Guwahati Urban Region

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

The total population of Guwahati UA/Metropolitan region is 962,334. The male population of which is 498,450 while female population is 463,884.

Guwahati Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Guwahati Agglomeration is 91.50% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Guwahati stood at 94.27 % and 88.52 % respectively. Total literates in Guwahati UA were 797,613 of which males were 425,837 and remaining 371,776 were females.

Guwahati Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Guwahati UA is around 9.42 % of total Guwahati UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Guwahati Urban region were 90,636 of which male were 46,749 while remaining 43,887 childs were female.

Guwahati Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Guwahati UA was found higher with figure of 931 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 939 per 1000 boys in Guwahati Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Guwahati Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Guwahati
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Assam
Guwahati UA Total Male Female
Population 962,334 498,450 463,884
Literates 797,613 425,837 371,776
Children (0-6) 90,636 46,749 43,887
Average Literacy (%) 91.50 % 94.27 % 88.52 %
Sexratio 931
Child Sexratio 939

Guwahati Region - Cities & Towns

Guwahati UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Guwahati (Municipal Corporation) 957,352 495,362 461,990

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Narengi Out Growth 4,982
# 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