If the problem persists, please try again in a little while. Recent Studies on Socio-Cultural Background of Son Preference and Neglect of Daughters Recent studies have revealed that, in South Asia, we have inherited the cultural legacy of strong son-preference among all communities, religious groups and citizens of varied socio-economic backgrounds.
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Census Year Sex Ratio Decadal change Total Rural Urban - - - - - -8 - - -9 - - -5 - - -5 1 -5 4 -7 6 History Today, Vol. She is neglected from the womb to tomb, the girl children have been labeled as the 'most wasted asset'.