Munger city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Bihar State/UT.
The current estimate population of Munger city in 2023 is
, while Munger metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Munger city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Munger city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Munger city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Munger in 2011 is 213,303.
Munger Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Munger city are 146,507 of which 82,590 are males while 63,917 are females. Average literacy rate of Munger city is 80.14 percent of which male and female literacy was 84.90 and 74.72 percent.
The sex ratio of Munger city is 883 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 904 per 1000 boys.
Munger Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Munger city numbers 330 in which population of 1,710 resides. This is around 0.80% of total population of Munger city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Munger city with 81.01 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Munger with approximately 18.49 % following it.
In Munger city, Christinity is followed by 0.20 %, Jainism by 0.03 %, Sikhism by 0.04 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.22 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.