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| Last Updated:: 15/02/2016

NSSO Estimate of Child Labour in Major Indian States, 2004-05 (Age group 5-14) (in thousands)

 

Child Labour

 

States Rural Urban All % share of Child Labour
A.P. 1052 140 1201 13.2
Assam 124 8 133 1.5
Bihar 333 30 364 4.0
Chhattishgarh 225 31 263 2.9
Delhi 0 10 9 0.1
Goa 3 2 6 0.1
Gujrat 220 77 302 3.3
Haryana 83 14 99 1.1
H.P. 36 1 37 0.4
Jharkhand 167 38 206 2.3
Karnataka 510 41 571 6.3
Kerala 7 4 11 0.1
M.P. 414 68 491 5.4
Maharastra 664 84 783 8.6
Orissa 413 22 440 4.8
Punjab 23 21 101 1.1
Rajasthan 714 110 821 9.0
Tamil Nadu 95 79 173 1.9
U.P. 1620 459 2074 22.9
Uttaranchal 59 3 64 0.7
West Bengal 488 217 690 7.6
India 7445 1525 9075 100.0

 

Source: Derived from Unit Level Records of NSS, 2004-05.

http://labour.gov.in/upload/uploadfiles/files/Divisions/childlabour/NSSOEstimateofChildLabourinMajorIndianStates.pdf