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Uttar Pradesh Population 2021 Census Data : Uttar Pradesh or UP is a state in northern India. With roughly 200 million inhabitants, it is the most populous state in India. The state is bordered by Rajasthan to the west, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi to the northwest, Uttarakhand and Nepal to the north, Bihar to the east, Madhya Pradesh to the south, and touches the states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh to the southeast. It covers 243,290 square kilometres (93,933 sq mi), equal to 7.34% of the total area of India, and is the fourth-largest Indian state by area. The Indian Standard Time Median that is some 5 and a Half hour or 82.5°ahead of GMT passes through Allahabad, a district in Uttar Pradesh.

Uttar Pradesh Population 2021 Census

What is the first capital of Uttar Pradesh? It was created on 1 April 1937 as the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh during British rule, and was renamed Uttar Pradesh in 1950. The state is divided into 18 divisions and 75 districts with the capital being Lucknow. Lucknow, The present Capital of Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow is the capital city of Uttar Pradesh located on the bank of Gomti River.

Why Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh? The city also serves as the administrative headquarters of Lucknow District and Division. It is believed that the city derives its name from Lakshman (locally told as Lakhan) younger brother of Lord Rama. Since 1351 AD Lucknow and the Awadh region were jointly ruled by the Delhi Sultanate.

The total population of Uttar Pradesh as per 2021 census of India is — inhabitants. of which male and female are —– and —- respectively. In 2011, total population was 19.98 Crores. The total population growth of Uttar Pradesh in this decade (2011-2021) was — percent as per 2021 Census, while in previous decade it was 20.23 percent. The population of Uttar Pradesh (2021 census) forms — percent of India in 2021. In 2011, the figure was 16.50 percent.

Year

Population

Decadal Growth (%)

Change in Growth (%)

2011

199,812,341

20.23

-5.62

2001

166,197,921

25.85

6.73

1991

132,061,653

19.12

-6.37

1981

110,862,512

25.49

5.71

1971

88,341,521

19.78

-2.59

1961

73,754,573

22.37

15.76

1951

60,273,743

6.61

-6.96

1941

56,535,170

13.57

6.91

1931

49,779,552

6.66

9.74

1921

46,672,411

-3.08

-2.11

1911

48,154,921

-0.97

1901

48,627,670

 

Uttar Pradesh Population 2021 Census Data

Approximate Population 19.98 Crores
Actual Population 199,812,341
Male 104,480,510
Female 95,331,831
Population Growth 20.23%
Percantage of total Population 16.50%
Sex Ratio 912
Child Sex Ratio 902
Density/km2 829
Density/mi2 2,148
Area(Km2) 240,928
Area mi2 93,023
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 30,791,331
Male Population (0-6 Age) 16,185,581
Female Population (0-6 Age) 14,605,750
Literacy 67.68 %
Male Literacy 77.28 %
Female Literacy 57.18 %
Total Literate 114,397,555
Male Literate 68,234,964
Female Literate 46,162,591

What is the population of Uttar Pradesh (UP) in 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028, 2029, 2030? It’s should be Projected report. The last census of Uttar Pradesh (UP) was done in 2021 and next would be in 2031. But we can do projection of future Bihar Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.

Year

Projected Population

2022

*****3.12 Crore

2023

3.17 Crore

2024

3.23 Crore

2025

3.28 Crore

2026

3.34 Crore

2027

3.39 Crore

2028

3.44 Crore

2029

3.50 Crore

2030

3.55 Crore

The languages of Uttar Pradesh generally belong to two zones in the Indo-Aryan languages, Central and East. Hindi is the state’s official language and according to 2021 census data, it is spoken by 91.32% of the population. However, Hindi is a wide label that covers many dialects, which may or not be considered separate languages and may or may not be fully mutually intelligible. These include Awadhi, Braj Bhasha, Bundeli, Bagheli, Kannauji, Khariboli (all of these belonging Central zone, considered to be the core of the Hindi belt) and Bhojpuri. Bhojpuri belongs to the Bihari languages of the Eastern zone, and its status as a Hindi language is subject to debate.

URDU is co-official language because of the presence of large Muslim population in the state.

As per 2021 Census of data Total literates in Uttar Pradesh stands at  **** of which males were **** and females were ***. Literacy rate in Bihar has seen upward trend. In 2011 population census literacy rate in Uttar Pradesh stood was at 67.68 percent, where male literacy rate was at 77.28 percent while female literacy was at 57.18 percent respectively. In 2011 census actual numbers of total literates in Uttar Pradesh stands at 114,397,555 of which males were, 68,234,964 and females were 46,162,591.

The total area of Uttar Pradesh is 240,928 sq. km. As per 2021 census data Density of Uttar Pradesh is *** per sq km which is lower than the national average *** per sq km. In 2011, the density of Uttar Pradesh was 829 per sq km, while the national average in 2011 was 382 per sq km.

Sex Ratio in Uttar Pradesh is *** i.e. for each 1000 male, as per census 2021. In 2011, the sex ratio of female was 912 per 1000 males in Uttar Pradesh.

According to the 2021 census, Hinduism is most popular religion in Uttar Pradesh with *** % of state population following the same. Islam is second most popular religion in Uttar Pradesh state with *** % following it. In Uttar Pradesh state, Sikh is followed by *** %, Christian by *** %, Jain by *** % and Buddhism by *** %. Around *** % stated ‘Other Religion’, approximately ** % stated ‘No Particular Religion’.

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Hindu  
Muslim  
Sikh  
Not Available  
Christian  
Jain  
Buddhist  
Other Religion  

Out of total population of Uttar Pradesh, ***% of urban population with 14,610,410 (***) inhabitants. The total figure of population living in urban areas is **** of which *** are males and while remaining *** are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by *** percent. As per 2021 census of India data.

As per 2021 census, Sex Ratio in urban regions of Uttar Pradesh was *** females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for urban region stood at *** girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Uttar Pradesh were ***. Of total population in urban region, *** % were children (0-6).

As per 2021 census, Average Literacy rate in Uttar Pradesh for Urban regions was *** percent in which males were ***% literate while female literacy stood at ***%. Total literates in urban region of Uttar Pradesh were ***.

Out of total population of Uttar Pradesh, % (***) of Rural population with (***) inhabitants. The total figure of population living in Rural areas is **** of which *** are males and while remaining *** are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by *** percent. As per 2021 census of India data.

As per 2021 census Sex Ratio in Rural regions of Uttar Pradesh was *** females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for Rural region stood at *** girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in Rural areas of Uttar Pradesh were ***. Of total population in Rural region, *** % were children (0-6).

As per 2021 census Average Literacy rate in Uttar Pradesh for Rural regions was *** percent in which males were ***% literate while female literacy stood at ***%. Total literates in Rural region of Uttar Pradesh were ***.

DescriptionRuralUrban
Population (%)  
Total Population  
Male Population  
Female Population  
Population Growth  
Sex Ratio  
Child Sex Ratio (0-6)  
Child Population (0-6)  
Child Percentage (0-6)  
Literates  
Average Literacy  
Male Literacy  
Female Literacy  
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