Short Duration Migration in India: An Appraisal from Census 2001
AbstractThis paper tries to focus on the method to assess the magnitude of short/seasonal migration based on its broad characteristics. It attempts to analyse the contrasting characteristics of short duration and permanent migration. The study applies the widely recognised demographic technique of Parity Progression Ratio to measure the magnitude of short duration migrants. [Working Paper No. 442]. URL:[http://www.cds.edu/].
Download InfoIf you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by eSocialSciences in its series Working Papers with number id:3932.
Date of creation: Apr 2011
Date of revision:
Note: Institutional Papers
Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.esocialsciences.org
demographic; parity progression ratio; migrants; indian economy; livelihood generation; census 2001; employment; skills; Short-duration migration; Temporary migration; Seasonal migration; Circular migration; Employment; Wage rates; Occupation; Destination; Earnings; Economic activity;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
Please report citation or reference errors to , or , if you are the registered author of the cited work, log in to your RePEc Author Service profile, click on "citations" and make appropriate adjustments.:
- Vijay Korra, 2010. "Nature and Characteristics of Seasonal Labour Migration : A Case Study in Mahabubnagar District of Andhra Pradesh," Working Papers id:3182, eSocialSciences.
- Mitra, Arup & Murayama, Mayumi, 2008. "Rural to Urban Migration: A District Level Analysis for India," IDE Discussion Papers, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO) 137, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO).
- K.N. Nair & Antonyto Paul & Vineetha Menon, 2007. "Livelihood risks and coping strategies: A Case study in the agrarian village of Cherumad, Kerala," Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum Working Papers, Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum, India 394, Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum, India.
- Lipton, Michael, 1980. "Migration from rural areas of poor countries: The impact on rural productivity and income distribution," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 8(1), pages 1-24, January.
- S. Iruday Rajan & U.S Mishra, 2007. "Managing migration in the Philippines: Lessons for India," Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum Working Papers, Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum, India 393, Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum, India.
- S. Irudaya Rajan & Udaya S. Mishra, 2008. "Managing Migration in thePhilippines: Lessons for India," Working Papers id:1346, eSocialSciences.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Padma Prakash).
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.