Rural population
S No. State / UT Persons Males Females
1 India@ 742,490,639 381,602,674 360,887,965
2 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 239,954 128,961 110,993
3 Andhra Pradesh 55,401,067 27,937,204 27,463,863
4 Arunachal Pradesh 870,087 454,680 415,407
5 Assam 23,216,288 11,939,945 11,276,343
6 Bihar 74,316,709 38,594,996 35,721,713
7 Chandigarh 92,120 56,816 35,304
8 Chhattisgarh 16,648,056 8,307,443 8,340,613
9 Dadra & Nagar Haveli 170,027 91,832 78,195
10 Daman & Diu 100,856 63,606 37,250
11 Delhi 944,727 522,087 422,640
12 Goa 677,091 340,545 336,546
13 Gujarat 31,740,767 16,317,771 15,422,996
14 Haryana 15,029,260 8,052,988 6,976,272
15 Himachal Pradesh 5,482,319 2,756,073 2,726,246
16 Jammu & Kashmir 7,627,062 3,977,652 3,649,410
17 Jharkhand 20,952,088 10,679,596 10,272,492
18 Karnataka 34,889,033 17,648,958 17,240,075
19 Kerala 23,574,449 11,451,282 12,123,167
20 Lakshadweep 33,683 17,191 16,492
21 Madhya Pradesh 44,380,878 23,031,093 21,349,785
22 Maharashtra 55,777,647 28,458,677 27,318,970
23 Manipur 1,590,820 808,953 781,867
24 Meghalaya 1,864,711 946,999 917,712
25 Mizoram 447,567 232,726 214,841
26 Nagaland 1,647,249 859,716 787,533
27 Orissa 31,287,422 15,748,970 15,538,452
28 Pondicherry 325,726 163,703 162,023
29 Punjab 16,096,488 8,516,596 7,579,892
30 Rajasthan 43,292,813 22,426,640 20,866,173
31 Sikkim 480,981 255,774 225,207
32 Tamil Nadu 34,921,681 17,531,494 17,390,187
33 Tripura 2,653,453 1,363,638 1,289,815
34 Uttar Pradesh 131,658,339 69,157,470 62,500,869
35 Uttaranchal 6,310,275 3,144,590 3,165,685
36 West Bengal 57,748,946 29,616,009 28,132,937
Source: Census of India 2001
Note : - Includes estimated population of Paomata, Mao Maram and Purul Sub-division of Senapati district of Manipur.
Note: @ The total population and rural population include estimated population of 127,108 for Mao Maram, Paomata and Purul sub-divisions of Senapati district of Manipur. Indias population without the estimated population of these areas is 1,028,610,328 (532,156,772 males and 496,453,556 females)