What do you know about the size and distribution of India’s population on the basis of the 2011 Census?
According to the Census 2011 data
- UP with a population size of 199.5 million people is the most populous state of India.
- The Himalayan state of Sikkim has a population of just about 0.6 million and Lakshadweep has a population of only 64 thousand people.
- Almost half of India’s population live in just five states: (a) UP, (b) Maharashtra, © Bihar, (d) West Bengal and (e) Andhra Pradesh.