Giridih Urban Region

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

The total population of Giridih UA/Metropolitan region is 143,630. The male population of which is 74,901 while female population is 68,729.

Giridih Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Giridih Agglomeration is 81.24% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Giridih stood at 86.33 % and 75.70 % respectively. Total literates in Giridih UA were 99,426 of which males were 55,085 and remaining 44,341 were females.

Giridih Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Giridih UA is around 14.79 % of total Giridih UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Giridih Urban region were 21,246 of which male were 11,093 while remaining 10,153 childs were female.

Giridih Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Giridih UA was found lower with figure of 918 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 915 per 1000 boys in Giridih Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Giridih Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Giridih
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Jharkhand
Giridih UA Total Male Female
Population 143,630 74,901 68,729
Literates 99,426 55,085 44,341
Children (0-6) 21,246 11,093 10,153
Average Literacy (%) 81.24 % 86.33 % 75.70 %
Sexratio 918
Child Sexratio 915

Giridih Region - Cities & Towns

Giridih UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Giridih (Nagar Parishad) 114,533 59,966 54,567

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Dandidih Census Town 7,769
Paratdih Census Town 8,854
Pertodih Census Town 5,293
Sirsia Census Town 7,181
# 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