Jalpaiguri Urban Region

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

The total population of Jalpaiguri UA/Metropolitan region is 169,002. The male population of which is 85,218 while female population is 83,784.

Jalpaiguri Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Jalpaiguri Agglomeration is 86.52% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Jalpaiguri stood at 89.93 % and 83.06 % respectively. Total literates in Jalpaiguri UA were 133,220 of which males were 69,741 and remaining 63,479 were females.

Jalpaiguri Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Jalpaiguri UA is around 8.89 % of total Jalpaiguri UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Jalpaiguri Urban region were 15,021 of which male were 7,667 while remaining 7,354 childs were female.

Jalpaiguri Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Jalpaiguri UA was found higher with figure of 983 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 959 per 1000 boys in Jalpaiguri Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Jalpaiguri Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Jalpaiguri
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Jalpaiguri UA Total Male Female
Population 169,002 85,218 83,784
Literates 133,220 69,741 63,479
Children (0-6) 15,021 7,667 7,354
Average Literacy (%) 86.52 % 89.93 % 83.06 %
Sexratio 983
Child Sexratio 959

Jalpaiguri Region - Cities & Towns

Jalpaiguri UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Jalpaiguri (Municipality) 107,341 53,708 53,633

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Kharia (P) Census Town 61,661
# 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