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Census 2001

Census 2001 in India

  • Total Population : 1,02,87,37,436
    • Males : 532,223,090
    • Females : 496,514,346
  • Population Growth : 21.54%
  • Average Yearly Growth Rate : 1.93%
  • Density of Population : 325
  • Sex Ratio : 933
  • Literacy Rate : 64.80%
    • Males : 75.30%
    • Females : 53.70%
  • Life Expectancy : 62 years
  • Child Population : 15.42%
  • Scheduled Caste Population : 166,636,000
  • Percentage of Scheduled Caste Population in Total Population : 16.20
  • Scheduled Tribe Population : 84,326,000
  • Percentage of Scheduled Tribe Population in Total Population : 8.20
  • Percentage of Urban Population in Total Population : 27.78

Growth of Population in India

GeneralSC / STPHTotal
4315260

The year 1921 is called the Year of Great Divide, because after this census the population growth has always been in the positive.

GeneralSC / STPhysically HandicappedTotal
86304120 ( + 18 FN / NRI seats. Refer section 8 for eligibility & other conditions )

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