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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