to Census 2001, match List I (States) with List II (Sex ratio females per 1000
males) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists
List I (States) List II (Sex ratio females)
A Bihar 1 975
B Meghalaya 2 934
C Punjab 3 874
Bengal 4 921
A B C D
(a) 4 1 3 2
(b) 4 3 1 2
(c) 2 3 1 4
(d) 2 1 3 4
2 Which one of the following states has
the largest urban population?
(a) Haryana (b) Gujarat (c) Tamil
Nadu (d) West
3 The density of population in India,
per sq km according to Census 2001 is
(a) 304 (b) 324 (c)
344 (d) 364
1 The density of population in the
shaded area in the above map of India is
which of the following states is the literacy rate more than national average
as per Census 2001?
Andhra Pradesh (b) Haryana (c) Meghalaya (d) Rajasthan
to Census 2001, which one of the following states has the highest population?
Assam (b) Chhattisgarh (c) Jharkhand (d) Punjab
one of the following states has the highest percentage of urban population as
per Census 2001?
Gujarat (b) Karnataka (c) Maharashtra (d) Tamil Nadu
1 According to Census 2001, which
amongst the following has lowest female literacy rate?
(a) Chhattisgarh (b) Jharkhand (c) Madhya Pradesh (d) Rajasthan
2 As per Census 2001, which one among
the following states has the largest population?
(a) Gujarath (b) Karnataka (c)* Madhya
Pradesh (d) Rajasthan
1 In which of the following is the female
literacy rate highest?
(a) Chandigarh (b) Delhi (c) Mizoram (d) Pondicherry
per Census of India 2001, the minimum gap in male-female literacy rate anywhere
in India has been observed in
Andhra Pradesh (b) Kerala (c) Madhya Pradesh (d)* Mizoram
decadal growth in the population of India during 1991-2001 is close to
13% (b) 17% (c) 21.3% (d) 25%
growth rate of population during 1991-2001 is highest in
Bihar (b) Delhi (c) Nagaland (d) Uttar Pradesh
of the following is the correct sequence of the given Union Territories in the
decreasing order of their areas?
Dadra and Nagar Haveli – Andaman and Nicobar – Daman and Diu
Andaman and Nicobar – Dadra and Nagar Haveli – Daman and Diu
Daman and Diu - Andaman and Nicobar – Dadra and Nagar Haveli
(d) Dadra and Nagar Haveli – Daman and Diu -
Andaman and Nicobar
India, which one of the following has the lowest density of population as per
Andaman and Nicobar Islands – 43 (b)
Arunachal Pradesh – 13 (c) Mizoram – 42
Sikkim – 76
the following statements:
per Census 2001, in India,
I more than one third of the total
population is urban
II at the national level, the expectation
of life at birth is more for males than females
of the statements given above is/are correct?
I only (b) II only (c) both I and II (d) neither I nor II
is the median age (approximately) of the Indian population?
25 years (b) 29 years (c) 32 years (d) 35 years
one of the following is the correct sequence of Union Territories of India in
the increasing order of their area?
Pondicherry-Lakshadweep-Chandigarh-Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Lakshadweep-Chandigarh-Andaman and Nicobar Islands- Pondicherry
Lakshadweep-Chandigarh-Pondicherry- Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Pondicherry--Chandigarh-Andaman and Nicobar Islands-Lakshadweep
of the following States/UTs of the country has more than 50% tribal population
of the total population?
Andaman and Nicobar Islands (b)
Dadra and Nagar Haveli (c) Himachal
Census 2001 what is the approximate percentage of Scheduled Tribe population in
(a) 4% (b)
5% (c) 7% (d) 8%
of the following Union Territories recorded the highest literacy rate as per
(a) Andaman and Nicobar Islands (b) Lakshdweep (c)
one of the following states recorded the highest percentage of Scheduled Caste
population to its total population as per census 2001?
(a) Uttar Pradesh (b)
Bihar (c) Himachal Pradesh (d) Punjab
A Physiological density is
preferable to Arithmetic density as an index of population density.
R Physiological density is based
on arable land while arithmetic density is based on total area.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
2 Which one among the following states
has the highest gender disparity?
(a) Orissa (b) Uttar Pradesh (c) Haryana (d) Maharashtra
3 In which of the following Ministries
the census organization has been functioning on a permanent footing since
(a) Health and Family Welfare (b) Home Affairs (c) Social Justice and Empowerment (d) HRD
1 Which one of the following statements
regarding Census 2001 is NOT correct?
(a) Kerala occupies the top spot in
the country both in male literacy rate and female literacy rate
(b) Female literacy rate in
Jharkhand is more than that of Bihar
(c) Density of population in Andaman
and Nicobar is lowest in India
(d) Uttar Pradesh ranked first in
terms of percentage of state population to the total population of India
to the Census 2011, which one among the following Union Territories has the
Daman and Diu (b) Dadra and Nagar
Haveli (c) Lakshadweep (d) Puducherry
one among the following may be considered a reason for India having ‘high
High rate of population growth
section of population is in the age group of 0-14 years
High percentage of population in the age group of 15-59 years
Low pace of human resource development
Dividend’ refers to
Total Number of population (b)
Youthful age structure of the population
Relatively high proportion of experience aged people (d) Migration from richer region to poorer region
the following Indian States
Chhattisgarh 2 Telangana 3 Andhra Pradesh 4 Uttarakhand 5
among the States given above are the largest and smallest respectively (in
terms of geographical area) ?
3 and 4 (b) 3 and 2 (c) 1 and 4 (d) 2 and 5