Population of Begusarai, Bihar

Population of Begusarai 2021

Begusarai is a city in the Indian State of Bihar. Its one of the most important cities of Bihar located in northern part of the State. It was designated as a Municipal Corporation in 2010, and is also the administrative headquarters of Begusarai district.

Begusarai Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Begusarai City in 2011 is 251,136 (2.51 Lakhs) of which the male population is 133,931 and the female population is 117,205


The average literacy rate of Begusarai City in 2011 was 79.35 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 84.67 % and 73.25%. respectively. Total literate in Begusarai city was 169,161 of which 96,459 are males while 72,702 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Begusarai , it stood at 875 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 897 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 37,966 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total  20,012 are boys while 17,954 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 892. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 15.11% of the total population of Begusarai City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Begusarai in 2021 – 3 lakhs (approx)

Begusarai CityCensus 2011
Total Population251,136 ( 2.51 lacs)
Male Population133,931
Female Population117,205
Density of Population1549 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)79.35 %
% of Male Literates84.67 %
% of Female Literates73.25 %
Sex Ratio875
Child Sex Ratio897
Children (0-6 years)37,966
Boys (0-6yrs)20,012
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)17,954

Sources: Census 2011

Begusarai District Population

Begusarai District is one of the thirty-eight districts of the Indian state of Bihar. And it is the industrial and financial capital of Bihar. As per census 2011, Begusarai  district population is 2,970,541 (29.70 Lakhs) of which 1,567,660 are males and 1,402,881 are females. The literacy rate is 63.87% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 895. The child sex ratio is 915

Begusarai DistrictCensus 2011
Total Population2,970,541 (29.70 Lakhs)
Male Population1,567,660
Female Population1,402,881
District Area1918
Density of Population1549 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)63.87%
Sex Ratio895
Child Sex Ratio915

Source: Census 2011