Population of Bihar 2021

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Population of Bihar 2021

Bihar is a state in the eastern region of India. It is the third-largest state by population and twelfth-largest by area. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Bihar in 2011 is 104,099,452 (10.41 Crores)

Bihar Population 2011-2021

Bihar has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 18.15%, the highest in India. Its estimated population in 2021 is 12.30 Crores* an increase of around 1.89 crores from 2011.

Population of Bihar in 2021 – 12.30 Crores (Approx)

Bihar Census 20112021 Estimate
Total Population104,099,452 (10.41 Crores)12.30 Crores
Male Population54,278,1576.4 Crores
Female Population49,821,2955.9 Crores
Sex Ratio918923
Population Density1,102/km21,307/km2
Population Rank3rd
Total Area94,163 km2 
Area Rank12th
Average Literacy (%)61.80%
Capital CityPatna
Formation (State)26 January 1950

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projection report 2021-36

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