Bhopal City Census 2011 data


Bhopal city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Bhopal Metropolitan Region. The Bhopal city is located in Madhya Pradesh state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Bhopal in 2011 is 1,798,218; of which male and female are 936,168 and 862,050 respectively. Although Bhopal city has population of 1,798,218; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,886,100 of which 981,860 are males and 904,240 are females.

Bhopal Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Bhopal city are 1,320,675 of which 720,207 are males while 600,468 are females. Average literacy rate of Bhopal city is 83.47 percent of which male and female literacy was 87.45 and 79.16 percent.

Bhopal Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Bhopal city is 921 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 919 per 1000 boys.

Bhopal Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Bhopal city are 216,088 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 112,602 boys while 103,486 are girls. The child forms 12.02 % of total population of Bhopal City.

Bhopal Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Bhopal city numbers 102,803 in which population of 479,699 resides. This is around 26.68% of total population of Bhopal city.

Bhopal Population 2015

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

Bhopal City Population 2011

Description
City Bhopal
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Bhopal Metropolitan
State Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal City Total Male Female
City Population 1,798,218 936,168 862,050
Literates 1,320,675 720,207 600,468
Children (0-6) 216,088 112,602 103,486
Average Literacy (%) 83.47 % 87.45 % 79.16 %
Sexratio 921
Child Sexratio 919

Bhopal Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Bhopal city with 69.20 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Bhopal with approximately 26.28 % following it. In Bhopal city, Christinity is followed by 1.12 %, Jainism by 1.35 %, Sikhism by 0.57 % and Buddhism by 0.57 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.37 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,244,425 69.20 %
Muslims 472,578 26.28 %
Christian 20,205 1.12 %
Sikh 10,247 0.57 %
Buddhist 19,481 1.08 %
Jain 24,267 1.35 %
Others 296 0.02 %
Not Stated 6,719 0.37 %

Bhopal Metropolitan Region

Bhopal city comes under Bhopal Metropolitan area.
Bhopal Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,886,100 981,860 904,240
Literates 1,385,718 755,621 630,097
Children (0-6) 226,931 118,294 108,637
Average Literacy (%) 83.52 % 87.50 % 79.20 %
Sexratio 921
Child Sexratio 918
Bhopal Metropolitan Areas
Bhopal, and Kolar
# 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