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Kishanganj City Population

Kishanganj city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Bihar State/UT.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Kishanganj in 2011 is 105,782; of which male and female are 55,143 and 50,639 respectively.


Kishanganj Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Kishanganj city in 2023 is 145,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Kishanganj city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Kishanganj city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Kishanganj city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Kishanganj Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Kishanganj city are 65,308 of which 36,448 are males while 28,860 are females. Average literacy rate of Kishanganj city is 73.46 percent of which male and female literacy was 78.37 and 68.08 percent.

Kishanganj Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Kishanganj city is 918 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 955 per 1000 boys.

Kishanganj Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Kishanganj city are 16,884 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 8,636 boys while 8,248 are girls. The child forms 15.96 % of total population of Kishanganj City.

Kishanganj Slums

Total no. of Slums in Kishanganj city numbers 8,513 in which population of 43,976 resides. This is around 41.57% of total population of Kishanganj city.

Kishanganj City Population 2011

Description
City Kishanganj
Government Nagar Parishad
Urban Agglomeration Only City
State Bihar
Kishanganj City Total Male Female
City Population 105,782 55,143 50,639
Literates 65,308 36,448 28,860
Children (0-6) 16,884 8,636 8,248
Average Literacy (%) 73.46 % 78.37 % 68.08 %
Sexratio 918
Child Sexratio 955

Kishanganj Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Kishanganj city with 55.48 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Kishanganj with approximately 42.62 % following it. In Kishanganj city, Christinity is followed by 0.30 %, Jainism by 1.07 %, Sikhism by 0.26 % and Buddhism by 0.02 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.24 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 55.48 % 58,693
Muslims 42.62 % 45,079
Christian 0.30 % 321
Sikh 0.26 % 270
Buddhist 0.02 % 20
Jain 1.07 % 1,137
Others 0.00 % 5
Not Stated 0.24 % 257

Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 105,782 105,782
2021 137,000 142,000
2022 141,000 146,000
2023 145,000 151,000
2024 149,000 156,000
2025 153,000 161,000
2026 157,000 166,000
2027 161,000 171,000
2028 165,000 176,000
2029 169,000 182,000
2030 174,000 188,000
2031 179,000 194,000