Bellary District : Census 2011 data

Bellary District Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of Bellary, a district of Karnataka has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Karnataka. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Bellary District of Karnataka.

Bellary District Population 2011

In 2011, Bellary had population of 2,452,595 of which male and female were 1,236,954 and 1,215,641 respectively. In 2001 census, Bellary had a population of 2,027,140 of which males were 1,029,714 and remaining 997,426 were females. Bellary District population constituted 4.01 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Bellary District was at 3.84 percent of Maharashtra population.

Bellary District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 20.99 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Bellary District recorded increase of 22.41 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Bellary District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Bellary district for 2011 is 290 people per sq. km. In 2001, Bellary district density was at 240 people per sq. km. Bellary district administers 8,461 square kilometers of areas.

Bellary Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Bellary in 2011 were 67.43 compared to 57.40 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 76.64 and 58.09 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 69.20 and 45.28 in Bellary District. Total literate in Bellary District were 1,421,621 of which male and female were 813,440 and 608,181 respectively. In 2001, Bellary District had 980,483 in its district.

Bellary Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Bellary, it stood at 983 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 969. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 960 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 947 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Bellary Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Bellary. There were total 344,152 children under age of 0-6 against 319,086 of 2001 census. Of total 344,152 male and female were 175,543 and 168,609 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 960 compared to 947 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 14.03 percent of Bellary District compared to 15.74 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.71 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 2,452,595 2,027,140
Male 1,236,954 1,029,714
Female 1,215,641 997,426
Population Growth 20.99% 22.41%
Area Sq. Km 8,461 8,461
Density/km2 290 240
Proportion to Karnataka Population 4.01% 3.84%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 983 969
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 960 947
Average Literacy 67.43 57.40
Male Literacy 76.64 69.20
Female Literacy 58.09 45.28
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 344,152 319,086
Male Population (0-6 Age) 175,543 163,892
Female Population (0-6 Age) 168,609 155,194
Literates 1,421,621 980,483
Male Literates 813,440 599,137
Female Literates 608,181 381,346
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.03% 15.74%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.19% 15.92%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.87% 15.56%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 62.48 % 37.52 %
Total Population 1,532,356 920,239
Male Population 774,093 462,861
Female Population 758,263 457,378
Sex Ratio 980 988
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 957 966
Child Population (0-6) 222,971 121,181
Male Child(0-6) 113,910 61,633
Female Child(0-6) 109,061 59,548
Child Percentage (0-6) 14.55 % 13.17 %
Male Child Percentage 14.72 % 13.32 %
Female Child Percentage 14.38 % 13.02 %
Literates 809,312 612,309
Male Literates 478,100 335,340
Female Literates 331,212 276,969
Average Literacy 61.81 % 76.63 %
Male Literacy 72.42 % 83.58 %
Female Literacy 51.02 % 69.62 %

Bellary District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Bellary population for 2011 census, 37.52 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 920,239 people lives in urban areas of which males are 462,861 and females are 457,378. Sex Ratio in urban region of Bellary district is 988 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Bellary district was 966 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 121,181 of which males and females were 61,633 and 59,548. This child population figure of Bellary district is 13.32 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Bellary district as per census 2011 is 76.63 % of which males and females are 83.58 % and 69.62 % literates respectively. In actual number 612,309 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 335,340 and 276,969 respectively.

Bellary District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 62.48 % population of Bellary districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Bellary district population living in rural areas is 1,532,356 of which males and females are 774,093 and 758,263 respectively. In rural areas of Bellary district, sex ratio is 980 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Bellary district is considered, figure is 957 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 222,971 in rural areas of which males were 113,910 and females were 109,061. The child population comprises 14.72 % of total rural population of Bellary district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Bellary district is 61.81 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 72.42 and 51.02 percent respectively. In total, 809,312 people were literate of which males and females were 478,100 and 331,212 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Bellary District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Bellary District

Cities inside Bellary District Population Male Female
Bellary (Municipal Corporation) 409,644 206,026 203,618
Hospet (City Municipal Council) 206,159 102,923 103,236

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