Arrah city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Bihar State/UT.
The current estimate population of Arrah city in 2023 is
, while Arrah metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Arrah city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Arrah city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Arrah city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Arrah in 2011 is 261,430.
Arrah Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Arrah city are 182,540 of which 103,524 are males while 79,016 are females. Average literacy rate of Arrah city is 81.15 percent of which male and female literacy was 86.67 and 74.91 percent.
The sex ratio of Arrah city is 883 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 886 per 1000 boys.
Arrah Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Arrah city numbers 3,300 in which population of 21,243 resides. This is around 8.13% of total population of Arrah city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Arrah city with 83.26 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Arrah with approximately 15.79 % following it.
In Arrah city, Christinity is followed by 0.13 %, Jainism by 0.44 %, Sikhism by 0.12 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.24 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.