South Dum Dum Population 2023
South Dum Dum city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Kolkata Metropolitan Region. The South Dum Dum city is located in West Bengal state of India.
The current estimate population of South Dum Dum city in 2023 is 555,000 , while South Dum Dum metro population is estimated at 19,356,000 . The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for South Dum Dum city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of South Dum Dum city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for South Dum Dum city, we will update the same here in 2023. As per provisional reports of Census India, population of South Dum Dum in 2011 is 403,316. Although South Dum Dum city has population of 403,316; its urban / metropolitan population is 14,035,959.
South Dum Dum Literacy Rate and Sex RatioIn education section, total literates in South Dum Dum city are 344,971 of which 176,828 are males while 168,143 are females. Average literacy rate of South Dum Dum city is 92.09 percent of which male and female literacy was 94.25 and 89.92 percent. The sex ratio of South Dum Dum city is 995 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 966 per 1000 boys.
South Dum Dum Slum PopulationTotal no. of Slums in South Dum Dum city numbers 27,986 in which population of 111,672 resides. This is around 27.69% of total population of South Dum Dum city.
South Dum Dum ReligionHinduism is majority religion in South Dum Dum city with 95.71 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of South Dum Dum with approximately 2.49 % following it. In South Dum Dum city, Christinity is followed by 0.83 %, Jainism by 0.51 %, Sikhism by 0.20 % and Buddhism by 0.15 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.10 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
|Not Stated||0.10 %||412|
Kolkata Future Population 2021-2031
|South Dum Dum City 2011||Total||Male||Female|
|Average Literacy (%)||92.09 %||94.25 %||89.92 %|
Kolkata Metropolitan Region
South Dum Dum city comes under Kolkata Metropolitan area.
|Average Literacy (%)||87.54 %||90.14 %||84.74 %|
|Kolkata Metropolitan Areas|
|83 Argari, Amodghata, Andul, Ankurhati, Babanpur (P), Baidyabati, Balarampota, Balarampur, Balibhara, Bally, Bally Town, Bamunari, Bandipur, Bankra, Bansberia, Banupur, Bara Khejuria, Baranagar, Barasat, Barrackpur, Barrackpur Cantonment(CB), Bhadreswar, Bhandardaha, Bhatpara, Bidhan Nagar, Bipra Noapara, Budge Budge, Chak Banshberia, Chak Srikrishna (OG) (Ward No. 29), Chak Srikrishna (OG) (Ward No. 30), Chakapara, Chakla, Champdani, Chamrail, Chandannagar, Chandpur, Chata Kalikapur, Dakshin Jhapardaha, Dakshin Rajyadharpur, Dharmapur, Dhuilya, Domjur, Dum Dum, Eksara, Garshyamnagar, Garulia, Gayespur, Halisahar, Haora, Hatgachha, Hugli and Chinsurah, Ichhapur Defence Estate, Jafarpur, Jagadishpur, Jaypur Bil, Jetia, Jhorhat, Joka, Kalyani, Kamarhati, Kamranga, Kanaipur, Kanchrapara, Kantlia, Kaugachhi, Keota (P), Khalia, Khalisani, Khantora, Khardaha, Kodalia, Kolkata, Konnagar, Kulihanda, Madhyamgram, Maheshtala, Mahiari, Makardaha, Manikpur, Muragachha, Nabadiganta Industrial Township, Nabagram Colony, Naihati, Naldanga, Nalpur, Nanna, New Barrackpur, Nibra, Nischintapur, Noapara (P), North Barrackpur, North Dum Dum, Panchpara, Panihati, Panpur, Patulia, Podara, Pujali, Raghudebbati, Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni), Raigachhi, Rajarhat Gopalpur, Rajpur Sonarpur, Ramchandrapur, Rishra, Rishra, Ruiya, Salap, Sankrail, Santoshpur, Sarenga, Serampore, Shankhanagar, Simla, South Dum Dum, Srotribati, Talbandha, Teghari, Tentulkuli, Titagarh, Uluberia, Uttar Pirpur, Uttar Raypur, and Uttarpara Kotrung|