April 24, 2017

Census 2011 bullet points

Here are some bullet points on 2011 census....

  •   1st census of India -1872

• Total population of India according to 2011 census- 121 crore

• The most populous state in India - Uttar Pradesh

• The least populous state in India- Sikkim

• The rate of growth of population of India according to 2011 census- 17.64 %

• State having the highest fertility rate in India- Meghalaya

• The percentage of world’s population having in India- 17.5 %

• Literacy Rate in India according to Census 2011- 74.04 %

• The most literate state in India - Kerala (93.9%)

• The least literate state in India - Bihar (63.82%)

• The most literate Union territory in India - Lakshadweep (92.2%)

• The least literate Union territory in India - Dadra and Nagar Haveli

• The most Literate districts of India - Serchhip (Mizoram)

• The least Literate districts of India - Alirajpur (Madhya Pradesh)

• Indian state has high density of population- Bihar (1106)

• Indian state has low density of population - Arunachal Pradesh (17)

• State in India has highest sex ratio - Kerala (1084/1000)

• State in India has lowest sex ratio- Haryana

• The Density of Population of India - 382

• The sex ratio of India - 940/1000

• Union territory has highest sex ratio - Pondicherry

• Union territory has lowest population - Lakshadweep

• The number of districts in India according to 2011 census- 640