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Population of Himachal Pradesh

Census (1901-2011)
YearPopulationDecadal Growth (%) Change in Growth (%)
1901 1,920,294 --
1911 1,896,944 -1.22-
1921 1,928,206 1.65 2.87
1931 2,029,113 5.23 3.58
1941 2,263,245 11.54 6.31
1951 2,385,981 5.42 -6.12
1961 2,812,463 17.87 12.45
1971 3,460,434 23.04 5.17
1981 4,280,818 23.71 0.67
1991 5,170,877 20.79 -2.92
2001 6,077,900 17.54 -3.25
2011 6,864,602 12.94 -4.60
Population in 5 year Age Group (2011)
Age groupTotalRural Urban
PersonsShare (%)PersonsShare (%) PersonsShare (%)
00-04 544,984 7.94 500,931 8.11 44,053 6.40
05-09 591,177 8.61 537,559 8.70 53,618 7.79
10-14 639,224 9.31 580,265 9.40 58,959 8.56
15-19 640,461 9.33 575,991 9.33 64,470 9.36
20-24 643,866 9.38 573,439 9.28 70,427 10.23
25-29 589,160 8.58 523,605 8.48 65,555 9.52
30-34 546,357 7.96 485,375 7.86 60,982 8.86
35-39 517,966 7.55 459,275 7.44 58,691 8.52
40-44 445,560 6.49 394,635 6.39 50,925 7.40
45-49 395,128 5.76 350,793 5.68 44,335 6.44
50-54 330,687 4.82 295,411 4.78 35,276 5.12
55-59 266,860 3.89 240,093 3.89 26,767 3.89
60-64 231,372 3.37 212,263 3.44 19,109 2.78
65-69 158,607 2.31 146,096 2.37 12,511 1.82
70-74 130,587 1.90 120,932 1.96 9,655 1.40
75-79 75,706 1.10 69,958 1.13 5,748 0.83
80+ 106,737 1.55 100,043 1.62 6,694 0.97
Age not stated 10,163 0.15 9,386 0.15 777 0.11
Total 6,864,602 6,176,050 688,552