Population of Bareilly 2021 | Bareilly District Population

The Census 2011 Information on Population of Bareilly City

Population of Bareilly 2021

Bareilly is a city in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It’s the Biggest City in the Rohilkhand region. It is the eighth largest metropolis in Uttar Pradesh and the 50th-largest city in India.  The city is also known by the name Nath Nagri (for the seven Shiva temples located in the Bareilly region – Dhopeshwar Nath, Madhi Nath, Alaska Nath, Tapeshwar Nath, Bankhandi Nath, Pashupati Nath, and Trivati Nath) and historically as Sanjashya (where the Buddha descended from Tushita to earth).

Bareilly Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Bareilly City in 2011 is 9,03,668 (9.03 Lakhs) of which the male population is 4,76,927  and the female population is 4,26,741  


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Bareilly for 2011 is 8500 people per sq. km. Bareilly city administers area is 106 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Bareilly City in 2011 was 68.25 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 72.74% and  63.23 %. respectively. Total literate in Bareilly city was 543,515 of which  305,805 are males while  237,710 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Bareilly, it stood at 895  per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 995 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 899 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 1,07,323  children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 56,523  are boys while 50,800  are girls. The child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 899. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.88 % of the total population of Bareilly City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Bareilly in 2021 - 11 lakhs (approx)

Bareilly CityCensus 2011
Total Population903,668 (9.03 Lakhs)
Male Population476,927
Female Population426,741  
Total Literates 543,515
Male Literate 305,805
Female Literates 237,710
Average Literacy (%)68.25 %
% of Male Literates72.74%
% of Female Literates63.23 %
Sex Ratio895
Child Sex Ratio899
Children (0-6 years)107,323
Boys (0-6yrs)56,523
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)50,800

Sources: Census 2011

Bareilly Metropolitan Population

As per the census 2011, the Bareilly District population is 44,48,359 (44.48 Lakhs) of which 23,57,665 are males and 20,90,694are females. The literacy rate is 58.49% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 887. The child sex ratio is 903