Population and Urbanization (Uttarakhand)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. According to the 2001 Census, the population of Uttaranchal is–

(a) 60 Lakhs
(b) 75 Lakhs
(c) 85 Lakhs
(d) 1 crore

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2002]


2. According to the 2011 Census, which of the following districts of Uttarakhand had negative population growth rate?

(a) Pithoragarh
(b) Almora
(c) Rudraprayag
(d) Uttarkashi

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2012]


3. Which district of Uttarakhand has the highest number of females per 1000 males according to the provisional census report-2011?

(a) Almora
(d) Rudraprayag
(c) Pithoragarh
(d) Pauri

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2010]


4. Which of the following districts of Uttarakhand has the lowest population as per the 2011 Census?

(a) Rudraprayag
(b) Bageshwar
(c) Champawat
(d) Chamoli

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2016]


5. Which one of the following districts of Uttarakhand has the lowest percentage of literacy in the province?

(a) Chamoli
(b) Dehradun
(c) Nainital
(d) Haridwar

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2006]


6. The district with the highest literacy rate of Uttaranchal is:

(a) Uttarkashi
(b) Dehradun
(c) Nainital
(d) Pauri

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Mains) 2002]


7. Which of the following is not the effect of urbanization in the mountainous region of Uttarakhand?

(a) Increase in natural disasters
(b) Increase in wildlife
(c) Increase in water pollution
(d) Reduction of biodiversity

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2006]