Darjiling Urban Region

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

The total population of Darjiling UA/Metropolitan region is 130,399. The male population of which is 64,913 while female population is 65,486.

Darjiling Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Darjiling Agglomeration is 92.78% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Darjiling stood at 95.86 % and 89.74 % respectively. Total literates in Darjiling UA were 113,286 of which males were 58,141 and remaining 55,145 were females.

Darjiling Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Darjiling UA is around 6.36 % of total Darjiling UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Darjiling Urban region were 8,297 of which male were 4,260 while remaining 4,037 childs were female.

Darjiling Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Darjiling UA was found higher with figure of 1009 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 948 per 1000 boys in Darjiling Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Darjiling Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Darjiling
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Darjiling UA Total Male Female
Population 130,399 64,913 65,486
Literates 113,286 58,141 55,145
Children (0-6) 8,297 4,260 4,037
Average Literacy (%) 92.78 % 95.86 % 89.74 %
Sexratio 1009
Child Sexratio 948

Darjiling Region - Cities & Towns

Darjiling UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Darjiling (Municipality) 118,805 59,187 59,618

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Chongtong Tea Garden Census Town 5,802
Singtam Tea Garden Census Town 5,792
# 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