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Deoghar City Population

Deoghar city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Jharkhand State/UT.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Deoghar in 2011 is 203,123; of which male and female are 107,997 and 95,126 respectively.


Deoghar Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Deoghar city in 2023 is 279,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Deoghar city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Deoghar city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Deoghar city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Deoghar Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Deoghar city are 150,988 of which 85,439 are males while 65,549 are females. Average literacy rate of Deoghar city is 85.68 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.24 and 79.37 percent.

Deoghar Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Deoghar city is 881 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 873 per 1000 boys.

Deoghar Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Deoghar city are 26,893 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 14,355 boys while 12,538 are girls. The child forms 13.24 % of total population of Deoghar City.

Deoghar Slums

Total no. of Slums in Deoghar city numbers 4,303 in which population of 23,442 resides. This is around 11.54% of total population of Deoghar city.

Deoghar City Population 2011

Description
City Deoghar
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Only City
State Jharkhand
Deoghar City Total Male Female
City Population 203,123 107,997 95,126
Literates 150,988 85,439 65,549
Children (0-6) 26,893 14,355 12,538
Average Literacy (%) 85.68 % 91.24 % 79.37 %
Sexratio 881
Child Sexratio 873

Deoghar Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Deoghar city with 94.30 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Deoghar with approximately 4.96 % following it. In Deoghar city, Christinity is followed by 0.53 %, Jainism by 0.07 %, Sikhism by 0.03 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.04 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.04 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 94.30 % 191,538
Muslims 4.96 % 10,084
Christian 0.53 % 1,071
Sikh 0.03 % 53
Buddhist 0.03 % 64
Jain 0.07 % 147
Others 0.04 % 80
Not Stated 0.04 % 86

Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 203,123 203,123
2021 264,000 274,000
2022 271,000 283,000
2023 279,000 292,000
2024 287,000 302,000
2025 295,000 312,000
2026 303,000 322,000
2027 312,000 333,000
2028 321,000 344,000
2029 330,000 356,000
2030 339,000 368,000
2031 349,000 380,000