The Census 2011 Information on Population of Bhubaneswar City
Population of Bhubaneswar 2021
Bhubaneswar is the capital city of the Indian state of Odisha. Known as the “Temple City”, Bhubaneswar is the largest city in Odisha. Bhubaneswar and Cuttack are often referred to as the ‘twin cities of Odisha’. The metropolitan area formed by the two cities had a population of 1.7 million in 2011. Bhubaneswar is categorized as a Tier-2 city. It’s an emerging information technology (IT), an education hub, and sports capital. Bhubaneswar is one of the country’s fastest-developing cities.
Bhubaneswar Population - Census 2011
As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Bhubaneswar City in 2011 is 8,43,402 ( 8.43 Lakhs) of which the male population is 4,46,204 and the female population is 3,97,198.
The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Bhubaneswar for 2011 is 2131 people per sq. km. Bhubaneswar city administers an area of 162.5 sq. km
The average literacy rate of Bhubaneswar City in 2011 was 91.87%. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 94.66% and 88.73% respectively. Total literate in Bhubaneswar was 6,99,610 of which 3,81,665 are males while 3,17,945 are females.
With regards to the Sex Ratio in Bhubaneswar, it stood at 890 per 1000 male. 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 904 girls per 1000 boys
In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 81,847 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 42,997 are boys while 38,850 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 904. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.70 % of the total population of Bhubaneswar City
Sources: Census 2011
Population of Bhubaneswar in 2021 - 10 lakhs (approx)
|Bhubaneswar City||Census 2011|
|Total Population||8,43,402 (8.43 Lacs)|
|Average Literacy (%)||91.87%|
|% of Male Literates||94.66%|
|% of Female Literates||88.73%|
|Child Sex Ratio||904|
|Children (0-6 years)||81,847|
|Girls (0-6 Yrs)||38,850|
Bhubaneswar Metropolitan Population
Bhubaneswar is one of the fastest-growing cities in India. Recent data from the United Nations released in 2016 states that Bhubaneswar’s metro area has a population of around a million people. As per census 2011, Bhubaneswar’s urban/metropolitan population is 8,86,397 (8.86 Lakhs) of which 4,68,577 are males and 4,17,820 are females. The literacy rate is 91.72% % & Male-Female Sex ratio is 892. The child sex ratio is 906