The conditional information for the most recent Census and National Population Register (NPR) are going to be accessible before the Lok Sabha election in 2024, consistent with data provided by the Union Home Ministry to a parliamentary committee.
· The previous Census was conducted in 2011 and also the NPR, that encompasses a info of 119 large integer residents, was last updated in 2015.
· The initial section of Census House-listing and Housing Census that was to be conducted along side the NPR from Gregorian calendar month one, 2020, was indefinitely deferred thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.
· Provisional Census results are going to be free within the yr 2023-24 and also the primary Census abstracts (PCA) can offer village-level information on necessary indicators.
· A mobile application has been developed for aggregation the Census details and NPR and residents also can self-enumerate.
· The mobile app through that Census are going to be conducted are going to be accessible in sixteen languages.
· The census provides data on size, distribution and socioeconomic,demographic and alternative characteristics of the country’s population.
· During the regime of the Mughal king Akbar, the executive report ‘Ain-e-Akbari’ enclosed comprehensive information bearing on population, industry, wealth and lots of alternative characteristics.
· A systematic and trendy population census, in its gift type was conducted non synchronously between 1865 and 1872 in numerous elements of the country.
However, the primary
synchronous census in Asian country was control in 1881. Since then, censuses
are undertaken uninterruptedly once each 10 years.