As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Uttarakhand is 1.01 Cr. Thus the population of Uttarakhand forms 0.83 percent of India in 2011. Uttarakhand has total population of 10,086,292 in which males were 5,137,773 while females were 4,948,519.
Total area of Uttarakhand is 53,483 square km. Thus the population Density of Uttarakhand is 189 per square km which is lower than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Uttarakhand is 78.82% which is greater than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 87.4% and the female literacy rate is 70.01% in Uttarakhand.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Uttarakhand is 963 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Uttarakhand is at 890 which is lower than 918 of India.
In Uttarakhand out of total population, 3,872,275 were engaged in work activities. 74.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,872,275 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,045,674 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 247,256 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Uttarakhand, 30.23% people lived in urban regions while 69.77% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 3,049,338 out of which 1,618,731 were males while remaining 1,430,607 were females. In rural areas of Uttarakhand, male population was 3,519,042 while female population was 3,517,912.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Uttarakhand was 884 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Uttarakhand was 868 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Uttarakhand were 365,038 which is 11.97% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Uttarakhand was 1,000 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Uttarakhand was 899 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Uttarakhand for urban regions was 84.45 percent in which males were 89.05% literate while female literacy stood at 79.25%. The total literate population of Uttarakhand was 6,880,953. Similarly in rural areas of Uttarakhand, the average literacy rate was 76.31 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 86.62% and 66.18% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Uttarakhand were 4,614,050.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||899||868|
List of districts of Uttarakhand with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Uttarakhand is divided into 13 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Hardwar is the largest district of Uttarakhand by population, while the least populated district of Uttarakhand is Rudraprayag.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Uttarakhand sorted by population.
|3||Udham Singh Nagar||Tehsils||1,648,902||73.1%||920|