Q. With reference to ‘Index on the life cycle of a working woman’ consider the following statements:
1.The index is released by the United Nations.
2.As pe the index, India has done well in ensuring women’s pay in the jobs and pensions.
Select the correct statement using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: D

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 2 are incorrect. Index on the life cycle of a working woman has been released by the World Bank. As per the index, India lags behind when it comes to laws affecting women’s pay, pension and work after having children, constraints on women starting and running a business, gender differences in property and inheritance.