Bongaon city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in West Bengal State/UT.
The current estimate population of Bongaon city in 2023 is
, while Bongaon metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Bongaon city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Bongaon city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Bongaon city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Bongaon in 2011 is 108,864.
Bongaon Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Bongaon city are 89,700 of which 47,279 are males while 42,421 are females. Average literacy rate of Bongaon city is 89.70 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.03 and 86.26 percent.
The sex ratio of Bongaon city is 966 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 943 per 1000 boys.
Bongaon Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Bongaon city numbers 9,724 in which population of 40,328 resides. This is around 37.04% of total population of Bongaon city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Bongaon city with 96.66 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Bongaon with approximately 2.85 % following it.
In Bongaon city, Christinity is followed by 0.25 %, Jainism by 0.00 %, Sikhism by 0.02 % and Buddhism by 0.00 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.21 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.