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Jamshedpur Population 2024

Jamshedpur is one of the major cities in the Indian state of Jharkhand. Founded by Jamsetji Tata it is one of the cleanest cities of India & the fastest growing city in India. It’s 3rd most populous city in Jharkhand & the most populous urban agglomeration in the state.

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Jamshedpur City in 2011 was 6,31,364 (6.31 Lakhs) and the estimated population of  Jamshedpur in 2024 is 8 lakh

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Population of Jamshedpur in 2024 - 8 lakh (approx)
Jamshedpur CityCensus 2011
Total Population631,364 (6.31 Lakh)
Male Population 328,836
Female Population302,528
Average Literacy (%)86.91%
% of Male Literates91.50%
% of Female Literates81.94%
Sex Ratio920
Child Sex Ratio883
Children (0-6 years)67,189

Source: Census 2011

Jamshedpur Metropolitan Region Population

Jamshedpur Historical Population

As per Census 2011, Jamshedpur has a population growth rate of 10.17% during 2001-2011.  It’s expected to have a population growth rate of 9.29% during 2011-2021.

Let’s look at population & percentage change from  Year 19o1 to 2021.

YearPopulationActual ChangePercentage Change

Sources: Census 2011

Census 2011 Details

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Jamshedpur City in 2011 is 6,31,364 (6.31 Lakh) of which the male population is 3,28,836 and the female population is 3,02,528


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Jamshedpur for 2011 is 2818 people per sq. km. Jamshedpur city administers area is 224sq. km


The average literacy rate of Jamshedpur City in 2011 was 86.91 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 91.5 % and 81.94 % % respectively. Total literate in Jamshedpur city was 4,90,297 of which 2,68,233 are males while 2,22,064 are females. 


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Jamshedpur, it stood at 920 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 920 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 883 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of  67,189 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 35,680 are boys while 31,509 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 883. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.64 % of the total population of Jamshedpur City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Jamshedpur 2023 | Jamshedpur City Population