A Sindhi daily, i.e., Challenge (Now also in Hindi) is published from Bhopal is the only Sindhi newspaper in state. The Malwa Sultanate was conquered by the Sultanate of Gujarat in 1531. In 2011 there were total 286808 families residing in Mandsaur district. The area covered by the present-day Madhya Pradesh includes the area of the ancient Avanti Mahajanapada, whose capital Ujjain (also known as Avantika) arose as a major city during the second wave of Indian urbanisation in the sixth century BCE. Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport in Indore is the busiest airport in Madhya Pradesh. Noted Dhrupad exponents Aminuddin Dagar (Indore), Gundecha Brothers (Ujjain) and Uday Bhawalkar (Ujjain) were also born in present-day Madhya Pradesh. Jabalpur was chosen to be the capital of the state but at the last moment, due to political interference, Bhopal was made the state capital. [35], The population of Madhya Pradesh consists of a number of ethnic groups and tribes, castes and communities, including the indigenous tribals and relatively more recent migrants from other states. In all Hindu form majority religion in 50 out of 50 districts of Madhya Pradesh state. The forests in their basins are much richer than the thorn forests of the northwestern part of Madhya Pradesh. Total population of Madhya Pradesh as per census 2011 is 7.27 Crores approximately. It flows westward through a rift valley, with the Vindhya ranges sprawling along its northern bank and the Satpura range of mountains along the southern. [41] The state's per-capita gross state domestic product (nominal GDP) is the fourth lowest in the country (2010–11).[42]. Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh has total population of 2032036 as per the Census 2011. Madhya Pradesh Literacy Rate 2011. Caste Wise Population of Maharashtra September 25, 2020 July 21, 2020 by Prachi Hajare Maharashtra is the 2nd most populous state of India after Uttar Pradesh. Its predecessor, the Indore-based Holkar cricket team, had won the Ranji Trophy four times. Because of the state's central location, a number of consumer goods companies have established manufacturing bases in MP. 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There are about 2 crore households in the state and an average 5 persons live in every family. After the decline of the Maurya empire, the region was contested among the Sakas, the Kushanas, the Satavahanas, and several local dynasties during the 1st to 3rd centuries CE. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Other local newspapers are published in the cities. The state has 52 districts hospitals, 333 community health centres, 1,155 primary health centres and 8,860 sub-centres. Several regional variants are spoken, which are considered by the government to be dialects of Hindi, and by linguists to be distinct but related languages. The per-capita figure was US$ 871.45 in 2013–14, the sixth-lowest in the country. Madhya Pradesh (/ˌmʌðjə prəˈðeɪʃ/, Hindi: [ˈmədʱjə pɾəˈdeːʃ] (listen); meaning Central Province) is a state in central India. Burhar is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Shahdol, Madhya Pradesh. The State was bifurcated, with the formation of the State of Chhattisgarh in November, 2000. The population development of the State of Madhya Pradesh by census years. It also left some monuments of architectural value in Gwalior. Between 1720 and 1760, the Marathas took control of most of Madhya Pradesh, resulting in the establishment of semi-autonomous states under the nominal control of the Peshwa of Pune: the Holkars of Indore ruled much of Malwa, Pawars ruled Dewas and Dhar, the Bhonsles of Nagpur dominated Mahakoshal-Gondwana area, while the Scindias of Gwalior controlled the northern parts of the state. The small Gond kingdoms emerged in the Gondwana and Mahakoshal regions of the state. Madhya Pradesh meaning Central Province is a state in central India. of villages, total village population, total households and area covered by the state of Madhya Pradesh District-wise List of all Villages in Madhya Pradesh The population development of all urban agglomerations and single cities in Madhya Pradesh with more than 20,000 inhabitants by census years. Most of the sea trade happens through the Kandla and Jawaharlal Nehru Port (Nhava Sheva) in the neighbouring states, which are well-connected to MP by road and rail networks. Besides the major cities, Bhedaghat, Jabalpur, Bhimbetka, Bhojpur, Maheshwar, Mandu, Orchha, Pachmarhi, Kanha, Amarkantak and Ujjain, Tumen Vindhyavasini temple ancient temple. In 2013, state govt declared Mallakhamba as the state sport.