Research Article

Incidence of Child Labour and Child Schooling in India: Pattern and Determinants

Table 2

Incidence of child labour in India by region and sex, 2004-05.

RegionGenderAge groupTotal number of sample children in NSS = 𝑁 c h Number of child labour in sample = 𝐿 Incidence of child labour, 𝐼 ( 𝐿 ) = ( 𝐿 / 𝑁 c h ) ∗ 100

RuralMale5–924315490.2
10–142498113495.4
Female5–921899250.1
10–142188210724.9

UrbanMale5–910835220.2
10–14117705184.4
Female5–99817110.1
10–14107962592.4