IMPORTANT DETAILS OF CENSUS 2011

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India’s 15 Census is organized in year of 2011. Census data was collected in 16 languages and training manual was prepared in 18 languages.The census was conducted in two phases. 

Here are The some important detail of census 2011
This was the 15th Census of India (7th Census after Independence).

1. Slogan – Our census, Our Future

2. Present Registrar General and Census

3. Commissioner – C. Chandra Mouli

4. India’s 1st Census – 1872

5. 2011 Census is – 15th Census

6. Total Population – 1,21,01,93,422

7. India’s Rank in population – 2nd with 17.5% (1st China with 19%)

8. Most Populous State – Uttar Pradesh

9. Least Populous State – Sikkim

10. Most Literate State – Kerala (93.9%)

11. Least Literate State – Bihar (63.82%)

12. National Sex Ratio – Female : Male (940 : 1000)

13. Highest Sex Ratio (State) – Kerala (1084 : 1000)

14. Lowest Sex Ratio (State) – Haryana

15. Highest Sex Ratio (UT) – Puducherry

16. Least Sex Ratio (UT) – Damn & Dayyu (61 : 1000)

17. Literacy of Male – 82.14%

18. Literacy of Female – 74.04%

19. Population Growth Rate – 17.64%

20. Highest fertility Rate – Meghalaya

21. Most literate union territory – Lakshadweep (92.2%)

22. Least literate Union Territory – Dadra Nagar & Haweli

23. Most Literate District – Serechhip (Mizoram)

24. Least Literate District – Dadra Naga & Haveli

25. Highest Density of Population – Bihar (1102 sq.km)

26. Lowest Density of Population – Arunachal Pradesh (17)

27. Total number of districts – 640

28. Highest Populous District – Thane (Mumbai)

29. 100% Literacy District – Palakkad (Kerala)

30. 100% Banking State – Kerala

31. 100% Banking District – Palakkad (Kerala)

32. Density of Population in India – 382 sq. km

33. Increase in population (during 2001-2011) – 181 million