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Chandigarh

Union Territory in India

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1991-03-01
Population
Census
2001-03-01
Population
Census
2011-03-01
ChandigarhUnion Territory642,015900,6351,055,450
ChandigarhUnion Territory642,015900,6351,055,450
Bhārat [India]Republic846,387,8881,028,737,4361,210,854,977

Source: Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner (web), Delimitation Commission of India (web).

Explanation: Districts in the boundaries of 2017. Population figures of new delimitated districts are mostly computed by using subdistricts in the boundaries of 2011. Thus, slight deviatiations from the actual population are possible in some cases. Area figures of new delimitated districts are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2011)
males580,663
females474,787
Urbanization (C 2011)
rural28,991
urban1,026,459
Population Group (C 2011)
»Scheduled Castes«199,086
not indigenous856,364
Literacy (A7+) (C 2011)
yes805,438
no130,578
Age Groups (C 2011)
0-6 years119,434
7+ years936,016

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