Sitamarhi District : Census 2011 data

Sitamarhi District Overview

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

Sitamarhi District Population 2011

In 2011, Sitamarhi had population of 3,423,574 of which male and female were 1,803,252 and 1,620,322 respectively. In 2001 census, Sitamarhi had a population of 2,682,720 of which males were 1,417,611 and remaining 1,265,109 were females. Sitamarhi District population constituted 3.29 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Sitamarhi District was at 3.23 percent of Maharashtra population.

Sitamarhi District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 27.62 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Sitamarhi District recorded increase of 32.58 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Sitamarhi District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Sitamarhi district for 2011 is 1,492 people per sq. km. In 2001, Sitamarhi district density was at 1,170 people per sq. km. Sitamarhi district administers 2,294 square kilometers of areas.

Sitamarhi Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Sitamarhi in 2011 were 52.05 compared to 38.46 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 60.64 and 42.41 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 49.36 and 26.13 in Sitamarhi District. Total literate in Sitamarhi District were 1,436,794 of which male and female were 885,188 and 551,606 respectively. In 2001, Sitamarhi District had 817,711 in its district.

Sitamarhi Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Sitamarhi, it stood at 899 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 892. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 930 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 924 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Sitamarhi Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Sitamarhi. There were total 663,227 children under age of 0-6 against 556,582 of 2001 census. Of total 663,227 male and female were 343,555 and 319,672 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 930 compared to 924 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 19.37 percent of Sitamarhi District compared to 20.75 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.38 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 3,423,574 2,682,720
Male 1,803,252 1,417,611
Female 1,620,322 1,265,109
Population Growth 27.62% 32.58%
Area Sq. Km 2,294 2,294
Density/km2 1,492 1,170
Proportion to Bihar Population 3.29% 3.23%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 899 892
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 930 924
Average Literacy 52.05 38.46
Male Literacy 60.64 49.36
Female Literacy 42.41 26.13
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 663,227 556,582
Male Population (0-6 Age) 343,555 289,273
Female Population (0-6 Age) 319,672 267,309
Literates 1,436,794 817,711
Male Literates 885,188 556,936
Female Literates 551,606 260,775
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.37% 20.75%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.05% 20.41%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.73% 21.13%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 94.44 % 5.56 %
Total Population 3,233,076 190,498
Male Population 1,701,685 101,567
Female Population 1,531,391 88,931
Sex Ratio 900 876
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 933 879
Child Population (0-6) 632,742 30,485
Male Child(0-6) 327,327 16,228
Female Child(0-6) 305,415 14,257
Child Percentage (0-6) 19.57 % 16.00 %
Male Child Percentage 19.24 % 15.98 %
Female Child Percentage 19.94 % 16.03 %
Literates 1,320,969 115,825
Male Literates 818,192 66,996
Female Literates 502,777 48,829
Average Literacy 50.80 % 72.38 %
Male Literacy 59.53 % 78.51 %
Female Literacy 41.01 % 65.39 %

Sitamarhi District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Sitamarhi population for 2011 census, 5.56 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 190,498 people lives in urban areas of which males are 101,567 and females are 88,931. Sex Ratio in urban region of Sitamarhi district is 876 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Sitamarhi district was 879 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 30,485 of which males and females were 16,228 and 14,257. This child population figure of Sitamarhi district is 15.98 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Sitamarhi district as per census 2011 is 72.38 % of which males and females are 78.51 % and 65.39 % literates respectively. In actual number 115,825 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 66,996 and 48,829 respectively.

Sitamarhi District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 94.44 % population of Sitamarhi districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Sitamarhi district population living in rural areas is 3,233,076 of which males and females are 1,701,685 and 1,531,391 respectively. In rural areas of Sitamarhi district, sex ratio is 900 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Sitamarhi district is considered, figure is 933 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 632,742 in rural areas of which males were 327,327 and females were 305,415. The child population comprises 19.24 % of total rural population of Sitamarhi district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Sitamarhi district is 50.80 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 59.53 and 41.01 percent respectively. In total, 1,320,969 people were literate of which males and females were 818,192 and 502,777 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Sitamarhi District Population Male Female
Sitamarhi (Urban Agglomeration) 105,924 56,526 49,398

Cities inside Sitamarhi District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Sitamarhi District

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