Barasat City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Barasat in 2011 is 278,435; of which male and female are 140,822 and 137,613 respectively. Although Barasat city has population of 278,435; its urban / metropolitan population is 14,035,959 of which 7,251,908 are males and 6,784,051 are females.

Barasat Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Barasat city are 229,279 of which 119,254 are males while 110,025 are females. Average literacy rate of Barasat city is 89.62 percent of which male and female literacy was 92.22 and 86.96 percent.

Barasat Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Barasat city is 977 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 963 per 1000 boys.

Barasat Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Barasat city are 22,605 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 11,514 boys while 11,091 are girls. The child forms 8.12 % of total population of Barasat City.

Barasat Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Barasat city numbers 18,004 in which population of 74,350 resides. This is around 26.70% of total population of Barasat city.

Barasat Population 2015

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

Barasat City Population 2011

Description
City Barasat
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Kolkata Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Barasat City Total Male Female
City Population 278,435 140,822 137,613
Literates 229,279 119,254 110,025
Children (0-6) 22,605 11,514 11,091
Average Literacy (%) 89.62 % 92.22 % 86.96 %
Sexratio 977
Child Sexratio 963

Barasat Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Barasat city with 87.23 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Barasat with approximately 11.98 % following it. In Barasat city, Christinity is followed by 0.24 %, Jainism by 0.01 %, Sikhism by 0.05 % and Buddhism by 0.05 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.42 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 242,878 87.23 %
Muslims 33,360 11.98 %
Christian 675 0.24 %
Sikh 145 0.05 %
Buddhist 155 0.06 %
Jain 33 0.01 %
Others 29 0.01 %
Not Stated 1,160 0.42 %

Kolkata Metropolitan Region

Barasat 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 Gujarat 5
4 Tamil Nadu 5
5 Madhya Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population