India Litracy Rate

India Literacy Rate:

india literacy rateLiteracy is very important to develop a society and reform the blind thoughts of the religious faiths. Before the Independence of India literacy rate calculated very low and the people followed their traditional ways. After Independence, the efforts of Indian government made to increase the India Literacy rate among the societies. This increase of Indian Literacy rate in India causes to build new industrial revolutions. And overall developments in the lives of People. The increase rate of literacy is generally helpful today’s civilisation such as modernization, urbanisation, industrialisation, communication and commerce.

According to the purpose of the census, who can both read and write with any understanding in any language, is treated as literate.

2011 India Literacy Rate:

S.NO           State Literacy Male Female Change%
1 Kerala 94.00 96.11 92.07 3.14
2 Lakshadweep 91.85 95.56 87.95 5.19
3 Mizoram 91.33 93.35 89.27 2.53
4 Goa 88.70 92.65 84.66 6.69
5 Tripura 87.22 91.53 82.73 14.03
6 Daman and Diu 87.10 91.54 79.55 8.92
7 Andaman and Nicobar 86.63 90.27 82.43 5.33
8 Delhi 86.21 90.94 80.76 4.54
9 Chandigarh 86.05 89.99 81.19 4.11
10 Puducherry 85.85 91.26 80.67 4.61
11 Himachal Pradesh 82.80 89.53 75.93 6.32
12 Maharashtra 82.34 88.38 75.87 5.46
13 Sikkim 81.42 86.55 75.61 12.61
14 Tamil Nadu 80.09 86.77 73.44 6.64
15 Nagaland 79.55 82.75 76.11 12.96
16 Uttarakhand 78.82 87.40 70.01 7.2
17 Gujarat 78.03 85.75 69.68 8.89
18 Manipur 76.94 83.58 70.26 10.33
19 West Bengal 76.26 81.69 70.54 7.62
20 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 76.24 85.17 64.32 18.61
21 Punjab 75.84 80.44 70.73 6.19
22 Haryana 75.55 84.06 65.94 7.64
23 Karnataka 75.36 82.47 68.08 8.72
24 Meghalaya 74.43 75.95 72.89 11.87
25 Orissa 72.87 81.59 64.01 9.79
26 Assam 72.19 77.85 66.27 8.94
27 Chhattisgarh 70.28 80.27 60.24 5.62
28 Madhya Pradesh 69.32 78.73 59.24 5.58
29 Uttar Pradesh 67.68 77.28 57.18 11.41
30 Jammu and Kashmir 67.16 76.75 56.43 11.64
31 Andhra Pradesh 67.02 74.88 59.15 6.55
32 Jharkhand 66.41 76.84 55.42 12.85
33 Rajasthan 66.11 79.19 52.12 5.7
34 Arunachal Pradesh 65.38 72.55 57.70 11.04
35 Bihar 61.80 71.20 51.50 14.80