Bagalkot city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Karnataka State/UT.
The current estimate population of Bagalkot city in 2023 is
, while Bagalkot metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Bagalkot city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Bagalkot city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Bagalkot city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Bagalkot in 2011 is 111,933.
Bagalkot Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Bagalkot city are 84,223 of which 45,338 are males while 38,885 are females. Average literacy rate of Bagalkot city is 85.40 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.73 and 79.04 percent.
The sex ratio of Bagalkot city is 985 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 914 per 1000 boys.
Bagalkot Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Bagalkot city numbers 3,562 in which population of 17,447 resides. This is around 15.59% of total population of Bagalkot city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Bagalkot city with 72.87 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Bagalkot with approximately 25.52 % following it.
In Bagalkot city, Christinity is followed by 0.25 %, Jainism by 0.58 %, Sikhism by 0.03 % and Buddhism by 0.07 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.69 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.