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Guntur City Population

Guntur city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Guntur Metropolitan Region. The Guntur city is located in Andhra Pradesh state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Guntur in 2011 is 647,508; of which male and female are 320,720 and 326,788 respectively. Although Guntur city has population of 647,508; its urban / metropolitan population is 670,073 of which 331,435 are males and 338,638 are females.


Guntur Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Guntur city in 2023 is 891,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Guntur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Guntur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Guntur city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Guntur Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Guntur city are 469,263 of which 246,906 are males while 222,357 are females. Average literacy rate of Guntur city is 80.40 percent of which male and female literacy was 85.74 and 75.21 percent.

Guntur Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Guntur city is 1019 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 951 per 1000 boys.

Guntur Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Guntur city are 63,877 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 32,740 boys while 31,137 are girls. The child forms 9.87 % of total population of Guntur City.

Guntur Slums

Total no. of Slums in Guntur city & its Out Growth numbers 67,529 in which population of 266,500 resides. This is around 39.77% of total population of Guntur city & its outgrowth which is 670,073.

Guntur City Population 2011

Description
City Guntur
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Guntur Metropolitan
State Andhra Pradesh
Guntur City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 670,073 331,435 338,638
City Population 647,508 320,720 326,788
Literates 469,263 246,906 222,357
Children (0-6) 63,877 32,740 31,137
Average Literacy (%) 80.40 % 85.74 % 75.21 %
Sexratio 1019
Child Sexratio 951

Guntur Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Guntur city with 77.91 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Guntur with approximately 18.05 % following it. In Guntur city, Christinity is followed by 3.25 %, Jainism by 0.35 %, Sikhism by 0.03 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.39 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 77.91 % 522,030
Muslims 18.05 % 120,974
Christian 3.25 % 21,787
Sikh 0.03 % 210
Buddhist 0.01 % 62
Jain 0.35 % 2,312
Others 0.01 % 93
Not Stated 0.39 % 2,605

Guntur Metropolitan Region

Guntur city comes under Guntur Metropolitan area.
Guntur Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 670,073 331,435 338,638
Literates 483,261 254,018 229,243
Children (0-6) 66,124 33,923 32,201
Average Literacy (%) 80.02 % 85.38 % 74.81 %
Sexratio 1022
Child Sexratio 949
Guntur Metropolitan Areas
Gorantla (Part), Guntur, and Peda Palakaluru (Part)

Guntur Future Population 2021-2031

Guntur Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 647,508 670,073
2021 841,000 904,000
2022 866,000 935,000
2023 891,000 967,000
2024 917,000 1,000,000
2025 944,000 1,035,000
2026 972,000 1,071,000
2027 1,001,000 1,108,000
2028 1,031,000 1,146,000
2029 1,061,000 1,186,000
2030 1,092,000 1,227,000
2031 1,124,000 1,269,000