Allahabad District Population 2021

Population of Allahabad District

Allahabad district, officially known as Prayagraj district, is the largest and the most populous district of Uttar Pradesh state of India. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Allahabad in 2011 is 5,954,391 (59.54 Lakhs)

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Prayagraj district, Population 2021

Prayagraj /Allahabad District has a population growth rate during 2001-2011 of 20.63% Its estimated population in 2021 is 69 Lakhs* an increase of around 10 lakhs from 2011.

Population of Allahabad District in 2021 – 69 lakhs (Approx)

Allahabad DistrictCensus 2011
Total Population5,954,391 (59.54 Lakhs)
Male Population3,131,807
Female Population2,822,584
Total Area5,482 km2 
Population Density1,086/km2
Average Literacy (%)72.32%
Sex Ratio (per 1000)901
Child Population (0-6 Yrs)885,355
Child Sex ration (0-6Yrs)893
District HeadquartersAllahabad

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projections 2011-2021

Sub Divisons of Allahabad district

The district is divided into 8 sub-divisions and 20 development blocks.

Tehsil in Allahbad Districts

Administratively, the district is divided into eight tehsils/ sub-divisions:

  1. Karchhana
  2. Koraon
  3. Phulpur
  4. Bara
  5. Meja
  6. Sadar
  7. Soraon
  8. Handia

Blocks in Allahbad Districts

  1.  Chaka
  2.  Dhanupur
  3.  Handia
  4.  Holagarh
  5.  Jasra
  6.  Karchhana
  7.  Kaundhiyara
  8.  Kaurihar
  9.  Koraon
  10.  Manda
  11.  Mauaima
  12.  Meja
  13.  Phulpur
  14.  Pratappur
  15.  Sahson
  16.  Saidabad
  17.  Shankargarh
  18.  Shringverpur Dham
  19.  Soraon
  20.  Uruwa

Cities/ Towns in  Allahabad District

  •  Prayagraj
  •  Sirsa
  •  Lalgopalganj
  •  Jhunsi
  •  Phulpur
  •  Shankargarh
  •  Koraon
  •  Handia
  •  Bharatganj
  •  Mauaima

Map of Allahabad District