Population and Urbanisation (Rajasthan)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. Arrange the districts with a maximum total population in Rajasthan in descending order as per census 2011 –

(a) Jaipur, Jodhpur, Alwar, Nagaur
(b) Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Udaipur
(c) Jaipur, Kota, Jodhpur, Bikaner
(d) Jaipur, Udaipur, Bikaner

[R.A.S./R.T.S. (Pre) 2016]


2. Which one of the following districts, according to 2011 Census, has the highest sex-ratio in the age group of 0-6 years?

(a) Pratapgarh
(b) Udaipur
(c) Banswara
(d) Bhilwara

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3. The correct sequence in descending order of the given districts in terms of density of population in 2011 is-

(a) Kota, Ajmer, Ganganagar and Churu
(b) Jaipur, Bharatpur, Dausa and Alwar
(c) Jaipur, Ajmer, Alwar and Dausa
(d) Alwar, Dausa, Ajmer and Churu

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4. In comparison to the decade of 1981-91 in Rajasthan, the population growth rate of 1991-2001 has declined by :

(a) 5.5%
(b) 4.1%
(c) 4.9%
(d) 5.8%

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5. The district of Rajasthan which has the highest population growth rate till 1991 is –

(a) Bikaner
(b) Jaisalmer
(c) Dungarpur
(d) Jaipur

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6. As per the 1991 Census, Pali, Ajmer and Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan has a lowest population growth rate. The main reason for the lower growth rate is–

(a) Low birth rate
(b) High death rate
(c) Employment opportunities
(d) lack of transport vehicles

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7. The second largest city in Rajasthan is :

(a) Ajmer
(b) Udaipur
(c) Jodhpur
(d) Jaisalmer

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8. Which district has the least population density in Rajasthan?

(a) Bikaner
(b) Jodhpur
(c) Barmer
(d) Jaisalmer

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9. Which district has the highest density of human settlements?

(a) Ajmer
(b) Barmer
(c) Sri Ganganagar
(d) Sirohi

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10. As per the 1991 Census, what is the percentage of literate women in Rajasthan?

(a) 20.44%
(b) 39.42%
(c) 38.42%
(d) 52.11%

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11. The most literate district of Rajasthan is

(a) Ajmer
(b) Bikaner
(c) Jaipur
(d) Pali

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12. As per the 1991 Census, the District of least women literacy in Rajasthan is –

(a) Jalore
(b) Barmer
(c) Jaisalmer
(d) Banswada

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13. The percentage of Scheduled caste and scheduled tribe in Rajasthan as per the 1991 Census –

(a) 17.29 and 12.44
(b) 13.82 and 6.77
(c) 17.29 and 13.82
(d) 12.44 and 6.77

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14. According to the, what was the work participation rate in India and Rajasthan respectively?

(a) 43.6% and 41.8%
(b) 39.8% and 43.6%
(c) 42.4% and 41.8%
(d) 39.8% and 36.4%

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15. Which of the following two districts of Rajasthan had the lowest percentage of scheduled tribes (ST) to the total population in 2011?

(a) Ganganagar and Hanumangarh
(b) Bharatpur and Dhaulpur
(c) Churu and Sikar
(d) Bikaner and Nagaur

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16. As per the 2011 census, which districts of Rajasthan have the lowest percentage of Scheduled Tribe population in their total population?

(a) Sikar and Dholpur
(b) Jhunjhunu and Churu
(c) Bikaner and Nagaur
(d) Ganganagar and Hanumangarh

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17. The Census data produced by Government of India and of Rajasthan on 25th May, 2013 reveals the population of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes together in Rajasthan as:

(a) 31.3%
(b) 34.2%
(c) 30.7%
(d) 28.5%

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18. Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched? District Sex Ratio

(a) Sirohi 952
(b) Jaisalmer 110
(c) Alwar 889
(d) Banswara 969

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19. According to the 2011 census, the districts having highest rural and urban sex ratios in Rajasthan are :

Rural Sex Ratio – Urban Sex Ratio
(a) Rajsamand – Banswara
(b) Dungarpur – Tonk
(c) Pali – Churu
(d) Jalore – Nagaur

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20. The correct pair according to the 1991 census, is :

Districts Sex Ratio
(a) Dholpur 796
(b) Dungarpur 942
(c) Jaisalmer 997
(d) Jalore 810

[R.A.S./R.T.S.(Pre) 1999, R.A.S./R.T.S. (Pre) 1994]


21. The female-male ratio in Rajasthan in 1991 as compared to 1981 is –

(a) Same
(b) Little increased
(c) little decreased
(d) highly increased

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22. The district of Rajasthan having the maximum percentage of the rural population of its total population, according to the 2001 Census, is :

(a) Tonk
(b) Banswara
(c) Sawai Madhopur
(d) Pali

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