ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Working Force in 1971 Census-Some Exercises on Provisional Results

however, even the male figures look like gross understatements of the true size of the working force. This will be obvious if we look at the crude participation rates revealed by the 1961 and 1971 Censuses. While the crude participation rate for males and females together declined from 42,98 per cent to -13.54 per cent over the decade, for males the decline was slight

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