Himachal Pradesh Population Census 2011 | Himachal Pradesh Religion, Caste Data - Census 2011

As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Himachal Pradesh is ६८.६ Lacs. Thus the population of Himachal Pradesh forms ०.५७ percent of India in 2011. Himachal Pradesh has total population of ६,८६४,६०२ in which males were ३,४८१,८७३ while females were ३,३८२,७२९.

Total area of Himachal Pradesh is ५५,६७३ square km. Thus the population Density of Himachal Pradesh is १२३ per square km which is lower than national average ३८२ per square km.

Population
६८.६ Lacs
Literacy
८२.८%
Sex Ratio
९७२

Himachal Pradesh Literacy Rate - Census 2011

The total literacy rate of Himachal Pradesh is ८२.८% which is greater than average literacy rate ७२.९८% of India. Also the male literacy rate is ८९.५३% and the female literacy rate is ७५.९३% in Himachal Pradesh.

  Himachal Pradesh India
Female ७५.९३% ६४.६३%
Male ८९.५३% ८०.८८%
Total ८२.८% ७२.९८%

Himachal Pradesh Sex Ratio - Census 2011

The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Himachal Pradesh is ९७२ which is above than national average of ९४३ females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Himachal Pradesh is at ९०९ which is lower than ९१८ of India.


Himachal Pradesh Working Population - Census 2011

In Himachal Pradesh out of total population, ३,५५९,४२२ were engaged in work activities. ५७.९% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while ४२.१% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of ३,५५९,४२२ workers engaged in Main Work, ९१९,७८६ were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while ६८,६६८ were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers २,०६२,५०१ १,४३८,९८९ ६२३,५१२
Cultivators ९१९,७८६ ५१४,९२७ ४०४,८५९
Agriculture Labourer ६८,६६८ ४६,२३५ २२,४३३
Household Industries ३२,६९१ २४,५७६ ८,११५
Other Workers १,०४१,३५६ ८५३,२५१ १८८,१०५
Marginal Workers १,४९६,९२१ ६०४,३८४ ८९२,५३७
Non Working ३,३०५,१८० १,४३८,५०० १,८६६,६८०

Himachal Pradesh Urban/Rural Population - Census 2011

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Himachal Pradesh, १०.०३% people lived in urban regions while ८९.९७% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was ६८८,५५२ out of which ३७१,५२८ were males while remaining ३१७,०२४ were females. In rural areas of Himachal Pradesh, male population was ३,११०,३४५ while female population was ३,०६५,७०५.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Himachal Pradesh was ८५३ females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Himachal Pradesh was ८८१ girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Himachal Pradesh were ६५,०७६ which is ९.४५% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Himachal Pradesh was ९८६ females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Himachal Pradesh was ९१२ girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Himachal Pradesh for urban regions was ९१.१ percent in which males were ९३.४२% literate while female literacy stood at ८८.३७%. The total literate population of Himachal Pradesh was ५,०३९,७३६. Similarly in rural areas of Himachal Pradesh, the average literacy rate was ८१.८५ percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at ८९.०५% and ७४.६२% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Himachal Pradesh were ४,४७१,७३६.

Rural Urban
Population % ८९.९७% १०.०३%
Total population ६,१७६,०५० ६८८,५५२
Male population ३,११०,३४५ ३७१,५२८
Female population ३,०६५,७०५ ३१७,०२४
Sex ratio ९८६ ८५३
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) ९१२ ८८१
Child population ७१२,८२२ ६५,०७६
Literates ४,४७१,७३६ ५६८,०००
Average literacy ८१.८५% ९१.१%
Male literacy ८९.०५% ९३.४२%
Female literacy ७४.६२% ८८.३७%

List of Districts in Himachal Pradesh

List of districts of Himachal Pradesh with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Himachal Pradesh is divided into 12 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Kangra is the largest district of Himachal Pradesh by population, while the least populated district of Himachal Pradesh is Lahul & Spiti.

Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Himachal Pradesh sorted by population.

# District Sub-districts Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Kangra Tehsils १,५१०,०७५ ८५.६७% १,०१२
2 Mandi Tehsils ९९९,७७७ ८१.५३% १,००७
3 Shimla Tehsils ८१४,०१० ८३.६४% ९१५
4 Solan Tehsils ५८०,३२० ८३.६८% ८८०
5 Sirmaur Tehsils ५२९,८५५ ७८.८% ९१८
6 Una Tehsils ५२१,१७३ ८६.५३% ९७६
7 Chamba Tehsils ५१९,०८० ७२.१७% ९८६
8 Hamirpur Tehsils ४५४,७६८ ८८.१५% १,०९५
9 Kullu Tehsils ४३७,९०३ ७९.४% ९४२
10 Bilaspur Tehsils ३८१,९५६ ८४.५९% ९८१
11 Kinnaur Tehsils ८४,१२१ ८०% ८१९
12 Lahul & Spiti Tehsils ३१,५६४ ७६.८१% ९०३