Our Census, Our Future

CENSUS 2011

PROVISIONAL POPULATION TOTALS

Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India Ministry of Home Affairs 31st March 2011

CENSUS 2011
• Census 2011 is the 15th Census of India since 1872 • Census 2011 was held in two phases: • Houselisting & Housing Census (April to September 2010) • Population Enumeration (9th to 28th February 2011) • Reference Date: 0:00 Hours of 1st March 2011 • In Snow Bound areas the Population Enumeration was conducted from 11th to 30th September 2010 • Reference Date: 0:00 Hours of 1st October 2010

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CENSUS 2011
Number of Administrative Units in Census 2011 States/UTs Districts Sub-districts Towns Villages 35 640 5,924 7,936 6.41 lakh

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Some Facts about Census 2011 Cost Cost per person No. of Census Functionaries No. of Languages in which Schedules were canvassed No. of Languages in which Training Manuals prepared No. of Schedules Printed No. of Training Manuals Printed Paper Utilised Material Moved Rs. 22000 Mn Rs. 18.19 2.7 Mn 16 18 340 Mn 5.4 Mn 8,000 MTs 10,500 MTs

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What is Provisional Population?
• Provisional Population is arrived at by adding the Population as reported by each Enumerator for the Enumeration Block assigned to her/him • There could be errors in addition or there could be cases of omission/ duplication of Enumeration Blocks • The final population will be arrived at by scanning of Schedules, data processing and other checks • The Final Population is likely to be released next year

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Our Future .Population 6 Our Census.

5 million Males Females Males include ‘Males’ and ‘Others’ 7 Our Census.7 million 586. Our Future .Population Census 2011 (Provisional) Population Persons 1210.2 million 623.

64.23.99.14.55.01.69.15.346 23.436 49.02.21.93.64 17.37.422 62.12 17.93.00 8 0.01.248 58.248 1.14.87.21.24.19 18.01.54.37.99.69.37.64.828 17.174 62.174 % Growth Rate 21.02.986 9.87 25.01.00 2011 2011 1.Population 2001-2011 % Growth % Growth Difference Difference 2001-2011 2001-2011 18.12 2001 2001 Persons Males Persons Females Males Females 1.55.64 % Growth Rate of Population 20.23.00 15.346 53.22.090 1.14.65.14.22.37.19 17.64 18.54.436 53.986 8.158 18.00 Years 1981-1991 1991-2001 2001-2011 Our Census.65.00 10.828 9.158 8.54 17. Our Future .090 49.00 5.422 58.87.15.24.

Our Future .INDIA compared to 9 other most populous countries in the world 9 Our Census.

Brazil.3 million)! 10 Our Census. Pakistan. Indonesia.S.. is almost equal to the combined population of U. at 1210.2 million.Population Highlights • The population of India has increased by more than 181 million during the decade 2001-2011 • The absolute addition is slightly lower than the population of Brazil. Bangladesh and Japan put together (1214.A. the fifth most populous country in the world! • The population of India. Our Future .

Our Future .Share of different States in India’s population 11 Our Census.

Population 2001 2011 12 Our Census. Our Future .

Our Future .Population 1901 .2011 13 Our Census.

64 percent 14 Our Census.a decrease of 3.90 percentage points from 21. Our Future . • The percentage decadal growth during 2001-2011 has registered the sharpest decline since Independence .Population Highlights • 2001-2011 is the first decade (with the exception of 19111921) which has actually added lesser population compared to the previous decade.54 to 17.

is greater than the population of USA 15 Our Census.Population Highlights • Uttar Pradesh (200 million) is the most populous State in the country . Our Future . • Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra (312 million).population is more than the population of Brazil.

