As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Ranchi is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Million Plus UA/City.
Ranchi city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Ranchi Urban Region.
The total population of Ranchi UA/Metropolitan region is 1,126,720. The male population of which is 586,596 while female population is 540,124.
Ranchi Population 2022 - 2023
Population of Ranchi city in 2023 is approximately
The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Ranchi Metropolitian region in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Ranchi urban area is based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Ranchi region, we will update the same on this page in 2023.
Ranchi Literacy Rate
The literacy rate of Ranchi Agglomeration is 87.32% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Ranchi stood at 91.68 % and 82.59 % respectively.
Total literates in Ranchi UA were 867,398 of which males were 473,406 and remaining 393,992 were females.
Ranchi Child Population
The children (0-6 age) population of Ranchi UA is around 11.83 % of total Ranchi UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Ranchi Urban region were 133,316 of which male were 70,215 while remaining 63,101 childs were female.
Ranchi Sex Ratio
The sex ratio of female to male in Ranchi UA was found lower with figure of 921 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 899 per 1000 boys in Ranchi Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.
Ranchi Population 2011 Census
Million Plus UA/City
Average Literacy (%)
Ranchi Metropolitan Region Future Population 2021-2031