Haryana Population Census data 2011

Haryana

Haryana is a state located in the northern part of the country and has New Delhi as its neighbor along with Punjab and Rajasthan. Gurgaon is one of the most promising areas of Haryana and has developed a lot in recent times. Gurgaon has been the center of development for many IT companies thus there has been an influx of youth population into the state. Haryana shares its capital with the state of Punjab. Chandigarh is the capital of both Punjab and Haryana. Haryana has often been criticized for its low sex ratio something the state government has to work on.

The Population of Haryana according to the 2011 census stands at about 25 million, making it the 17th most populated state in India. The state lies in the northern part of the country and is well connected to the capital of India. There is a huge influx of population into Gurgaon, which is a part of Haryana from Delhi. The state is spread over an area of about 44000sq. km. making it the 20th largest state in the country in terms of area. The density of population per sq. Km. is about 570 which is above the national average. The state has a growth rate of about 19% which slightly exceeds the national growth rate of about 17%. The population of the state is rising considerably due to rapid efforts towards development and progress. The literacy rate in the state is about 76% a figure that has improved tremendously in the last few years due to the consistent efforts of the government. The sex ratio in Haryana leaves a lot to be desired as it lags behind the national average by 70 points. The statistics in the Haryana Census 2011 reveal facts that can be instrumental in planning for a better development plan for the state.

The largest city in the state of Haryana is Chandigarh while Faridabad is the capital city of the Haryana. The languages spoken in the Haryana state includes Hindi and Haryanvi. In total Haryana (HR) state comprises 21 districts. The ISOCODE assigned by International Organization for Standardization for Haryana state is HR.

Haryana Population 2011

As per details from Census 2011, Haryana has population of 2.54 Crores, an increase from figure of 2.11 Crore in 2001 census. Total population of Haryana as per 2011 census is 25,351,462 of which male and female are 13,494,734 and 11,856,728 respectively. In 2001, total population was 21,144,564 in which males were 11,363,953 while females were 9,780,611.

Haryana Population Growth Rate

The total population growth in this decade was 19.90 percent while in previous decade it was 28.06 percent. The population of Haryana forms 2.09 percent of India in 2011. In 2001, the figure was 2.06 percent.

Haryana Literacy Rate 2011

Literacy rate in Haryana has seen upward trend and is 75.55 percent as per 2011 population census. Of that, male literacy stands at 84.06 percent while female literacy is at 56.91 percent. In 2001, literacy rate in Haryana stood at 67.91 percent of which male and female were 76.10 percent and 59.61 percent literate respectively.

In actual numbers, total literates in Haryana stands at 16,598,988 of which males were 9,794,067 and females were 6,804,921.

Haryana Density 2011

Total area of Haryana is 44,212 sq. km. Density of Haryana is 573 per sq km which is higher than national average 382 per sq km. In 2001, density of Haryana was 478 per sq km, while nation average in 2001 was 324 per sq km.

Haryana Sex Ratio

Sex Ratio in Haryana is 879 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 861 per 1000 males in Haryana.

Description 2011 2001
Approximate Population 2.54 Crores 2.11 Crore
Actual Population 25,351,462 21,144,564
Male 13,494,734 11,363,953
Female 11,856,728 9,780,611
Population Growth 19.90% 28.06%
Percantage of total Population 2.09% 2.06%
Sex Ratio 879 861
Child Sex Ratio 834 964
Density/km2 573 478
Density/mi2 1,485 1,239
Area km2 44,212 44,212
Area mi2 17,070 17,070
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 3,380,721 3,335,537
Male Population (0-6 Age) 1,843,109 1,833,655
Female Population (0-6 Age) 1,537,612 1,501,882
Literacy 75.55 % 67.91 %
Male Literacy 84.06 % 76.10 %
Female Literacy 56.91 % 59.61 %
Total Literate 16,598,988 12,093,677
Male Literate 9,794,067 7,480,209
Female Literate 6,804,921 4,613,468

Haryana Urban Population 2011

Out of total population of Haryana, 34.88% people live in urban regions. The total figure of population living in urban areas is 8,842,103 of which 4,720,728 are males and while remaining 4,121,375 are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by 34.88 percent.

