Gaya Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Gaya is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Gaya city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Gaya Urban Region.

The total population of Gaya UA/Metropolitan region is 475,987. The male population of which is 251,057 while female population is 224,930.

Gaya Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Gaya Agglomeration is 81.46% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Gaya stood at 86.39 % and 75.94 % respectively. Total literates in Gaya UA were 336,083 of which males were 188,308 and remaining 147,775 were females.

Gaya Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Gaya UA is around 13.32 % of total Gaya UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Gaya Urban region were 63,422 of which male were 33,085 while remaining 30,337 childs were female.

Gaya Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Gaya UA was found lower with figure of 896 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 917 per 1000 boys in Gaya Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Gaya Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Gaya
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Bihar
Gaya UA Total Male Female
Population 475,987 251,057 224,930
Literates 336,083 188,308 147,775
Children (0-6) 63,422 33,085 30,337
Average Literacy (%) 81.46 % 86.39 % 75.94 %
Sexratio 896
Child Sexratio 917

Gaya Region - Cities & Towns

Gaya UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Gaya (Municipal Corporation) 468,614 247,131 221,483

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Kaler Out Growth 5,479
Paharpur Census Town 1,894
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population