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Haryana Population | Sex Ratio | Literacy

As per details from Census 2011, Haryana has population of 2.54 Crores, an increase from figure of 2.11 Crore in 2001 census. Total population of Haryana as per lastest census data is 25,351,462 of which male and female are 13,494,734 and 11,856,728 respectively. In 2001, total population was 21,144,564 in which males were 11,363,953 while females were 9,780,611. The total population growth in this decade was 19.90 percent while in previous decade it was 28.06 percent. The population of Haryana forms 2.09 percent of India in 2011. In 2001, the figure was 2.06 percent.

Recently as per Haryana census data, 88.36% houses are owned while 9.55% were rented. In all, 65.57% couples in Haryana lived in single family. In 2011, 68.13% of Haryana population had access to Banking and Non-Banking Finance Corporation. Only 5.26% of Haryana population had internet facility which is likely to improve in 2021 due to Reliance Jio and Airtel. This is likely to see increased ecommerce penetration of Flipkart/Amazon in Haryana. 10.51% of family in Haryana owned car while 33.34% owned two wheller. Due to increase in literacy rate of Haryana, we are also seeing increase in interest in purchasing Health and Life Insurance policies by Haryana population. In few months we will also get details of election data for Haryana.

Haryana Sex Ratio 2023

Sex Ratio in Haryana is 879 i.e. for each 1000 male, which is below national average of 940 as per latest census. In 2001, the sex ratio of female was 861 per 1000 males in Haryana.

Haryana Literacy Rate 2023

Literacy rate in Haryana has seen upward trend and is 75.55 percent as per latest population census. Of that, male literacy stands at 84.06 percent while female literacy is at 65.94 percent. In 2001, literacy rate in Haryana stood at 67.91 percent of which male and female were 78.49 percent and 55.73 percent literate respectively.

In actual numbers, total literates in Haryana stands at 16,598,988 of which males were 9,794,067 and females were 6,804,921.

Haryana 2022 - 2023 Population

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

Year Projected Population
2011 25,351,462 2.54 Crores
2021 29,940,000 2.99 Crores
2022 30,440,000 3.04 Crores
2023 30,870,000 3.09 Crores
2024 31,250,000 3.13 Crores
2025 31,580,000 3.16 Crores
2026 31,860,000 3.19 Crores
2027 32,100,000 3.21 Crores
2028 32,310,000 3.23 Crores
2029 32,490,000 3.25 Crores
2030 32,640,000 3.26 Crores
2031 32,770,000 3.28 Crores

Haryana Religion wise Population 2023

Hinduism is majority religion in state of Haryana with 87.46 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in state of Haryana with approximately 7.03 % following it. In Haryana state, Christinity is followed by 0.20 %, Jainism by 0.21 %, Sikhism by 4.91 % and Buddhism by 4.91 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.17 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Population Percentage
Hindu 22,171,128 87.46 %
Muslim 1,781,342 7.03 %
Sikh 1,243,752 4.91 %
Jain 52,613 0.21 %
Christian 50,353 0.20 %
Not available 42,212 0.17 %
Buddhist 7,514 0.03 %
Other religion 2,548 0.01 %

Haryana Population Data

Approximate Population 2.54 Crores 2.11 Crore
Actual Population 25,351,462 21,144,564
Male 13,494,734 11,363,953
Female 11,856,728 9,780,611
Population Growth 19.90% 28.06%
Percantage of total Population 2.09% 2.06%
Sex Ratio 879 861
Child Sex Ratio 834 819
Density/km2 573 478
Area(Km 2) 44,212 44,212
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 3,380,721 3,335,537
Literacy 75.55 % 67.91 %
Male Literacy 84.06 % 78.49 %
Female Literacy 65.94 % 55.73 %

Haryana Population History

Haryana is a state located in the northern part of the country and has New Delhi as its neighbor along with Punjab and Rajasthan. Gurgaon is one of the most promising areas of Haryana and has developed a lot in recent times. Gurgaon has been the center of development for many IT companies thus there has been an influx of youth population into the state. Haryana shares its capital with the state of Punjab. Chandigarh is the capital of both Punjab and Haryana. Haryana has often been criticized for its low sex ratio something the state government has to work on.

