The decadal growth rate of the scheduled castes in rural areas was less (15.7%) whereas it was more (41.3%) in urban areas because of their migration from villages to towns and cities. [Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, and Lakshadweep Islands have no population of Scheduled Castes.]
Which state of India has no SC population?
“Anthropological Studies of Indian Tribes”.
In which state of India the schedule caste population is zero?
In Nagaland, Lakshdweep, and A & N Islands, no Scheduled Caste is notified.
Which state has lowest Scheduled Tribe population in India?
Madhya Pradesh has the highest Scheduled Tribe population (14.7 per cent). Meghalaya has the lowest (2.5 per cent).
Which state has no ST population?
There is no ST population in 3 States (Delhi NCR, Punjab and Haryana) and 2 UTs (Puducherry and Chandigarh), as no Scheduled Tribe is notified.
Which state has highest Dalit population?
The percentage is highest in Maharashtra (50 per cent), Karnataka (36.4 per cent) and Madhya Pradesh (36 per cent).
Which is the highest caste in SC?
Out of sixty eight Scheduled Castes, Pulayan is the most populous caste with a population of 1,041,540 forming 33.3 percent of the total SC population of the State. Cheruman is the second largest SC numbering 316,518.
How many caste is SC ST?
This is a list of Scheduled castes in India. The Indian constitution, in Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order, 1950 lists 1,108 castes across 25 states in its First Schedule, while the Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order, 1950 lists 744 tribes across 22 states in its First Schedule.
What is the population of SC in Punjab?
There are 31.94% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Punjab.
Punjab Population Facts.
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|Female Population||13103873 (47.23%)|
What is the population of SC in UP?
2. The Scheduled Caste (SC) population of Uttar Pradesh is 35,148,377 at 2001 census, constituting 21.1 percent of the total population (166,197,921) of the State.
Which caste is maximum in India?
Share of caste demographics India 2019
As of 2019, Other Backward Class (OBC) constituted the largest part of the Indian population accounting for more than 40 percent.
Which tribe is maximum in India?
The Gond comprise the largest tribal group of India with a population exceeding 12 million. Linguistically, the Gond belong to the Gondi–Manda subgroup of the South Central branch of the Dravidian language family.
Which is largest tribe in India?
The Santhal are the largest and one of the oldest tribes in India, They are spread across Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha and West Bengal.