[61]. The River Narmada flows through a gorge of marble rocks in Bhedaghat, Jabalpur, The Shri Ram Ghat on the Shipra River in Ujjain, Betwa in the Ashoknagar District of Madhya Pradesh. As per details from Census 2011, Himachal Pradesh has population of 68.65 Lakhs, an increase from figure of 60.78 Lakh in 2001 census. The dominant political parties in the state are the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Indian National Congress. [28] Hinduism constitutes 90.89% of Madhya Pradesh population. Most of them are located in eastern Madhya Pradesh near Jabalpur. A complex interplay of caste, anti-incumbency, popularity ratings of leaders and the Mahagathbandhan will determine who will win Madhya Pradesh (Part 1) A fascinating contest is on in Madhya Pradesh. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The state has a total of 20 major railway junctions. Madhya Pradesh state religion wise population, Hinduism is the major religion, Hindu's population account for 90.8%, followed by Muslim with 6.5%. After the formation of Chhattisgarh State, the major portion of Mahanadi basin now lies in Chhattisgarh. Ratlam District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Madhya Pradesh) - Census 2011. 22 projects costing above $500 million have been sanctioned under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission for the development of Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur and Ujjain. In 2001 census, Rajgarh had a population of 1,254,085 of which males were 649,106 and remaining 604,979 were females. The highest point in Madhya Pradesh is Dhupgarh, with an elevation of 1,350 m (4,429 ft).[25]. Sanchi and Khajuraho are frequented by external tourists. Madhya Pradesh is the second largest Indian state by area and the fifth largest state by population with over 75 million residents. The state witnessed a number of anti-British activities and protests during the Indian independence movement. Provisional Population of Madhya Pradesh in Census 2011 ( Format : pdf , Size : 2,016 kB ) 17. [13] In recent years, the state's GDP growth has been above the national average.[14]. According to estimates Madhya Pradesh with a population of over six crores has about 22 per cent Scheduled Tribes and an equally strong 14 per cent strong Scheduled Caste population. Out of total population, 72.37% of population lives in Urban area and 27.63% lives in Rural area. [38], Due to the different linguistic, cultural and geographical environment, and its peculiar complications, the diverse tribal world of Madhya Pradesh has been largely cut off from mainstream development. [20] When the south Indian Emperor Govinda III of the Rashtrakuta dynasty annexed Malwa, he set up the family of one of his subordinates there, who took the name of Paramara.[21]. Other major mineral reserves include those of coal, coalbed methane, manganese and dolomite.[52]. Out of which 738,241 are males while 716,828 are females. [54] The project was commissioned with 750 MW capacity in December 2019.[55]. With over 75 million inhabitants, it is the fifth-largest state in India by population. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25% while Schedule Tribe (ST) was 4.7% of the total population in the Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh. In 2011 there were total 278,895 families residing in Raisen district. Some of the noted Hindustani classical music gharanas in Madhya Pradesh include the Maihar gharana, the Gwalior gharana and Senia gharana. The land drained by these rivers is agriculturally rich, with the natural vegetation largely consisting of grass and dry deciduous forest types, largely thorny. Population, Religion, Caste, Literacy, Sex ratio data of Mandsaur District as per Census 2011 Traditional games like kho kho, gilli danda, sitoliya, kanche and langdi are popular in the rural areas. Madhya Pradesh has a 230-seat state legislative assembly. [16] Chalcolithic sites belonging to Kayatha culture (2100–1800 BCE) and Malwa culture (1700–1500 BCE) have been discovered in the western part of the state. Name Abbr. After the Anglo Maratha Wars 19th century, the region was divided into several princely states under the British and incorporated into Central Provinces and Berar and the Central India Agency. Get here the details and statistics about the people of Andhra Pradesh. Kanha, Bandhavgarh, Pench, Panna, and Satpura National Parks are managed as Project Tiger areas. Madhya Pradesh Latest 2019 Caste/Religion Wise population demographics and Census Information before Assembly Elections. On 6 December 2017, the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced that players from the state would be given government jobs on winning medals in international events. Madhya Pradesh ranks very low on the Human Development Index value of 0.375 (2011), which is below the national average. Madhya Pradesh Population by Religion. Gondwana and Mahakoshal remained under the control of Gond kings, who acknowledged Mughal supremacy but enjoyed virtual autonomy.