The Population of Haryana according to the 2011 census stands at about 25 million, making it the 17th most populated state in India. The state lies in the northern part of the country and is well connected to the capital of India. There is a huge influx of population into Gurgaon, which is a part of Haryana from Delhi. The state is spread over an area of about 44000sq. km. making it the 20th largest state in the country in terms of area. The density of population per sq. Km. is about 570 which is above the national average. The state has a growth rate of about 19% which slightly exceeds the national growth rate of about 17%. The population of the state is rising considerably due to rapid efforts towards development and progress. The literacy rate in the state is about 76% a figure that has improved tremendously in the last few years due to the consistent efforts of the government. The sex ratio in Haryana leaves a lot to be desired as it lags behind the national average by 70 points. The statistics in the Haryana Census 2011 reveal facts that can be instrumental in planning for a better development plan for the state.

While Chandigarh is the capital city of Haryana state, largest remains Faridabad as per census 2011. The languages spoken in the Haryana state includes Hindi and Haryanvi. In total Haryana (HR) state comprises 21 districts. The ISOCODE assigned by International Organization for Standardization for Haryana state is HR.

Haryana Urban/Rural Population

Haryana Urban Population

Out of total population of Haryana, 34.88% people live in urban regions. The total figure of population living in urban areas is 8,842,103 of which 4,720,728 are males and while remaining 4,121,375 are females. The urban population in the last 10 aas has increased by 34.88 percent.

Sex Ratio in urban regions of Haryana was 873 females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for urban region stood at 832 girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Haryana were 1,095,609. Of total population in urban region, 12.39 % were children (0-6).

Average Literacy rate in Haryana for Urban regions was 83.14 percent in which males were 88.63% literate while female literacy stood at 65.98%. Total literates in urban region of Haryana were 6,440,546.

Haryana Rural Population

Of the total population of Haryana state, around 65.12 percent live in the villages of rural areas. In actual numbers, males and females were 8,774,006 and 7,735,353 respectively. Total population of rural areas of Haryana state was 16,509,359. The population growth rate recorded for this decade (2001-2011) was 65.12%.

In rural regions of Haryana state, female sex ratio per 1000 males was 882 while same for the child (0-6 age) was 835 girls per 1000 boys. In Haryana, 2,285,112 children (0-6) live in rural areas. Child population forms 13.84 percent of total rural population.

In rural areas of Haryana, literacy rate for males and female stood at 81.55 % and 51.96 %. Average literacy rate in Haryana for rural areas was 71.42 percent. Total literates in rural areas were 10,158,442.

Haryana Metropolitan/City Population

Big Cities Population Male Female
Faridabad Municipal Corporation 1,414,050 754,542 659,508
Gurgaon Municipal Corporation 876,969 475,032 401,937
Rohtak Municipal Council 374,292 198,237 176,055
Hisar Municipal Council 301,383 163,231 138,152
Panipat Municipal Council 294,292 157,148 137,144
Karnal Municipal Council 286,827 151,287 135,540
Sonipat Municipal Council 278,149 148,364 129,785
Yamunanagar Municipal Council 216,677 115,439 101,238
Panchkula Municipal Council 211,355 111,731 99,624
Bhiwani Municipal Council 196,057 104,026 92,031

Large Metropolitan Region Population Male Female
Gurgaon 902,112 488,251 413,861

What is the population of Haryana in 2023? The question though legimate has no correct answer. The last census of Haryana was done in 2011 and the next census of 2021 is postponed until 2024. The current estimated population is approximately 3.09 Crores.

Literacy rate of Haryana has seen upward trend and is 75.55 % as per 2011 population census. We have now also got estimated 2021 literacy rate of Haryana from government records and data.

As per details from latest census data, currently Haryana is having higher sex ratio compared to national average. Sex Ratio of Haryana in 2011-2021 is...