The Demographic Structure of the Indian Society

The Demographic Structure of the Indian Society

Question

What is population density?

Answer

The number of individuals per unit area or volume. It can be calculated as

P.D. = N/S (where N = Number of people in a region)

S = Number of unit areas in a region

According to 1991 census, population density of India was 267 person/square km. while it was 324 person/sq.km. in 2001.

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