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The worrying case of India's child brides and grooms

According to Census 2011, India had 5 mn child brides (women marrying under 18 years of age), against 380,000 in 2001 -- an increase of 4.56 mn in 10 years. Akshat Kaushal reports. The number of......

'India may have got its tiger success story wrong'

A new study has indicated that methods commonly used in censuses of tigers and other rare wildlife put the accuracy of such surveys in doubt. The study conducted at University of Oxford focused on......

Guess which states have shown the most improvement in literacy rate

  The map above shows the change in literacy rate across states of India from 2001 to 2011 as reported by the Census of India. At the last count, 74 per cent of the total population of India......

Guess which states have shown the most improvement in literacy rate

  The map above shows the change in literacy rate across states of India from 2001 to 2011 as reported by the Census of India. At the last count, 74 per cent of the total population of India......

Where India's working women live

Rediff.com's data journalists have broken down the 2011 Census data into a constituency-wise listing.Mandi in Himachal Pradesh tops the list with 54 per cent of the women in the district employed......

What's wrong with India's economic census?

The economic census excludes all farming and plantation work, as well as workers in administration and defence services. Which states do you think recorded the fastest growth in non-agricultural......

India's biggest e-commerce hubs

New Delhi has emerged as the top e-commerce hub in India in 2012, according to a census conducted by eBay. The study is designed to throw light on online buying and selling behaviour in India.The......

Max no. of foreign born tech grads from India: US Census

Indians account for nearly one-fourth of the total foreign born residents with degrees in computers, mathematics and statistics, latest figures released by the Census Bureau say."The majority (64......

India begins to count its poor

A nationwide socio-economic and caste census to identify people living below poverty line (BPL) was on Wednesday flagged off from Shankhola, a remote tribal hamlet in Tripura West district. Rural......

India to get a National Business Register soon

The sixth economic census, set to take off next year, will provide the country with a National Business Register for the first time, containing the details of every business establishment in the......
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Number of rhinos in Assam's Kaziranga up, says census

The number of world famous one-horned rhinos in Assam's Kaziranga National Park has increased to over 2,400, according to a latest census released... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a539360.html
Economic Review

While the national rate of growth of population in the last 10 years is 17.6 percent, the growth rate of state population during the period is 4.9... ...

http://post.jagran.com/kerala-to-become-zero-population-growth-state-economic-review-1427534256
Heatwave kills 13 peacocks, peahens

File photo for representation only A total of 13 peacocks and peahens died in Nagapur village near Manmad junction in Nashik district on Thursday... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/heatwave-kills-13-peacocks-peahens-742
Roman Catholics, Protestants missing in caste census form

With just 13 days left for the launch of Social and Educational Survey (caste census) through the Karnataka State Commission for Backward Classes,... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/468300/roman-catholics-protestants-missing-caste.html
SC seeks reply of Centre, EC on plea for more seats for SC/ST

The Supreme Court today sought responses from the government and the Election Commission on a plea seeking "re-adjustment" of reserved... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/468173/sc-seeks-reply-centre-ec.html

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