Categories Share in Survey sample (%) Actual Share in country’s population (%)
Rural 76 69
Women 44 48
Muslim 11 13
ST 10 9
SC 20 17

Figures for actual proportion of SCs, STs, Women and Rural in the total population of India are from Census 2011.

Figures for actual proportion of Muslims in the total population of India are from Census 2001.

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