Kanpur City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Kanpur in 2011 is 2,765,348; of which male and female are 1,489,062 and 1,276,286 respectively. Although Kanpur city has population of 2,765,348; its urban / metropolitan population is 2,920,496 of which 1,572,334 are males and 1,348,162 are females.

Kanpur Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Kanpur city are 2,059,105 of which 1,136,966 are males while 922,139 are females. Average literacy rate of Kanpur city is 82.42 percent of which male and female literacy was 84.50 and 80.00 percent.

Kanpur Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Kanpur city is 857 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 861 per 1000 boys.

Kanpur Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Kanpur city are 267,136 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 143,519 boys while 123,617 are girls. The child forms 9.66 % of total population of Kanpur City.

Kanpur Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Kanpur city & its Out Growth numbers 79,574 in which population of 425,008 resides. This is around 15.35% of total population of Kanpur city & its outgrowth which is 2,768,057.

Kanpur Population 2015

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

Kanpur City Population 2011

Description
City Kanpur
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Kanpur Metropolitan
State Uttar Pradesh
Kanpur City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 2,768,057 1,490,547 1,277,510
City Population 2,765,348 1,489,062 1,276,286
Literates 2,059,105 1,136,966 922,139
Children (0-6) 267,136 143,519 123,617
Average Literacy (%) 82.42 % 84.50 % 80.00 %
Sexratio 857
Child Sexratio 861

Kanpur Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Kanpur city with 78.03 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Kanpur with approximately 19.85 % following it. In Kanpur city, Christinity is followed by 0.46 %, Jainism by 0.20 %, Sikhism by 1.01 % and Buddhism by 1.01 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.39 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 2,159,845 78.03 %
Muslims 549,421 19.85 %
Christian 12,639 0.46 %
Sikh 27,867 1.01 %
Buddhist 1,674 0.06 %
Jain 5,406 0.20 %
Others 525 0.02 %
Not Stated 10,680 0.39 %

Kanpur Metropolitan Region

Kanpur city comes under Kanpur Metropolitan area.
Kanpur Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 2,920,496 1,572,334 1,348,162
Literates 2,169,718 1,199,546 970,172
Children (0-6) 283,568 152,183 131,385
Average Literacy (%) 82.28 % 84.47 % 79.73 %
Sexratio 857
Child Sexratio 863
Kanpur Metropolitan Areas
Armapur Estate, Central Railway Colony, Chakeri, Kanpur, Kanpur, Kanpur, Northern Railway Colony, and Rawatpur Station Yard
# 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 Rajasthan 5
4 Andhra Pradesh 5
5 Gujarat 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population