Census of Himachal Pradesh 2011

By | November 7, 2016

Demography (Census 2011):

  • The total population of Himachal Pradesh is 6,864,602 which is 0.57% of the total population of India.
  • Urban population: 6, 88,552
  • Rural population: 6,176,050
  • Percentage of Urban population:10.03
  • Percentage of Rural population: 89.97
  • Male population: 3473892 (50.66%)
  • Female population: 3382617 (49.34%)
  • Population density: 123 persons /sq km.
  • Sex ratio (No. of females per 1000 males): 974
  • Population growth: 12.81%
  • Child population (0-6 year’s age group): 7, 77,898 (11.3%)
  • Child Sex Ratio (0-6 year’s age group): 909
  • Population of Schedule Caste: 1,729,252 (25.2%)
  • Population of Schedule Tribe: 3, 92,126 (5.71%)
  • Decennial growth rate: 12.94%
  • Literacy Rate: 83.78%
  • Male Literacy rate: 90.83%
  • Female Literacy rate: 76.60%

Administration (Census 2011):

  • Districts: 12
  • Sub-divisions: 52
  • Towns: 59
  • Zila Parishad: 12
  • Nagar Nigam: 1
  • Nagar Parishad: 20
  • Nagar Panchayats: 23
  • Tehsils: 75
  • Sub-tehsils: 34
  • Developments Blocks: 75
  • Rajya Sabha Seats: 3
  • Lok Sabha Seats: 4
  • Assembly Seats: 68
  • Municipal Corporation: 1
  • Municipal Council: 25

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4 thoughts on “Census of Himachal Pradesh 2011

    1. HP General Studies Post author

      Yes, currently there are two Municipal corporations in Himachal Pradesh. But this data is according to Census 2011.

      Thanks for pointing out the mistake.

      Reply

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