Munger District : Census 2011 data

Munger District Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of Munger, 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 Munger District of Bihar.

Munger District Population 2011

In 2011, Munger had population of 1,367,765 of which male and female were 729,041 and 638,724 respectively. In 2001 census, Munger had a population of 1,137,797 of which males were 607,730 and remaining 530,067 were females. Munger District population constituted 1.31 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Munger District was at 1.37 percent of Maharashtra population.

Munger District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 20.21 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Munger District recorded increase of 20.34 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Munger District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Munger district for 2011 is 964 people per sq. km. In 2001, Munger district density was at 802 people per sq. km. Munger district administers 1,419 square kilometers of areas.

Munger Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Munger in 2011 were 70.46 compared to 59.47 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 77.74 and 62.08 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 69.89 and 47.40 in Munger District. Total literate in Munger District were 801,817 of which male and female were 473,741 and 328,076 respectively. In 2001, Munger District had 554,332 in its district.

Munger Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Munger, it stood at 876 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 872. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 922 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 914 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Munger Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Munger. There were total 229,860 children under age of 0-6 against 205,735 of 2001 census. Of total 229,860 male and female were 119,611 and 110,249 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 922 compared to 914 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 16.81 percent of Munger District compared to 18.08 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.27 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 1,367,765 1,137,797
Male 729,041 607,730
Female 638,724 530,067
Population Growth 20.21% 20.34%
Area Sq. Km 1,419 1,419
Density/km2 964 802
Proportion to Bihar Population 1.31% 1.37%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 876 872
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 922 914
Average Literacy 70.46 59.47
Male Literacy 77.74 69.89
Female Literacy 62.08 47.40
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 229,860 205,735
Male Population (0-6 Age) 119,611 107,485
Female Population (0-6 Age) 110,249 98,250
Literates 801,817 554,332
Male Literates 473,741 349,630
Female Literates 328,076 204,702
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.81% 18.08%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.41% 17.69%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 17.26% 18.54%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 72.21 % 27.79 %
Total Population 987,645 380,120
Male Population 527,299 201,742
Female Population 460,346 178,378
Sex Ratio 873 884
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 927 906
Child Population (0-6) 176,627 53,233
Male Child(0-6) 91,677 27,934
Female Child(0-6) 84,950 25,299
Child Percentage (0-6) 17.88 % 14.00 %
Male Child Percentage 17.39 % 13.85 %
Female Child Percentage 18.45 % 14.18 %
Literates 537,021 264,796
Male Literates 324,241 149,500
Female Literates 212,780 115,296
Average Literacy 66.22 % 81.01 %
Male Literacy 74.43 % 86.01 %
Female Literacy 56.68 % 75.32 %

Munger District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Munger population for 2011 census, 27.79 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 380,120 people lives in urban areas of which males are 201,742 and females are 178,378. Sex Ratio in urban region of Munger district is 884 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Munger district was 906 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 53,233 of which males and females were 27,934 and 25,299. This child population figure of Munger district is 13.85 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Munger district as per census 2011 is 81.01 % of which males and females are 86.01 % and 75.32 % literates respectively. In actual number 264,796 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 149,500 and 115,296 respectively.

Munger District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 72.21 % population of Munger districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Munger district population living in rural areas is 987,645 of which males and females are 527,299 and 460,346 respectively. In rural areas of Munger district, sex ratio is 873 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Munger district is considered, figure is 927 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 176,627 in rural areas of which males were 91,677 and females were 84,950. The child population comprises 17.39 % of total rural population of Munger district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Munger district is 66.22 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 74.43 and 56.68 percent respectively. In total, 537,021 people were literate of which males and females were 324,241 and 212,780 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Munger District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Munger District

Cities inside Munger District Population Male Female
Munger (Municipal Corporation) 213,101 113,173 99,928
Jamalpur (Nagar Panchayat) 105,221 56,231 48,990

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