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Raipur City Population

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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Raipur in 2011 is 1,010,433; of which male and female are 518,611 and 491,822 respectively. Although Raipur city has population of 1,010,433; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,123,558 of which 577,992 are males and 545,566 are females.


Raipur Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Raipur city in 2023 is 1,392,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Raipur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Raipur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Raipur city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Raipur Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Raipur city are 757,910 of which 412,095 are males while 345,815 are females. Average literacy rate of Raipur city is 85.95 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.16 and 80.47 percent.

Raipur Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Raipur city is 948 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 933 per 1000 boys.

Raipur Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Raipur city are 128,665 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 66,563 boys while 62,102 are girls. The child forms 12.73 % of total population of Raipur City.

Raipur Slums

Total no. of Slums in Raipur city & its Out Growth numbers 86,003 in which population of 406,571 resides. This is around 39.58% of total population of Raipur city & its outgrowth which is 1,027,264.

Raipur City Population 2011

Description
City Raipur
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Raipur Metropolitan
State Chhattisgarh
Raipur City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 1,027,264 527,365 499,899
City Population 1,010,433 518,611 491,822
Literates 757,910 412,095 345,815
Children (0-6) 128,665 66,563 62,102
Average Literacy (%) 85.95 % 91.16 % 80.47 %
Sexratio 948
Child Sexratio 933

Raipur Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Raipur city with 87.62 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Raipur with approximately 7.17 % following it. In Raipur city, Christinity is followed by 1.51 %, Jainism by 1.40 %, Sikhism by 1.43 % and Buddhism by 0.71 %. Around 0.04 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.13 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 87.62 % 900,096
Muslims 7.17 % 73,661
Christian 1.51 % 15,523
Sikh 1.43 % 14,641
Buddhist 0.71 % 7,280
Jain 1.40 % 14,333
Others 0.04 % 419
Not Stated 0.13 % 1,311

Raipur Metropolitan Region

Raipur city comes under Raipur Metropolitan area.
Raipur Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,123,558 577,992 545,566
Literates 834,231 455,977 378,254
Children (0-6) 147,766 76,348 71,418
Average Literacy (%) 85.49 % 90.90 % 79.78 %
Sexratio 944
Child Sexratio 935
Raipur Metropolitan Areas
Birgaon, Boriakhurd, Deopuri, and Raipur

Raipur Future Population 2021-2031

Raipur Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 1,010,433 1,027,264
2021 1,313,000 1,386,000
2022 1,352,000 1,434,000
2023 1,392,000 1,484,000
2024 1,433,000 1,535,000
2025 1,475,000 1,588,000
2026 1,519,000 1,643,000
2027 1,564,000 1,700,000
2028 1,610,000 1,759,000
2029 1,658,000 1,820,000
2030 1,707,000 1,883,000
2031 1,758,000 1,948,000