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Volume 5 Issue 12
December-2018
eISSN: 2349-5162

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JETIREB06143

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1194-1202

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Development of Health Infrastructure in Tamil Nadu

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2349-5162

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"Development of Health Infrastructure in Tamil Nadu", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.5, Issue 12, page no.1194-1202, December 2018, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIREB06143.pdf

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Health is an important component of human development index. It contributes to the economic development of a country by increasing the productivity of labour, life expectancy, labour participation rate, etc. The government has initiated number of programmes to improve the health condition of the people at the national level and state level. These measures have eradicated many endemic deadly diseases, increased the longevity of the people, and reduced the maternal mortality and infant mortality rate. It becomes the primary objective of a welfare state like India. Akin to the national initiatives, the government of Tamil nadu has introduced many health programmes to increase the health care facilities to the people. During the study period, the government of Tamil nadu has invested huge amount on health care infrastructure by establishing large number of primary health centres and sub- centres, secondary and tertiary health infrastructures in the state apart from setting up of one medical colleges in every district and upgrading the district headquarter hospitals into a multi- speciality hospitals. The study found that there is a positive correlation between the expenditure of the state government on health sector and the creation of health infrastructure in the state of Tamil nadu.

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Primary Health Centre, Sub-Centre, Multi- Speciality Hospital, Infant Mortality Rate, Life Expectancy.

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"Development of Health Infrastructure in Tamil Nadu", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.5, Issue 12, page no. pp1194-1202, December 2018, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIREB06143.pdf

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Published Paper ID: JETIREB06143
Registration ID: 233832
Published In: Volume 5 | Issue 12 | Year December-2018
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Page No: 1194-1202
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

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"Development of Health Infrastructure in Tamil Nadu", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.5, Issue 12, page no. pp1194-1202, December 2018, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIREB06143.pdf




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