Jalpaiguri (Jalpaiguri) District : Census 2011 data

Jalpaiguri District Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of Jalpaiguri (Jalpaiguri), 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 Jalpaiguri District of West Bengal.

Jalpaiguri District Population 2011

In 2011, Jalpaiguri had population of 3,872,846 of which male and female were 1,983,064 and 1,889,782 respectively. In 2001 census, Jalpaiguri had a population of 3,401,173 of which males were 1,751,145 and remaining 1,650,028 were females. Jalpaiguri District population constituted 4.24 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Jalpaiguri District was at 4.24 percent of Maharashtra population.

Jalpaiguri District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 13.87 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Jalpaiguri District recorded increase of 21.45 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Jalpaiguri District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Jalpaiguri district for 2011 is 622 people per sq. km. In 2001, Jalpaiguri district density was at 546 people per sq. km. Jalpaiguri district administers 6,227 square kilometers of areas.

Jalpaiguri Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Jalpaiguri in 2011 were 73.25 compared to 62.85 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 79.95 and 66.23 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 72.83 and 52.21 in Jalpaiguri District. Total literate in Jalpaiguri District were 2,498,780 of which male and female were 1,396,622 and 1,102,158 respectively. In 2001, Jalpaiguri District had 1,810,083 in its district.

Jalpaiguri Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Jalpaiguri, it stood at 953 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 942. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 955 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 969 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Jalpaiguri Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Jalpaiguri. There were total 461,700 children under age of 0-6 against 521,287 of 2001 census. Of total 461,700 male and female were 236,117 and 225,583 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 955 compared to 969 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.92 percent of Jalpaiguri District compared to 15.33 percent of 2001. There was net change of -3.41 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Jalpaiguri Religion-wise Data 2011

What is the population of Muslim in Jalpaiguri ? What is Hindu's Population in Jalpaiguri district are questions that are being asked to us. As of now, Government of India has not declared population of Hindu, Muslim, Sikhs, Christian, Buddhists and Jains in district of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal. As soon as Govt. of India release full religions data of Jalpaiguri district, we will update and release it for our viewers.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 3,872,846 3,401,173
Male 1,983,064 1,751,145
Female 1,889,782 1,650,028
Population Growth 13.87% 21.45%
Area Sq. Km 6,227 6,227
Density/km2 622 546
Proportion to West Bengal Population 4.24% 4.24%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 953 942
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 955 969
Average Literacy 73.25 62.85
Male Literacy 79.95 72.83
Female Literacy 66.23 52.21
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 461,700 521,287
Male Population (0-6 Age) 236,117 264,706
Female Population (0-6 Age) 225,583 256,581
Literates 2,498,780 1,810,083
Male Literates 1,396,622 1,082,575
Female Literates 1,102,158 727,508
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.92% 15.33%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.91% 15.12%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.94% 15.55%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 72.62 % 27.38 %
Total Population 2,812,495 1,060,351
Male Population 1,437,286 545,778
Female Population 1,375,209 514,573
Sex Ratio 957 943
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 957 949
Child Population (0-6) 351,111 110,589
Male Child(0-6) 179,385 56,732
Female Child(0-6) 171,726 53,857
Child Percentage (0-6) 12.48 % 10.43 %
Male Child Percentage 12.48 % 10.39 %
Female Child Percentage 12.49 % 10.47 %
Literates 1,716,304 782,476
Male Literates 972,356 424,266
Female Literates 743,948 358,210
Average Literacy 69.73 % 82.39 %
Male Literacy 77.30 % 86.75 %
Female Literacy 61.82 % 77.75 %

Jalpaiguri District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Jalpaiguri population for 2011 census, 27.38 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 1,060,351 people lives in urban areas of which males are 545,778 and females are 514,573. Sex Ratio in urban region of Jalpaiguri district is 943 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Jalpaiguri district was 949 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 110,589 of which males and females were 56,732 and 53,857. This child population figure of Jalpaiguri district is 10.39 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Jalpaiguri district as per census 2011 is 82.39 % of which males and females are 86.75 % and 77.75 % literates respectively. In actual number 782,476 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 424,266 and 358,210 respectively.

Jalpaiguri District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 72.62 % population of Jalpaiguri districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Jalpaiguri district population living in rural areas is 2,812,495 of which males and females are 1,437,286 and 1,375,209 respectively. In rural areas of Jalpaiguri district, sex ratio is 957 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Jalpaiguri district is considered, figure is 957 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 351,111 in rural areas of which males were 179,385 and females were 171,726. The child population comprises 12.48 % of total rural population of Jalpaiguri district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Jalpaiguri district is 69.73 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 77.30 and 61.82 percent respectively. In total, 1,716,304 people were literate of which males and females were 972,356 and 743,948 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Jalpaiguri District Population Male Female
Jalpaiguri (Urban Agglomeration) 169,013 85,226 83,787
Alipurduar (Urban Agglomeration) 127,342 64,898 62,444

Cities inside Jalpaiguri District Population Male Female
Dabgram (Census Town) 118,464 60,708 57,756
Jalpaiguri (Municipality) 107,351 53,749 53,602

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