Kolkata City Census 2011 data

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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Kolkata in 2011 is 4,496,694; of which male and female are 2,356,766 and 2,139,928 respectively. Although Kolkata city has population of 4,496,694; its urban / metropolitan population is 14,035,959 of which 7,251,908 are males and 6,784,051 are females.

Kolkata Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Kolkata city are 3,588,137 of which 1,926,915 are males while 1,661,222 are females. Average literacy rate of Kolkata city is 86.31 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.34 and 84.06 percent.

Kolkata Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Kolkata city is 908 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 933 per 1000 boys.

Kolkata Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Kolkata city are 339,323 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 175,564 boys while 163,759 are girls. The child forms 7.55 % of total population of Kolkata City.

Kolkata Religion 2011

Lots of visitors has asked about Kolkata's religion data. Some asked about overall, while some asked - How much population of Kolkata city is Muslim, Hindu, Sikh or Christian. The answer is, Govt. of India is yet to release Kolkata's Religion Data.

Kolkata Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Kolkata city numbers 300,755 in which population of 1,409,721 resides. This is around 31.35% of total population of Kolkata city.

Kolkata Population 2015

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

Kolkata City Population 2011

Description
City Kolkata
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Kolkata Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Kolkata City Total Male Female
Population 4,496,694 2,356,766 2,139,928
Literates 3,588,137 1,926,915 1,661,222
Children (0-6) 339,323 175,564 163,759
Average Literacy (%) 86.31 % 88.34 % 84.06 %
Sexratio 908
Child Sexratio 933

Kolkata Metropolitan Region

Kolkata city comes under Kolkata Metropolitan area.
Kolkata Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 14,035,959 7,251,908 6,784,051
Literates 11,272,266 6,000,762 5,271,504
Children (0-6) 1,158,543 594,970 563,573
Average Literacy (%) 87.54 % 90.14 % 84.74 %
Sexratio 935
Child Sexratio 947
Kolkata Metropolitan Areas
83 Argari, Amodghata, Andul, Ankurhati, Babanpur (P), Baidyabati, Balarampota, Balarampur, Balibhara, Bally, Bally Town, Bamunari, Bandipur, Bankra, Bansberia, Banupur, Bara Khejuria, Baranagar, Barasat, Barrackpur, Barrackpur Cantonment(CB), Bhadreswar, Bhandardaha, Bhatpara, Bidhan Nagar, Bipra Noapara, Budge Budge, Chak Banshberia, Chak Srikrishna (OG) (Ward No. 29), Chak Srikrishna (OG) (Ward No. 30), Chakapara, Chakla, Champdani, Chamrail, Chandannagar, Chandpur, Chata Kalikapur, Dakshin Jhapardaha, Dakshin Rajyadharpur, Dharmapur, Dhuilya, Domjur, Dum Dum, Eksara, Garshyamnagar, Garulia, Gayespur, Halisahar, Haora, Hatgachha, Hugli and Chinsurah, Ichhapur Defence Estate, Jafarpur, Jagadishpur, Jaypur Bil, Jetia, Jhorhat, Joka, Kalyani, Kamarhati, Kamranga, Kanaipur, Kanchrapara, Kantlia, Kaugachhi, Keota (P), Khalia, Khalisani, Khantora, Khardaha, Kodalia, Kolkata, Konnagar, Kulihanda, Madhyamgram, Maheshtala, Mahiari, Makardaha, Manikpur, Muragachha, Nabadiganta Industrial Township, Nabagram Colony, Naihati, Naldanga, Nalpur, Nanna, New Barrackpur, Nibra, Nischintapur, Noapara (P), North Barrackpur, North Dum Dum, Panchpara, Panihati, Panpur, Patulia, Podara, Pujali, Raghudebbati, Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni), Raigachhi, Rajarhat Gopalpur, Rajpur Sonarpur, Ramchandrapur, Rishra, Rishra, Ruiya, Salap, Sankrail, Santoshpur, Sarenga, Serampore, Shankhanagar, Simla, South Dum Dum, Srotribati, Talbandha, Teghari, Tentulkuli, Titagarh, Uluberia, Uttar Pirpur, Uttar Raypur, and Uttarpara Kotrung
# 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 Andhra Pradesh 5
4 Gujarat 5
5 Tamil Nadu 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population