Katihar City Census 2011 data


Katihar city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Katihar Metropolitan Region. The Katihar city is located in Bihar state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Katihar in 2011 is 226,261; of which male and female are 119,574 and 106,687 respectively. Although Katihar city has population of 226,261; its urban / metropolitan population is 240,838 of which 127,240 are males and 113,598 are females.

Katihar Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Katihar city are 152,000 of which 85,721 are males while 66,279 are females. Average literacy rate of Katihar city is 78.49 percent of which male and female literacy was 83.47 and 72.87 percent.

Katihar Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Katihar city is 892 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 932 per 1000 boys.

Katihar Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Katihar city are 32,618 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 16,881 boys while 15,737 are girls. The child forms 14.42 % of total population of Katihar City.

Katihar Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Katihar city & its Out Growth numbers 7,087 in which population of 36,389 resides. This is around 15.11% of total population of Katihar city & its outgrowth which is 240,838.

Katihar Population 2015

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

Katihar City Population 2011

Description
City Katihar
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Katihar Metropolitan
State Bihar
Katihar City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 240,838 127,240 113,598
City Population 226,261 119,574 106,687
Literates 152,000 85,721 66,279
Children (0-6) 32,618 16,881 15,737
Average Literacy (%) 78.49 % 83.47 % 72.87 %
Sexratio 892
Child Sexratio 932

Katihar Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Katihar city with 76.90 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Katihar with approximately 22.09 % following it. In Katihar city, Christinity is followed by 0.33 %, Jainism by 0.09 %, Sikhism by 0.15 % and Buddhism by 0.15 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.40 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 185,196 76.90 %
Muslims 53,213 22.09 %
Christian 794 0.33 %
Sikh 373 0.15 %
Buddhist 70 0.03 %
Jain 221 0.09 %
Others 11 0.00 %
Not Stated 960 0.40 %

Katihar Metropolitan Region

Katihar city comes under Katihar Metropolitan area.
Katihar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 240,838 127,240 113,598
Literates 162,501 91,648 70,853
Children (0-6) 34,533 17,882 16,651
Average Literacy (%) 78.77 % 83.81 % 73.08 %
Sexratio 893
Child Sexratio 931
Katihar Metropolitan Areas
Katihar, Katihar, and Katihar Railway Colony
# 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