Arunachal Pradesh Population 2011
As per details from Census 2011, Arunachal Pradesh has population of 13.84 Lakhs, an increase from figure of 10.98 Lakh in 2001 census. Total population of Arunachal Pradesh as per 2011 census is 1,383,727 of which male and female are 713,912 and 669,815 respectively. In 2001, total population was 1,097,968 in which males were 579,941 while females were 518,027.
The total population growth in this decade was 26.03 percent while in previous decade it was 26.21 percent. The population of Arunachal Pradesh forms 0.11 percent of India in 2011. In 2001, the figure was 0.11 percent.
It is the land of breathtakingly beautiful sunrises between skyrocketing mountains, sparkling rivers, lakes, and ample of snow. It is the Arunachal Pradesh; the vast expanse of rolling plains, hills, and beautiful water bodies at the far eastern edge of India. India shows diversity in every aspect, including its population distribution. Arunachal Pradesh is the Indian state with the least population density, with just over 13 lacs of people living in the vast area of over 80,000 kilometers square. The population density of Arunachal Pradesh is even less than 20 people per kilometer square of area, according to Arunachal census of 2011. Population growth rate is more than 25% here, but has shown decrement since the last census.
Literacy in this state however is far more disappointing. With only over 60% of literate citizens, it is one of the two states in India having lowest literacy. On the positive side, the literacy has increased since the last survey by more than 10%. Additionally, the increase in female literacy is greater than that in males. Though large in size, the state of Arunachal has far less area urbanized; making most of the population lives in rural areas. Whatever small urban areas exist, the gender ratio found in those is dissatisfactory, whereas the sex ratio in villages shows above 900 females per 1000 males.
As vibrant is the land, so are the people living in it. Arunachal population speaks above 50 dialects in total owing to the cultural diversity. Yet, the official language is English. The state capital is Itanagar. Some other major cities like Bomdila, Bhismaknagar, and Bhalukpong are worth visiting. Numerous tribes reside in the state each following their own cultures and ceremonies. Owing to wide tourism opportunities due to the Buddhist monasteries and cultural fests, the state has been gradually progressing.
The capital city which is also the largest city in the state of Arunachal Pradesh is Itanagar.
The languages spoken in the Arunachal Pradesh state includes English. In total Arunachal Pradesh (AR) state comprises 16 districts. The ISOCODE assigned by International Organization for Standardization for Arunachal Pradesh state is AR.
Arunachal Pradesh Literacy Rate 2011
Literacy rate in Arunachal Pradesh has seen upward trend and is 65.38 percent as per 2011 population census. Of that, male literacy stands at 72.55 percent while female literacy is at 57.70 percent. In 2001, literacy rate in Arunachal Pradesh stood at 54.34 percent of which male and female were 63.83 percent and 43.53 percent literate respectively.
In actual numbers, total literates in Arunachal Pradesh stands at 766,005 of which males were 439,868 and females were 326,137.
Arunachal Pradesh Density 2011
Total area of Arunachal Pradesh is 83,743 sq. km. Density of Arunachal Pradesh is 17 per sq km which is lower than national average 382 per sq km. In 2001, density of Arunachal Pradesh was 13 per sq km, while nation average in 2001 was 324 per sq km.
Arunachal Pradesh Sex Ratio
Sex Ratio in Arunachal Pradesh is 938 i.e. for each 1000 male, which is below national average of 940 as per census 2011. In 2001, the sex ratio of female was 893 per 1000 males in Arunachal Pradesh.
Arunachal Pradesh 2015 Population
What is the population of Arunachal Pradesh in 2015 ? The question though legimate has no correct answer. The last census of Arunachal Pradesh was done in 2011 and next would be in 2021. But we can do projection of future Arunachal Pradesh 2016 Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.