NCAER was the author of the first all India Science Report in 2005. In that vain, the recent Youth Readership survey of 2009 included among other things a number of questions regarding the science culture of Indian Youth. The paper will present results from these questions, and compare the different regions of India on the relationship between science culture and readership activities of its youth.

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Literacy and attitudes measure in the context of India's youth readership survey 2009

Rajesh Shukla   NCAER

Amit Sharma   NCAER

NCAER was the author of the first all India Science Report in 2005. In that vain, the recent Youth Readership survey of 2009 included among other things a number of questions regarding the science culture of Indian Youth. The paper will present results from these questions, and compare the different regions of India on the relationship between science culture and readership activities of its youth.

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