Population of Noida 2021 | Gautam Buddha Nagar Population

The Population of Noida - 2021 | Population of Gautam Buddh Nagar

Noida located in Gautam Buddh Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh state in India. It’s considered to be India’s greenest city with nearly 50% green cover, the highest of any city in India & also ranked as the cleanest city in Uttar Pradesh with a population of less than 10 lakh. Under the Swachh Survekshan 2020, It was ranked as the Best City in Uttar Pradesh and the Best City in Housing and Infrastructure. 

Noida CityCensus 2011
Total Population637,272 (6.37 Lakhs)
Male Population349,397
Female Population287,875
Literates Persons477,272
Average Literacy (%)88.58 %
% of Male Literates92.90 %
% of Female Literates39,732
Sex Ratio824
Child Sex Ratio864
Children (0-6 years)85,699
Boys (0-6yrs)45,967
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)39,732

Population of Noida in 2021 - 8.2 lakhs (approx)

Noida Population

Noida Population - Census 2011

As per the provisional data of the 2011 census, Noida had a population of 6,37,272 (6.37 Lakhs) out of which the male population was 3,49,397 and the female population was 2,87,875.


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Noida City for 2011 is 2463 people per sq. km. Noida city administers area is 203 sq. km


The average literacy rate was 88.58 percent. Male literacy was 92.90% and female literacy was 83.28%. Total literate in Noida city was 4,77,272 of which 2,76,355 are males while 2.00,917 are females.  


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Noida, it stood at 824 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 864 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 85,699 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 45,967 are boys while 39,732 are girls. The child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 864. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 13.45 % of the total population of Noida City


The Total Number of Households in Noida is 1,53,474.

Sources: Census 2011

Historical Figures

As per the 1981 Census, the Noida population was 36,972, mainly the population of villages. In 1991, Noida was categorized as a Census Town and by this time 29 villages were urbanized and constituted the developed urban area of Noida, which had a population of 1,46,514 persons. The 1991 Census also revealed that in addition to the population in the developed urban limits of Noida, 34,489 persons lived in the peripheral villages. Thus the total population residing within the Notified Area of Noida was 1, 81,003 in 1991.

The Noida city grew by nearly 400 percent during 1981-91 and 108 percent during 1991-2001. A study by the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi (SPA), estimated that the population had increased to 2,11,534 in 1995. The study also suggested that as much as 20 percent of the population lived in slum clusters, another 48 percent in the urban villages and only 32 percent resided in the developed residential sectors. Noida Population, as reported by the Census of India, 2001 was 305058 persons. 

Estimated Noida Population in 2020 - 8 lakhs (approx)

Population of Greater Noida - Census 2011

As per the provisional data of the 2011 census, Greater Noida had a population of 120,054 out of which the male population was 55540 and the female population was 46514.

Population of Gautam Buddha Nagar - Census 2011

Noida & Greater Noida comes under District Gautam Buddha Nagar. 

In 2011, Gautam Buddha Nagar had a population of 1,648,115 of which male and female were 890,214 and 757,901 respectively. In 2001 census, Gautam Buddha Nagar had a population of 1,202,030 of which males were 652,819 and the remaining 549,211 were females.

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