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Bhavnagar City Population

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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Bhavnagar in 2011 is 593,368; of which male and female are 308,892 and 284,476 respectively. Although Bhavnagar city has population of 593,368; its urban / metropolitan population is 605,882 of which 315,429 are males and 290,453 are females.


Bhavnagar Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Bhavnagar city in 2023 is 817,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Bhavnagar city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Bhavnagar city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Bhavnagar city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Bhavnagar Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Bhavnagar city are 446,905 of which 246,326 are males while 200,579 are females. Average literacy rate of Bhavnagar city is 84.70 percent of which male and female literacy was 90.15 and 78.85 percent.

Bhavnagar Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Bhavnagar city is 921 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 844 per 1000 boys.

Bhavnagar Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Bhavnagar city are 65,741 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 35,642 boys while 30,099 are girls. The child forms 11.08 % of total population of Bhavnagar City.

Bhavnagar Slums

Total no. of Slums in Bhavnagar city & its Out Growth numbers 12,119 in which population of 61,632 resides. This is around 10.17% of total population of Bhavnagar city & its outgrowth which is 605,882.

Bhavnagar City Population 2011

Description
City Bhavnagar
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Bhavnagar Metropolitan
State Gujarat
Bhavnagar City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 605,882 315,429 290,453
City Population 593,368 308,892 284,476
Literates 446,905 246,326 200,579
Children (0-6) 65,741 35,642 30,099
Average Literacy (%) 84.70 % 90.15 % 78.85 %
Sexratio 921
Child Sexratio 844

Bhavnagar Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Bhavnagar city with 84.58 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Bhavnagar with approximately 12.21 % following it. In Bhavnagar city, Christinity is followed by 0.25 %, Jainism by 2.64 %, Sikhism by 0.13 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.15 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 84.58 % 512,427
Muslims 12.21 % 73,974
Christian 0.25 % 1,538
Sikh 0.13 % 764
Buddhist 0.03 % 188
Jain 2.64 % 16,014
Others 0.01 % 58
Not Stated 0.15 % 919

Bhavnagar Metropolitan Region

Bhavnagar city comes under Bhavnagar Metropolitan area.
Bhavnagar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 605,882 315,429 290,453
Literates 457,252 251,906 205,346
Children (0-6) 67,068 36,367 30,701
Average Literacy (%) 84.86 % 90.27 % 79.05 %
Sexratio 921
Child Sexratio 844
Bhavnagar Metropolitan Areas
Bhavnagar, Ruva (Part), and Tarsimiya (Part)

Bhavnagar Future Population 2021-2031

Bhavnagar Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 593,368 605,882
2021 771,000 817,000
2022 794,000 845,000
2023 817,000 874,000
2024 841,000 904,000
2025 866,000 935,000
2026 891,000 967,000
2027 917,000 1,000,000
2028 944,000 1,035,000
2029 972,000 1,071,000
2030 1,001,000 1,108,000
2031 1,031,000 1,146,000