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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Population 6 Our Census. Our Future .

7 million 586.Population Census 2011 (Provisional) Population Persons 1210.2 million 623.5 million Males Females Males include ‘Males’ and ‘Others’ 7 Our Census. Our Future .

02.346 53.00 10.93.54.65.174 62.00 Years 1981-1991 1991-2001 2001-2011 Our Census.422 62.37.24.436 53.87.99.986 9.54.37.986 8.99.00 15.64 % Growth Rate of Population 20.158 18.00 8 0.69.00 5.21.01.15.174 % Growth Rate 21.14.14.22.090 49.828 9.12 17.422 58.01.24.19 18.436 49.01.14.87 25.64 18.248 58.37.69.12 2001 2001 Persons Males Persons Females Males Females 1.248 1.64.Population 2001-2011 % Growth % Growth Difference Difference 2001-2011 2001-2011 18.346 23.02.37.87.14.23.828 17.93.00 2011 2011 1.64.22.23.54 17.21.01.64 17.158 8.090 1.55.19 17.65.55.15. Our Future .

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

2 million. Indonesia. Bangladesh and Japan put together (1214. at 1210.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.3 million)! 10 Our Census. the fifth most populous country in the world! • The population of India.S. Pakistan.A.. Our Future . is almost equal to the combined population of U. Brazil.

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

Our Future .Population 2001 2011 12 Our Census.

Population 1901 . Our Future .2011 13 Our Census.

90 percentage points from 21.54 to 17.64 percent 14 Our Census. • 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. Our Future .a decrease of 3.

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

13.736 8.47. & N.38. Islands Sikkim 64. Our Future .81.853 3.Largest and the Smallest States/UTs Top 5 States/UTs Uttar Pradesh Maharashtra Bihar West Bengal Andhra Pradesh 19.04.429 2.944 6.72.07. & N.95.688 16 Our Census.79.972 10.637 9.533 Bottom 5 States/UTs Lakshadweep Daman & Diu D.46.477 11. Haveli A.42.911 3.42.65.23.

948 1.82.Districts Ranked as per Population 2011 Top 2 Districts Thane (Maharashtra) North Twenty Four Parganas (West Bengal) 1.852 21. Our Future .131 Bottom 2 Districts Dibang Valley (Arunachal Pradesh) Anjaw (Arunachal Pradesh) 7.54.00.089 17 Our Census.10.

Our Future .Population Growth 2001 .09%) • Maharashtra (22.59% to 11.73% to 15.26% to 20.77% to 13.93%) • Andhra Pradesh (14.2011 • The percentage decadal growth rates of the six most populous States have declined during 2001.07%) • West Bengal (17.30%) 18 Our Census.62% to 25.10%) • Madhya Pradesh (24.85% to 20.99%) • Bihar (28.2011 compared to 1991-2001: • Uttar Pradesh (25.

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

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.Population Growth • 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. Our Future .5 percent per annum during 2001-2011. 20 Our Census. while the number of such States/UTs was only 4 during the previous decade.

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

Our Future .54 Kerala 4.86 22 Our Census.50 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Nagaland % Growth -0.47 53.States/UTs ranked as per % Growth of Population 2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Dadra & Nagar Haveli Daman & Diu % Growth 55.

15 Bottom 2 Districts District Longleng (Nagaland) Kiphire (Nagaland) % Growth -58.01 77.Districts ranked as per % Growth of Population 2011 Top 2 Districts District Kurung Kumey (Arunachal Pradesh) Yanam (Puducherry) % Growth 111.54 23 Our Census.39 -30. Our Future .

Population (0-6 years) 24 .

50.976 % Growth -3.135 7.29.Population (0-6 years) 2001-2011 2001 Persons Males Females 2011 Difference -50.08 -2.58.08.395 15. Our Future .132 -29.80 16.267 7.42 -3.108 -20.91.37.38.287 8.128 8.89.52.87.37.88.152 25 Our Census.48.56.29.

Bihar (18.5 million) and Rajasthan (10. Our Future . • Uttar Pradesh (29. 26 Our Census.8 million (-5 million since 2001) • Twenty States and Union Territories now have over one million children in the age group 0-6 years.5 million) constitute 52% Children in the age group of 0-6 years.7 million).Population (0-6 years) Highlights • The total number of children in the age-group 0-6 is 158. Maharashtra (12. there are five States and Union Territories in the country that are yet to reach the one hundred thousand mark. On the other extreme.8 million). Madhya Pradesh (10.6 million).

Our Future . • 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. The decline has been to the extent of 2.Population (0-6 years) Highlights • The proportion of Child Population in the age group of 0-6 years to total Population is 13.8 points.9 percent.1 percent while the corresponding figure in 2001 was 15.2% in 2011 has increased by about 1.3 percent compared to 2001. at 53. • The share of children in the EAG States.

