Dankuni Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Dankuni is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. The Dankuni UA region is situated in state of West Bengal.

The total population of Dankuni UA/Metropolitan region is 249,015. The male population of which is 127,099 while female population is 121,916.

Dankuni Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Dankuni Agglomeration is 84.72% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Dankuni stood at 88.10 % and 81.20 % respectively. Total literates in Dankuni UA were 190,629 of which males were 101,141 and remaining 89,488 were females.

Dankuni Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Dankuni UA is around 9.64 % of total Dankuni UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Dankuni Urban region were 24,006 of which male were 12,296 while remaining 11,710 childs were female.

Dankuni Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Dankuni UA was found higher with figure of 959 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 952 per 1000 boys in Dankuni Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Dankuni Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Dankuni
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Dankuni UA Total Male Female
Population 249,015 127,099 121,916
Literates 190,629 101,141 89,488
Children (0-6) 24,006 12,296 11,710
Average Literacy (%) 84.72 % 88.10 % 81.20 %
Sexratio 959
Child Sexratio 952

Dankuni Region - Cities & Towns

Dankuni UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
There is no city having population above 1 Lakh

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Baksa Census Town 6,432
Barijhati Census Town 7,136
Baruipara Census Town 6,731
Basai Census Town 8,772
Begampur Census Town 10,487
Borai Census Town 6,522
Chikrand Census Town 10,375
Dankuni Municipality 94,936
Gangadharpur Census Town 7,862
Garalgachha Census Town 5,411
Janai Census Town 12,837
Jaykrishnapur Census Town 5,180
Kapashanria Census Town 5,148
Kharsarai Census Town 6,247
Krishnapur Census Town 8,205
Manirampur Census Town 7,428
Naiti Census Town 6,996
Nawapara Census Town 7,262
Pairagachha Census Town 4,703
Panchghara Census Town 8,428
Purbba Tajpur Census Town 7,035
Tisa Census Town 4,882
# 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