Population

Details Units 1961 1971 1981 1991 2001 2011
Population as per Census              
Total  (in 000s) 23587 29299 37136 44977 52851 61095
Males  (in 000s) 12041 14972 18923 22952 26899 30967
Females  (in 000s) 11546 14327 18213 22025 25952 30128
Rural  (in 000s) 18320 22177 26406 31069 34889 37469
Urban  (in 000s) 5267 7122 10730 13908 17962 23626
Scheduled Castes  (in 000s) 3117 3850 5595 7369 8564 10475
Scheduled Tribes  (in 000s) 192 231 1825 1916 3464 4249
Density of Population Per Sq.Km. 123 153 194 235 276 319
Literacy Rate  Percentage 29.80a 36.83a 46.21b 56.04b 66.60b 75.36b
Sex Ratio Females per 1000 males 959 957 963 960 965 973
Urban Population Percentage 22.33 24.3 28.89 30.92 33.99 38.67

Source:

  1. Statistical Abstract of Karnataka 1967-68, 1970-71, 1973-74, 1983-84, 1993-94, 2000-05, 2005-11 ,2015-16.

  2. Karnataka at a Glance: 1961-62, 1970-71, 1980-81, 1990-91, 2000-01,2009-10,2011 Census, 2011-12, 2012-13,2013-14, 2014-15 & 2015-16, 2016-17.

    a. Population aged 5 years and above

    b. Population aged 7 years and above

 

 

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