Dr Anjana A
Department of Demography, University of Kerala, Kariavattom, Thiruvananthapuram- 695581, Kerala, India
Address for Communication:
Bhoomika, Sasthavattom, Kattaikonam PO, Thiruvananthapuram- 695584, Kerala, India
2012 - Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD.), Demography, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, India 2004 - Master of Philosophy (MPhil.), Demography, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, India 2003 - Master of Science, Demography, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, India.
Research Fellow in Population Research Centre, University of Kerala. Research Assistant in Department of Demography
Dr P. Mohanachandran Nair, Dr Asha T Chacko and Dr Anjana A, “Age at Marriage in India – Levels and Trends : 1971-2011” in the book “Population Dynamics and Health Issues in India” edited by Dr Ulimiri V Somayajulu, Dr V K Tiwari, Dr Jeetendra Yadav, Dr KVR Subrahmanyam published by Mount Hill Publishing Company (2022) (ISBN: 978-93-85623-83-7) Anjana A, “Living Arrangement and Wellbeing of Elderly Females in Kerala, India” in the Proceedings of the First International Research Conference - 2020 on “Population and Sustainable Development” by Department of Demography, University of Colombo, SriLanka. (ISSN 2478 – 0278) Anjana A and Neethumol.S.S, “Religious Demographics in Kerala”, in Janasamkhya, Vol.XXXVI – VII, 2018-19.(ISSN 0971- 698 X) Dr P.Mohanachandran Nair and Dr Anjana A, “Subjective Wellbeing of Elders in Kerala” in Help Age India Research & Development Journal, Vol.23, No.2, May 2017.(ISSN: 0972-0227) S.Irudaya Rajan and Anjana A, “Disability Free Life Expectancy Among the Elderly” in the book “India’s Aged – Needs and Vulnerabilities” edited by Udaya S. Mishra and S. Irudaya Rajan published by Orient Blackswan Private Limited (2017). Anjana A and P.Mohanachandran Nair, “Healthy Life Expectancy Among the Elderly”, in Janasamkhya, Vol.XXXIII, 2015. (ISSN 091- 698 X) Anjana A and Asha T Chacko, “Prevalence and Correlates of Functional Limitation Among Elderly in Kerala” in the International Journal of Physical and Social Science, Vol.5, Issue 8, August 2015. (ISSN: 2249 – 5894) Arya O U and Anjana A, “Growth and Structure of Workforce in Kerala: Based on 2001 and 2011 Census” in the International Journal of Contemporary Research in Social Science, Vol.1, No.4, February 2015. (ISSN 2641-0249) Anjana A and P.Mohanachandran Nair, “Determinants of Quality of life in Later Years”, in Janasamkhya, Vol. XXX & XXXII, 2012-14. (ISSN 091- 698 X) Anjana A, “Ageing in Kerala: An Overview” in “FRONTIERS” – International Research Journal in Science, Technology and Development, Vol.1, No.1, January 2014
January 2013 – Till date: Assistant Professor, Department of Demography, University of Kerala, India August 2007- March 2008 & October 2008 – March 2009: Research Fellow in Population Research Centre, University of Kerala. During 2005 - 2006: Research Assistant in the project entitled “A Study on Abortions in Kerala: A Qualitative Assessment”, at Department of Demography, University of Kerala, India, sponsored by ICSSR, Government of India.
Area of Specialization
Ageing, Mortality, Reproductive Health, Technical Demography
Membership of other Professional Associations
Association of Gerontology Indian Association for Social Sciences and Health (IASSH)