Khandwa city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Madhya Pradesh State/UT.
The current estimate population of Khandwa city in 2023 is
, while Khandwa metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Khandwa city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Khandwa city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Khandwa city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Khandwa in 2011 is 200,738.
Khandwa Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Khandwa city are 151,545 of which 81,198 are males while 70,347 are females. Average literacy rate of Khandwa city is 86.14 percent of which male and female literacy was 90.35 and 81.74 percent.
The sex ratio of Khandwa city is 951 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 903 per 1000 boys.
Khandwa Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Khandwa city numbers 15,609 in which population of 83,155 resides. This is around 41.42% of total population of Khandwa city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Khandwa city with 67.18 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Khandwa with approximately 29.29 % following it.
In Khandwa city, Christinity is followed by 0.86 %, Jainism by 1.30 %, Sikhism by 0.68 % and Buddhism by 0.57 %. Around 0.04 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.07 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.