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Kanpur Town Population Census 2011 - 2024

Kanpur is a Cantonment Board city in district of Kanpur Nagar, Uttar Pradesh. The Kanpur city is divided into 8 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kanpur Cantonment Board has population of 108,534 of which 58,550 are males while 49,984 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 11613 which is 10.70 % of total population of Kanpur (CB). In Kanpur Cantonment Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 854 against state average of 912. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kanpur is around 898 compared to Uttar Pradesh state average of 902. Literacy rate of Kanpur city is 78.72 % higher than state average of 67.68 %. In Kanpur, Male literacy is around 82.46 % while female literacy rate is 74.32 %.

Kanpur Cantonment Board has total administration over 20,553 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Cantonment Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Kanpur 2023 - 2024 Population

Current estimated population of Kanpur Cantonment Board in 2024 is approximately 153,000. The schedule census of 2021 for Kanpur city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Kanpur city will be conducted in 2024 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Kanpur town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.

Kanpur Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.58 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Kanpur (CB).

Kanpur Work Profile

Out of total population, 36,425 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 31,436 were males while 4,989 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 36425 working population, 81.43 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.57 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Kanpur Population Religion Data

Religion Percentage
Hindu 60.95%
Muslim 36.13%
Christian 0.81%
Sikh 1.20%
Buddhist 0.04%
Jain 0.11%
Others 0.03%
No Religion 0.74%

Kanpur City Ward List

# Ward Population
1 Kanpur Ward No - 1 16729
2 Kanpur Ward No - 2 14065
3 Kanpur Ward No - 3 10550
4 Kanpur Ward No - 4 13169
5 Kanpur Ward No - 5 14407
6 Kanpur Ward No - 6 15822
7 Kanpur Ward No - 7 11395
8 Kanpur Ward No - 8 12397

Kanpur City/Town Future Population 2021-2031

Kanpur City Population
2011 108,534
2021 141,000
2022 145,000
2023 149,000
2024 153,000
2025 157,000
2026 161,000
2027 165,000
2028 169,000
2029 174,000
2030 179,000
2031 184,000