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Statewise Total Female Population (rural &urban) in the Workforce

  India, State, Union territory Place of residence Total Population (Women) Total Workers (Women)
(Main + Marginal)
Economically active female population#
           
  INDIA Total 494828644 127048454 25.7
    Rural 359817177 111455737 31.0
    Urban 135011467 15592717 11.5
           
1 Jammu & Kashmir Total 4769343 1047527 22.0
    Rural 3638762 940081 25.8
    Urban 1130581 107446 9.5
           
2 Himachal Pradesh Total 2989524 1306138 43.7
    Rural 2725648 1266666 46.5
    Urban 263876 39472 15.0
           
3 Punjab Total 11340753 2118003 18.7
    Rural 7555481 1749465 23.2
    Urban 3785272 368538 9.7
           
4 Chandigarh* Total 392690 53885 13.7
    Rural 35281 3641 10.3
    Urban 357409 50244 14.1
           
5 Uttaranchal Total 4162314 1127423 27.1
    Rural 3166384 1054966 33.3
    Urban 995930 72457 7.3
           
6 Haryana Total 9755331 2664086 27.3
    Rural 6951228 2376211 34.2
    Urban 2804103 287875 10.3
           
7 Delhi Total 6223236 569412 9.1
    Rural 431688 43699 10.1
    Urban 5791548 525713 9.1
           
8 Rajasthan Total 27091465 9071208 33.5
    Rural 20873199 8496356 40.7
    Urban 6218266 574852 9.2
           
9 Uttar Pradesh Total 78614376 12799625 16.3
    Rural 62453467 11799397 18.9
    Urban 16160909 1000228 6.2
           
10 Bihar Total 39724832 7482919 18.8
    Rural 35688910 7205937 20.2
    Urban 4035922 276982 6.9
           
11 Sikkim Total 252276 97363 38.6
    Rural 225102 91543 40.7
    Urban 27174 5820 21.4
           
12 Arunachal Pradesh Total 517544 188657 36.5
    Rural 415151 171565 41.3
    Urban 102393 17092 16.7
           
13 Nagaland Total 946950 362215 38.3
    Rural 789164 338746 42.9
    Urban 157786 23469 14.9
           
14 Manipur Total 1172404 474936 40.5
    Rural 883893 381802 43.2
    Urban 288511 93134 32.3
           
15 Mizoram Total 431275 205435 47.6
    Rural 216300 118377 54.7
    Urban 214975 87058 40.5
           
16 Tripura Total 1555030 326872 21.0
    Rural 1288786 294679 22.9
    Urban 266244 32193 12.1
           
17 Meghalaya Total 1138229 398618 35.0
    Rural 913654 355622 38.9
    Urban 224575 42996 19.1
           
18 Assam Total 12850608 2672613 20.8
    Rural 11265837 2509526 22.3
    Urban 1584771 163087 10.3
           
19 West Bengal Total 38733477 7002798 18.1
    Rural 28128662 5821973 20.7
    Urban 10604815 1180825 11.1
           
20 Jharkhand Total 13048151 3444894 26.4
    Rural 10262301 3269751 31.9
    Urban 2785850 175143 6.3
           
21 Orissa Total 18094580 4454293 24.6
    Rural 15498749 4200930 27.1
    Urban 2595831 253363 9.8
           
22 Chhatisgarh Total 10348646 4143250 40.0
    Rural 8332039 3881910 46.6
    Urban 2016607 261340 13.0
           
23 Madhya Pradesh Total 28866173 9554198 33.1
    Rural 21311057 8669974 40.7
    Urban 7555116 884224 11.7
           
24 Gujarat Total 23178405 6497868 28.0
    Rural 14653860 5721030 39.0
    Urban 8524545 776838 9.1
           
25 Daman & Diu* Total 65581 12027 18.3
    Rural 37164 7344 19.8
    Urban 28417 4683 16.5
           
26 Dadra & Nagar Haveli* Total 98720 38182 38.7
    Rural 78108 35225 45.1
    Urban 20612 2957 14.3
           
27 Maharashtra Total 46417977 15128566 32.6
    Rural 27289275 12695748 46.5
    Urban 19128702 2432818 12.7
           
28 Andhra Pradesh Total 37620737 13139307 34.9
    Rural 27406535 11850113 43.2
    Urban 10214202 1289194 12.6
           
29 Karnataka Total 25877615 8248808 31.9
    Rural 17195507 6854752 39.9
    Urban 8682108 1394056 16.1
           
30 Goa Total 658381 146452 22.2
    Rural 335503 88458 26.4
    Urban 322878 57994 18.0
           
31 Lakshadweep* Total 29477 2120 7.2
    Rural 16451 999 6.1
    Urban 13026 1121 8.6
           
32 Kerala Total 16369955 2500736 15.3
    Rural 12120699 1925009 15.9
    Urban 4249256 575727 13.5
           
33 Tamil Nadu Total 30842185 9658372 31.3
    Rural 17360301 7175171 41.3
    Urban 13481884 2483201 18.4
           
34 Pondicherry* Total 487124 82792 17.0
    Rural 162010 38533 23.8
    Urban 325114 44259 13.6
           
35 Andaman & Nicobar Islands* Total 163280 26856 16.4
    Rural 111021 20538 18.5
    Urban 52259 6318 12.1
* Union Territory- # Calculated as Total workers as a percentage of total population
           
Source: Census of India, 2001