Maharashtra at a glance


Maharashtra's Socio-Economic Indicators Compared With Other States

Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Geographical area (lakh sq.km) 2011 3.08 2 Rajasthan(3.42)
Population (lakhs) 2011 1123.74 2 Uttar Pradesh(1998.12)
Density of population (per sq.km.) 2011 365 12 Delhi(11320)
Urban population to total population (%) 2011 45.22 6 Delhi(97.5)
State population to all India population (%) 2011 9.28 2 Uttar Pradesh(16.5)
Decennial growth rate of population (%) 2001-11 16 17 Meghalaya(27.95)
Sex ratio 2011 929 18 Kerala(1084)
SC and ST population to total population (%) 2011 21.17 21 Mizoram(94.54)
Main workers to total population (%) 2011 38.94 2 Andhra Pradesh(39.06)
Agricultural workers to total workers (%) 2011 52.71 15 Chhatisgarh(74.68)
Female workers participation rate 2011 31.06 13 Himachal Pradesh(44.82)
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Literacy € € - Male (%) 2011 88.38 7 Kerala(96.11)
Literacy € € - Female (%) 2011 75.87 8 Kerala(92.07)
Literacy € € - Total (%) 2011 82.34 7 Kerala(94)
Life expectancy at birth - Male (years) 2016-20 69.9 6 Kerala(74.2)
Life expectancy at birth - Female (years) 2016-20 73.7 5 Kerala(78.1)
Birth Rate 2015 16.3 8 Goa(12.7)
Death Rate 2015 5.8 8 Nagaland(3)
Infant mortality rate @ 2015 21 6 Manipur(9)
Per capita income at current prices* (Base year) 2015-16 147399 8 Goa(299003)
Human Development Index 2011 0.572 6 Kerala(0.79)
* - Provisional
€ € - The literacy rates related to the population aged seven years and above
@ - Infant mortality rates for smaller States and Union Territories are based on three years period 2013-15.
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Number of banking offices per lakh population@ 31-3-2016 10 18 Goa(32.8)
Per capita deposits@(" + r + ") 31-3-2016 186234 3 Delhi(508688)
Per capita credit@(" + r + ") 31-3-2016 195627 2 Delhi(475069)
Credit -Deposit Ratio (%) 31-3-2016 105 3 Andhra Pradesh(108.5)
Share of priority sector advances in total credit of scheduled commercial banks (%) 31-3-2016 30.9 25 West Bengal(93.1)
@ Projected population as on 1st March 2016