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

65 29 Our Census.69 7. Our Future .50 22.47 Bottom 2 Districts District Kolkata (West Bengal) Pathanamthitta (Kerala) Proportion (0-6 )years 6.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 .

2 496.7 586.5 933 51. Our Future .4 940 51.54 48.74 48.46 31 Our Census.26 623.Gender Composition of Population 2011 2001 Population (in mn) Proportion (in %) 2011 (Provisional) Population (in mn) Proportion (in %) Males Females Sex Ratio 532.

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. Bihar & Gujarat) have shown decline in Sex Ratio as compared to Census 2001. 32 Our Census.

Our Future .Sex Ratio 2001 2011 33 Our Census.

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. Our Future .084 1.States/UTs ranked as per Sex Ratio 2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Kerala Puducherry Sex Ratio 1.

176 1. Our Future .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.Districts ranked as per Sex Ratio 2011 Top 2 Districts District Mahe (Puducherry) Almora (Uttarakhand) Sex Ratio 1.

11 82.8 914 52.24 47.9 75.76 The Child Sex Ratio at India level (914) is lowest since Independence 36 Our Census. Our Future .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 48.0 78.8 927 51.

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.Sex Ratio and Child Sex Ratio (0-6 yrs) . Our Future .

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

Our Future .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.

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) 1.013 1. Our Future .

Status of Literacy 42 .

179 77.42.69.822 44.00.940 22.50.31.54.357 33.03.Literates 2001-2011 2001 Persons Males Females 2011 Difference % Growth 38.84.358 11.65. Our Future .42.82 31.41.53.76.77.941 33.120 21.762 10.10 56.00.001 43 Our Census.71.07.81.98 49.

14 65.2 6.83 75.9 11. Our Future .67 2011 Difference 74.Effective Literacy Rate 2001-2011 2001 Persons Males Females 64.8 44 Our Census.26 53.04 82.46 9.

45 • Our Census.04 per cent in 2011 showing an increase of 9.21 percentage points. literates constitute 74 per cent of the total population aged seven and above and illiterates form 26 per cent. Our Future .Literacy Status: Highlights • As per provisional population totals of Census 2011. Literacy rate has gone up from 64.83 per cent in 2001 to 74.

The increase in literacy rate in males and females during 2001-2011 is in the order of 6.14 per cent and 65.79 percentage points respectively.940. Our Future .631.700. 46 Our Census.941 literates added during the decade.069.46 per cent respectively. female 110.001 outnumber male 107.Literacy Status: Highlights • The literacy rate for males and females works out to 82. • It is encouraging to note that out of total of 217.88 and 11.

Puducherry.196.847 among illiterates is noted. Daman & Diu. Chandigarh.197 outnumber males 14. Goa.. the target set by the Planning Commission to be achieved by 20112012. Tripura.196.650. 47 Our Census. • Out of total decrease of 31.847 in number of illiterates. Our Future . • Ten States and Union Territories viz.Literacy Status: Highlights • A significant milestone reached in Census 2011 is that a decline of 31. the female 17. NCT of Delhi and Andaman & Nicobar Islands have achieved literacy rate of above 85 per cent. Mizoram.074. Kerala.122. Lakshadweep.

Tripura. Our Future .Literacy Status: Highlights • The gap of 21. Nagaland. Lakshadweep. Meghalaya.59 percentage points recorded between male and female literacy rates in 2001 Census has reduced to 16. • The States/Union Territories which have achieved malefemale gap in literacy rate of 10 percentage points or less are Chandigarh.68 percentage points in 2011. Kerala and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. 48 Our Census. Planning Commission has set up target of reducing this gap to 10 percentage points by the year 2011-2012. Mizoram.

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.

28 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Bihar Arunachal Pradesh Literacy Rate 63. Our Future .82 66.Ranking of States/UTs-Literacy Rate-2011 Top 2 States/UTs States/UTs Kerala Lakshadweep Literacy Rate 93.95 52 Our Census.91 92.

50 Bottom 2 Districts District Alirajpur (Madhya Pradesh) Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) Literacy Rate 37.Districts ranked as per Literacy Rate 2011 Top 2 Districts District Serchhip (Mizoram) Aizawl (Mizoram) Literacy Rate 98.58 53 Our Census.22 41.76 98. Our Future .

Our Future . km. 54 Our Census.5 *Density is defined as the Number of persons per sq.Density of Population 2001-2011 2001 Density 325 2011 382 Difference 57 % Difference 17.

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

Our Future . km. 56 Our Census. 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 11.252 Bottom 2 States/UTs States/UTs Arunachal Pradesh A.297 9. & N.

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.346 26. km. 57 Our Census. Our Future .Districts ranked as per Population Density 2011 Top 2 Districts District North East (NCT of Delhi) Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Density 37.

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