Asansol Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Asansol is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Million Plus UA/City. Asansol city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Asansol Urban Region.

The total population of Asansol UA/Metropolitan region is 1,243,414. The male population of which is 646,052 while female population is 597,362.

Asansol Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Asansol Agglomeration is 78.71% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Asansol stood at 85.13 % and 71.76 % respectively. Total literates in Asansol UA were 867,142 of which males were 487,346 and remaining 379,796 were females.

Asansol Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Asansol UA is around 11.40 % of total Asansol UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Asansol Urban region were 141,689 of which male were 73,594 while remaining 68,095 childs were female.

Asansol Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Asansol UA was found lower with figure of 925 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 925 per 1000 boys in Asansol Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Asansol Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Asansol
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Million Plus UA/City
State West Bengal
Asansol UA Total Male Female
Population 1,243,414 646,052 597,362
Literates 867,142 487,346 379,796
Children (0-6) 141,689 73,594 68,095
Average Literacy (%) 78.71 % 85.13 % 71.76 %
Sexratio 925
Child Sexratio 925

Asansol Region - Cities & Towns

Asansol UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Asansol (Municipal Corporation) 563,917 292,387 271,530
Kulti (Municipality) 313,809 163,193 150,616
Jamuria (Municipality) 145,276 75,417 69,859
Raniganj (Municipality) 129,441 67,578 61,863

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Amkula Census Town 5,445
Baktarnagar Census Town 5,112
Ballavpur Census Town 6,468
Bhanowara Census Town 8,855
Charanpur Out Growth 3,944
Domohani Census Town 12,480
Egara Census Town 7,623
Jemari (J.K. Nagar Township) Census Town 13,179
Majiara Census Town 5,444
Murgathaul Census Town 7,371
Raghunathchak Census Town 6,006
Sahebganj Census Town 4,715
Topsi Census Town 4,329
# 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