Population of Dewas, Madhya Pradesh

Population of Dewas 2021

Dewas is a city in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It’s in the Malwa region & formerly the seat of two princely states, Dewas Junior state and Dewas Senior state, ruled by the Puar clan of Maratha. 

Dewas Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Dewas City in 2011 is 289,438 (2.89 Lakhs) of which the male population is 150,193 and the female population is 139,245


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Dewas for 2011 is 5800 people per sq. km. Dewas city administers area is 50 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Dewas City in 2011 was 85.83 %. If things are looked out at gender-wise, male and female literacy was 92.66 % and 78.49%. respectively. Total literate in Dewas city was 218,877 of which 122,388 are males while 96,489 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Dewas, it stood at 927 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of the Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 901 girls per 1000 boys


In the census enumeration, data regarding children under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 34,435 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total  18,117 are boys while 16,318 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 901. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.90 % of the total population of Dewas City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Dewas in 2021 – 3.30 lakhs (approx)

Dewas CityCensus 2011
Total Population289,438 ( 2.89 lacs)
Male Population150,193
Female Population139,245
Density of Population5800 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)85.83 %
% of Male Literates92.66 %
% of Female Literates78.49%
Sex Ratio927
Child Sex Ratio901
Children (0-6 years)34,435
Boys (0-6yrs)18,117
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)16,318

Sources: Census 2011

Dewas District Population

Dewas District is a district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. As per census 2011, Dewas district population is 1,563,715 (15.64 Lakhs) of which 805,359 are males and 758,356 are females. The literacy rate is 69.35% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 942. The child sex ratio is 918

Dewas DistrictCensus 2011
Total Population1,563,715 (15.64 Lakhs)
Male Population805,359
Female Population758,356
District Area7,020
Density of Population223 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)69.35%
Sex Ratio942
Child Sex Ratio918

Source: Census 2011