Basirhat Urban Region

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

The total population of Basirhat UA/Metropolitan region is 143,007. The male population of which is 72,296 while female population is 70,711.

Basirhat Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Basirhat Agglomeration is 85.98% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Basirhat stood at 89.23 % and 82.66 % respectively. Total literates in Basirhat UA were 111,678 of which males were 58,513 and remaining 53,165 were females.

Basirhat Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Basirhat UA is around 9.17 % of total Basirhat UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Basirhat Urban region were 13,112 of which male were 6,720 while remaining 6,392 childs were female.

Basirhat Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Basirhat UA was found higher with figure of 978 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 951 per 1000 boys in Basirhat Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Basirhat Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Basirhat
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Basirhat UA Total Male Female
Population 143,007 72,296 70,711
Literates 111,678 58,513 53,165
Children (0-6) 13,112 6,720 6,392
Average Literacy (%) 85.98 % 89.23 % 82.66 %
Sexratio 978
Child Sexratio 951

Basirhat Region - Cities & Towns

Basirhat UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Basirhat (Municipality) 125,254 63,223 62,031

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Dandirhat (P) Census Town 6,387
Raghunathpur (P) Census Town 5,339
Uttar Bagundi Census Town 6,027
# 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