While Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Puducherry have the highest population growth rate of about 55 percent, Nagaland has the lowest.
The 2011 Census report also shows that
Among the states and Union territories, Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state with 199 million people and
The combined population of UP, and Maharashtra is bigger than that of the
The highest population density is in
According to the data, literates constitute 74 per cent of the total population aged seven, and above and illiterates form 26 per cent.
The literacy rate has gone up from 64.83 per cent in 2001 to 74.04 per cent in 2011 showing an increase of 9.21 per