Kaithal city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Haryana State/UT.
The current estimate population of Kaithal city in 2023 is
, while Kaithal metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Kaithal city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Kaithal city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Kaithal city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Kaithal in 2011 is 144,915.
Kaithal Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Kaithal city are 100,944 of which 57,819 are males while 43,125 are females. Average literacy rate of Kaithal city is 79.24 percent of which male and female literacy was 86.06 and 71.63 percent.
The sex ratio of Kaithal city is 887 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 824 per 1000 boys.
Kaithal Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Kaithal city numbers 12,516 in which population of 65,135 resides. This is around 44.95% of total population of Kaithal city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Kaithal city with 96.46 % followers.
Sikhism is second most popular religion in Kaithal city with 2.47 % following it.
In Kaithal city, Islam is followed by 0.64 %, Jainism by 0.14 %, Christinity by 2.47 % and Buddhism by 0.04 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.16 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.