Ratlam Population

Ratlam is a city in Madhya Pradesh state of India. It’s in the northwestern part of the Malwa region in Madhya Pradesh. Before the independence of India, it was also the Capital of Ratlam State. It lies 1oo km west of Ujjain &  130km Northwest of Indore City. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Ratlam City in 2011 was 264,810 (2.65 Lakhs). The Estimated population of Ratlam in 2023 is 3 lakh.

Census 2011 Details
Ratlam CityCensus 2011
Total Population264,810 (2.68 lacs)
Male Population135,007
Female Population129,803
Density of Population6800 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)87.88 %
% of Male Literates93.09 %
% of Female Literates82.48%
Sex Ratio961
Child Sex Ratio922
Children (0-6 years)28,413
Boys (0-6yrs)14,780
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)13,633


As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Ratlam City in 2011 was 264,810 (2.65 Lakhs) of which the male population was 135,007 and the female population was 129,803.


The initial provisional data released by Census India 2011, shows that the density of Ratlam for 2011 is 6800 people per sq. km. Ratlam city administers area is 39 sq. km.


The average literacy rate of Ratlam City in 2011 was 87.88 %. If things are looked at gender-wise, male and female literacy was 93.09 % and 82.48%. respectively. Total literate in Ratlam city was 207,742 of which 111,921 are males while 95,821 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Ratlam, it stood at 961 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 was 922 girls per 1000 boys.


In census enumeration, data regarding children under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 28,413 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of the total  14,780 are boys while 13,633 are girls. The child Sex Ratio as per the census 2011 was 922. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.62 % of the total population of Ratlam CitySources: Census 2011.

Ratlam District Population

Ratlam District is a district of Madhya Pradesh state in central India.  As per census 2011, Ratlam district population is1,455,069 (14.55 Lakhs)  of which 738,241 are males and 716,828 are females. The literacy rate is 66.78% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 971. The child sex ratio is 939

Ratlam DistrictCensus 2011
Total Population1,455,069 (14.55 Lakhs)
Male Population738,241
Female Population716,828
District Area4,861
Density of Population299 per sq. km
Average Literacy (%)66.78%
Sex Ratio971
Child Sex Ratio939

Source: Census 2011

Population of Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh