Balurghat Urban Region

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

The total population of Balurghat UA/Metropolitan region is 164,816. The male population of which is 82,574 while female population is 82,242.

Balurghat Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Balurghat Agglomeration is 90.94% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Balurghat stood at 93.47 % and 88.39 % respectively. Total literates in Balurghat UA were 139,257 of which males were 71,665 and remaining 67,592 were females.

Balurghat Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Balurghat UA is around 7.09 % of total Balurghat UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Balurghat Urban region were 11,678 of which male were 5,904 while remaining 5,774 childs were female.

Balurghat Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Balurghat UA was found higher with figure of 996 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 978 per 1000 boys in Balurghat Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Balurghat Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Balurghat
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Balurghat UA Total Male Female
Population 164,816 82,574 82,242
Literates 139,257 71,665 67,592
Children (0-6) 11,678 5,904 5,774
Average Literacy (%) 90.94 % 93.47 % 88.39 %
Sexratio 996
Child Sexratio 978

Balurghat Region - Cities & Towns

Balurghat UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Balurghat (Municipality) 151,416 75,794 75,622

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Baidyanathpara Out Growth 1,863
Chak Bhrigu Census Town 6,269
Dakra (P) Census Town 5,268
# 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