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India SRS Bulletin 1997


General Info
India (IND)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1997 - 12/1997
Series or system 
India Sample Registration System (SRS)
Data type
Vital registration:
  • Verbal autospy

This bulletin, based on the Sample Registration System (SRS), contains data on: 1) estimated birth, death, natural growth, and infant mortality rates; 2) ninety-five percent confidence limits (lower and upper limits) for birth, death, and infant mortality rates; 3) death and infant mortality rates by sex and residence. The report also includes 4) the distribution of sample maternal deaths by causes and per cent distribution of total maternal death for India and bigger states. Verbal autopsy (VA) was used for collecting causes of maternal deaths.

Publication year 
Suggested citation 

Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner (India). India SRS Bulletin 1997. New Delhi, India: Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner (India), 1999.