Dehradun Census 2011 Highlights

Posted on May 19th, 2011

Highlights of 2011 Census

  1. Total population is 1,698,560 compared to 1,282,143 of 2001.
  2. Male and female were 893,222 and 805,338 respectively.
  3. Population Growth for Dehradun District recorded in 2011 for the decade has remained 32.48 percent. Same figure for 1991-2001 decade was 25.00 percent.
  4. Total Area of Dehradun District was 3,088 with average density of 550 per sq. km.
  5. Dehradun Population constituted 16.79 percent of total Uttarakhand Population.
  6. Sex Ratio of Dehradun District is now 902, while child sex ratio (0-6) is 890 per 1000 boys.
  7. Children below 0-6 age were 196,298 which forms 11.56 of total Dehradun District population.
  8. Average Literacy rate for Dehradun District is 85.24 percent, a change of from past figure of 78.98 percent. In India, literacy rate is counted only for those above 7 years of age. Child between 0-6 ages are exempted from this.
  9. Total literates in the Dehradun District increased to 1,280,462.
  10. All the data regarding Dehradun District Population were released by Directorate of Census Operations in Uttarakhand.

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