Sex-Ratio in India: Latest Data

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As per the Census, 2011 the child sex ratio has shown decline from 927 females per thousand males in 2001 to 918 females per thousand males in 2011.

The State/UT-wise details are given below:

Child Sex Ratio as per Census (1971-2011)
S. No. States/UTs 2011
  India  918
1 Jammu & Kashmir  862
2 Himachal Pradesh  909
3 Punjab  846
4 Chandigarh  880
5 Uttaranchal  890
6 Haryana  834
7 Delhi  871
8 Rajasthan  888
9 Uttar Pradesh  902
10 Bihar  935
11 Sikkim  957
12 Arunachal Pradesh  972
13 Nagaland  943
14 Manipur  936
15 Mizoram  970
16 Tripura  957
17 Meghalaya 970
18 Assam  962
19 West Bengal  956
20 Jharkhand  948
21 Orissa  941
22 Chhattisgarh  969
23 Madhya Pradesh  918
24 Gujarat  890
25 Daman & Diu  904
26 Dadra & Nagar Haveli  926
27 Maharashtra  894
28 Andhra Pradesh  939
29 Karnataka  948
30 Goa  942
31 Lakshadweep  911
32 Kerala  964
33 Tamil Nadu  943
34 Pondicherry  967
35 A & Nicobar Islands 968

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