Shimla City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Shimla in 2011 is 169,578; of which male and female are 93,152 and 76,426 respectively. Although Shimla city has population of 169,578; its urban / metropolitan population is 171,640 of which 94,586 are males and 77,054 are females.

Shimla Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Shimla city are 146,062 of which 81,495 are males while 64,567 are females. Average literacy rate of Shimla city is 93.63 percent of which male and female literacy was 94.79 and 92.19 percent.

Shimla Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Shimla city is 820 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 890 per 1000 boys.

Shimla Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Shimla city are 13,571 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 7,179 boys while 6,392 are girls. The child forms 8.00 % of total population of Shimla City.

Shimla Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Shimla city numbers 887 in which population of 3,303 resides. This is around 1.95% of total population of Shimla city.

Shimla Population 2015

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

Shimla City Population 2011

Description
City Shimla
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Shimla Metropolitan
State Himachal Pradesh
Shimla City Total Male Female
City Population 169,578 93,152 76,426
Literates 146,062 81,495 64,567
Children (0-6) 13,571 7,179 6,392
Average Literacy (%) 93.63 % 94.79 % 92.19 %
Sexratio 820
Child Sexratio 890

Shimla Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Shimla city with 93.50 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Shimla with approximately 2.29 % following it. In Shimla city, Christinity is followed by 0.62 %, Jainism by 0.10 %, Sikhism by 1.95 % and Buddhism by 1.95 %. Around 0.03 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.18 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 158,555 93.50 %
Muslims 3,876 2.29 %
Christian 1,050 0.62 %
Sikh 3,315 1.95 %
Buddhist 2,263 1.33 %
Jain 165 0.10 %
Others 52 0.03 %
Not Stated 302 0.18 %

Shimla Metropolitan Region

Shimla city comes under Shimla Metropolitan area.
Shimla Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 171,640 94,586 77,054
Literates 147,798 82,822 64,976
Children (0-6) 13,705 7,245 6,460
Average Literacy (%) 93.58 % 94.83 % 92.04 %
Sexratio 815
Child Sexratio 892
Shimla Metropolitan Areas
Jutogh , and Shimla
# 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