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West Bengal: Census 2001 and Census 2011 comparision

09-JUL-2013 11:05
    Description 2011 2001
    Approximate Population 9.13 Crores 8.02 Crore
    Actual Population 91,276,115 80,176,197
    Male 46,809,027 41,465,985
    Female 44,467,088 38,710,212
    Population Growth 13.84% 17.84%
    Percantage of total Population 7.54% 7.79%
    Sex Ratio 950 934
    Child Sex Ratio 956 957
    Density/km2 1,028 903
    Density/mi2 2,664 2,340
    Area km2 88,752 88,752
    Area mi2 34,267 34,267
    Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 10,581,466 11,414,222
    Male Population (0-6 Age) 5,410,396 5,824,180
    Female Population (0-6 Age) 5,171,070 5,590,042
    Literacy 76.26 % 68.64 %
    Male Literacy 81.69 % 77.02 %
    Female Literacy 66.57 % 59.61 %
    Total Literate 61,538,281 47,196,401
    Male Literate 33,818,810 27,452,426
    Female Literate 27,719,471 19,743,975

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