Haldia city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in West Bengal State/UT.
The current estimate population of Haldia city in 2023 is
, while Haldia metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Haldia city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Haldia city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Haldia city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Haldia in 2011 is 200,827.
Haldia Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Haldia city are 158,380 of which 87,334 are males while 71,046 are females. Average literacy rate of Haldia city is 88.54 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.26 and 83.35 percent.
The sex ratio of Haldia city is 916 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 960 per 1000 boys.
Haldia Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Haldia city numbers 9,652 in which population of 44,873 resides. This is around 22.34% of total population of Haldia city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Haldia city with 83.72 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Haldia with approximately 15.74 % following it.
In Haldia city, Christinity is followed by 0.17 %, Jainism by 0.03 %, Sikhism by 0.09 % and Buddhism by 0.04 %. Around 0.05 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.16 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.