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India is a diversified country with a blend of people living in urban, rural & tribal areas. According to NFHS-3, 46.6% tribal females had Body Mass Index (BMI) below 18.5, indicating chronic energy deficiency. Birhor tribe is one of the PVTGs of West Bengal. Based on this background this study intends to evaluate the nutritional status of the Birhor females of Purulia district, West Bengal.