Adolescent : 10 – 19youth : 15 - 24young people : 10 -24 adol health com fogsi - 2009-11 3 • physical adolescents : some facts and perceptions• adolescents between 10-19 years make up one fifth of india's population and also a potential group for contracting hiv iron rich sources 26 healthy. Adolescents (10-19 years) youth (15-24 years) in 2011, every 10th adolescent and 7th youth in india are illiterates as against every 5th adolescent and 9th youth in the world literacy rates in eag & non-eag states/uts.
Adolescents and youth in india highlights from census 2011 dr c chandramouli registrar general & census commissioner, india today, every fifth person in india is an adolescent (10-19 years) and every third – a young person (10-24 years) investing in this segment of population is the. Effect of integration of supplemental nutrition with public health programmes in pregnancy and early childhood on cardiovascular risk in rural indian adolescents : disease in adolescents born within an earlier community trial of nutritional supplementation offered to pregnant women and young children10.
An estimated 5 million [43 million – 59 million] young people aged 15–24 were living with hiv in 2009, a 12 per cent reduction since 2001 and an estimated 2 million [18 million – 24 million] adolescents aged 10 - 19 were living with hiv in 2009, 65% of them adolescent girls new infections in young people.
Adolescence : 10 – 19 years early adolescence : 10 – 13 years middle adolescence : 14 – 16 years late adolescence : 17 – 19 years youth : 15 – 24 years young people :10 - 24 years challenges in adolescent development and health in india: 45% of adolescent girls under nourished 20% of adolescent boys under.