Population of Kolhapur 2021 | Kolhapur District Population

Population of Kolhapur 2021

Kolhapur,  is a city in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Before Indian Independence, Kolhapur was the capital of a princely state known as Kolhapur State. 

Kolhapur Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Kolhapur City in 2011 is 5,49,236 (5.49 Lakhs)  of which the male population is 2,80,366 and the female population is 2,68,870


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Kolhapur for 2011 is 8200 people per sq. km. Kolhapur city administers an area is 66 sq. km


The average literacy rate of  Kolhapur City in 2011 was 90.61%. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 93.95% and 87.18% respectively. Total literate in Kolhapur city was 450,265  of which  236,761  are males while 213,504 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Kolhapur, it stood at 959 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  845 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of  52,307 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 28,350 are boys while 23,957 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 845. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.52% of the total population of  Kolhapur City

Population of Kolhapur in 2021 - 6.25 lakhs (approx)


Kolhapur CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)5,49,236 (5.49 Lakhs)2,80,3662,68,870
Children (0-6)52,30728,35023,957
Average Literacy (%)90.61%93.95%87.18%
Sex ratio959 
Child Sex ratio845 


Kolhapur District Population

Kolhapur is a district of Maharashtra in India.  As per census 2011, Kolhapur District had a population of 38,76,001 (38.76 Lakhs) of which male and female were 19,80,658 and 18,95,343 respectively. The literacy rate is 81.51% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 957. The child sex ratio is 863