Masculine Sex Ratio

Some articles on masculine sex ratio, sex:

Crime In India - Crimes Against Women - Female Infanticides and Sex Selective Abortions
... India has a highly masculine sex ratio, the chief reason being that many women die before reaching adulthood ... Tribal societies in India have a less masculine sex ratio than all other caste groups ... It is therefore suggested by many experts, that the highly masculine sex ratio in India can be attributed to female infanticides and sex-selective abortions ...

Famous quotes containing the words ratio and/or masculine:

    People are lucky and unlucky not according to what they get absolutely, but according to the ratio between what they get and what they have been led to expect.
    Samuel Butler (1835–1902)

    But after the intimacy-inducing rituals of puberty, boys who would be men are told we must go it alone, we must achieve our heroism as the Lone Ranger, we must see the other men as threats to our masculine mastery, as objects of competition.
    Frank Pittman (20th century)