The Census is an official enumeration of population, done periodically. The Indian Census is the most comprehensive source of demographic, social and economic data. The first census was held in the year 1872, however, the first complete census was taken in the year. Since then censuses have been held regularly after every tenth year.
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Migrations change the number, distribution and composition of the population inCorrectIncorrect
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A large proportion of children in a population are a result ofCorrectIncorrect
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The magnitude of population growth refers toCorrectIncorrect
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According to the Census 2001, a “literate”person is one whoCorrectIncorrect
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In which year might India overtake China to become the most populous country in the world ?CorrectIncorrect
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India’s population has been steadily increasing from 361 million in 1951 to 1028 million sinceCorrectIncorrect
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Almost half of India’s population lives in just how many states ?CorrectIncorrect
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Growth of population refers to the change in the number of inhabitants of a country/territory during a specific period of time, say during theCorrectIncorrect
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__________, the biggest state in terms of area, has only 5.5 per cent of the total population of India .CorrectIncorrect
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The population density of India in the year 2001 was _________persons per sq. km.CorrectIncorrect