State Profile of Sikkim

June 29, 2010Sikkimby EconomyWatch

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POPULATION (2001 census) 540851
MALES 288484
FEMALES 252367
SEX RATIO (females/1000 males) 878
DENSITY OF POPULATION (Persons/ Square Km) 57
URBAN POPULATION % 11.1
LITERACY RATE (census 2001) in % 68.8
MALE LITERACY in % 76
MALE LITERATE in numbers 189060
FEMALE LITERACY in % 60.4
FEMALE LITERATE in numbers 129275
NSDP at current prices (2002-2003)* Rs Crores 1039 Rs Crores *(2002-2003)
PER CAPITA NSDP (2002-03) at current prices Rs 18647 Rs *(2002-2003)

 

(2002)P: Provisional
*(2002-03): Advanced Estimates
*(2001-02): Quick Estimate
*(2000-01): Provisional Estimate
NSDP: Net State Domestic product
 

Source: Directorate of Economics & Statistics of respective State Governments (As on March 26, 2004), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India

 

 

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