Bijapur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Karnataka State/UT.
The current estimate population of Bijapur city in 2023 is
, while Bijapur metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Bijapur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Bijapur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Bijapur city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Bijapur in 2011 is 327,427.
Bijapur Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Bijapur city are 237,343 of which 127,277 are males while 110,066 are females. Average literacy rate of Bijapur city is 83.21 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.87 and 77.51 percent.
The sex ratio of Bijapur city is 982 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 922 per 1000 boys.
Bijapur Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Bijapur city numbers 5,982 in which population of 29,765 resides. This is around 9.09% of total population of Bijapur city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Bijapur city with 62.12 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Bijapur with approximately 35.56 % following it.
In Bijapur city, Christinity is followed by 0.32 %, Jainism by 1.14 %, Sikhism by 0.08 % and Buddhism by 0.05 %. Around 0.05 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.68 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.