Barddhaman (Burdwan) District : Census 2011 data

Barddhaman District Overview

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

Barddhaman District Population 2011

In 2011, Barddhaman had population of 7,717,563 of which male and female were 3,966,889 and 3,750,674 respectively. In 2001 census, Barddhaman had a population of 6,895,514 of which males were 3,588,376 and remaining 3,307,138 were females. Barddhaman District population constituted 8.46 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Barddhaman District was at 8.60 percent of Maharashtra population.

Barddhaman District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 11.92 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Barddhaman District recorded increase of 13.96 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Barddhaman District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Barddhaman district for 2011 is 1,099 people per sq. km. In 2001, Barddhaman district density was at 982 people per sq. km. Barddhaman district administers 7,024 square kilometers of areas.

Barddhaman Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Barddhaman in 2011 were 76.21 compared to 70.18 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 82.42 and 69.63 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 78.63 and 60.95 in Barddhaman District. Total literate in Barddhaman District were 5,247,208 of which male and female were 2,918,040 and 2,329,168 respectively. In 2001, Barddhaman District had 4,205,146 in its district.

Barddhaman Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Barddhaman, it stood at 945 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 922. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 951 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 956 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Barddhaman Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Barddhaman. There were total 832,033 children under age of 0-6 against 903,438 of 2001 census. Of total 832,033 male and female were 426,385 and 405,648 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 951 compared to 956 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.78 percent of Barddhaman District compared to 13.10 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.32 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Barddhaman Religion-wise Data 2011

What is the population of Muslim in Barddhaman ? What is Hindu's Population in Barddhaman 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 Barddhaman, West Bengal. As soon as Govt. of India release full religions data of Barddhaman district, we will update and release it for our viewers.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 7,717,563 6,895,514
Male 3,966,889 3,588,376
Female 3,750,674 3,307,138
Population Growth 11.92% 13.96%
Area Sq. Km 7,024 7,024
Density/km2 1,099 982
Proportion to West Bengal Population 8.46% 8.60%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 945 922
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 951 956
Average Literacy 76.21 70.18
Male Literacy 82.42 78.63
Female Literacy 69.63 60.95
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 832,033 903,438
Male Population (0-6 Age) 426,385 461,843
Female Population (0-6 Age) 405,648 441,595
Literates 5,247,208 4,205,146
Male Literates 2,918,040 2,458,485
Female Literates 2,329,168 1,746,661
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.78% 13.10%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.75% 12.87%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.82% 13.35%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 60.11 % 39.89 %
Total Population 4,639,264 3,078,299
Male Population 2,373,787 1,593,102
Female Population 2,265,477 1,485,197
Sex Ratio 954 932
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 962 935
Child Population (0-6) 511,969 320,064
Male Child(0-6) 260,995 165,390
Female Child(0-6) 250,974 154,674
Child Percentage (0-6) 11.04 % 10.40 %
Male Child Percentage 10.99 % 10.38 %
Female Child Percentage 11.08 % 10.41 %
Literates 2,998,277 2,248,931
Male Literates 1,671,556 1,246,484
Female Literates 1,326,721 1,002,447
Average Literacy 72.65 % 81.54 %
Male Literacy 79.12 % 87.31 %
Female Literacy 65.86 % 75.34 %

Barddhaman District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Barddhaman population for 2011 census, 39.89 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 3,078,299 people lives in urban areas of which males are 1,593,102 and females are 1,485,197. Sex Ratio in urban region of Barddhaman district is 932 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Barddhaman district was 935 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 320,064 of which males and females were 165,390 and 154,674. This child population figure of Barddhaman district is 10.38 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Barddhaman district as per census 2011 is 81.54 % of which males and females are 87.31 % and 75.34 % literates respectively. In actual number 2,248,931 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 1,246,484 and 1,002,447 respectively.

Barddhaman District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 60.11 % population of Barddhaman districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Barddhaman district population living in rural areas is 4,639,264 of which males and females are 2,373,787 and 2,265,477 respectively. In rural areas of Barddhaman district, sex ratio is 954 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Barddhaman district is considered, figure is 962 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 511,969 in rural areas of which males were 260,995 and females were 250,974. The child population comprises 10.99 % of total rural population of Barddhaman district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Barddhaman district is 72.65 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 79.12 and 65.86 percent respectively. In total, 2,998,277 people were literate of which males and females were 1,671,556 and 1,326,721 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Barddhaman District Population Male Female
Asansol (Urban Agglomeration) 1,243,008 647,831 595,177
Durgapur (Urban Agglomeration) 581,409 301,700 279,709
Barddhaman (Urban Agglomeration) 347,016 177,055 169,961

Cities inside Barddhaman District Population Male Female
Durgapur (Municipal Corporation) 566,937 294,349 272,588
Asansol (Municipal Corporation) 564,491 293,748 270,743
Barddhaman (Municipality) 314,638 160,631 154,007
Kulti (Municipality) 313,977 163,819 150,158
Jamuria (Municipality) 144,971 75,574 69,397
Raniganj (Municipality) 128,624 67,150 61,474

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