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Santipur City Population

Santipur city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Santipur Metropolitan Region. The Santipur city is located in West Bengal state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Santipur in 2011 is 151,777; of which male and female are 77,011 and 74,766 respectively. Although Santipur city has population of 151,777; its urban / metropolitan population is 290,345 of which 148,123 are males and 142,222 are females.


Santipur Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Santipur city in 2023 is 208,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Santipur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Santipur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Santipur city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Santipur Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Santipur city are 111,806 of which 59,588 are males while 52,218 are females. Average literacy rate of Santipur city is 80.90 percent of which male and female literacy was 84.94 and 76.73 percent.

Santipur Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Santipur city is 971 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 978 per 1000 boys.

Santipur Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Santipur city are 13,573 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 6,862 boys while 6,711 are girls. The child forms 8.94 % of total population of Santipur City.

Santipur Slums

Total no. of Slums in Santipur city numbers 14,090 in which population of 60,336 resides. This is around 39.75% of total population of Santipur city.

Santipur City Population 2011

Description
City Santipur
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Santipur Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Santipur City Total Male Female
City Population 151,777 77,011 74,766
Literates 111,806 59,588 52,218
Children (0-6) 13,573 6,862 6,711
Average Literacy (%) 80.90 % 84.94 % 76.73 %
Sexratio 971
Child Sexratio 978

Santipur Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Santipur city with 79.15 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Santipur with approximately 20.25 % following it. In Santipur city, Christinity is followed by 0.04 %, Jainism by 0.01 %, Sikhism by 0.02 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.42 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.11 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 79.15 % 120,134
Muslims 20.25 % 30,733
Christian 0.04 % 54
Sikh 0.02 % 24
Buddhist 0.01 % 13
Jain 0.01 % 12
Others 0.42 % 634
Not Stated 0.11 % 173

Santipur Metropolitan Region

Santipur city comes under Santipur Metropolitan area.
Santipur Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 290,345 148,123 142,222
Literates 217,780 116,583 101,197
Children (0-6) 25,216 12,869 12,347
Average Literacy (%) 82.14 % 86.20 % 77.92 %
Sexratio 960
Child Sexratio 959
Santipur Metropolitan Areas
Badkulla, Barasat, Beharia, Bhaduri, Gangi, Ghoralia, Mahishdanga, Patuli, Phulia, Santipur, Taherpur, and Taherpur

Santipur Future Population 2021-2031

Santipur Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 151,777 151,777
2021 197,000 204,000
2022 202,000 211,000
2023 208,000 218,000
2024 214,000 225,000
2025 220,000 232,000
2026 226,000 240,000
2027 232,000 248,000
2028 238,000 256,000
2029 245,000 264,000
2030 252,000 273,000
2031 259,000 282,000