Ramesh B.M.


Ramesh B M is a demographer by training, he has more than two decade of experience in teaching, research, programme implementation, monitoring and evaluation in the field of demography, maternal, newborn and child health, and HIV/AIDS.

He has pioneered several tools and methods for evidence-based planning such as geographical mapping of HRGs, management information systems for peer educators and programme managers, and polling booth surveys to measure programme outcomes.

He is among the first coordinators of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-1992-93), the largest household survey conducted in India. He earned his PhD in Demography from Bombay University.