Population Census data 2011



The capital city which is also the largest city in the state of is . The languages spoken in the state includes . In total () state comprises districts. The ISOCODE assigned by International Organization for Standardization for state is .

Population 2011

As per details from Census 2011, has population of , an decrease from figure of 9.01 Lakh in 2001 census. Total population of as per 2011 census is 0 of which male and female are 0 and 0 respectively. In 2001, total population was 900,635 in which males were 506,938 while females were 393,697.

Population Growth Rate

The total population growth in this decade was percent while in previous decade it was 40.33 percent. The population of forms percent of India in 2011. In 2001, the figure was 0.09 percent.

Literacy Rate 2011

Literacy rate in has seen downward trend and is percent as per 2011 population census. Of that, male literacy stands at percent while female literacy is at percent. In 2001, literacy rate in stood at 81.94 percent of which male and female were 88.42 percent and 75.37 percent literate respectively.

In actual numbers, total literates in stands at 0 of which males were 0 and females were 0.

Density 2011

Total area of is 0 sq. km. Density of is 0 per sq km which is lower than national average 382 per sq km. In 2001, density of was 7,900 per sq km, while nation average in 2001 was 324 per sq km.

Sex Ratio

Sex Ratio in is 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 773 per 1000 males in .

Religious Data

Lot of viewers are asking us to provide religion's data of state. Most important question of all is what is the current population of Hindus, Muslim, Sikhs and Christian in state of . But Govt. of India is yet to release full religious data of state. Once it is released, we will provide the detailed information on this page of Population Census 2011.

Description 2011 2001
Approximate Population 9.01 Lakh
Actual Population 0 900,635
Male 0 506,938
Female 0 393,697
Population Growth % 40.33%
Percantage of total Population % 0.09%
Sex Ratio 773
Child Sex Ratio 819
Density/km2 0 7,900
Density/mi2 0 20,469
Area km2 0 114
Area mi2 0 44
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 0 115,613
Male Population (0-6 Age) 0 62,664
Female Population (0-6 Age) 0 52,949
Literacy % 81.94 %
Male Literacy % 88.42 %
Female Literacy % 75.37 %
Total Literate 0 643,245
Male Literate 0 382,686
Female Literate 0 260,559

Urban Population 2011

Out of total population of , 97.25% people live in urban regions. The total figure of population living in urban areas is 1,026,459 of which 563,513 are males and while remaining 462,946 are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by 97.25 percent.

Sex Ratio in urban regions of was 822 females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for urban region stood at 880 girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of were 115,164. Of total population in urban region, 11.22 % were children (0-6).

Average Literacy rate in for Urban regions was 86.19 percent in which males were 90.11% literate while female literacy stood at 65.32%. Total literates in urban region of were 785,477.

Rural Population 2011

Of the total population of state, around 2.75 percent live in the villages of rural areas. In actual numbers, males and females were 17,150 and 11,841 respectively. Total population of rural areas of state was 28,991. The population growth rate recorded for this decade (2001-2011) was 2.75%.

In rural regions of state, female sex ratio per 1000 males was 690 while same for the child (0-6 age) was 871 girls per 1000 boys. In , 4,270 children (0-6) live in rural areas. Child population forms 14.73 percent of total rural population.

In rural areas of , literacy rate for males and female stood at 85.77 % and 47.55 %. Average literacy rate in for rural areas was 80.75 percent. Total literates in rural areas were 19,961.
Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 2.75 % 97.25 %
Total Population 28,991 1,026,459
Male Population 17,150 563,513
Female Population 11,841 462,946
Population Growth -68.53 % 26.96 %
Sex Ratio 690 822
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 871 880
Child Population (0-6) 4,270 115,164
Child Percentage (0-6) 14.73 % 11.22 %
Literates 19,961 785,477
Average Literacy 80.75 % 86.19 %
Male Literacy 85.77 % 90.11 %
Female Literacy 47.55 % 65.32 %

Census 2011 Conclusion

The official census 2011 of has been conducted by Directorate of Census Operations in . Enumeration of key persons including Chief Minister of was also done by officials conducting population census.

Figures of population census 2011 have been represented in chart for your reference at bottom.
Large cities of Population Male Female
() 0 0 0

Large Urban Agglomeration of Population Male Female
0 0 0

Largest District by Population in Population Male Female
Chandigarh 1,055,450 580,663 474,787


Related Questions

Largest District (km²)
1 Chandigarh 114
Percentage of Child
1 Chandigarh 11.32 %
High Density
1 Chandigarh 9258
Top Population Growth
1 Chandigarh 17.19 %
High Literacy
1 Chandigarh 86.05 %
High Sex Ratio
1 Chandigarh 818