Kharagpur City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Kharagpur in 2011 is 207,604; of which male and female are 106,559 and 101,045 respectively. Although Kharagpur city has population of 207,604; its urban / metropolitan population is 299,683 of which 153,143 are males and 146,540 are females.

Kharagpur Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Kharagpur city are 161,741 of which 87,221 are males while 74,520 are females. Average literacy rate of Kharagpur city is 85.76 percent of which male and female literacy was 90.03 and 81.25 percent.

Kharagpur Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Kharagpur city is 948 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 964 per 1000 boys.

Kharagpur Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Kharagpur city are 19,007 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 9,680 boys while 9,327 are girls. The child forms 9.16 % of total population of Kharagpur City.

Kharagpur Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Kharagpur city numbers 11,114 in which population of 52,610 resides. This is around 25.34% of total population of Kharagpur city.

Kharagpur Population 2015

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

Kharagpur City Population 2011

Description
City Kharagpur
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Kharagpur Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Kharagpur City Total Male Female
City Population 207,604 106,559 101,045
Literates 161,741 87,221 74,520
Children (0-6) 19,007 9,680 9,327
Average Literacy (%) 85.76 % 90.03 % 81.25 %
Sexratio 948
Child Sexratio 964

Kharagpur Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Kharagpur city with 80.71 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Kharagpur with approximately 12.95 % following it. In Kharagpur city, Christinity is followed by 1.49 %, Jainism by 0.43 %, Sikhism by 0.78 % and Buddhism by 0.78 %. Around 0.05 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 3.38 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 167,564 80.71 %
Muslims 26,893 12.95 %
Christian 3,094 1.49 %
Sikh 1,610 0.78 %
Buddhist 423 0.20 %
Jain 903 0.43 %
Others 109 0.05 %
Not Stated 7,008 3.38 %

Kharagpur Metropolitan Region

Kharagpur city comes under Kharagpur Metropolitan area.
Kharagpur Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 299,683 153,143 146,540
Literates 230,285 124,156 106,129
Children (0-6) 27,465 14,008 13,457
Average Literacy (%) 84.60 % 89.23 % 79.75 %
Sexratio 957
Child Sexratio 961
Kharagpur Metropolitan Areas
Kalaikunda, Kharagpur, and Kharagpur Rly. Settlement(CT)
# 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