Meerut City Census 2011 data


Meerut city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Meerut Metropolitan Region. The Meerut city is located in Uttar Pradesh state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Meerut in 2011 is 1,305,429; of which male and female are 688,118 and 617,311 respectively. Although Meerut city has population of 1,305,429; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,420,902 of which 752,893 are males and 668,009 are females.

Meerut Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Meerut city are 858,441 of which 482,308 are males while 376,133 are females. Average literacy rate of Meerut city is 75.66 percent of which male and female literacy was 80.97 and 69.79 percent.

Meerut Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Meerut city is 897 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 847 per 1000 boys.

Meerut Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Meerut city are 170,823 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 92,472 boys while 78,351 are girls. The child forms 13.09 % of total population of Meerut City.

Meerut Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Meerut city numbers 92,034 in which population of 544,859 resides. This is around 41.74% of total population of Meerut city.

Meerut Population 2015

Indian Govt only conduct census once a decade. Since last census of Meerut city was done in 2011, next census will only be in 2021. While many are asking for Meerut Population 2015 figures, there is none.

Meerut City Population 2011

Description
City Meerut
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Meerut Metropolitan
State Uttar Pradesh
Meerut City Total Male Female
City Population 1,305,429 688,118 617,311
Literates 858,441 482,308 376,133
Children (0-6) 170,823 92,472 78,351
Average Literacy (%) 75.66 % 80.97 % 69.79 %
Sexratio 897
Child Sexratio 847

Meerut Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Meerut city with 61.15 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Meerut with approximately 36.05 % following it. In Meerut city, Christinity is followed by 0.41 %, Jainism by 0.92 %, Sikhism by 0.60 % and Buddhism by 0.60 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.77 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 798,269 61.15 %
Muslims 470,595 36.05 %
Christian 5,367 0.41 %
Sikh 7,833 0.60 %
Buddhist 1,192 0.09 %
Jain 11,978 0.92 %
Others 131 0.01 %
Not Stated 10,064 0.77 %

Meerut Metropolitan Region

Meerut city comes under Meerut Metropolitan area.
Meerut Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,420,902 752,893 668,009
Literates 943,040 532,527 410,513
Children (0-6) 184,566 100,036 84,530
Average Literacy (%) 76.28 % 81.57 % 70.36 %
Sexratio 887
Child Sexratio 845
Meerut Metropolitan Areas
Amehra Adipur, Aminagar Urf Bhurbaral, Meerut, Meerut, Mohiuddinpur, and Sindhawali
# City Literacy
1 Nagpur 91.92
2 Chennai 90.18
3 Mumbai 89.73
4 Pune 89.56
5 Bangalore 88.71
# City Count
1 Maharashtra 18
2 Uttar Pradesh 16
3 West Bengal 5
4 Rajasthan 5
5 Andhra Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population