Data Narratives

What data told us about India in 2022

Topics: Data, Economy

Our year-end special looking back at 2022 from the lens of data...

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By Akshi Chawla

28 December 2022

By Akshi Chawla

28 December 2022 | Data, Economy

Our year-end special looking back at 2022 from the lens of data Read more

By Akshi Chawla

11 November 2022 | Data, Hunger, Malnutrition

The Global Hunger Index, an international tool developed to track hunger, has its flaws and limitations. So, what are some other data sources that measure hunger and malnutrition, and what do they show? Read more

By Akshi Chawla

27 September 2022 | Crime, Law And Order, Prisoners

For every ten prisoners in India, only two have actually been convicted of a crime. The share of those under trial has been growing every year, and those awaiting trial are spending a longer time languishing in jails. Read more

By Akshi Chawla

13 September 2022 | Disease Burden, Health, NFHS, Smoking, Tobacco

Four out of every ten households in India have someone who smokes, which means that in addition to direct tobacco consumption, a large share of Indians is exposed to secondhand smoke. Read more

By Akshi Chawla

4 July 2022 | Gender, Health, Menstruation, NFHS, Period Poverty, SRHR, WASH

The use of hygienic methods of menstrual protection has seen a significant jump in recent years; however, the Covid-19 experience and sustained high use of cloth serve a cautionary tale. Read more