Kharagpur Urban Region

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

The total population of Kharagpur UA/Metropolitan region is 299,683. The male population of which is 153,143 while female population is 146,540.

Kharagpur Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Kharagpur Agglomeration is 84.60% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Kharagpur stood at 89.23 % and 79.75 % respectively. Total literates in Kharagpur UA were 230,285 of which males were 124,156 and remaining 106,129 were females.

Kharagpur Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Kharagpur UA is around 9.16 % of total Kharagpur UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Kharagpur Urban region were 27,465 of which male were 14,008 while remaining 13,457 childs were female.

Kharagpur Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Kharagpur UA was found higher with figure of 957 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 961 per 1000 boys in Kharagpur Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Kharagpur Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Kharagpur
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Kharagpur UA Total Male Female
Population 299,683 153,143 146,540
Literates 230,285 124,156 106,129
Children (0-6) 27,465 14,008 13,457
Average Literacy (%) 84.60 % 89.23 % 79.75 %
Sexratio 957
Child Sexratio 961

Kharagpur Region - Cities & Towns

Kharagpur UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Kharagpur (Municipality) 207,604 106,559 101,045

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Kalaikunda Census Town 9,344
Kharagpur Rly. Settlement(CT) Census Town 82,735
# 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