Gaya City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Gaya in 2011 is 468,614; of which male and female are 247,131 and 221,483 respectively. Although Gaya city has population of 468,614; its urban / metropolitan population is 475,987 of which 251,057 are males and 224,930 are females.

Gaya Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Gaya city are 331,596 of which 185,665 are males while 145,931 are females. Average literacy rate of Gaya city is 81.63 percent of which male and female literacy was 86.51 and 76.16 percent.

Gaya Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Gaya city is 896 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 918 per 1000 boys.

Gaya Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Gaya city are 62,389 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 32,526 boys while 29,863 are girls. The child forms 13.31 % of total population of Gaya City.

Gaya Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Gaya city & its Out Growth numbers 6,289 in which population of 40,915 resides. This is around 8.63% of total population of Gaya city & its outgrowth which is 474,093.

Gaya Population 2015

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

Gaya City Population 2011

Description
City Gaya
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Gaya Metropolitan
State Bihar
Gaya City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 474,093 250,037 224,056
City Population 468,614 247,131 221,483
Literates 331,596 185,665 145,931
Children (0-6) 62,389 32,526 29,863
Average Literacy (%) 81.63 % 86.51 % 76.16 %
Sexratio 896
Child Sexratio 918

Gaya Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Gaya city with 79.43 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Gaya with approximately 18.65 % following it. In Gaya city, Christinity is followed by 0.26 %, Jainism by 0.24 %, Sikhism by 0.09 % and Buddhism by 0.09 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 1.30 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 376,569 79.43 %
Muslims 88,414 18.65 %
Christian 1,239 0.26 %
Sikh 446 0.09 %
Buddhist 108 0.02 %
Jain 1,137 0.24 %
Others 39 0.01 %
Not Stated 6,141 1.30 %

Gaya Metropolitan Region

Gaya city comes under Gaya Metropolitan area.
Gaya Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 475,987 251,057 224,930
Literates 336,083 188,308 147,775
Children (0-6) 63,422 33,085 30,337
Average Literacy (%) 81.46 % 86.39 % 75.94 %
Sexratio 896
Child Sexratio 917
Gaya Metropolitan Areas
Gaya, Kaler, and Paharpur
# 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 Gujarat 5
4 Tamil Nadu 5
5 Madhya Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population