Hoshangabad city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Madhya Pradesh State/UT.
The current estimate population of Hoshangabad city in 2023 is
, while Hoshangabad metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Hoshangabad city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Hoshangabad city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Hoshangabad city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Hoshangabad in 2011 is 117,988.
Hoshangabad Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Hoshangabad city are 91,108 of which 50,180 are males while 40,928 are females. Average literacy rate of Hoshangabad city is 87.01 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.79 and 81.79 percent.
The sex ratio of Hoshangabad city is 912 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 884 per 1000 boys.
Hoshangabad Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Hoshangabad city numbers 2,996 in which population of 14,538 resides. This is around 12.32% of total population of Hoshangabad city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Hoshangabad city with 90.25 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Hoshangabad with approximately 7.67 % following it.
In Hoshangabad city, Christinity is followed by 0.51 %, Jainism by 0.60 %, Sikhism by 0.48 % and Buddhism by 0.47 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.02 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.