Population of Bhilai 2021 | Bhilai Metropolitan Population

The Census 2011 Information on Population of Bhilai City

Population of Bhilai 2021

Bhilai is a city in the district of Durg, Chhattisgarh State of India. With an urban population of 1,064,222 Bhilai–Durg is the second-largest urban area after Raipur in Chhattisgarh. 

Bhilai Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Bhilai  City in 2011 is 6,25,700 (6.25 Lakhs) of which the male population is 3,22,309 and the female population is 3,03,391


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Bhilai for 2011 is 3100 people per sq. km. Bhilai Nagar administers area is 341 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Bhilai City in 2011 was 86.63 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 92.22 % and 80.71 % respectively. Total literate in Bhilai Nagar city was 4,82,080 of which 2,64,011 are males while 2,18,069 are females


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Bhilai, it stood at 941 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 941 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 922 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of  69,237 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 36,025 are boys while 33,212 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was  922. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.64 % of the total population of Bhilai City

Sources: Census 201186

Population of Bhilai in 2021 - 7.35 lakhs (approx)

Bhilai CityCensus 2011
Total Population625,700 (6.25 Lakhs)
Male Population322,309
Female Population303,391
Total Literates482,080
Male Literates264,011
Female Literates218,069
Average Literacy (%)86.63%
% of Male Literates92.22 %
% of Female Literates80.71 %
Sex Ratio941
Child Sex Ratio922
Children (0-6 years)69,237
Boys (0-6 yrs)36,025
Girls  (0-6 yrs)33,212

Sources: Census 2011

Durg City Population Census - 2011

As of the 2011 India census, Durg had a population of 268,679. out of which 136,537 were males and 132,142 were females. Durg has an average literacy rate of 72%, male literacy is 79% and, female literacy is 65%. In Durg, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. Durg had a below six years population of 29,165. Male Female sex ratio is 968.

Durg and Bhilai Metropolitan region Population

Durg-Bhilainagar Urban Agglomeration includes Durg (M Corp.), Bhilai Nagar (M Corp.), Dumardih (part) (OG), Bhilai Charoda (M), Jamul (M), Kumhari (M), and Utai (NP).

As per census 2011, Durg and Bhilai UA/Metropolitan region population is 1,064,222 (10.64 Lakhs) of which 5,45,916 are males and 5,18,306 are females. The literacy rate is 86.42% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 949. The child sex ratio is 935