Garhwa District : Census 2011 data

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

In 2011, Garhwa had population of 1,322,784 of which male and female were 683,575 and 639,209 respectively. In 2001 census, Garhwa had a population of 1,035,464 of which males were 535,332 and remaining 500,132 were females. Garhwa District population constituted 4.01 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Garhwa District was at 3.84 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 27.75 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Garhwa District recorded increase of 29.21 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Garhwa Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 1,322,784 1,035,464
Male 683,575 535,332
Female 639,209 500,132
Population Growth 27.75% 29.21%
Area Sq. Km 4,093 4,093
Density/km2 323 256
Proportion to Jharkhand Population 4.01% 3.84%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 935 934
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 960 962
Average Literacy 60.33 39.21
Male Literacy 72.19 54.36
Female Literacy 47.58 22.87
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 239,664 226,883
Male Population (0-6 Age) 122,305 115,631
Female Population (0-6 Age) 117,359 111,252
Literates 653,476 317,078
Male Literates 405,161 228,151
Female Literates 248,315 88,927
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.12% 21.91%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 17.89% 21.60%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.36% 22.24%

Garhwa District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Garhwa district for 2011 is 323 people per sq. km. In 2001, Garhwa district density was at 256 people per sq. km. Garhwa district administers 4,093 square kilometers of areas.

Garhwa Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Garhwa in 2011 were 60.33 compared to 39.21 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 72.19 and 47.58 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 54.36 and 22.87 in Garhwa District. Total literate in Garhwa District were 653,476 of which male and female were 405,161 and 248,315 respectively. In 2001, Garhwa District had 317,078 in its district.

Garhwa Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Garhwa, it stood at 935 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 934. 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 962 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Garhwa Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Garhwa. There were total 239,664 children under age of 0-6 against 226,883 of 2001 census. Of total 239,664 male and female were 122,305 and 117,359 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 960 compared to 962 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 18.12 percent of Garhwa District compared to 21.91 percent of 2001. There was net change of -3.79 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Garhwa Houseless Census

In 2011, total 495 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Garhwa district of Jharkhand. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 2,114. This approx 0.16% of total population of Garhwa district.

Garhwa Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,104,475 83.50 %
Muslims 194,680 14.72 %
Christian 17,168 1.30 %
Sikh 123 0.01 %
Buddhist 371 0.03 %
Jain 20 0.00 %
Others 4,591 0.35 %
Not Stated 1,356 0.10 %

Garhwa Population 2015

What is the population of Garhwa in 2015? The fact is, last census for Garhwa district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Garhwa district situated in Jharkhand. As per 2011, Garhwa population is 1,322,784

Garhwa District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Garhwa population for 2011 census, 5.27 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 69,670 people lives in urban areas of which males are 36,628 and females are 33,042. Sex Ratio in urban region of Garhwa district is 902 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Garhwa district was 947 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 10,528 of which males and females were 5,407 and 5,121. This child population figure of Garhwa district is 14.76 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Garhwa district as per census 2011 is 77.69 % of which males and females are 85.55 % and 68.91 % literates respectively. In actual number 45,948 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 26,709 and 19,239 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 94.73 % population of Garhwa districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Garhwa district population living in rural areas is 1,253,114 of which males and females are 646,947 and 606,167 respectively. In rural areas of Garhwa district, sex ratio is 937 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Garhwa district is considered, figure is 960 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 229,136 in rural areas of which males were 116,898 and females were 112,238. The child population comprises 18.07 % of total rural population of Garhwa district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Garhwa district is 59.33 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 71.40 and 46.38 percent respectively. In total, 607,528 people were literate of which males and females were 378,452 and 229,076 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 94.73 % 5.27 %
Total Population 1,253,114 69,670
Male Population 646,947 36,628
Female Population 606,167 33,042
Sex Ratio 937 902
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 960 947
Child Population (0-6) 229,136 10,528
Male Child(0-6) 116,898 5,407
Female Child(0-6) 112,238 5,121
Child Percentage (0-6) 18.29 % 15.11 %
Male Child Percentage 18.07 % 14.76 %
Female Child Percentage 18.52 % 15.50 %
Literates 607,528 45,948
Male Literates 378,452 26,709
Female Literates 229,076 19,239
Average Literacy 59.33 % 77.69 %
Male Literacy 71.40 % 85.55 %
Female Literacy 46.38 % 68.91 %

City/Metros in Garhwa District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Garhwa District
Cities inside Garhwa District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Garhwa District

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