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CENSUS - 2011

visakhapatnam District : Census 2011 data

visakhapatnam District Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of visakhapatnam, a district of Andhra Pradesh has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Andhra Pradesh. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in visakhapatnam District of Andhra Pradesh. 

visakhapatnam District Population 2011

In 2011, visakhapatnam had population of 4,053,463 of which male and female were 2,039,227 and 2,014,236 respectively. In 2001 census, visakhapatnam had a population of 3,529,494 of which males were 1,796,214 and remaining 1,733,280 were females. visakhapatnam District population constituted 4.79 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for visakhapatnam District was at 4.63 percent of Maharashtra population. 

visakhapatnam District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 14.85 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, visakhapatnam District recorded increase of 18.72 percent to its population compared to 1991. 

visakhapatnam District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of visakhapatnam district for 2011 is 230 people per sq. km. In 2001, visakhapatnam district density was at 200 people per sq. km. visakhapatnam district administers 17,658 square kilometers of areas. 

visakhapatnam Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of visakhapatnam in 2011 were 59.97 compared to 53.22 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 70.10 and 49.78 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 65.96 and 40.03 in visakhapatnam District. Total literate in visakhapatnam District were 2,127,161 of which male and female were 1,246,369 and 880,792 respectively. In 2001, visakhapatnam District had 1,592,172 in its district. 

visakhapatnam Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in visakhapatnam, it stood at 988 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 965. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 938 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 958 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data. 

visakhapatnam Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including visakhapatnam. There were total 506,239 children under age of 0-6 against 537,606 of 2001 census. Of total 506,239 male and female were 261,217 and 245,022 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 938 compared to 958 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 12.49 percent of visakhapatnam District compared to 15.23 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.74 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 4,053,463 3,529,494
Male 2,039,227 1,796,214
Female 2,014,236 1,733,280
Population Growth 14.85% 18.72%
Area Sq. Km 17,658 17,658
Density/km2 230 200
Proportion to Andhra Pradesh Population 4.79% 4.63%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 988 965
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 938 958
Average Literacy 59.97 53.22
Male Literacy 70.10 65.96
Female Literacy 49.78 40.03
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 506,239 537,606
Male Population (0-6 Age) 261,217 274,560
Female Population (0-6 Age) 245,022 263,046
Literates 2,127,161 1,592,172
Male Literates 1,246,369 1,003,659
Female Literates 880,792 588,513
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.49% 15.23%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.81% 15.29%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.16% 15.18%
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