Chandrapur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Maharashtra State/UT.
The current estimate population of Chandrapur city in 2023 is
, while Chandrapur metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Chandrapur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Chandrapur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Chandrapur city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Chandrapur in 2011 is 320,379.
Chandrapur Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Chandrapur city are 258,463 of which 138,036 are males while 120,427 are females. Average literacy rate of Chandrapur city is 89.42 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.45 and 85.21 percent.
The sex ratio of Chandrapur city is 953 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 914 per 1000 boys.
Chandrapur Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Chandrapur city numbers 18,619 in which population of 80,860 resides. This is around 25.24% of total population of Chandrapur city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Chandrapur city with 71.84 % followers.
Buddhism is second most popular religion in Chandrapur city with 15.64 % following it.
In Chandrapur city, Islam is followed by 10.07 %, Christianity by 0.94 %, Jainism by 0.54 % and Sikhism by 0.44 %. Around 0.47 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.05 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.