Population of Arrah, Bihar

Population of Arrah 2021

Arrah is a city in the Indian state of Bihar. Its located in the Bhojpur District & around 58 km from Patna, the state capital of Bihar.

Arrah Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Arrah City in 2011 is 261,099 (2.61 Lakhs) of which the male population is 139,319 and the female population is 121,780


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Arrah for 2011 is 5330 people per sq. km. Arrah city administers area is 49 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Arrah City in 2011 was 83.41%. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 89.14 % and 76.86 %. respectively. Total literate in Arrah city was 189,080 of which 107,822 are males while 81,258 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Arrah , it stood at 874 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 875 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 34,419 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total  18,356 are boys while 16,063 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 875 . In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 13.18 % of the total population of Arrah City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Arrah in 2021 – 3 lakhs (approx)

Arrah CityCensus 2011
Total Population261,099 ( 2.61 lacs)
Male Population139,319
Female Population121,780
Density of Population6800 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)83.41 %
% of Male Literates89.14 %
% of Female Literates76.86%
Sex Ratio874
Child Sex Ratio875
Children (0-6 years)34,419
Boys (0-6yrs)18,356
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)16,063

Sources: Census 2011