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Baleshwar (Baleshwar Town) City Population

Baleshwar city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Baleshwar Metropolitan Region. The Baleshwar city is located in Orissa state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Baleshwar in 2011 is 118,162; of which male and female are 60,219 and 57,943 respectively. Although Baleshwar city has population of 118,162; its urban / metropolitan population is 177,751 of which 90,773 are males and 86,978 are females.


Baleshwar Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Baleshwar city in 2023 is 161,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Baleshwar city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Baleshwar city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Baleshwar city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Baleshwar Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Baleshwar city are 93,642 of which 49,520 are males while 44,122 are females. Average literacy rate of Baleshwar city is 88.09 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.43 and 84.62 percent.

Baleshwar Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Baleshwar city is 962 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 957 per 1000 boys.

Baleshwar Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Baleshwar city are 11,860 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 6,060 boys while 5,800 are girls. The child forms 10.04 % of total population of Baleshwar City.

Baleshwar Slums

Total no. of Slums in Baleshwar city & its Out Growth numbers 2,736 in which population of 12,570 resides. This is around 8.71% of total population of Baleshwar city & its outgrowth which is 144,373.

Baleshwar City Population 2011

Description
City Baleshwar
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Baleshwar Metropolitan
State Orissa
Baleshwar City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 144,373 73,721 70,652
City Population 118,162 60,219 57,943
Literates 93,642 49,520 44,122
Children (0-6) 11,860 6,060 5,800
Average Literacy (%) 88.09 % 91.43 % 84.62 %
Sexratio 962
Child Sexratio 957

Baleshwar Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Baleshwar city with 83.01 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Baleshwar with approximately 14.97 % following it. In Baleshwar city, Christinity is followed by 1.64 %, Jainism by 0.08 %, Sikhism by 0.03 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.03 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.21 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 83.01 % 119,839
Muslims 14.97 % 21,616
Christian 1.64 % 2,364
Sikh 0.03 % 46
Buddhist 0.03 % 46
Jain 0.08 % 112
Others 0.03 % 50
Not Stated 0.21 % 300

Baleshwar Metropolitan Region

Baleshwar city comes under Baleshwar Metropolitan area.
Baleshwar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 177,751 90,773 86,978
Literates 136,353 72,788 63,565
Children (0-6) 18,913 9,681 9,232
Average Literacy (%) 85.84 % 89.76 % 81.76 %
Sexratio 958
Child Sexratio 954
Baleshwar Metropolitan Areas
Baleshwar, Baleswwar Industrial Estate, Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 33), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 34), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 35), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 36), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 37), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 38), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 39), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 40), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 41), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 42), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 43), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 44), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 45), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 46), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 47), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 48), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 49), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 50), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 51), Baleswwar Industrial Estate (OG) (Ward 52), and Remuna Town

Baleshwar Future Population 2021-2031

Baleshwar Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 118,162 144,373
2021 153,000 194,000
2022 157,000 200,000
2023 161,000 207,000
2024 165,000 214,000
2025 169,000 221,000
2026 174,000 228,000
2027 179,000 235,000
2028 184,000 243,000
2029 189,000 251,000
2030 194,000 259,000
2031 199,000 268,000