Sex Ratio in urban regions of Haryana was 873 females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for urban region stood at 832 girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Haryana were 1,095,609. Of total population in urban region, 12.39 % were children (0-6).

Average Literacy rate in Haryana for Urban regions was 83.14 percent in which males were 88.63% literate while female literacy stood at 65.98%. Total literates in urban region of Haryana were 6,440,546.

Haryana Rural Population 2011

Of the total population of Haryana state, around 65.12 percent live in the villages of rural areas. In actual numbers, males and females were 8,774,006 and 7,735,353 respectively. Total population of rural areas of Haryana state was 16,509,359. The population growth rate recorded for this decade (2001-2011) was 65.12%.

In rural regions of Haryana state, female sex ratio per 1000 males was 882 while same for the child (0-6 age) was 835 girls per 1000 boys. In Haryana, 2,285,112 children (0-6) live in rural areas. Child population forms 13.84 percent of total rural population.

In rural areas of Haryana, literacy rate for males and female stood at 81.55 % and 51.96 %. Average literacy rate in Haryana for rural areas was 71.42 percent. Total literates in rural areas were 10,158,442.
Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 65.12 % 34.88 %
Total Population 16,509,359 8,842,103
Male Population 8,774,006 4,720,728
Female Population 7,735,353 4,121,375
Population Growth 9.85 % 44.59 %
Sex Ratio 882 873
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 835 832
Child Population (0-6) 2,285,112 1,095,609
Child Percentage (0-6) 13.84 % 12.39 %
Literates 10,158,442 6,440,546
Average Literacy 71.42 % 83.14 %
Male Literacy 81.55 % 88.63 %
Female Literacy 51.96 % 65.98 %

Haryana Census 2011 Conclusion

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

Figures of population census 2011 Haryana have been represented in chart for your reference at bottom.
Large cities of Haryana Population Male Female
Faridabad (Municipal Corporation) 1,404,653 750,446 654,207

Large Urban Agglomeration of Haryana Population Male Female
There is no city having population above 1 Lakh

Largest District by Population in Haryana Population Male Female
Faridabad 1,809,733 966,110 843,623
Hisar 1,743,931 931,562 812,369
Bhiwani 1,634,445 866,672 767,773
Gurgaon 1,514,432 816,690 697,742
Karnal 1,505,324 797,712 707,612
Sonipat 1,450,001 781,299 668,702
Jind 1,334,152 713,006 621,146
Sirsa 1,295,189 682,582 612,607
Yamunanagar 1,214,205 646,718 567,487
Panipat 1,205,437 646,857 558,580
Ambala 1,128,350 598,703 529,647
Mewat 1,089,263 571,162 518,101
Kaithal 1,074,304 571,003 503,301
Rohtak 1,061,204 568,479 492,725
Palwal 1,042,708 554,497 488,211

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Largest District (km²)
1 Bhiwani 4778
2 Sirsa 4277
3 Hisar 3983
4 Jind 2702
5 Fatehabad 2538
Percentage of Child
1 Mewat 22.78 %
2 Palwal 17.02 %
3 Panipat 14.07 %
4 Faridabad 13.92 %
5 Gurgaon 13.38 %
High Density
1 Faridabad 2442
2 Gurgaon 1204
3 Panipat 951
4 Palwal 767
5 Mewat 723
Top Population Growth
1 Gurgaon 73.96 %
2 Mewat 37.93 %
3 Faridabad 32.54 %
4 Palwal 25.76 %
5 Panipat 24.60 %
High Literacy
1 Gurgaon 84.70 %
2 Panchkula 81.88 %
3 Ambala 81.75 %
4 Faridabad 81.70 %
5 Rewari 80.99 %
High Sex Ratio
1 Mewat 907
2 Fatehabad 902
3 Rewari 898
4 Sirsa 897
5 Mahendragarh 895