[Himachal GK] Himachal Pradesh Census - 2011

Himachal Pradesh Census - 2011 Details


Demography (Census 2011)

  • The total population of Himachal Pradesh is 6,864,602 which is 0.57%of the total population of India.
  • Urban population: 6, 88,552
  • Rural population: 6,176,050
  • Percentage of Urban population:10.03  
  • Percentage of Rural population: 89.97
  • Male population: 34811873 (50.72%)
  • Female population: 3382729 (49.28%)
  • Population density: 123 persons /sqkm.
  • Sex ratio (No. of females per 1000 males): 974
  • Population growth: 12.81%
  • Child population (0-6 year’s age group): 7, 77,898 (11.3%)  
  • Child Sex Ratio (0-6 year’s age group): 909
  • Population of Schedule Caste: 1,729,252 (25.2%)
  • Population of Schedule Tribe: 3, 92,126 (5.71%)
  • Decennial growth rate: 12.94%
  • Literacy Rate: 83.78%
  • Male Literacy rate: 90.83%
  • Female Literacy rate: 76.60%
  • Highest Literate District : Hamirpur (89.01%)
  • Lowest Literate District : Chamba (73.19%)
  • Biggest District (Area wise) : Lahaul-Spiti
  • Smallest District (Area wise) : Hamirpur
  • Highest Populated District (Density) : Hamirpur
  • Lowest Populated District (Density) : Lahaul-Spiti 

Administration (Census 2011)

  • Districts: 12
  • Sub-divisions: 52
  • Towns: 59
  • Zila Parishad: 12
  • Nagar Nigam: 1
  • Nagar Parishad: 20
  • Nagar Panchayats: 23
  • Tehsils: 75
  • Sub-tehsils: 34
  • Developments Blocks: 75
  • Rajya Sabha Seats: 3
  • Lok Sabha Seats: 4
  • Assembly Seats: 68
  • Municipal Corporation: 1
  • Municipal Council: 25   

District Wise Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio  of HImachal Pradesh 2011

Sr .N
District
Sex Ratio
Literacy Rate (%)
1.        
Kangra
1013
86.49
2.        
Mandi
1012
82.81
3.        
Shimla
916
84.55
4.        
Solan
884
85.02
5.        
Sirmour
915
79.98
6.        
Una
977
87.23
7.        
Chamba
989
73.19
8.        
Hamirpur
1096
89.01
9.        
Kullu
950
80.14
10.    
Bilaspur
981
85.67
11.    
Kinnaur
818
80.77
12.    
Lahaul-Spiti
915
77.24

Himachal Pradesh
974
83.77


Highlights of Himachal Pradesh’s Population Census 2011

  1. Himachal Pradesh has a total population of 68, 56, 509 which is only 0.57% of India’s population, placing the state 21st Position and recorded a growth of 12.81%.
  2. The state also recorded Improved Literacy of  83.78% and Gender ratio at 974/1000.
  3. 2011 census put Himachal Pradesh 21st on the population chart Followed by Tripura on 22nd place.
  4. Lahaul-Spiti Recorded a decline in the grow rate by minus.
  5. 10% while highest jump in the sex ratio was seen of 114 points against 802 in 2001, now up at 916 points. The decline in population tribal district is attributed to large scale migration.

1 comment:

  1. sir from where can i download hp census?

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