Posts about history of census in india & pakistan written by msjillani. Indian nation census records of oklahoma listed in a comprehensive and easy to use directory family history surname boards genforum surname boards. Indian history quiz first census in india was conducted at the time of (a) lord mayo (b) lord lytton (c) lord auckland (d) sir john napier q14 who. A census is a count and description of the population the percentage of people listed varies with the purpose of the census and how careful the enumerator was. Current population of india in 2018 is 134 billion (134 crores) know more on present, historical and projected population of india. Census history nigeria table of contents although numerous estimates of the nigerian population were made during the colonial period. Census 2011 (external website that opens in a new window) marks a milestone in the history of census the country it has come at a time when india emerges as a strong, self-reliant and modern nation.
India office family history search provides details on the genealogy, births, baptisms, marriages, deaths, burials, and other life events of people from britain, europe and elsewhere, in india up to 1949. The total population in india was estimated at 12990 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures looking back, in the year of 1950, india had a population of 3590 million people. Find online databases and records for researching ancestors in british india between 1612 and 1947 india office family history search old marriage license records. This is not meant to imply that the population of india was not high during the 19th within this statement is hidden a need for india's history to be like that of. The indian census is the most comprehensive single source of authentic information about the land and its people the first attempt to obtain the size of population in india by actually counting heads was made during 1867-1872. Search the history of over 325 billion web pages on the internet scanner internet archive html5 uploader 152 census of india 1931 volume xxv mysore.
Child labour: india 's growth story open india has a history of ignoring demographic trends and not preparing for it the 2001 census threw up the figures that. India: india, country that occupies the greater part of south asia and has roughly one-sixth of the world’s population. A systematic and modern population census, in its present form was conducted non synchronously between 1865 and 1872 in different parts of the country this effort culminating in 1872 has been popularly labeled as the first population census of india however, the first synchronous census in india was held in 1881. Census of india, 1901, volume 6, part 1 [india census commissioner] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers this is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
The first regular census of population in the areas comprising pakistan was held in 1881, as a part of the census covering the rest of british india it gathered information on. Search the history of over 324 billion web pages on the internet by india census commissioner texts census of india, 1911 dec 1, 2008 12/08. The statistic shows the total population of india from 2010 to 2013, with a forecast through 2022 in 2017, the estimated total population in india amounted to approximately 132 billion people. Advertisements: read this article to learn about the growth of population in india (timeline and statistics) a stable population period (1891-1921): according to kingslay davis, “india’s population remained almost stationary since 1800 at around 125 million for about 50 years.
Particulars: main source of the data prior to 1950: kb some of the data prior to 1902 with higher figures are for the whole area of british india. According to the latest population census of 2001, the population of india increased to 10270 crore in 2001 growth rate of population during this period was 19 percent per year the main factor responsible for this tremendous rise in population in the last 50 years was fall in death rate due to improvement in medical facilities but no fall in birth. Information about both wild and domesticated elephants in india in india indian elephant population elephants in india india has a long history of.
Literacy from 1870 to 1979: bureau of the census, historical statistics of the united states, colonial times to 1970 and current population reports. Profile of the republic of india, including information about its government, history, economy and geography. The decennial census of india has been conducted 15 times, as of 2011 while it has been conducted every 10 years, beginning in 1872, the first complete census was taken in the year 1881 post 1949, it has been conducted by the registrar general and census commissioner of india under the ministry of home affairs, government of india. How accurate are india's official statistics about population of this is unprecedented in the history of independent india and census in india is. Present population of india in 2017 is 1,349,499,112 (134 crore) as of feb 20, 2017 population census of india 2011 - the census of india 2011 which started on 1st of april in 2010 was a historical landmark in indian history. Many of these records are available online via the india office family history search census returns and possibly naturalization records.