Counting of the population of a country has been termed as the Census of a country. It includes the data collection in relation to population, educational, economic and socio-cultural aspect of a certain area under a particular administrative circle. The main purpose of census is to strengthen the base of the progressive vent of the country by preparing schemes to collect necessary data and information thereby developing the human resources and preparing the developmental schemes.

The Govt. of India has categorised the Census-2011 into two categories. viz 1) Population Census and 2) Socio-Economic and Caste Census.

1) Population Census: The Register General of India and the Ministry of Home affairs of India prepared a scheme to execute the population counting in two phases viz. H.L & NPR. Both the operation has been completed in the district successfully. A Questionnaire consisting of 14 nos. of questions was given to collect various data viz. Name, Head of the Family with relationship with other members, age, sex, date of birth etc.

Distribution of Rural Urban Population and percentage to total population
Total Rural Urban Percentage
RuralUrban
8869998322495475093.82750149661956.1724985033805

Rural Urban population by sex
PersonMaleFemale
Total 886999452965434034
Rural 832249424621407628
Urban 547502834426406

Child polulation in the age group 0-6 by residence and sex
PersonsMaleFemale
Total1318656758464281
Rural1266606489861762
Urban520526862519

Percentage of Child polulation in the age group 0-6 by residence and sex
0-6 age group populationTotal PopulationPercentage of 0-6 to total population
PersonsMalesFemalesPersonsMalesFemalesPersonsMalesFemales
131865675846428188699945296543403414.8714.9214.81
126660648986176283224942462140762815.2215.2815.15
5205268625195475028344264069.519.489.54

Rural and Urban Sex Ratio
20112001
Total Rural Urban Total Rural Urban
958960932946950887

Sex Ratio of Child Population 0-6
20112001
Total Rural Urban Total Rural Urban
951952938955957914

No of literates and illiterates among polpulation age 7+ by residence
LiteratesNo fo Illiterates
PersonMaleFemalePersonMaleFemale
Total 503178283026220152251956102355149601
Rural 459155259109200046246434100614145820
Urban 440232391720106552217413781

Literacy Rate by sex and residence 2011
PersonMaleFemale
Total66.6373.4459.54
Rural65.0772.0357.84
Urban88.8593.2184.17