Jhansi City and District Population

Jhansi is a historic city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It lies in the region of Bundelkhand and is also called the Gateway to Bundelkhand, Jhansi is situated between the rivers Pahuj and Betwa at an average elevation of 285 m (935 ft).

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Jhansi City in 2011 is 5,05,693 (5.05 Lakh) and estimated population of Jhansi in 2024 is 6 lakh.

Population of Jhansi in 2024 - 6 lakh (approx)

Jhansi CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)5,05,693 (5.05 Lakhs)2,65,4492,40,244
Children (0-6)55,82429,91925,905
Average Literacy (%)83.02 %88.90%76.57 %
Sex ratio905 
Child Sex ratio866 

Sources: Census 2011

As per Census 2011, Jhansi has a population growth rate of 18.65% during 2001-2011.  It’s expected to have a population growth rate of 11% during 2011-2021.

Let’s look at population & percentage change from  Year 1901 to 2021.

YearPopulationActual ChangePercentage Change
2021 (estimate)560,00054,30710.74%

Sources: Census 2011

Census 2011 Details

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Jhansi City in 2011 is 5,05,693 (5.05 Lakhs) of which the male population is 2,65,449 and the female population is 2,40,244.


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Jhansi for 2011 is 3371 people per sq. km. Jhansi city administers area is 150 sq. km.


The average literacy rate of Jhansi City in 2011 was 83.02 %. If things are looked out at gender-wise, male and female literacy was 88.90 % and 76.57 % respectively. The total literate in Jhansi city was 373,500 of which 209,391 are males while 164,109 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Jhansi, it stood at 905 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 866 girls per 1000 boys.


In census enumeration, data regarding children under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 55,824 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of the total 29,919 are boys while 25,905 are girls. The child Sex Ratio as per the census 2011 was 866. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.04% of the total population of Jhansi City.

Sources: Census 2011

Jhansi District Population

Jhansi is a district of Uttar Pradesh in India. As per the census 2011, the Jhansi District population is 1,998,603(19.98 Lakhs) and its estimated population in 2024 is 22 lakh.

Jhansi District Census 2011
Total Population1,998,603
Male Population1,057,436
Female Population941,167
Average Literacy (%)75.05%
Sex Ratio890
Child Sex Ratio866
Population of Jhansi 2024 | Jhansi District Population