A day after Supreme Court set aside a Madras High Court order directing the Centre to conduct caste-based census, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Saturday urged the Union Government to factor in the necessity of holding such an exercise.
Population maps based on anonymous mobile phone call record data can be as accurate as those based on censuses, finds research.
Over the past 30 years, Kolkata has added 8 sq km of built-up area every year and according to recent research, the Metro is no exception to the global urbanisation trends.
BJP Friday accused the Congress-led UPA Government of deliberately not releasing Census figures as it was afraid that poor economic condition of the Muslim community under its rule would be exposed.
Tens of thousands of census-takers fanned out across Myanmar on Sunday to gather data for a rare snapshot of the former junta-ruled nation that is already stoking sectarian tensions.
Arunachal Pradesh recorded women`s decadal growth rate higher than that of men during the decade 2001-11.
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Jammu and Kashmir home minister Nasir Aslam Wani on Wednesday said accurate census helps in justifiable fund allocations to various social strata.
Just 3.7 million Londoners described their ethnicity as `White British` in 2011 - down from 4.3 million in 2001.
South African Indians have progressed in the past decade with their family incomes doubling, according to the latest census of the South African government.
Serb, Croat, Muslim leaders have agreed to 1st census since 1991 and to a single state-level body to coordinate EU aid programs.
The socio-economic and caste
census exercise was on Wednesday launched in the national capital
with the enumeration of Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.
The over month-long socio-
economic and caste Census in Gujarat got underway on Monday.
As the process of carrying out a
caste-based census kicked off in the capital on Monday, Delhi
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit backed the effort.
The Centre Wednesday said that
public distribution of food grains will be made as per the Census 2011 from December this year.
The ranks of America`s poor swelled to almost 1 in 6 people last year as long-term unemployment left millions of Americans struggling and out of work.
Seventy seven percent of total
population in Arunachal Pradesh lives in rural areas,
according to the 2011 provisional population report which was
released here today.
A nationwide Census to identify Indians living below the poverty line (BPL) and help determine those eligible for social welfare schemes meant for the poor begins with Tripura on Wednesday.
process is yet to be completed in remote and hilly areas.
Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered fresh census of people living under Below Poverty Line (BPL) in the state.
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