Population of Maharashtra 2021

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Population of Maharashtra 2021

Maharashtra is a state in the western region of India. It is the third-largest state by area and the second-largest state by population. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Maharashtra in 2011 is 112, 374,333 (11.23 Crore)

Maharashtra Population 2011-2021

Maharashtra has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 10.78%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 12.43 Crores* an increase of around 1.65 Crore from 2011.

Population of Maharashtra in 2021 – 12.44 Crores (Approx)

MaharashtraCensus 20112021 Estimates
Total Population112, 374,333 (11.23 Crore)12.44 Crores
Male Population58,243,056 (5.82 Crores)6.47 Crores
Female Population54,131,277 (5.4 Crores)6 Crores
Sex Ratio929923
Population Density365/km2404/km2
Population Rank2nd2nd
Total Area307,713 km2 
Area Rank3rd 
Average Literacy (%)82.30% 
Formation01-May-60 
Capital CityMumbai 

Source: Census 2011 & *UIAI for 2021 Estimates

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