Dhanbad City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Dhanbad in 2011 is 1,162,472; of which male and female are 614,722 and 547,750 respectively. Although Dhanbad city has population of 1,162,472; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,196,214 of which 632,522 are males and 563,692 are females.

Dhanbad Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Dhanbad city are 805,982 of which 462,420 are males while 343,562 are females. Average literacy rate of Dhanbad city is 79.47 percent of which male and female literacy was 86.14 and 71.96 percent.

Dhanbad Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Dhanbad city is 891 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 903 per 1000 boys.

Dhanbad Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Dhanbad city are 148,220 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 77,895 boys while 70,325 are girls. The child forms 12.75 % of total population of Dhanbad City.

Dhanbad Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Dhanbad city numbers 2,852 in which population of 14,275 resides. This is around 1.23% of total population of Dhanbad city.

Dhanbad Population 2015

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

Dhanbad City Population 2011

Description
City Dhanbad
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Dhanbad Metropolitan
State Jharkhand
Dhanbad City Total Male Female
City Population 1,162,472 614,722 547,750
Literates 805,982 462,420 343,562
Children (0-6) 148,220 77,895 70,325
Average Literacy (%) 79.47 % 86.14 % 71.96 %
Sexratio 891
Child Sexratio 903

Dhanbad Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Dhanbad city with 81.22 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Dhanbad with approximately 17.10 % following it. In Dhanbad city, Christinity is followed by 0.47 %, Jainism by 0.09 %, Sikhism by 0.65 % and Buddhism by 0.65 %. Around 0.28 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.17 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 944,152 81.22 %
Muslims 198,825 17.10 %
Christian 5,408 0.47 %
Sikh 7,521 0.65 %
Buddhist 237 0.02 %
Jain 1,104 0.09 %
Others 3,198 0.28 %
Not Stated 2,027 0.17 %

Dhanbad Metropolitan Region

Dhanbad city comes under Dhanbad Metropolitan area.
Dhanbad Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,196,214 632,522 563,692
Literates 827,740 475,333 352,407
Children (0-6) 152,841 80,383 72,458
Average Literacy (%) 79.33 % 86.09 % 71.74 %
Sexratio 891
Child Sexratio 901
Dhanbad Metropolitan Areas
Baua Kalan, Dhanbad, Malkera, Nagri Kalan, and Pondarkanali
# 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