Location of Dewas district in Madhya Pradesh
|State||Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Area||7,020 km2 (2,710 sq mi)|
|Lok Sabha Constituencies||Dewas|
According to the 2011 census Dewas District has a population of 1,563,107, roughly equal to the nation of Gabon or the US state of Hawaii. This gives it a ranking of 319th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 223 inhabitants per square kilometre (580 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 19.48%. Dewas has a sex ratio of 941 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 70.53%.
Dewas' water management programsEdit
The United Nations awarded Dewas district's community water management works the 3rd place under the category of "Best Water Management Practices" for 2011-2012.
- ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. http://www.census2011.co.in/district.php. Retrieved 2011-09-30.
- ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/rankorder/2119rank.html. Retrieved 2011-10-01. "Gabon 1,576,665"
- ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. http://2010.census.gov/2010census/data/apportionment-pop-text.php. Retrieved 2011-09-30. "Hawaii 1,360,301"
- ^ M. Paul Lewis, ed (2009). "Bareli, Rathwi: A language of India". Ethnologue: Languages of the World (16th ed.). Dallas, Texas: SIL International. http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=bgd. Retrieved 2011-09-28.
- ^ "‘Water for Life’ UN-Water Best Practices Award: 2012 edition: Finalists". http://www.un.org/waterforlifedecade/finalists2012.shtml. Retrieved 2015-05-21. "3rd ranked: Bhagirath Krishhak Abhiyan, Water Conservation for Food Security"
- ^ "Umakant Umrao "Dewas Ke Bhagirath"". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7RHAjnwXZmU. Retrieved 2015-05-21.
|Ujjain district||Shajapur district|
|Indore district||Sehore district|
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