As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Hariyana is 2.54 Cr. Thus the population of Hariyana forms 2.09 percent of India in 2011. Hariyana has total population of 25,351,462 in which males were 13,494,734 while females were 11,856,728.
Total area of Hariyana is 44,212 square km. Thus the population Density of Hariyana is 573 per square km which is higher than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Hariyana is 75.55% which is greater than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 84.06% and the female literacy rate is 65.94% in Hariyana.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Hariyana is 879 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Hariyana is at 834 which is lower than 918 of India.
In Hariyana out of total population, 8,916,508 were engaged in work activities. 78.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 8,916,508 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,963,311 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 891,273 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Hariyana, 34.88% people lived in urban regions while 65.12% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 8,842,103 out of which 4,720,728 were males while remaining 4,121,375 were females. In rural areas of Hariyana, male population was 8,774,006 while female population was 7,735,353.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Hariyana was 873 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Hariyana was 832 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Hariyana were 1,095,609 which is 12.39% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Hariyana was 882 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Hariyana was 835 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Hariyana for urban regions was 83.14 percent in which males were 88.63% literate while female literacy stood at 76.9%. The total literate population of Hariyana was 16,598,988. Similarly in rural areas of Hariyana, the average literacy rate was 71.42 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 81.55% and 60.02% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Hariyana were 10,158,442.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||835||832|
List of districts of Hariyana with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Hariyana is divided into 21 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Faridabad is the largest district of Hariyana by population, while the least populated district of Hariyana is Panchkula.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Hariyana sorted by population.