India 2011 Census Facts

Total Population: 1,326,093,247 (2020)

Total Population: 1,210,854,977 (2011)

Literacy Rate: 74.04%

Population Density: 382 people per.sq.km

Sex Ratio: 940 (2011 est.)

Population of India

S.No. State Name
Population
Area (KM2)
Density
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Andaman & Nicobar Islands
380,581
8,249
46
876
86.63%
2. Andhra Pradesh
84,580,777
275,045
308
993
67.02%
3. Arunachal Pradesh
1,383,727
83,743
17
938
65.38%
4. Assam
31,205,576
78,438
398
958
72.19%
5. Bihar
104,099,452
94,163
1,106
918
61.80%
6. Chandigarh
1,055,450
114
9,258
818
86.05%
7. Chhattisgarh
25,545,198
135,192
189
991
70.28%
8. Dadra and Nagar Haveli
343,709
491
700
774
76.24%
9. Daman and Diu
243,247
111
2,191
618
87.10%
10. Delhi
16,787,941
1,483
11,320
868
86.21%
11. Goa
1,458,545
3,702
394
973
88.70%
12. Gujarat
60,439,692
196,244
308
919
78.03%
13. Haryana
25,351,462
44,212
573
879
75.55%
14. Himachal Pradesh
6,864,602
55,673
123
972
82.80%
15. Jammu and Kashmir
12,541,302
222,236
56
889
67.16%
16. Jharkhand
32,988,134
79,716
414
948
66.41%
17. Karnataka
61,095,297
191,791
319
973
75.36%
18. Kerala
33,406,061
38,852
860
1,084
94.00%
19. Lakshadweep
64,473
30
2,149
946
91.85%
20. Madhya Pradesh
72,626,809
308,252
236
931
69.32%
21. Maharashtra
112,374,333
307,713
365
929
82.34%
22. Manipur
2,855,794
22,327
128
985
76.94%
23. Meghalaya
2,966,889
22,429
132
989
74.43%
24. Mizoram
1,097,206
21,081
52
976
91.33%
25. Nagaland
1,978,502
16,579
119
931
79.55%
26. Orissa
41,974,218
155,707
270
979
72.87%
27. Puducherry
1,247,953
490
2,547
1,037
85.85%
28. Punjab
27,743,338
50,362
551
895
75.84%
29. Rajasthan
68,548,437
342,239
200
928
66.11%
30. Sikkim
610,577
7,096
86
890
81.42%
31. Tamil Nadu
72,147,030
130,060
555
996
80.09%
32. Tripura
3,673,917
10,486
350
960
87.22%
33. Uttar Pradesh
199,812,341
240,928
829
912
67.68%
34. Uttarakhand
10,086,292
53,483
189
963
78.82%
35. West Bengal
91,276,115
88,752
1,028
950
76.26%

2011 Census Facts

State Name Highest Literacy Rate District
%
Lowest Literacy Rate District
%
Andaman & Nicobar Islands South Andaman
89.13
Nicobars
78.06
Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad
83.25
Mahbubnagar
55.04
Arunachal Pradesh Papumpare
79.95
Kurung Kumey
48.75
Assam Kamrup Metropolitan
88.71
Dhubri
58.34
Bihar Rohtas
73.37
Purnia
51.08
Chandigarh Chandigarh
86.05
Chandigarh
86.05
Chhattisgarh Durg
79.06
Bijapur
40.86
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Dadra and Nagar Haveli
76.24
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
76.24
Daman and Diu Daman
88.07
Diu
83.46
Delhi East Delhi
89.31
North East Delhi
83.09
Goa North Goa
89.57
South Goa
87.59
Gujarat Surat
85.53
Dohad
58.82
Haryana Gurgaon
84.70
Mewat
54.08
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur
88.15
Chamba
72.17
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
83.45
Ramban
54.27
Jharkhand Ranchi
76.06
Pakur
48.82
Karnataka Dakshina Kannada
88.57
Yadgir
51.83
Kerala Kottayam
97.21
Wayanad
89.03
Lakshadweep Lakshadweep
91.85
Lakshadweep
91.85
Madhya Pradesh Jabalpur
81.07
Alirajpur
36.10
Maharashtra Mumbai Suburban
89.91
Nandurbar
64.38
Manipur Imphal West
86.08
Senapati
63.60
Meghalaya East Khasi Hills
84.15
Jaintia Hills
61.64
Mizoram Serchhip
97.91
Lawngtlai
65.88
Nagaland Mokokchung
91.62
Mon
56.99
Orissa Khordha
86.88
Nabarangapur
46.43
Puducherry Mahe
97.87
Yanam
79.47
Punjab Hoshiarpur
84.59
Mansa
61.83
Rajasthan Kota
76.56
Jalor
54.86
Sikkim East Sikkim
83.85
West Sikkim
77.39
Tamil Nadu Kanniyakumari
91.75
Dharmapuri
68.54
Tripura West Tripura
88.69
South Tripura
84.66
Uttar Pradesh Gautam Buddha Nagar
80.12
Shrawasti
46.74
Uttarakhand Dehradun
84.25
Udham Singh Nagar
73.10
West Bengal Purba Medinipur
87.02
Uttar Dinajpur
59.07
With nearly a fifth of world's population, India is the second most populated country in the world. According to a 2019 estimate, the population India stood at around 1.3 billion. More than 50 percent of India's population is below the age of 25, while more than 65 per cent people are below 35 years of age.