Shares the Knowledge !

Population Census 2011

India's population has jumped to 1.21 billion, an increase of more than 181 million during 2001-11, according to provisional data of Census 2011

Males stood at 623.7 million and

Females at 586.5 million.

The percentage growth in 2001-11 was 17.64 — males 17.19 and females 18.12.

India's population accounts for 17.5 per cent of the world's.

Uttar Pradesh is the most populous State with 199 million people, followed by Maharashtra with 112 million people.

Lakshadweep is the least populated at 64,429 people.

The overall sex ratio nationwide has increased by seven percentage points to 940 against 933 in Census 2001.

Kerala with 1,084 has the highest sex ratio followed by Puducherry with 1,038.

With 618, Daman and Diu has the lowest ratio.



Post a Comment

Upsc - Civils Preparation

Exam Strategy
Tips and Tricks
Preparation and Guidance
Optional Subjects - Preparation
Optional Subjects - Guidance
Many more >>

Bank Exams Preparation

Bank, Currency, Money, RBI,
Budget, Planning, Stock Exchange
Insurance, Taxation, International Organizations
Economic Issues, Fiscal Policy, Committee or Commissions
Many more >>

Computer Knowledge

History, Generations, Terminology
Hardware, Software, Internet
Networks, Shortcut Keys
Many more >>

Interview Preparation

General Do's and Don'ts in Interview
Entry and Dressing up
How to prepare?, Qualities judged
Many more >>