Raiganj City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Raiganj in 2011 is 183,612; of which male and female are 96,388 and 87,224 respectively. Although Raiganj city has population of 183,612; its urban / metropolitan population is 199,690 of which 104,733 are males and 94,957 are females.

Raiganj Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Raiganj city are 132,382 of which 71,964 are males while 60,418 are females. Average literacy rate of Raiganj city is 81.70 percent of which male and female literacy was 84.30 and 78.80 percent.

Raiganj Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Raiganj city is 905 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 958 per 1000 boys.

Raiganj Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Raiganj city are 21,573 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 11,019 boys while 10,554 are girls. The child forms 11.75 % of total population of Raiganj City.

Raiganj Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Raiganj city numbers 13,424 in which population of 72,501 resides. This is around 39.49% of total population of Raiganj city.

Raiganj Population 2015

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

Raiganj City Population 2011

Description
City Raiganj
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Raiganj Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Raiganj City Total Male Female
City Population 183,612 96,388 87,224
Literates 132,382 71,964 60,418
Children (0-6) 21,573 11,019 10,554
Average Literacy (%) 81.70 % 84.30 % 78.80 %
Sexratio 905
Child Sexratio 958

Raiganj Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Raiganj city with 97.37 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Raiganj with approximately 2.16 % following it. In Raiganj city, Christinity is followed by 0.13 %, Jainism by 0.16 %, Sikhism by 0.05 % and Buddhism by 0.05 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.11 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 178,778 97.37 %
Muslims 3,959 2.16 %
Christian 236 0.13 %
Sikh 84 0.05 %
Buddhist 43 0.02 %
Jain 298 0.16 %
Others 9 0.00 %
Not Stated 205 0.11 %

Raiganj Metropolitan Region

Raiganj city comes under Raiganj Metropolitan area.
Raiganj Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 199,690 104,733 94,957
Literates 144,206 78,438 65,768
Children (0-6) 23,160 11,822 11,338
Average Literacy (%) 81.69 % 84.42 % 78.65 %
Sexratio 907
Child Sexratio 959
Raiganj Metropolitan Areas
Kasba, Nachhratpur Katabari, and Raiganj
# 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