Bellary city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Karnataka State/UT.
The current estimate population of Bellary city in 2023 is
, while Bellary metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Bellary city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Bellary city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Bellary city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Bellary in 2011 is 410,445.
Bellary Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Bellary city are 280,610 of which 152,287 are males while 128,323 are females. Average literacy rate of Bellary city is 78.38 percent of which male and female literacy was 84.87 and 71.85 percent.
The sex ratio of Bellary city is 991 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 962 per 1000 boys.
Bellary Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Bellary city numbers 18,611 in which population of 90,404 resides. This is around 22.03% of total population of Bellary city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Bellary city with 70.33 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Bellary with approximately 26.53 % following it.
In Bellary city, Christinity is followed by 1.71 %, Jainism by 0.79 %, Sikhism by 0.08 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.54 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.