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.