The Govt of Telangana, the youngest state in the country, conducted the state-wide Intensive Household Survey-2014 to ascertain the social and economic status of all citizens living in the 10 districts of the State on August 19, 2014. The government declared a holiday and appealed to the people to stay at home on the day. The exercise had nearly 4,00,000 government employees covering over 1.09 crore households on a single day. The enumerators collected data such as names, age, educational qualification, profession, Aadhar card numbers, bank account number, property and other details of the family members. The survey began at 7.00 am across the state and continued till 8.00 pm.
As per the results, the State has a population of 3,63,03,012 including 1,81,48,088 men and 1,80,96,660 women.