Darjiling City Census 2011 data


Darjiling city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Darjiling Metropolitan Region. The Darjiling city is located in West Bengal state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Darjiling in 2011 is 118,805; of which male and female are 59,187 and 59,618 respectively. Although Darjiling city has population of 118,805; its urban / metropolitan population is 130,399 of which 64,913 are males and 65,486 are females.

Darjiling Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Darjiling city are 104,539 of which 53,389 are males while 51,150 are females. Average literacy rate of Darjiling city is 93.85 percent of which male and female literacy was 96.41 and 91.31 percent.

Darjiling Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Darjiling city is 1007 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 946 per 1000 boys.

Darjiling Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Darjiling city are 7,410 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 3,808 boys while 3,602 are girls. The child forms 6.24 % of total population of Darjiling City.

Darjiling Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Darjiling city numbers 4,960 in which population of 25,095 resides. This is around 21.12% of total population of Darjiling city.

Darjiling Population 2015

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

Darjiling City Population 2011

Description
City Darjiling
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Darjiling Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Darjiling City Total Male Female
City Population 118,805 59,187 59,618
Literates 104,539 53,389 51,150
Children (0-6) 7,410 3,808 3,602
Average Literacy (%) 93.85 % 96.41 % 91.31 %
Sexratio 1007
Child Sexratio 946

Darjiling Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Darjiling city with 66.51 % followers. Buddhism is second most popular religion in Darjiling city with 23.91 % following it. In Darjiling city, Islam is followed by 3.94 %, Christianity by 5.13 %, Jainism by 0.21 % and Sikhism by 0.08 %. Around 0.09 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.12 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 79,014 66.51 %
Muslims 4,681 3.94 %
Christian 6,099 5.13 %
Sikh 90 0.08 %
Buddhist 28,412 23.91 %
Jain 255 0.21 %
Others 112 0.09 %
Not Stated 142 0.12 %

Darjiling Metropolitan Region

Darjiling city comes under Darjiling Metropolitan area.
Darjiling Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 130,399 64,913 65,486
Literates 113,286 58,141 55,145
Children (0-6) 8,297 4,260 4,037
Average Literacy (%) 92.78 % 95.86 % 89.74 %
Sexratio 1009
Child Sexratio 948
Darjiling Metropolitan Areas
Chongtong Tea Garden, Darjiling, and Singtam Tea Garden
# 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