Census of India

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The decennial Census of India has been conducted 15 times, As of 2011. While it has been conducted every 10 years, beginning in 1871, the first complete census was taken in the year 1881.[1] Post 1949, it has been conducted by the Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India under the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. All the census since 1951 are conducted under 1948 Census of India Act.

Census of India prior to Independence[edit]

  • Overview
  • 1871 Census of india
  • 1881 Census of India
  • 1891 Census of India
  • 1901 Census of India
  • 1911 Census of India
  • 1921 Census of India
  • 1931 Census of India
  • 1941 Census of India

Census of independent India[edit]

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