Balurghat City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Balurghat in 2011 is 151,416; of which male and female are 75,794 and 75,622 respectively. Although Balurghat city has population of 151,416; its urban / metropolitan population is 164,816 of which 82,574 are males and 82,242 are females.

Balurghat Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Balurghat city are 128,328 of which 65,916 are males while 62,412 are females. Average literacy rate of Balurghat city is 91.18 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.63 and 88.73 percent.

Balurghat Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Balurghat city is 998 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 979 per 1000 boys.

Balurghat Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Balurghat city are 10,677 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 5,396 boys while 5,281 are girls. The child forms 7.05 % of total population of Balurghat City.

Balurghat Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Balurghat city & its Out Growth numbers 15,930 in which population of 65,561 resides. This is around 42.77% of total population of Balurghat city & its outgrowth which is 153,279.

Balurghat Population 2015

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

Balurghat City Population 2011

Description
City Balurghat
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Balurghat Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Balurghat City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 153,279 76,730 76,549
City Population 151,416 75,794 75,622
Literates 128,328 65,916 62,412
Children (0-6) 10,677 5,396 5,281
Average Literacy (%) 91.18 % 93.63 % 88.73 %
Sexratio 998
Child Sexratio 979

Balurghat Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Balurghat city with 98.74 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Balurghat with approximately 0.49 % following it. In Balurghat city, Christinity is followed by 0.38 %, Jainism by 0.01 %, Sikhism by 0.05 % and Buddhism by 0.05 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.28 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 151,345 98.74 %
Muslims 755 0.49 %
Christian 576 0.38 %
Sikh 74 0.05 %
Buddhist 44 0.03 %
Jain 18 0.01 %
Others 38 0.02 %
Not Stated 429 0.28 %

Balurghat Metropolitan Region

Balurghat city comes under Balurghat Metropolitan area.
Balurghat Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 164,816 82,574 82,242
Literates 139,257 71,665 67,592
Children (0-6) 11,678 5,904 5,774
Average Literacy (%) 90.94 % 93.47 % 88.39 %
Sexratio 996
Child Sexratio 978
Balurghat Metropolitan Areas
Baidyanathpara, Balurghat, Chak Bhrigu, and Dakra (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