Junagadh city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Gujarat State/UT.
The current estimate population of Junagadh city in 2023 is
, while Junagadh metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Junagadh city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Junagadh city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Junagadh city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Junagadh in 2011 is 319,462.
Junagadh Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Junagadh city are 255,759 of which 136,821 are males while 118,938 are females. Average literacy rate of Junagadh city is 88.00 percent of which male and female literacy was 92.46 and 83.38 percent.
The sex ratio of Junagadh city is 955 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 868 per 1000 boys.
Junagadh Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Junagadh city numbers 5,017 in which population of 25,145 resides. This is around 7.87% of total population of Junagadh city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Junagadh city with 82.31 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Junagadh with approximately 16.46 % following it.
In Junagadh city, Christinity is followed by 0.20 %, Jainism by 0.67 %, Sikhism by 0.07 % and Buddhism by 0.07 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.22 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.