Population of Allahabad 2021 | Praygaraj population

The Census 2011 Information on Population of Allahabad/ Prayagraj City

Population of Allahabad 2021

Allahabad officially known as Prayagraj is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. As of 2011, Allahabad is the seventh most populous city in Uttar Pradesh, and 36th in India, with an estimated population of 1.11 million in the city and 1.21 million in its metropolitan region. In 2011 it was ranked the world’s 40th fastest-growing city.

Allahabad Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Allahabad City in 2011 is 1,168,385 ( 11.16 Lakhs) of which the male population is 600,386 and the female population is 512,158


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Allahabad City is 4200 people per sq. km. Allahabad city administers area is 365 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Allahabad City in 2011 was 84.76 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 88.37 % and 80.53 % respectively. Total literate in Allahabad city was 846,038 of which 476,477 are males while 369,561 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Allahabad, it stood at 853 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 869 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 114,439 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 61,214 are boys while 53,225 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 940. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.29% of the total population of Allahabad City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Allahabad in 2021 - 13.40 lakhs (approx)

Allahabad City Census 2011
Total Population 11,68,385 (11.16 Lakhs)
Male Population 6,00,386
Female Population 5,12,158
Density of Population 4200 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%) 84.76%
% of Male Literates 88.37%
% of Female Literates 80.53%
Sex Ratio 853
Child Sex Ratio 869
Children (0-6 years) 114,439 

Sources: Census 2011

Allahabad District Population

Allahabad district, officially known as Prayagraj district, is one of the largest and the most populous districts of Uttar Pradesh. As per the census 2011, the Allahabad District population is 5,954,391 ( 59.54 Lakhs) of which 3,131,807 are males and 2,822,584 are females. The literacy rate is 72.32 % & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 901. The child sex ratio is 893.

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