Haora (Howrah) District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Haora (Howrah), a district of West Bengal has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in West Bengal. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Haora District of West Bengal.

In 2011, Haora had population of 4,850,029 of which male and female were 2,500,819 and 2,349,210 respectively. In 2001 census, Haora had a population of 4,273,099 of which males were 2,241,898 and remaining 2,031,201 were females. Haora District population constituted 5.31 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Haora District was at 5.33 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 13.50 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Haora District recorded increase of 14.57 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Haora Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 4,850,029 4,273,099
Male 2,500,819 2,241,898
Female 2,349,210 2,031,201
Population Growth 13.50% 14.57%
Area Sq. Km 1,467 1,467
Density/km2 3,306 2,913
Proportion to West Bengal Population 5.31% 5.33%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 939 906
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 962 956
Average Literacy 83.31 77.01
Male Literacy 86.95 83.22
Female Literacy 79.43 70.11
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 522,802 513,218
Male Population (0-6 Age) 266,472 262,391
Female Population (0-6 Age) 256,330 250,827
Literates 3,605,206 2,895,625
Male Literates 1,942,824 1,647,348
Female Literates 1,662,382 1,248,277
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.78% 12.01%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.66% 11.70%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.91% 12.35%

Haora District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Haora district for 2011 is 3,306 people per sq. km. In 2001, Haora district density was at 2,913 people per sq. km. Haora district administers 1,467 square kilometers of areas.

Haora Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Haora in 2011 were 83.31 compared to 77.01 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 86.95 and 79.43 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 83.22 and 70.11 in Haora District. Total literate in Haora District were 3,605,206 of which male and female were 1,942,824 and 1,662,382 respectively. In 2001, Haora District had 2,895,625 in its district.

Haora Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Haora, it stood at 939 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 906. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 962 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 956 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Haora Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Haora. There were total 522,802 children under age of 0-6 against 513,218 of 2001 census. Of total 522,802 male and female were 266,472 and 256,330 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 962 compared to 956 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.78 percent of Haora District compared to 12.01 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.23 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Haora Houseless Census

In 2011, total 1,449 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Haora district of West Bengal. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 5,699. This approx 0.12% of total population of Haora district.

Haora Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 3,535,844 72.90 %
Muslims 1,270,641 26.20 %
Christian 8,666 0.18 %
Sikh 4,380 0.09 %
Buddhist 1,258 0.03 %
Jain 9,699 0.20 %
Others 1,265 0.03 %
Not Stated 18,276 0.38 %

Haora Population 2015

What is the population of Haora in 2015? The fact is, last census for Haora district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Haora district situated in West Bengal. As per 2011, Haora population is 4,850,029

Haora District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Haora population for 2011 census, 63.38 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 3,074,144 people lives in urban areas of which males are 1,591,300 and females are 1,482,844. Sex Ratio in urban region of Haora district is 932 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Haora district was 960 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 317,644 of which males and females were 162,090 and 155,554. This child population figure of Haora district is 10.19 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Haora district as per census 2011 is 85.21 % of which males and females are 88.19 % and 82.01 % literates respectively. In actual number 2,348,940 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 1,260,472 and 1,088,468 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 36.62 % population of Haora districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Haora district population living in rural areas is 1,775,885 of which males and females are 909,519 and 866,366 respectively. In rural areas of Haora district, sex ratio is 953 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Haora district is considered, figure is 965 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 205,158 in rural areas of which males were 104,382 and females were 100,776. The child population comprises 11.48 % of total rural population of Haora district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Haora district is 79.98 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 84.75 and 74.96 percent respectively. In total, 1,256,266 people were literate of which males and females were 682,352 and 573,914 respectively.

All details regarding Howrah District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of Haora District.

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 36.62 % 63.38 %
Total Population 1,775,885 3,074,144
Male Population 909,519 1,591,300
Female Population 866,366 1,482,844
Sex Ratio 953 932
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 965 960
Child Population (0-6) 205,158 317,644
Male Child(0-6) 104,382 162,090
Female Child(0-6) 100,776 155,554
Child Percentage (0-6) 11.55 % 10.33 %
Male Child Percentage 11.48 % 10.19 %
Female Child Percentage 11.63 % 10.49 %
Literates 1,256,266 2,348,940
Male Literates 682,352 1,260,472
Female Literates 573,914 1,088,468
Average Literacy 79.98 % 85.21 %
Male Literacy 84.75 % 88.19 %
Female Literacy 74.96 % 82.01 %

City/Metros in Haora District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Haora District
Cities inside Haora District Population Male Female
Haora (Municipal Corporation) 1,077,075 561,220 515,855
Bally (Municipality) 293,373 156,911 136,462
Uluberia (Municipality) 222,240 113,923 108,317
Bally Town (Census Town) 113,377 58,530 54,847

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