Siliguri Urban Region

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

The total population of Siliguri UA/Metropolitan region is 705,579. The male population of which is 362,523 while female population is 343,056.

Siliguri Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Siliguri Agglomeration is 82.16% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Siliguri stood at 86.46 % and 77.62 % respectively. Total literates in Siliguri UA were 516,056 of which males were 278,867 and remaining 237,189 were females.

Siliguri Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Siliguri UA is around 10.98 % of total Siliguri UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Siliguri Urban region were 77,475 of which male were 39,982 while remaining 37,493 childs were female.

Siliguri Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Siliguri UA was found higher with figure of 946 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 938 per 1000 boys in Siliguri Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Siliguri Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Siliguri
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Siliguri UA Total Male Female
Population 705,579 362,523 343,056
Literates 516,056 278,867 237,189
Children (0-6) 77,475 39,982 37,493
Average Literacy (%) 82.16 % 86.46 % 77.62 %
Sexratio 946
Child Sexratio 938

Siliguri Region - Cities & Towns

Siliguri UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Siliguri (Municipal Corporation) 513,264 263,702 249,562
Dabgram (Census Town) 119,040 61,078 57,962

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Binnaguri Census Town 58,840
Chakiabhita Census Town 5,251
Kalkut (P) Census Town 9,184
# 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