In which year does the first population count of India start?
I got this question in quiz.
Origin of the question is Population Growth topic in portion Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12
Correct answer is (b) 1891
For explanation I would say: The first population count of India started in the year 1891. It was conducted by the British raj under the supervision of Jervoise Athelstane Baines. The last census of India was carried out in 2011 while next will be carried out in 2021.