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State/UT-wise SCs & PD Literacy Rate, 2001

 

State/UT Literacy Rate 2001
Total SC PD
1. Uttar Pradesh 56.3 46.3 44.5
2. Maharashtra 76.9 71.9 57.6
3. Bihar 47.0 28.5 37.2
4. West Bengal 68.6 59.0 52.7
5. Andhra Pradesh 60.5 53.5 44.2
6. Tamil Nadu 73.5 63.2 58.6
7. Madhya Pradesh 63.7 58.6 49.7
8. Rajasthan 60.1 52.2 45.3
9. Karnataka 66.6 52.9 50.3
10. Gujarat 69.1 70.5 54.0
11. Orissa 63.1 55.5 48.8
12. Kerala 90.9 82.7 67.0
13. Jharkhand 53.6 37.6 41.5
14. Assam 63.3 66.8 45.5
15. Punjab 69.7 56.2 49.5
16. Haryana 57.9 55.4 48.8
17. Chhattisgarh 64.7 64.0 47.9
18. Delhi 81.7 70.8 65.5
19. J&K 55.5 59.0 39.9
20. Uttarakhand 71.6 63.4 51.8
21. Himachal Pradesh 76.5 70.3 51.9
22. Tripura 73.2 74.7 52.5
23. Manipur 70.5 72.3 42.9
24. Meghalaya 62.5 56.3 37.9
25. Nagaland 66.6 NA 30.8
26. Goa 82.0 71.9 50
27. Aru .Pradesh 54.3 67.6 39.4
28. Puducherry 81.2 69.1 57.7
29. Mizoram 88.8 89.2 56.3
30. Chandigarh 81.9 67.7 62.5
31. Sikkim 68.8 63.0 40.0
32. A & N Islands 81.3 NA 57.1
33. D & Nagar Haveli 57.6 78.2 25.0
34. Daman & Diu 78.2 85.1 33.3
35. Lakshadweep 86.7 NA 45.0
Total 64.8 54.7 49.3

Source: Census of India - 2001