Jaipur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Rajasthan State/UT.
The current estimate population of Jaipur city in 2023 is
, while Jaipur metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Jaipur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Jaipur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Jaipur city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Jaipur in 2011 is 3,046,163.
Jaipur Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Jaipur city are 2,215,535 of which 1,246,245 are males while 969,290 are females. Average literacy rate of Jaipur city is 83.33 percent of which male and female literacy was 76.65 and 89.38 percent.
The sex ratio of Jaipur city is 900 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 855 per 1000 boys.
Jaipur Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Jaipur city numbers 61,858 in which population of 323,400 resides. This is around 10.62% of total population of Jaipur city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Jaipur city with 77.91 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Jaipur with approximately 18.63 % following it.
In Jaipur city, Christinity is followed by 0.36 %, Jainism by 2.36 %, Sikhism by 0.58 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.11 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.