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Number of Households, Population, Literacy and Workers
Classification in Slum Areas in India
(As per 2011 Census)
Particulars Sex India
Number of Households   13920191
Total Population  Person 65494604
Male 33968203
Female 31526401
Population in the age group 0-6  Person 8082743
Male 4204451
Female 3878292
Scheduled Castes Population Person 13354080
Male 6818544
Female 6535536
Scheduled Tribes Population Person 2216533
Male 1116519
Female 1100014
Sex Ratio   928
Child Sex Ratio   922
Scheduled Caste Sex Ratio   958
Scheduled Tribe Sex Ratio   985
Literates Person 44622103
Male 24924351
Female 19697752
Illiterate Person 20872501
Male 9043852
Female 11828649
Literacy Rate Person 77.72
Male 83.74
Female 71.24
Total Workers Person 23839259
Male 18453228
Female 5386031
Main Workers Person 20614260
Male 16500992
Female 4113268
(i) Cultivators Person 434355
Male 349970
Female 84385
(ii) Agricultural Labourers Person 1215337
Male 792150
Female 423187
(iii) Household Industries Workers Person 951225
Male 598472
Female 352753
(iv) Other Workers Person 18013343
Male 14760400
Female 3252943
Marginal Workers  Person 3224999
Male 1952236
Female 1272763
(i) Cultivators Person 94052
Male 46761
Female 47291
(ii) Agricultural Labourers Person 456174
Male 237616
Female 218558
(iii) Household Industries Workers Person 242224
Male 101993
Female 140231
(iv) Other Workers Person 2432549
Male 1565866
Female 866683
Non Workers Person 41655345
Male 15514975
Female 26140370
State-wise Number of Towns According to Population Size in India
(As per 2011 Census)
States/UTs Total No. of Towns No. of Towns by Population Size Class
(100000 &
Class-III (20000-
Class-IV (10000-
(Less than
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 5 1 0 0 2 1 1
Andhra Pradesh 353 42 69 93 76 66 7
Arunachal Pradesh 27 0 1 3 6 7 10
Assam 214 5 9 26 51 95 28
Bihar 199 25 25 71 26 38 14
Chandigarh 6 0 1 0 3 2 0
Chhattisgarh 182 10 3 31 51 73 14
Dadra and Nagar Haveli 6 0 1 0 4 1 0
Daman and Diu 8 0 1 2 4 1 0
Delhi 113 13 22 23 33 17 5
Goa 70 0 3 4 20 35 8
Gujarat 348 31 34 86 100 66 31
Haryana 154 21 11 44 34 36 8
Himachal Pradesh 59 1 1 7 7 14 29
Jammu and Kashmir 122 2 6 14 30 46 24
Jharkhand 228 10 12 39 48 90 29
Karnataka 347 27 38 105 82 81 14
Kerala 520 9 28 255 158 62 8
Lakshadweep 6 0 0 0 3 2 1
Madhya Pradesh 476 33 31 114 175 112 11
Maharashtra 534 45 54 166 134 109 26
Manipur 51 1 0 5 12 26 7
Meghalaya 22 1 2 6 7 5 1
Mizoram 23 1 1 5 3 5 8
Nagaland 26 1 1 6 6 10 2
Odisha 223 10 16 42 48 78 29
Puducherry 10 2 2 4 2 0 0
Punjab 217 17 25 47 61 49 18
Rajasthan 297 29 26 105 80 47 10
Sikkim 9 1 0 0 2 3 3
Tamil Nadu 1097 32 80 248 407 295 35
Tripura 42 1 0 5 24 10 2
Uttar Pradesh 915 64 62 234 302 227 26
Uttarakhand 115 7 5 19 34 36 14
West Bengal 909 61 37 81 197 445 88
India 7933 503 607 1890 2232 2190 511
State-wise Number of Town Electrified in India
(As on 31.03.2013 to 31.03.2016)
Region/States/UTs Total No. of
Towns (As
per 2001
No. of Towns Electrified
As on 31.03.2013 As on 31.03.2014 As on 31.03.2015 As on 31.03.2016
Northern Region 1470 1470 1470 1470 1470
Chandigarh 1 1 1 1 1
Delhi 62 62 62 62 62
Haryana 106 106 106 106 106
Himachal Pradesh 57 57 57 57 57
Jammu and Kashmir 75 75 75 75 75
Punjab 157 157 157 157 157
Rajasthan 222 222 222 222 222
Uttar Pradesh 704 704 704 704 704
Uttarakhand 86 86 86 86 86
Western Region 1159 1159 1159 1159 1159
Daman and Diu 2 2 2 2 2
Dadra and Nagar Haveli 2 2 2 2 2
Goa 44 44 44 44 44
Chhattisgharh 97 97 97 97 97
Gujarat 242 242 242 242 242
Maharashtra 378 378 378 378 378
Madhya Pradesh 394 394 394 394 394
Southern Region 1480 1480 1480 1480 1480
Andhra Pradesh 210 210 210 210 210
Karnataka 270 270 270 270 270
Kerala 159 159 159 159 159
Lakshadweep 3 3 3 3 3
Puducherry 6 6 6 6 6
Tamil Nadu 832 832 832 832 832
Eastern Region 807 807 807 807 807
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 3 3 3 3 3
Bihar 130 130 130 130 130
Jharkhand 152 152 152 152 152
Odisha 138 138 138 138 138
Sikkim 9 9 9 9 9
West Bengal 375 375 375 375 375
North-Eastern Region 245 245 245 245 245
Arunachal Pradesh 17 17 17 17 17
Assam 125 125 125 125 125
Manipur 33 33 33 33 33
Meghalaya 16 16 16 16 16
Mizoram 22 22 22 22 22
Nagaland 9 9 9 9 9
Tripura 23 23 23 23 23
India 5161 5161 5161 5161 5161
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