Population of Sangli 2021 | Sangli District population

Population of Sangli 2021

Sangli is a city in the state of Maharashtra, India. Together with its twin city Miraj & Urban Agglomeration It’s known as Sangli Miraj Kupwad Metropolitan Region (SMKMR). Sangli is known for its turmeric trade, grapes, and the largest number of sugar factories in India. 

Sangli Population - Census 2011

As per the provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Sangli Miraj Kupwad City in 2011 is 502,793 (5.02 Lakhs) of which the male population is 253,640 and the female population is 249,153.


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Maheshtala for 2011 is 4766 people per sq. km. Maheshtala city administers area is 141 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Sangli Miraj Kupwad City in 2011 was 85.91 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 90.02 % and 81.77 % respectively. Total literate in Sangli city was 3,85,728 of which 2,02,852 are males while 1,82,876are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Sangli, it stood at 982 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 901 girls per 1000 boys.


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 53,798  children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 28,304 are boys while 25,494 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 901. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.70 % of the total population of Sangli Miraj Kupwad City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Sangli Miraj Kupwad in 2021 - 5.70 lakhs (approx)

Sangli CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)5,02,793 (5.02 Lacs)253,640249,153
Children (0-6)53,79828,30425,494
Average Literacy (%)85.91 %90.02 %81.77 %
Sex ratio982 
Child Sex ratio901 

Sources: Census 2011

Sangli District Population

Sangli District is a district of Maharashtra State in west-central India. Sangli City is the district headquarters. It is known as the sugar bowl of India due to its high sugarcane productivity.  As per census 2011, Sangli District population is 28,22,143 (28.22 Lakhs) of which 14,35,728 are males and 13,86,415 are females. The literacy rate is 81.48 % & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 966. The child sex ratio is 867