MCQ on Population

CBS/NCERT 9th Class MCQ on Geography CBSE/NCERT 9th Class MCQ

MCQ on Population


1- In which year was the first census of India started?

(A) 1872

(B) 1882

(C) 1992

(D) 1995


2- In which year the first census of India was completed?

(A) 1871

(B) 1881

(C) 1981

(D) 1872


3- The census in India is done after a gap of how many years?

(A) 1 year

(B) 5 years

(C) 10 years

(D) 7 years


4- Which one of the following word is used for every ten years?

(A) Annual

(B) Quinquennium

(C) Duo decennial

(D) Decennial


5- A……………is an official enumeration of population done periodically after 10 years.

(A) Census

(B)  Population

(C) Growth rate

(D) Death rate


6- ………… the total number of people living in a country at a given point of time?

(A) Census

(B) Population

(C) Growth

(D) Death rate


7- India has 2.4% o total area of the world and its population is about ………..of the total world.

(A) 26%

(B) 6%

(C) 16%

(D) 36%


8- Which of the following is/are main process/ es of change in population?

(A) Death rate

(B) Birth rate

(C) Migration

(D) All of the above


9- Which of the following is the major component of population growth in India?

(A) Birth rate

(B) Death rate

(C) Migration

(D) None of the above


10- Which of the following in the main cause of the rate of growth of Indian population?

(A) Birth rate

(B) Death rate

(C) Growth rate

(D) All of the above



1-(A), 2-(B), 3-(C), 4-(D), 5-(A), 6-(B), 7-(C), 8-(D), 9-(A), 10-(B)