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Chikmagalur City Population

Chikmagalur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Karnataka State/UT.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Chikmagalur in 2011 is 118,401; of which male and female are 58,702 and 59,699 respectively.


Chikmagalur Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Chikmagalur city in 2023 is 161,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Chikmagalur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Chikmagalur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Chikmagalur city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Chikmagalur Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Chikmagalur city are 96,359 of which 49,121 are males while 47,238 are females. Average literacy rate of Chikmagalur city is 90.25 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.09 and 87.47 percent.

Chikmagalur Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Chikmagalur city is 1017 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 960 per 1000 boys.

Chikmagalur Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Chikmagalur city are 11,633 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 5,936 boys while 5,697 are girls. The child forms 9.83 % of total population of Chikmagalur City.

Chikmagalur Slums

Total no. of Slums in Chikmagalur city numbers 1,657 in which population of 7,044 resides. This is around 5.95% of total population of Chikmagalur city.

Chikmagalur City Population 2011

Description
City Chikmagalur
Government Municipal Council
Urban Agglomeration Only City
State Karnataka
Chikmagalur City Total Male Female
City Population 118,401 58,702 59,699
Literates 96,359 49,121 47,238
Children (0-6) 11,633 5,936 5,697
Average Literacy (%) 90.25 % 93.09 % 87.47 %
Sexratio 1017
Child Sexratio 960

Chikmagalur Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Chikmagalur city with 69.91 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Chikmagalur with approximately 25.45 % following it. In Chikmagalur city, Christinity is followed by 3.61 %, Jainism by 0.91 %, Sikhism by 0.04 % and Buddhism by 0.02 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.05 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 69.91 % 82,779
Muslims 25.45 % 30,133
Christian 3.61 % 4,278
Sikh 0.04 % 53
Buddhist 0.02 % 20
Jain 0.91 % 1,074
Others 0.00 % 0
Not Stated 0.05 % 64

Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 118,401 118,401
2021 153,000 159,000
2022 157,000 164,000
2023 161,000 169,000
2024 165,000 174,000
2025 169,000 180,000
2026 174,000 186,000
2027 179,000 192,000
2028 184,000 198,000
2029 189,000 204,000
2030 194,000 211,000
2031 199,000 218,000