533 Bottom 5 States/UTs Lakshadweep Daman & Diu D.911 3.95.72.38.13.81.688 16 Our Census. & N.65.23.42. & N. Haveli A.736 8.42.637 9. Our Future .04.853 3.972 10.79. Islands Sikkim 64.Largest and the Smallest States/UTs Top 5 States/UTs Uttar Pradesh Maharashtra Bihar West Bengal Andhra Pradesh 19.47.944 6.477 11.07.46.429 2.

089 17 Our Census.131 Bottom 2 Districts Dibang Valley (Arunachal Pradesh) Anjaw (Arunachal Pradesh) 7.54.00. Our Future .10.Districts Ranked as per Population 2011 Top 2 Districts Thane (Maharashtra) North Twenty Four Parganas (West Bengal) 1.948 1.852 21.82.

30%) 18 Our Census.62% to 25.07%) • West Bengal (17.93%) • Andhra Pradesh (14.10%) • Madhya Pradesh (24.99%) • Bihar (28.85% to 20.2011 • The percentage decadal growth rates of the six most populous States have declined during 2001. Our Future .Population Growth 2001 .09%) • Maharashtra (22.59% to 11.26% to 20.73% to 15.77% to 13.2011 compared to 1991-2001: • Uttar Pradesh (25.

Jharkhand.2011 *EAG States: UP. Rajasthan. Our Future . Uttarakhand.Population Growth 2001 . Madhya Pradesh. Bihar. there is a significant fall in the growth rate of population in the EAG States after decades of stagnation. 19 Our Census. Chhattisgarh and Orissa For the first time.

5 percent per annum during 2001-2011. 15 States/UTs with a share of about 42% during the period 1991-2001 • 15 States/UTs have grown by less than 1. while the number of such States/UTs was only 4 during the previous decade. Our Future .Population Growth • During 2001-2011. as many as 25 States/UTs with a share of about 85% of the country’s population registered an annual growth rate of less than 2% as compared to. 20 Our Census.

Our Future .Growth of population 2001 2011 21 Our Census.

50 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Nagaland % Growth -0. Our Future .86 22 Our Census.54 Kerala 4.States/UTs ranked as per % Growth of Population 2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Dadra & Nagar Haveli Daman & Diu % Growth 55.47 53.

Districts ranked as per % Growth of Population 2011 Top 2 Districts District Kurung Kumey (Arunachal Pradesh) Yanam (Puducherry) % Growth 111. Our Future .01 77.39 -30.15 Bottom 2 Districts District Longleng (Nagaland) Kiphire (Nagaland) % Growth -58.54 23 Our Census.

Population (0-6 years) 24 .

89.56.128 8.395 15.80 16.267 7.58.135 7.37.48. Our Future .Population (0-6 years) 2001-2011 2001 Persons Males Females 2011 Difference -50.08 -2.152 25 Our Census.08.29.132 -29.38.287 8.108 -20.50.42 -3.88.29.87.91.976 % Growth -3.52.37.

there are five States and Union Territories in the country that are yet to reach the one hundred thousand mark.7 million).5 million) and Rajasthan (10.5 million) constitute 52% Children in the age group of 0-6 years.8 million (-5 million since 2001) • Twenty States and Union Territories now have over one million children in the age group 0-6 years. Bihar (18. Madhya Pradesh (10. Maharashtra (12. Our Future . 26 Our Census. On the other extreme.8 million).Population (0-6 years) Highlights • The total number of children in the age-group 0-6 is 158.6 million). • Uttar Pradesh (29.

Our Future .1 percent while the corresponding figure in 2001 was 15. • The proportion of Child Population in the age group of 0-6 years to total Population is indicative of fall/rise in fertility 27 Our Census.Population (0-6 years) Highlights • The proportion of Child Population in the age group of 0-6 years to total Population is 13.3 percent compared to 2001. • The share of children in the EAG States. at 53.2% in 2011 has increased by about 1.9 percent.8 points. The decline has been to the extent of 2.

Our Future .Proportion of child population in age group 0-6 2001 2011 28 Our Census.

