States Census 2011

The Indian Census 2011 can be referred to as the seventh census operation after Indian independence. The national census 2011 has been run on all the 28 states of the country and the seven Union Territories. There have been surveys on cities and districts as well. The data of Indian census 2011 covers all the major aspects of society like population, sex ratio and literacy percentage as well. Here is a gist on census 2011 data of India.

There are presently 28 states in India. The total population of the country is 1.21 billion presently. According to the State Census 2011, the most populated state in India is Uttar Pradesh with a population of 19.96 crores. The least populated state in the country is Sikkim with a population of 60, 7688. The census of Indian states 2011 reveals that Kerala is the highest literate state in the country with 93.91% of literacy rate. Bihar is the least literate state with a literacy rate of 63.82%. The Indian census 2011 state wise shows that Kerala represents the highest sex ratio with 1084 females per 1000 males while Haryana features the lowest sex ratio in India with just 877 women per 1000 males

According to the Indian census 2011 carried out in districts, the Thane district of Maharashtra displays the highest population with a population figure of 1.11 crore. Dibang valley district of Arunachal Pradesh displays the lowest population in the country with a population of 7,948. When it comes to literacy in Indian districts the Serchhip district in Mizoram shines the brightest with a literacy rate of 98.76%. Koraput district in Orissa shows the least literacy level with a literacy rate of 49.87%. As per the parameter of sex ratio, Mahe district in Puducherry comes up with the maximum sex ratio in the country with 1176 females per 1000 males. The Jhajjar district in Haryana shows the least level of sex ratio: 774 females per 1000 males.

During the census 2011 on cities, some major facts have come out. As regards to population, Mumbai of Maharashtra comes up as the most populous city on the country with a population of 1.25 crores. Nagda city in Uttar Pradesh features the least population figure in the country: 100,036. The Indian city with the highest rate of literacy is Aizwal (Mizoram) with a literacy rate of 98.80%. On the contrary, Rampur city in Uttar Pradesh is the Indian city with the lowest literacy level- the literacy rate in Rampur is 60.74%. According to Indian Census 2011, Kozhikode (Kerala) has the highest sex ratio with 1093 females per 1000 males. But the Vapi city in Gujarat features the lowest sex ratio with 734 women per 1000 men

Sr. No.
State
Population
Growth Rate
Area Sq.km
Density
Sex Ratio
Literacy
-
India
1,210,193,422
17.64 %
3287240
382
940
74.04
1
199,812,341
20.23 %
240928
829
912
67.68
2
112,374,333
15.99 %
307713
365
929
82.34
3
104,099,452
25.42 %
94163
1106
918
61.80
4
91,276,115
13.84 %
88752
1028
950
76.26
5
84,580,777
10.98 %
275045
308
993
67.02
6
72,626,809
20.35 %
308252
236
931
69.32
7
72,147,030
15.61 %
130060
555
996
80.09
8
68,548,437
21.31 %
342239
200
928
66.11
9
61,095,297
15.60 %
191791
319
973
75.36
10
60,439,692
19.28 %
196244
308
919
78.03
11
41,974,218
14.05 %
155707
270
979
72.87
12
33,406,061
4.91 %
38852
860
1084
94.00
13
32,988,134
22.42 %
79716
414
948
66.41
14
31,205,576
17.07 %
78438
398
958
72.19
15
27,743,338
13.89 %
50362
551
895
75.84
16
25,545,198
22.61 %
135192
189
991
70.28
17
25,351,462
19.90 %
44212
573
879
75.55
18
16,787,941
21.21 %
1483
11320
868
86.21
19
12,541,302
23.64 %
222236
56
889
67.16
20
10,086,292
18.81 %
53483
189
963
78.82
21
6,864,602
12.94 %
55673
123
972
82.80
22
3,673,917
14.84 %
10486
350
960
87.22
23
2,966,889
27.95 %
22429
132
989
74.43
24
2,570,390
12.05 %
22327
115
992
79.21
25
1,978,502
-0.58 %
16579
119
931
79.55
26
1,458,545
8.23 %
3702
394
973
88.70
27
1,383,727
26.03 %
83743
17
938
65.38
28
1,247,953
28.08 %
490
2547
1037
85.85
29
1,097,206
23.48 %
21081
52
976
91.33
30
1,055,450
17.19 %
114
9258
818
86.05
31
610,577
12.89 %
7096
86
890
81.42
32
380,581
6.86 %
8249
46
876
86.63
33
343,709
55.88 %
491
700
774
76.24
34
243,247
53.76 %
111
2191
618
87.10
35
64,473
6.30 %
30
2149
946
91.85