There are various factors that affect the population. On the basis of those factors, the population of any area or country can be divided into various groups. They are studied as population structure. The population can be studied on the basis of caste, gender, literacy rate, occupation, mother tongue, age, qualification, etc. helps to determine the population of any place. People of six years of age and above are included in the literacy rate of Nepal. The literacy rate of Nepal is presented in the following table: -
Literacy rate (in percent)
Source: Census, 2068
Population and occupation
The population of any place or country can be divided into various groups on the basis of occupation. The population in accordance to the occupation is presented below: -
Population distribution on the basis of occupation
Population (in percent)
Source: CBS, 2050 and 2060
Composition of population means distribution of the number of population according to characteristics such as age,sex,marital status,socio-economic status. The merits of knowing the composition of population are enlisted below:
People of ______ years of age and above are included in literacy rate of Nepal.
The population can be studied on the basis of ______.
all the options are correct
The literay rate of Nepal in 2068 BS is ______.
What percent of people of rural areas were engaged in agriculture in 2058 BS?
What percent of people of urban areas were engaged in agriculture in 2058 BS?