UT with Lowest Population in India
Lakshadweep is the UT with lowest population in
India. According to 2001 census, Lakshadweep has a population of 60,650.
Out of the total population, the male population is 31,131 and the
female population is 29,519. In 1991, Lakshadweep had a population of
51,707 (Male - 26,618, Female - 25,089). Between 1991 and 2001,
Lakshadweep observed a decadal population growth rate of 17.30%.
According to 2001 census, Lakshadweep has a literacy rate of 86.66%
(Male Literacy rate - 92.53, Female Literacy Rate - 80.47). Sex Ratio of
Lakshadweep is 947. Capital of Lakshadweep is Kavaratti. Principal
languages of Lakshadweep are Jeseri (Dweep Bhasha) and Mahal.