Tessy Thomas, also known as ‘India’s Missile Woman’ is the first woman scientist to head a missile project in India.
|Maternal mortality (per 100,000)||174|
|Women in parliament||14.5%|
|Women over 25 with secondary education||39% [M: 63.5%]|
|Women in labour force||27.2% [M: 78.8%]|
|Gender Inequality Index-2017|
|Rank||127th out of 160|
|Global Gender Gap Index|