Biharsharif city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Bihar State/UT.
The current estimate population of Biharsharif city in 2023 is
, while Biharsharif metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Biharsharif city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Biharsharif city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Biharsharif city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Biharsharif in 2011 is 297,268.
Biharsharif Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Biharsharif city are 189,785 of which 106,456 are males while 83,329 are females. Average literacy rate of Biharsharif city is 75.30 percent of which male and female literacy was 80.80 and 69.28 percent.
The sex ratio of Biharsharif city is 915 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 927 per 1000 boys.
Biharsharif Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Biharsharif city numbers 3,259 in which population of 21,281 resides. This is around 7.16% of total population of Biharsharif city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Biharsharif city with 65.86 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Biharsharif with approximately 33.59 % following it.
In Biharsharif city, Christinity is followed by 0.17 %, Jainism by 0.01 %, Sikhism by 0.01 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.34 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.