Baranagar City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Baranagar in 2011 is 245,213; of which male and female are 126,187 and 119,026 respectively. Although Baranagar city has population of 245,213; its urban / metropolitan population is 14,035,959 of which 7,251,908 are males and 6,784,051 are females.

Baranagar Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Baranagar city are 208,779 of which 110,118 are males while 98,661 are females. Average literacy rate of Baranagar city is 91.41 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.69 and 89.00 percent.

Baranagar Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Baranagar city is 943 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 945 per 1000 boys.

Baranagar Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Baranagar city are 16,825 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 8,649 boys while 8,176 are girls. The child forms 6.86 % of total population of Baranagar City.

Baranagar Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Baranagar city numbers 13,563 in which population of 54,568 resides. This is around 22.25% of total population of Baranagar city.

Baranagar Population 2015

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

Baranagar City Population 2011

Description
City Baranagar
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Kolkata Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Baranagar City Total Male Female
City Population 245,213 126,187 119,026
Literates 208,779 110,118 98,661
Children (0-6) 16,825 8,649 8,176
Average Literacy (%) 91.41 % 93.69 % 89.00 %
Sexratio 943
Child Sexratio 945

Baranagar Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Baranagar city with 94.95 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Baranagar with approximately 2.96 % following it. In Baranagar city, Christinity is followed by 0.27 %, Jainism by 0.14 %, Sikhism by 1.15 % and Buddhism by 1.15 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.50 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 232,839 94.95 %
Muslims 7,269 2.96 %
Christian 653 0.27 %
Sikh 2,810 1.15 %
Buddhist 63 0.03 %
Jain 345 0.14 %
Others 12 0.00 %
Not Stated 1,222 0.50 %

Kolkata Metropolitan Region

Baranagar 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