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34 THE PEOPLE. 1 891 (exclusive of Aden and the Andaman Islands) was in round figures 288 millions. Name of Province. (Exclusive of the Native States attached to it.) 1. Government of Madras . 2. Government of Bombay* : Bombay . Sind 3. Lieut.-Governorship of Bengal 4. Lieut.-Governorship of the Punjab . 5. Lieut.-Govemorship of the North -Western Provinces and . 6. Chief Commissionership ofOudh . 7. Chief Commissionership of the Central Pro- vinces 8. Chief Commissionership of Burma+ : Upper Burma Lower Burma 9. Chief Commissionership of Assam . 10. Commissionership of BerarJ 11. Commissionership of Ajmere-Merwara 12. Commissionership of Coorg Quetta § Total for British India . 77,275 j I2 . 47.852 1 I25, Area in square miles. 141,109 127 Total Population, 1891. 83,286 24,217 ?o,473 87.975 I5 r .543 110,66; 107,503 . 86,501 168,448 • 49.°°4 . 17.718 • 2,7" • 1,583 . • . 35, 6 3°,44° ■ • ■ 7 I >346,9 8 7 . . . 20,866,84; 34,254,254 46,905,085 12,650,831 . . 10,784,294 5,476,833 2,897,491 . 542,358 . 173,055 . 27,270 Number of Persons per square mile. 252 206 06) 60 i x s° 411 1 522' 961,994 221,113,264 460 188 1 436 . . 124 PI 45 . . in . . 163 . . 200 . . 109 229

  • Excluding Aden, area 75 square miles, population 44,079.

t In Burma some returns were destroyed, and on the frontier there was only a rough enumeration ; under these two heads there should be added an approxi- mate population of 116,493. t Berar consists of the six 'Assigned Districts.' They were made over to British administration by the Nizam of Haidarabad for the support of the Haidar- abad Contingent, which he was bound by treaty to maintain, and in discharge of other obligations. § A rough enumeration of the inhabitants of British Baluchistan, excluding Quetta, returned a population of 145,417.