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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
No. of establishments per lakh population 2005 5462 12 Kerala(10043)
Employment in establishment per lakh population 2005 12914 12 Kerala(20711)
CAGR - Establishment 1998-2005 5 11 Manipur(10.42)
CAGR - Employment 1998-2005 4.09 16 Manipur(8.61)
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Yield per hectare - All cereals (kg.) Triennial average (2011-12 to 2013-14) 1178 29 Punjab(4248)
Yield per hectare - All pulses (kg.) Triennial average (2011-12 to 2013-14) 634 26 Delhi(2695)
Yield per hectare - All foodgrains (kg.) Triennial average (2011-12 to 2013-14) 884 29 Punjab(4162)
Yield per hectare - All oilseeds (kg.) Triennial average (2011-12 to 2013-14) 804 19 Tamil Nadu(2178)
Yield per hectare - Cotton (lint) (kg.) Triennial average (2011-12 to 2013-14) 354 11 Gujarat(614)
Yield per hectare - Sugarcane (Tonne) (kg.) Triennial average (2011-12 to 2013-14) 80 5 West Bengal(104)
Per capita foodgrains production (kg.) 2013-14 126.8 21 Punjab(975.1)
Consumption of fertilizers per hectare cropped area (kg.) 2013-14 119.9 13 Delhi(242.4)
Gross irrigated area to gross cropped area(%) 2013-14 0 Punjab(98.7)
Net area sown per cultivator (Hectare) 2013-14 1.4 7 Goa(4.1)
Net area sown to total geographical area (%) 2013-14 56.4 5 Punjab(81.8)
Cropping Intensity 2013-14 135.3 15 Punjab(190.8)
Forest cover+ to total geographical area (%) 2015 16.5 22 Mizoram(86.3)
Tree cover ++ to total geographical area (%) 2015 3.2 7 Goa(8.7)
+ All Lands, more than 1 ha. in area, with a tree canopy density of more than 10 per cent irrespective of ownership and legal status, it also includes orchards, bamboo and palm.
++ It comprises of tree patches outside the recoded forest area exclusive of forest cover and less than the minimum mappable area (1 ha.)
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Gross Enrolment Ratio - Boys (Classes I - VIII (6-13 Years)) 2015-16 97.37 15 Meghalaya(125.52)
Gross Enrolment Ratio - Girls (Classes I - VIII (6-13 Years)) 2015-16 98.6 17 Meghalaya(132.12)
Gross Enrolment Ratio - Total (Classes I - VIII (6-13 Years)) 2015-16 97.94 17 Meghalaya(128.76)
Pupil - Teacher Ratio - Primary schools 2015-16 29.51 8 Bihar(44.65)
Pupil - Teacher Ratio - Upper Primary Schools 2015-16 30.27 6 Bihar(45.77)
Pupil - Teacher Ratio - Secondary schools 2015-16 25.06 10 Bihar(64.46)
Pupil - Teacher Ratio - Higher secondary schools 2015-16 44.95 4 Uttar Pradesh(90.4)
Enrolment in primary and secondary schools per thousand population 2015-16 163 19 Meghalaya(293)
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Annual Survey of Industries - Factories(No.)* 2014-15 27010 2 Tamil Nadu(37220)
Annual Survey of Industries -Workers* 2014-15 1365 2 Tamil Nadu(2004)
Annual Survey of Industries - Gross output Per Worker* 2014-15 7877 6 Sikkim(12626)
Annual Survey of Industries -Net value added Per Worker* 2014-15 1530 4 Sikkim(7304)
Employed persons # - Rural (%) 2015 60 6 Chhatisgarh(72)
Employed persons # - Urban (%) 2015 39 12 Mizoram(54)
Unemployment Rate @ - Rural 2015 2 5 Gujarat(1)
Unemployment Rate @ - Urban 2015 2.3 3 Gujarat(0.7)
Labour force participation Rate# - Rural 2015 61.6 7 Chhatisgarh(72.9)
Labour force participation Rate# - Urban 2015 39.7 25 Meghalaya(59.2)
Women employment to total employment in organised sector (%) 31-3-2012 19.7 10 Kerala(41.2)
# Based on Report on Employment- Un employment Survey-2015-16,Ministry of Labour and Employment,Labour Bureau,GoI,Central Sample.Percentage with respect total population(usual principle status approach)
$ Includes Union Territories
@ Based on Report on Employment- Un employment Survey-2015-16,Ministry of Labour and Employment,Labour Bureau,GoI,Central Sample.Percentage with respect labour force(usual principle status approach)
* - Provisional
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Installed capacity of electricity per lakh population (MW) 31-03-2015 32.11# 8 Sikkim(122.9)
Per capita generation of electricity (kwh.) 2014-15 1026.24$ 9 Sikkim(4038.52)
Annual Per capita consumption of electricity - Total (kwh.) 2014-15 1020.99@ 10 Goa(1764.84)
Annual Per capita consumption of electricity - Domestic (kwh.) 2014-15 228.41@ 12 Delhi(669.85)
Annual Per capita consumption of electricity - Industrial (kwh.) 2014-15 320.17@ 10 Goa(1061.93)
Annual Per capita consumption of electricity - Agriculture (kwh.) 2014-15 247.7@ 6 Punjab(416.41)
Rural electrification (%)! 2014-15 100 1 Delhi,Gujarat,Haryana,AndhraPradesh,Goa,
Kerala,Punjab,Sikkim,Tamilnadu,Nagaland(100)
! Number of Villages taken as per Census 2011
# MAHAGENCO,Tata power,Reliance Infrastructure,MAHADISCOM,MEDA,CEA/WRPC
$ MAHAGENCO,Tata power,Reliance Infrastructure,MAHADISCOM,CEA/WRPC
@ MAHADISCOM,Tata power,Reliance Infrastructure,BEST
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Indicator Reference Year Maharashtra State Rank Rank 1 State
Motor vehicles per lakh population (No.) 31-3-2015 23320 9 Goa(58633)
Total road length per hundred sq. km. of area�(km.) 31-3-2015 199 10 Kerala(517)
Railway route length per hundred sq. km. of area (km) 2015-16 1.99 14 Delhi(12.35)
Teledensity - Wireline 30-9-2016 3.55 4 Delhi(13.52)
Teledensity - Wireless 30-9-2016 104.62 13 Delhi(160.26)
State's share in total value of Mineral production 2015-16 2.1 7 Odisha(34.26)
Mean age at effective marriage(females) 2014 22.4 7 Jammu Kashmir(24.7)
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