Shimla Urban Region

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

The total population of Shimla UA/Metropolitan region is 171,640. The male population of which is 94,586 while female population is 77,054.

Shimla Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Shimla Agglomeration is 93.58% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Shimla stood at 94.83 % and 92.04 % respectively. Total literates in Shimla UA were 147,798 of which males were 82,822 and remaining 64,976 were females.

Shimla Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Shimla UA is around 7.98 % of total Shimla UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Shimla Urban region were 13,705 of which male were 7,245 while remaining 6,460 childs were female.

Shimla Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Shimla UA was found lower with figure of 815 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 892 per 1000 boys in Shimla Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Shimla Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Shimla
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Himachal Pradesh
Shimla UA Total Male Female
Population 171,640 94,586 77,054
Literates 147,798 82,822 64,976
Children (0-6) 13,705 7,245 6,460
Average Literacy (%) 93.58 % 94.83 % 92.04 %
Sexratio 815
Child Sexratio 892

Shimla Region - Cities & Towns

Shimla UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Shimla (Municipal Corporation) 169,578 93,152 76,426

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Jutogh Cantonment Board 2,062
# 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