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Declining Sikh population percentage in Punjab

Discussion in 'Sikh Sikhi Sikhism' started by harmanpreet singh, Aug 26, 2015.

  1. harmanpreet singh

    harmanpreet singh India
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    As per Govt of India Census 2011 released yesterday ,Sikh population in Punjab is 57 % which was 60% in 2001 census.


    The growth rate of population in the decade 2001-2011 was 17.7 percent. The growth rate of population of the different religious communities in the same period was as Hindus: 16.8 percent; Muslim: 24.6 percent; Christian: 15.5 percent; Sikh: 8.4 percent; Buddhist: 6.1 percent and Jain: 5.4 percent.


    http://www.censusindia.gov.in/2011census/population_enumeration.html

    http://www.firstpost.com/india/indi...ims-2011-census-data-on-religion-2407708.html
     
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    and outta that "57% sikhs" too , how many are hardly sikhs. I mean the ones who cut their hair , etc but just identify as sikhs
     

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