Our Future .65 29 Our Census.47 Bottom 2 Districts District Kolkata (West Bengal) Pathanamthitta (Kerala) Proportion (0-6 )years 6.69 7.50 22.Districts ranked as per Proportion of Population (0-6 years) 2011 Top 2 Districts District Kupwara (Jammu & Kashmir) West Khasi Hills (Meghalaya) Proportion (0-6 )years 22.

Sex Ratio 30 .Gender Composition .

5 933 51.74 48. Our Future .26 623.2 496.7 586.Gender Composition of Population 2011 2001 Population (in mn) Proportion (in %) 2011 (Provisional) Population (in mn) Proportion (in %) Males Females Sex Ratio 532.4 940 51.54 48.46 31 Our Census.

Bihar & Gujarat) have shown decline in Sex Ratio as compared to Census 2001. Our Future .Gender Composition of Population 2011 • Overall Sex ratio at the National level has increased by 7 points since Census 2001 to reach 940 at Census 2011 • This is the highest Sex Ratio recorded since Census 1971 and a shade lower than 1961 • Increase in Sex Ratio is observed in 29 States/UTs • Three major States (J&K. 32 Our Census.

Our Future .Sex Ratio 2001 2011 33 Our Census.

Our Future .States/UTs ranked as per Sex Ratio 2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Kerala Puducherry Sex Ratio 1.084 1.038 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Daman & Diu Dadra & Nagar Haveli Sex Ratio 618 775 * Sex Ratio is defined as the Number of females per 1000 males 34 Our Census.

142 Bottom 2 Districts District Daman (Daman & Diu) Leh (Ladakh) (Jammu & Kashmir) Sex Ratio 533 583 * Sex Ratio is defined as the Number of females per 1000 males 35 Our Census. Our Future .176 1.Districts ranked as per Sex Ratio 2011 Top 2 Districts District Mahe (Puducherry) Almora (Uttarakhand) Sex Ratio 1.

0 78.Child Sex Ratio (0-6 years) 2001 Population (0-6) (in mn) Proportion (0-6) (in %) 2011 (Provisional) Population (0-6) (in mn) Proportion (0-6) (in %) Males Females Sex Ratio 85.89 48.24 47.11 82. Our Future .9 75.76 The Child Sex Ratio at India level (914) is lowest since Independence 36 Our Census.8 927 51.8 914 52.

Sex Ratio and Child Sex Ratio (0-6 yrs) . Our Future . decline in Child Sex Ratio (0-6) has been unabated since 1961 census 37 Our Census.INDIA : (1961 to 2011) Whereas overall Sex Ratio has shown improvement since 1991.

the Child Sex Ratio show decline over Census 2001 38 Our Census. Himachal Pradesh. Our Future . Tamil Nadu.Sex Ratio (0-6 years) Highlights • Increasing trend in the Child Sex Ratio (0-6) seen in Punjab. Mizoram and A & N Islands • In all remaining 27 States/UTs. Gujarat. Haryana.

Child Sex Ratio in Age Group 0-6 2001 2011 39 Our Census. Our Future .

States/UTs ranked as per Sex Ratio (0-6 years) 2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Mizoram Meghalaya (0-6 years) Sex Ratio 971 970 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Haryana Punjab (0-6 years) Sex Ratio 830 846 * Sex Ratio is defined as the Number of females per 1000 males 40 Our Census. Our Future .

013 1. Our Future .005 District Bottom 2 Districts Sex Ratio (0-6) 774 778 Jhajjar (Haryana) Mahendragarh (Haryana) * Sex Ratio is defined as the Number of females per 1000 males 41 Our Census.Districts ranked as per Sex Ratio (0-6) 2011 Top 2 Districts District Lahul & Spiti (Himachal Pradesh) Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh) Sex Ratio (0-6) 1.

Status of Literacy 42 .

