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Government of India
Ministry of Tribal Affairs
11-May-2012 14:37 IST
Tribal Population

 

 

According to the Census 2001, State-wise percentage of Scheduled Tribes living in the rural areas is as follows:

State Code

State / UT

Total ST Population

Rural

Urban

% Rural

% Urban

1

Jammu & Kashmir

1,105,979

1,054,488

51,491

95.3

4.7

2

Himachal Pradesh

244,587

237,060

7,527

96.9

3.1

5

Uttaranchal

256,129

240,209

15,920

93.8

6.2

8

Rajasthan

7,097,706

6,717,830

379,876

94.6

5.4

9

Uttar Pradesh

107,963

95,828

12,135

88.8

11.2

10

Bihar

758,351

717,702

40,649

94.6

5.4

11

Sikkim

111,405

101,909

9,496

91.5

8.5

12

Arunachal Pradesh

705,158

606,278

98,880

86.0

14.0

13

Nagaland

1,774,026

1,544,022

230,004

87.0

13.0

14

Manipur@

741,141

705,912

35,229

95.2

4.8

15

Mizoram

839,310

430,883

408,427

51.3

48.7

16

Tripura

993,426

967,997

25,429

97.4

2.6

17

Meghalaya

1,992,862

1,682,670

310,192

84.4

15.6

18

Assam

3,308,570

3,154,546

154024

95.3

4.7

19

West Bengal

4,406,794

4,136,366

270,428

93.9

6.1

20

Jharkhand

7,087,068

6,500,014

587,054

91.7

8.3

21

Odisha

8,145,081

7,698,358

446,723

94.5

5.5

22

Chhattisgarh

6,616,596

6,264,835

351,761

94.7

5.3

23

Madhya Pradesh

12,233,474

11,446,448

787,026

93.6

6.4

24

Gujarat

7,481,160

6,866,637

614,523

91.8

8.2

25

Daman & Diu

13,997

11,188

2,809

79.9

20.1

26

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

137,225

127,410

9,815

92.8

7.2

27

Maharashtra

8,577,276

7,486,537

1,090,739

87.3

12.7

28

Andhra Pradesh

5,024,104

4,646,923

377,181

92.5

7.5

29

Karnataka

3,463,986

2,934,530

529,456

84.7

15.3

30

Goa

566

190

376

33.6

66.4

31

Lakshadweep

57,321

32,209

25,112

56.2

43.8

32

Kerala

364,189

350,019

14,170

96.1

3.9

33

Tamil Nadu

651,321

551,143

100,178

84.6

15.4

 

This information was given by the Minister of State for Tribal Affairs Shri Mahadeo Singh Khandela in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

 

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