Which of the following are the criteria for census town?

  1. Minimum population of 5000
  2. At least 75% of male working population engaged in non-agricultural pursuits
  3. A density of population of at least 400 per sq.km

   Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

Census town is defined as an area with minimum population of 5000. At least 75% of male working population engaged in non-agricultural pursuits and a density of population of at least 400 per sq. km

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