Jalpaiguri City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Jalpaiguri in 2011 is 107,341; of which male and female are 53,708 and 53,633 respectively. Although Jalpaiguri city has population of 107,341; its urban / metropolitan population is 169,002 of which 85,218 are males and 83,784 are females.

Jalpaiguri Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Jalpaiguri city are 89,722 of which 46,050 are males while 43,672 are females. Average literacy rate of Jalpaiguri city is 90.64 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.14 and 88.15 percent.

Jalpaiguri Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Jalpaiguri city is 999 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 958 per 1000 boys.

Jalpaiguri Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Jalpaiguri city are 8,355 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 4,267 boys while 4,088 are girls. The child forms 7.78 % of total population of Jalpaiguri City.

Jalpaiguri Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Jalpaiguri city numbers 5,292 in which population of 23,095 resides. This is around 21.52% of total population of Jalpaiguri city.

Jalpaiguri Population 2015

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

Jalpaiguri City Population 2011

Description
City Jalpaiguri
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Jalpaiguri Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Jalpaiguri City Total Male Female
City Population 107,341 53,708 53,633
Literates 89,722 46,050 43,672
Children (0-6) 8,355 4,267 4,088
Average Literacy (%) 90.64 % 93.14 % 88.15 %
Sexratio 999
Child Sexratio 958

Jalpaiguri Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Jalpaiguri city with 96.16 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Jalpaiguri with approximately 2.94 % following it. In Jalpaiguri city, Christinity is followed by 0.42 %, Jainism by 0.06 %, Sikhism by 0.03 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.03 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 103,220 96.16 %
Muslims 3,160 2.94 %
Christian 453 0.42 %
Sikh 33 0.03 %
Buddhist 373 0.35 %
Jain 63 0.06 %
Others 7 0.01 %
Not Stated 32 0.03 %

Jalpaiguri Metropolitan Region

Jalpaiguri city comes under Jalpaiguri Metropolitan area.
Jalpaiguri Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 169,002 85,218 83,784
Literates 133,220 69,741 63,479
Children (0-6) 15,021 7,667 7,354
Average Literacy (%) 86.52 % 89.93 % 83.06 %
Sexratio 983
Child Sexratio 959
Jalpaiguri Metropolitan Areas
Jalpaiguri, and Kharia (P)
# 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