Asansol City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Asansol in 2011 is 563,917; of which male and female are 292,387 and 271,530 respectively. Although Asansol city has population of 563,917; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,243,414 of which 646,052 are males and 597,362 are females.

Asansol Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Asansol city are 419,592 of which 230,562 are males while 189,030 are females. Average literacy rate of Asansol city is 83.30 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.31 and 77.90 percent.

Asansol Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Asansol city is 929 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 922 per 1000 boys.

Asansol Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Asansol city are 60,183 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 31,309 boys while 28,874 are girls. The child forms 10.67 % of total population of Asansol City.

Asansol Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Asansol city numbers 37,036 in which population of 198,116 resides. This is around 35.13% of total population of Asansol city.

Asansol Population 2015

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

Asansol City Population 2011

Description
City Asansol
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Asansol Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Asansol City Total Male Female
City Population 563,917 292,387 271,530
Literates 419,592 230,562 189,030
Children (0-6) 60,183 31,309 28,874
Average Literacy (%) 83.30 % 88.31 % 77.90 %
Sexratio 929
Child Sexratio 922

Asansol Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Asansol city with 75.18 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Asansol with approximately 21.26 % following it. In Asansol city, Christinity is followed by 0.99 %, Jainism by 0.04 %, Sikhism by 1.09 % and Buddhism by 1.09 %. Around 0.95 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.43 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 423,956 75.18 %
Muslims 119,893 21.26 %
Christian 5,608 0.99 %
Sikh 6,170 1.09 %
Buddhist 288 0.05 %
Jain 243 0.04 %
Others 5,332 0.95 %
Not Stated 2,427 0.43 %

Asansol Metropolitan Region

Asansol city comes under Asansol Metropolitan area.
Asansol Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,243,414 646,052 597,362
Literates 867,142 487,346 379,796
Children (0-6) 141,689 73,594 68,095
Average Literacy (%) 78.71 % 85.13 % 71.76 %
Sexratio 925
Child Sexratio 925
Asansol Metropolitan Areas
Amkula, Asansol, Baktarnagar, Ballavpur, Bhanowara, Charanpur, Domohani, Egara, Jamuria, Jemari (J.K. Nagar Township), Kulti, Majiara, Murgathaul, Raghunathchak, Raniganj, Sahebganj, and Topsi
# 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