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    Census 2011 Census 2011 Presentation Transcript

    • Census 2011 A brief summary of the Provisional Figures released on 31 st March 2011
    • Number of Administrative Units in Census 2011
    • Total Population
      • The percentage decadal growth during 2001-2011 has registered the sharpest decline since Independence
      • A decrease of 3.90 percentage points from 21.54 to 17.64 percent
    • • 2001-2011 is the first decade, since 1921, which has actually added lesser population compared to the previous decade.
    • Top Ten Countries
      • India contributes 18% to World Population and is still growing at a higher pace than the World average.
    • Total Population in comparison to GDP
      • A whopping 105% growth in Per Capita GDP within the past one decade.
    • Total Population (Aged 0-6 Yrs)
      • The total number of children in the age-group 0-6 is 158.8 million (minus 5 million since 2001)
      • Uttar Pradesh (29.7 million), Bihar (18.6 million), Maharashtra (12.8 million), Madhya Pradesh (10.5 million) and Rajasthan (10.5 million) constitute 52% children in the age group of 0-6 years .
      • The proportion of Child Population in the age group of 0-6 years to total Population is indicative of fall/rise in fertility
      • The total contribution to the National Population by current DB States has marginally risen from 25.4% in 2001, to 26.0% in 2011.
      • Bulk of the growth comes from Rajasthan & Madhya Pradesh.
      • Barring Punjab, all other DB States have grown by 20% or above.
      • Maharashtra contributes 9.3% of the total Population while Bihar contributes 8.6%
      State-wise Population 2001-2011
      • India adds another 21.77Cr Literate Individuals in the decade 2001-2011
      • Literacy Rate is a value expressed as a % of Population aged 7yrs & above
    • State-wise Literate Population 2011
      • Major DB States contribute 25% of India’s Literate Population.
      • Bihar will add another 7%
      • Maharashtra accounts for 11%
    • State-wise Literacy Rate 2001-2011
      • Rajasthan, Jharkhand & Madhya Pradesh continue to be below the National Average
      • Jharkhand & Gujarat grow at a higher rate than the National average
    • State-wise Literacy Rate by Gender 2001-2011
      • Female Literacy continues to grow at a far higher pace
      • However the gap between Male & Female Literacy rates are above 20% points in most DB States
    • State-wise Density of Population & Sex Ratio 2011
      • Among current DB States, the CPH region has a Pop Density higher than the National Average
      • Bihar has a density almost 3 times the National average
      • The Sex Ratio among DB states, with the exception of Jharkhand & Chattisgarh, are lower than the National average
    • Source for all data was the website of The Ministry of Home Affairs www.censusindia.gov.in