00.42.82 31.940 22. Our Future .77.357 33.Literates 2001-2011 2001 Persons Males Females 2011 Difference % Growth 38.00.71.31.358 11.822 44.41.84.69.53.65.762 10.98 49.10 56.941 33.179 77.03.81.50.76.54.42.07.120 21.001 43 Our Census.

Effective Literacy Rate 2001-2011 2001 Persons Males Females 64.8 44 Our Census.26 53.67 2011 Difference 74.9 11.2 6. Our Future .04 82.83 75.14 65.46 9.

04 per cent in 2011 showing an increase of 9.Literacy Status: Highlights • As per provisional population totals of Census 2011. 45 • Our Census.83 per cent in 2001 to 74. Literacy rate has gone up from 64. literates constitute 74 per cent of the total population aged seven and above and illiterates form 26 per cent. Our Future .21 percentage points.

Literacy Status: Highlights • The literacy rate for males and females works out to 82.001 outnumber male 107. female 110.79 percentage points respectively.14 per cent and 65.940. The increase in literacy rate in males and females during 2001-2011 is in the order of 6.069.46 per cent respectively.700.631.88 and 11. Our Future . 46 Our Census. • It is encouraging to note that out of total of 217.941 literates added during the decade.

Mizoram. 47 Our Census.122.Literacy Status: Highlights • A significant milestone reached in Census 2011 is that a decline of 31. Tripura.847 among illiterates is noted.196. • Out of total decrease of 31. Lakshadweep.847 in number of illiterates. Chandigarh. Daman & Diu.197 outnumber males 14.074. the target set by the Planning Commission to be achieved by 20112012. NCT of Delhi and Andaman & Nicobar Islands have achieved literacy rate of above 85 per cent. the female 17. • Ten States and Union Territories viz. Kerala. Goa. Our Future . Puducherry..196.650.

Kerala and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Lakshadweep. • The States/Union Territories which have achieved malefemale gap in literacy rate of 10 percentage points or less are Chandigarh. Meghalaya. Tripura. Mizoram.68 percentage points in 2011. Nagaland.Literacy Status: Highlights • The gap of 21. Planning Commission has set up target of reducing this gap to 10 percentage points by the year 2011-2012.59 percentage points recorded between male and female literacy rates in 2001 Census has reduced to 16. 48 Our Census. Our Future .

Effective Literacy 2001 2011 49 Our Census. Our Future .

Effective Male Literacy 2001 2011 50 Our Census. Our Future .

Effective Female Literacy 2001 2011 51 Our Census. Our Future .

28 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Bihar Arunachal Pradesh Literacy Rate 63.Ranking of States/UTs-Literacy Rate-2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Kerala Lakshadweep Literacy Rate 93.91 92.95 52 Our Census. Our Future .82 66.

Districts ranked as per Literacy Rate 2011 Top 2 Districts District Serchhip (Mizoram) Aizawl (Mizoram) Literacy Rate 98.76 98.22 41.50 Bottom 2 Districts District Alirajpur (Madhya Pradesh) Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) Literacy Rate 37. Our Future .58 53 Our Census.

km. 54 Our Census. Our Future .Density of Population 2001-2011 2001 Density 325 2011 382 Difference 57 % Difference 17.5 *Density is defined as the Number of persons per sq.

Density of Population 2001 2011 55 Our Census. Our Future .

252 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Arunachal Pradesh A.297 9. & N. Islands Density 17 46 *Density is defined as the Number of persons per sq.Ranking of States/UTs as per Population Density-2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs NCT of Delhi Chandigarh Density 11. km. Our Future . 56 Our Census.

903 Bottom 5 Districts District Dibang Valley (Arunachal Pradesh) Samba (Jammu & Kashmir) Density 1 2 *Density is defined as the Number of persons per sq. km.Districts ranked as per Population Density 2011 Top 2 Districts District North East (NCT of Delhi) Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Density 37. 57 Our Census.346 26. Our Future .

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