Giridih City Census 2011 data


Giridih city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Giridih Metropolitan Region. The Giridih city is located in Jharkhand state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Giridih in 2011 is 114,533; of which male and female are 59,966 and 54,567 respectively. Although Giridih city has population of 114,533; its urban / metropolitan population is 143,630 of which 74,901 are males and 68,729 are females.

Giridih Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Giridih city are 83,650 of which 46,120 are males while 37,530 are females. Average literacy rate of Giridih city is 84.71 percent of which male and female literacy was 89.21 and 79.76 percent.

Giridih Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Giridih city is 910 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 908 per 1000 boys.

Giridih Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Giridih city are 15,783 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 8,270 boys while 7,513 are girls. The child forms 13.78 % of total population of Giridih City.

Giridih Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Giridih city numbers 5,940 in which population of 34,867 resides. This is around 30.44% of total population of Giridih city.

Giridih Population 2015

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

Giridih City Population 2011

Description
City Giridih
Government Nagar Parishad
Urban Agglomeration Giridih Metropolitan
State Jharkhand
Giridih City Total Male Female
City Population 114,533 59,966 54,567
Literates 83,650 46,120 37,530
Children (0-6) 15,783 8,270 7,513
Average Literacy (%) 84.71 % 89.21 % 79.76 %
Sexratio 910
Child Sexratio 908

Giridih Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Giridih city with 67.66 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Giridih with approximately 30.31 % following it. In Giridih city, Christinity is followed by 0.84 %, Jainism by 0.47 %, Sikhism by 0.55 % and Buddhism by 0.55 %. Around 0.07 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.06 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 77,488 67.66 %
Muslims 34,716 30.31 %
Christian 966 0.84 %
Sikh 630 0.55 %
Buddhist 42 0.04 %
Jain 536 0.47 %
Others 85 0.07 %
Not Stated 70 0.06 %

Giridih Metropolitan Region

Giridih city comes under Giridih Metropolitan area.
Giridih Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 143,630 74,901 68,729
Literates 99,426 55,085 44,341
Children (0-6) 21,246 11,093 10,153
Average Literacy (%) 81.24 % 86.33 % 75.70 %
Sexratio 918
Child Sexratio 915
Giridih Metropolitan Areas
Dandidih, Giridih, Paratdih, Pertodih, and Sirsia
# 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