Geography

The only state in India that shows an excess of females over males is_________.


ANSWER

Kerala


SOLUTION

In rural India, sex ration is higher at 946 while in the urban areas there are only 900 females per thousand male populations. Migration of males to urban areas could be one of the reasons for lower sex ration in urban areas. Only Kerala and Pondicherry have sex ratio in favor of females for all the areas, Manipur has preponderance of females in urban areas (1009).

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