Population of Darbhanga

Population of Darbhanga 2021

Darbhanga is a city in the Indian state of Bihar. It is the 6th largest city of Bihar and capital of the Mithila region.

Darbhanga Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Darbhanga City in 2011 is 294,116 (2.95 Lakhs) of which the male population is 154,970 and the female population is 139,146


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Darbhanga for 2011 is 15480 people per sq. km. Darbhanga city administers area is 19 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Darbhanga City in 2011 was 80.88 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 86.43 % and 74.68%. respectively. Total literate in Darbhanga city was 205,203 of which 115,620 are males while 89,583 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Darbhanga , it stood at 898 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 905 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 40,392 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total  21,202 are boys while 19,190 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 892. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.80 % of the total population of Darbhanga City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Darbhanga in 2021 – 3.30 lakhs (approx)

Darbhanga CityCensus 2011
Total Population294,116 ( 2.95 lacs)
Male Population154,970
Female Population139,146
Density of Population15480 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)80.88 %
% of Male Literates86.43 %
% of Female Literates74.68 %
Sex Ratio898
Child Sex Ratio905
Children (0-6 years)40,392
Boys (0-6yrs)21,202
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)19,190

Sources: Census 2011

Darbhanga District Population

Darbhanga district is one of the thirty-eight districts of Bihar state . As per census 2011, Darbhanga district population is 3,937,385 (30 Lakhs) of which 2,059,949 are males and 1,877,436 are females. The literacy rate is 56.56% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 911. The child sex ratio is 931.

Darbhanga DistrictCensus 2011
Total Population3,937,385 (30 Lakhs)
Male Population2,059,949
Female Population1,877,436
District Area2,279
Density of Population1,728 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)56.56%
Sex Ratio911
Child Sex Ratio931

Source: Census 2011