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Akola City Population

Akola city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Maharashtra State/UT.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Akola in 2011 is 425,817; of which male and female are 217,393 and 208,424 respectively.


Akola Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Akola city in 2023 is 586,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Akola city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Akola city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Akola city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Akola Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Akola city are 347,893 of which 182,340 are males while 165,553 are females. Average literacy rate of Akola city is 91.91 percent of which male and female literacy was 94.70 and 89.03 percent.

Akola Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Akola city is 959 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 904 per 1000 boys.

Akola Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Akola city are 47,319 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 24,847 boys while 22,472 are girls. The child forms 11.11 % of total population of Akola City.

Akola Slums

Total no. of Slums in Akola city numbers 31,623 in which population of 163,820 resides. This is around 38.47% of total population of Akola city.

Akola City Population 2011

Description
City Akola
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Only City
State Maharashtra
Akola City Total Male Female
City Population 425,817 217,393 208,424
Literates 347,893 182,340 165,553
Children (0-6) 47,319 24,847 22,472
Average Literacy (%) 91.91 % 94.70 % 89.03 %
Sexratio 959
Child Sexratio 904

Akola Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Akola city with 54.93 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Akola with approximately 29.93 % following it. In Akola city, Christinity is followed by 0.42 %, Jainism by 1.46 %, Sikhism by 0.20 % and Buddhism by 12.91 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.12 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 54.93 % 233,894
Muslims 29.93 % 127,468
Christian 0.42 % 1,784
Sikh 0.20 % 870
Buddhist 12.91 % 54,991
Jain 1.46 % 6,199
Others 0.02 % 105
Not Stated 0.12 % 506

Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 425,817 425,817
2021 553,000 574,000
2022 569,000 594,000
2023 586,000 614,000
2024 603,000 635,000
2025 621,000 657,000
2026 639,000 679,000
2027 658,000 702,000
2028 677,000 726,000
2029 697,000 751,000
2030 717,000 777,000
2031 738,000 804,000