Report Summary

  • 6

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    21% of other websites

  • 74

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 41% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 82

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    44% of websites

censusindia.gov.in

Census of India Website : Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India

Page Load Speed

5.5 sec in total

First Response

905 ms

Resources Loaded

4.4 sec

Page Rendered

231 ms

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About Website

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Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India (ORGI), Provisional Population Totals Paper 2 of India & States/UTs

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Key Findings

We analyzed Censusindia.gov.in page load time and found that the first response time was 905 ms and then it took 4.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 65% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

censusindia.gov.in performance score

6

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value32.1 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value33.5 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value49.5 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value4,840 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.295

40/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value102.7 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

censusindia.gov.in

905 ms

style1.css

441 ms

newstyle.css

431 ms

leftmenu.css

432 ms

jquery.js

866 ms

Our browser made a total of 72 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 79% of them (57 requests) were addressed to the original Censusindia.gov.in, 7% (5 requests) were made to Translate.googleapis.com and 3% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.7 sec) belongs to the original domain Censusindia.gov.in.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 619.5 kB (42%)

Content Size

1.5 MB

After Optimization

871.3 kB

In fact, the total size of Censusindia.gov.in main page is 1.5 MB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 50% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 800.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-90%

Potential reduce by 142.5 kB

  • Original 157.6 kB
  • After minification 87.8 kB
  • After compression 15.1 kB

HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 69.8 kB, which is 44% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 142.5 kB or 90% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-16%

Potential reduce by 131.8 kB

  • Original 800.5 kB
  • After minification 668.7 kB

Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Obviously, Census India needs image optimization as it can save up to 131.8 kB or 16% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-65%

Potential reduce by 334.7 kB

  • Original 516.1 kB
  • After minification 498.8 kB
  • After compression 181.4 kB

It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 334.7 kB or 65% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 10.5 kB

  • Original 16.6 kB
  • After minification 13.7 kB
  • After compression 6.1 kB

CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Censusindia.gov.in needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 10.5 kB or 63% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 30 (43%)

Requests Now

70

After Optimization

40

The browser has sent 70 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Census India. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 19 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

censusindia.gov.in accessibility score

74

Accessibility Issues

Names and labels

These are opportunities to improve the semantics of the controls in your application. This may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Contrast

These are opportunities to improve the legibility of your content.

Impact

Issue

High

Background and foreground colors do not have a sufficient contrast ratio.

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

ARIA IDs are not unique

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Best Practices

censusindia.gov.in best practices score

75

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

censusindia.gov.in SEO score

82

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

Mobile Friendly

Make sure your pages are mobile friendly so users don’t have to pinch or zoom in order to read the content pages. [Learn more](https://developers.google.com/search/mobile-sites/).

Impact

Issue

High

Document uses legible font sizes

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    N/A

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Censusindia.gov.in can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Unfortunately we cannot identify language used on the page (probably there is a mix of languages, too little text or something else) and no language is claimed in <html> or <meta> tags either. Our system also found out that Censusindia.gov.in main page’s claimed encoding is utf-8. Use of this encoding format is the best practice as the main page visitors from all over the world won’t have any issues with symbol transcription.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Census India. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks: