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Baseline Study of Socio-economic Status of Mahadalits in Bihar

For UNICEF Bihar, the study was undertaken to assess the socio-economic status of Mahadalits and other SCs in Bihar. A first- of- its-kind of the study was conducted using mixed methods approach. A comprehensive listing of households was done Anthropometric measurement for capturing the nutritional status of children as well as iodine testing in cooking salts were other components of the study.