Population of Muzaffarpur, Bihar

Population of Muzaffarpur 2021

Muzaffarpur  is a city in the Indian state of Bihar. Its the fourth most populous city in Bihar.

Muzaffarpur Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Muzaffarpur City in 2011 is 351,838 (3.52 Lakhs) of which the male population is 186,145  and the female population is 165,693


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Muzaffarpur for 2011 is 3784 people per sq. km. Muzaffarpur city administers area is 93 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Muzaffarpur City in 2011 was 85.16 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 88.83 % and 81.05%. respectively. Total literate in Muzaffarpur city was 263,638 of which 145,548 are males while 118,090 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Muzaffarpur, it stood at 890 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 897 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 42,276 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total  22,287 are boys while 19,989 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 897. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 12 % of the total population of Muzaffarpur City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Muzaffarpur in 2021 – 4.25 lakhs (approx)

Muzaffarpur CityCensus 2011
Total Population351,838 ( 3.52 lacs)
Male Population186,145
Female Population165,693
Density of Population3784 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)85.16 %
% of Male Literates88.83 %
% of Female Literates81.05%
Sex Ratio890
Child Sex Ratio897
Children (0-6 years)42,276
Boys (0-6yrs)22,287
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)19,989

Sources: Census 2011

Muzaffarpur District Population

Muzaffarpur District is one of the thirty-eight districts of Bihar state, India. Muzaffarpur district is part of and also the headquarters of Tirhut Division. As per census 2011, Muzaffarpur district population is 4,801,062 (4.80 Lakhs) of which 2,527,497 are males and 2,273,565 are females. The literacy rate is 63.43% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 900. The child sex ratio is 915

Muzaffarpur DistrictCensus 2011
Total Population4,801,062 (4.80 Lakhs)
Male Population2,527,497
Female Population2,273,565
District Area3,172
Density of Population1,514 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)63.43%
Sex Ratio900
Child Sex Ratio915

Source: Census 2011