Barshi city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Maharashtra State/UT.
The current estimate population of Barshi city in 2023 is
, while Barshi metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Barshi city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Barshi city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Barshi city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Barshi in 2011 is 118,722.
Barshi Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Barshi city are 90,322 of which 49,061 are males while 41,261 are females. Average literacy rate of Barshi city is 85.77 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.64 and 79.71 percent.
The sex ratio of Barshi city is 953 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 847 per 1000 boys.
Barshi Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Barshi city numbers 9,521 in which population of 45,758 resides. This is around 38.54% of total population of Barshi city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Barshi city with 80.49 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Barshi with approximately 16.20 % following it.
In Barshi city, Christinity is followed by 0.35 %, Jainism by 2.02 %, Sikhism by 0.04 % and Buddhism by 0.76 %. Around 0.06 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.09 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.