In other words three-fourths of the male population and more than half of the female population in the country are literate today. It has been estimated that the epidemic claimed the life of nearly 7 per cent of the population in the country. During this period, both birth rate and death rate were high. Population density map of India. Between 2001 and 2011, however, the growth rate declined to 1. Period of 1951-61: During this decade, population increased by 781 lakh. This is especially so in the case of the Hindi-speaking states of the North, even taking into account the fairly rapid future declines in fertility areas in these states as assumed in the projections.
The main reasons for decline in population growth were: family planning, lower infant mortality, education, better per capita income, increased standard of living and changing status of women. Premi and Tyagi 1985 , in their district-level analysis of patterns of population growth, have shown that four distinct areas were marked with strikingly high loss of population during 1901-21 Fig. It is expected that this deceleration will continue in future also as decline in the birth rates becomes sharper in more and more states. In fact, whole of the state, barring three districts, has witnessed a further acceleration in the pace of population growth during the decade Fig. The latest population figures are based on data from the. The growth rate of population was 21. Telangana census was separated from Andhra Pradesh state census figures, after Telangana formally took birth on 2 June 2014.
World DataBank, a compilation of databases by the World Bank. During the period of 30 years between 1961 to 1991, population has increased by 40 crore. In this zone, Haryana and Rajasthan experienced a very rapid growth in their population. The year of 1921 is known as the year of Great Divide. Based on decennial census data, shows the highest growth rate of 55. It may be recalled here that the decade 1901-11 was struck by several local famines. Under the reign of reigned 1556—1605 in 1600, the Mughal Empire's urban population was up to 17 million people, larger than the urban population in Europe.
Planning Commission, Government of India. Furthermore, the genetic data shows historical genetic differentiation and segregation between Indian castes population is much smaller than those found in east Asia, Africa and other continental populations; while being similar to the genetic differentiation and segregation observed in European populations. To achieve 100 per cent deliveries by trained persons. Literacy rate has gone up from 64. Influenza in 1918 caused 140 lakh deaths in the country.
The is 944 females for 1000 males 2016 940 per 1000 in 2011 This ratio has been showing an upwards trend for the last two decades after a continuous decline in the last century. The capital district of Bangalore in Karnataka and the areas surrounding the capital district of Andhra Pradesh also appear conspicuous with a reasonably faster growth on the map. A more serious and rigorous family planning programme is required to reduce the fertility rate, especially in rural areas, if the overall growth of population is to be arrested. Population density is rounded to the nearest integer. The northern and along the contain cold arid deserts with fertile valleys.
This increase is largely attributed to the implementation of various programmes of public health and control of communicable diseases after independence. Recently, the large metropolitan cities of Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai and Bangalore have experienced increasing incidence of female foeticide with the use of ultrasonography. It is because of the reason that during these years due to occurrence of famines, plague, malaria many people lost their lives. The growth rate of population was witnessed to be 25%. . Since in 1947, a census has been carried out every 10 years by the Indian Government, starting from. The population density of India from 1901 to 2011 has been the density of population of India was as low as 142 persons per sq.
Currently, growth rate of population in India is 1. Since in 1947, a census has been conducted every 10 years, the first occurring in 1951. As of 2011, with an estimated population of 1. On an average, the northern parts of the country are found to have recorded faster growth in population during the decade as compared to the their counterparts in the south. India has 641,000 inhabited villages and 72. The decline has been to the extent of 2.
These studies paint a complex and conflicting picture. If number of seats is changed on the basis of 2001 census, then northern states with high growth rate of population will gain at least 40 more seats in the Lok Sabha on the basis of 1971 census. In both Kerala and Tamil Nadu, birth rates have undergone significant decline during the last few decades. Article shared by India has the second largest population in the world. At the 2001 census 72. This is a sensitive issue as the southern states have taken a lead in population control.