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    Why UP is Backward stii now ?

    Hello Friends,

    I want to know why Uttar Pradesh is still a Backward then any other state ?
  • #599
    State / U.T. Literacy Rate Male Literacy Rate Female Literacy Rate
    Kerala 90.92 94.20 87.86
    Mizoram 88.49 90.69 86.13
    Lakshadweep (U.T.) 87.52 93.15 81.56
    Goa 82.32 88.88 75.51
    Delhi (U.T.) 81.82 87.37 75.00
    Chandigarh (U.T.) 81.76 85.65 76.65
    Pondicherry (U. T.) 81.49 88.89 74.13
    Andaman & Nicobar (U.T.) 81.18 86.07 75.29
    Daman & Diu (U.T.) 81.09 88.40 70.37
    Maharashtra 77.27 86.27 67.51
    Himachal Pradesh 77.13 86.02 68.08
    Tripura 73.66 81.47 65.41
    Tamil Nadu 73.47 82.33 64.55
    Uttaranchal 72.28 84.01 60.26
    Gujarat 69.97 80.50 58.60
    Punjab 69.95 75.63 63.55
    Sikkim 69.68 76.73 61.46
    West Bengal 69.22 77.58 60.22
    Manipur 68.87 77.87 59.70
    Haryana 68.59 79.25 56.31
    Nagaland 67.11 71.77 61.92
    Karnataka 67.04 76.29 57.45
    Chhatisgarh 65.18 77.86 52.40
    Assam 64.28 71.93 56.03
    Madhya Pradesh 64.11 76.80 50.28
    Orissa 63.61 75.95 50.97
    Meghalaya 63.31 66.14 60.41
    Andhra Pradesh 61.11 70.85 51.17
    Rajasthan 61.03 76.46 44.34
    Dadra & Nagar Haveli (U.T.) 60.03 73.32 42.99
    Uttar Pradesh 57.36 70.23 42.98
    Arunachal Pradesh 54.74 64.07 44.24
    Jammu & Kashmir 54.46 65.75 41.82
    Jharkhand 54.13 67.94 39.38
    Bihar 47.53 60.32 33.57


    So if you see the figures the illiteracy is the cause of concern in Uttar Pradesh

    K Mohan

    A Member who does not belongs to UP but still contributes to this site on daily basis

  • #601
    Hi K.Mohan,

    Thanks a lot. I really appreciate your work. You have done a good job. Thanks a lot for replying my thread.

    With Regards,
    Prashant Sultania


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