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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||९१२||८८१|
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.
|12||Lahul & Spiti||Tehsils||३१,५६४||७६.८१%||९०३|