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Bilaspur District - Population 2011-2023

An official Census 2011 detail of Bilaspur, a district of Himachal Pradesh has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Himachal Pradesh. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Bilaspur District of Himachal Pradesh.

In 2011, Bilaspur had population of 381,956 of which male and female were 192,764 and 189,192 respectively. In 2001 census, Bilaspur had a population of 340,885 of which males were 171,263 and remaining 169,622 were females. Bilaspur District population constituted 5.56 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Bilaspur District was at 5.61 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 12.05 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Bilaspur District recorded increase of 15.40 percent to its population compared to 1991.


Bilaspur Literacy Rate

Average literacy rate of Bilaspur in 2011 were 84.59 compared to 84.59 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 91.16 and 77.97 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 86.04 and 69.55 in Bilaspur District. Total literate in Bilaspur District were 287,620 of which male and female were 155,599 and 132,021 respectively. In 2001, Bilaspur District had 231,733 in its district.


Bilaspur Sex Ratio

With regards to Sex Ratio in Bilaspur, it stood at 981 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 990. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 900 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 882 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.


Bilaspur District Religion Data

Description Percentage Population 2011
Hindu 97.39 % 371,973
Muslims 1.83 % 6,984
Christian 0.06 % 236
Sikh 0.62 % 2,387
Buddhist 0.03 % 113
Jain 0.00 % 10
Others 0.00 % 7
Not Stated 0.06 % 246

Bilaspur Population 2022 - 2023

What is the population of Bilaspur district in 2023 ? The question though important has no correct answer. The last census of Bilaspur was done in 2011 and next census of 2021 has been postponed or cancelled. But we can do projection of future Bilaspur 2023 Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.

Year Projected Population
2011 381,956 3.82 Lakhs
2021 421,000 4.21 Lakhs
2022 424,700 4.25 Lakhs
2023 427,800 4.28 Lakhs
2024 430,500 4.31 Lakhs
2025 432,800 4.33 Lakhs
2026 434,800 4.35 Lakhs
2027 436,500 4.37 Lakhs
2028 437,900 4.38 Lakhs
2029 439,100 4.39 Lakhs
2030 440,200 4.40 Lakhs
2031 441,100 4.41 Lakhs

Bilaspur Population 2011 - 2001

Description 2011 2001
Population 3.82 Lakhs 3.41 Lakhs
Actual Population 381,956 340,885
Male 192,764 171,263
Female 189,192 169,622
Population Growth 12.05% 15.40%
Area Sq. Km 1,167 1,167
Density/km2 327 292
Proportion to Himachal Pradesh Population 5.56% 5.61%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 981 990
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 900 882
Average Literacy 84.59 77.76
Male Literacy 91.16 86.04
Female Literacy 77.97 69.55
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 41,956 42,890
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.98% 12.58%

Bilaspur Child Population

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Bilaspur. There were total 41,956 children under age of 0-6 against 42,890 of 2001 census. Of total 41,956 male and female were 22,084 and 19,872 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 900 compared to 882 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.98 percent of Bilaspur District compared to 12.58 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.6 percent in this compared to previous census of India.


Bilaspur Houseless Data

In 2011, total 89 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 445. This approx 0.11650556608615% of total population of Bilaspur district.


Bilaspur District Density

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Bilaspur district for 2011 is 327 people per sq. km. In 2001, Bilaspur district density was at 292 people per sq. km. Bilaspur district administers 1,167 square kilometers of areas.


Bilaspur District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Bilaspur population for 2011 census, 6.58 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 25,129 people lives in urban areas of which males are 13,111 and females are 12,018. Sex Ratio in urban region of Bilaspur district is 917 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Bilaspur district was 843 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 2,455 of which males and females were 1,332 and 1,123. This child population figure of Bilaspur district is 10.16 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Bilaspur district as per census 2011 is 91.75 % of which males and females are 94.34 % and 88.96 % literates respectively. In actual number 20,804 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 11,112 and 9,692 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 93.42 % population of Bilaspur districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Bilaspur district population living in rural areas is 356,827 of which males and females are 179,653 and 177,174 respectively. In rural areas of Bilaspur district, sex ratio is 986 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Bilaspur district is considered, figure is 903 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 39,501 in rural areas of which males were 20,752 and females were 18,749. The child population comprises 11.55 % of total rural population of Bilaspur district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Bilaspur district is 84.08 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 90.93 and 77.22 percent respectively. In total, 266,816 people were literate of which males and females were 144,487 and 122,329 respectively.

All details regarding Bilaspur District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of Bilaspur District.

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 93.42 % 6.58 %
Total Population 356,827 25,129
Male Population 179,653 13,111
Female Population 177,174 12,018
Sex Ratio 986 917
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 903 843
Child Population (0-6) 39,501 2,455
Male Child(0-6) 20,752 1,332
Female Child(0-6) 18,749 1,123
Child Percentage (0-6) 11.07 % 9.77 %
Male Child Percentage 11.55 % 10.16 %
Female Child Percentage 10.58 % 9.34 %
Literates 266,816 20,804
Male Literates 144,487 11,112
Female Literates 122,329 9,692
Average Literacy 84.08 % 91.75 %
Male Literacy 90.93 % 94.34 %
Female Literacy 77.22 % 88.96 %

City/Metros in Bilaspur District

Urban Agglomerations inside Bilaspur District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Bilaspur District
Cities inside Bilaspur District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Bilaspur District