REVIEWING THE SOCIO-CULTURAL CAUSES OF INFANT MORTALITY IN PAKISTAN

  • Qasim Khan Bacha Khan University, Charsadda
Keywords: Infant, mortality, causes

Abstract

Children includes as an important portion of any society. This study aims to sociologically study numerous factors contributing to infant mortality. This is review article whereby Databases were searched to extract studies related to infant mortality in Pakistan. It is concluded that poverty, lack of health facilities, patriarchal culture, lack of education and awareness are the key causes of infant mortality in Pakistan.

Published
2019-07-10
How to Cite
Khan, Q. (2019). REVIEWING THE SOCIO-CULTURAL CAUSES OF INFANT MORTALITY IN PAKISTAN. Journal of Sociology, 3(1), 43-51. Retrieved from https://js.uoch.edu.pk/index.php/js/article/view/57
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Articles