Population of Surat 2021 | Surat City Population

Population of Surat 2021

Surat is one of the largest & fastest growing cities in the state of Gujarat, India.  It is the eighth-largest city and ninth largest urban agglomeration in India. Surat recorded a population growth rate of 65 percent between 2001 & 2011. The projections for the next decade are also high. By 2023 Surat will have a population of around 80 Lakhs.

Surat Population - Census 2011

As per the provisional reports of Census India, the population of Surat City in 2011 is 44,67,797( 44.67 Lakhs) of which the male population is 25,43,623 and the female population is 19,24,174.


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Surat for 2011 is 13000 people per sq. km. Surat city administers area is 472 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Surat City in 2011 was 87.90%. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 91.20% and 83.40% respectively. Total literate in Surat city was 3,443,411 of which 2,042,901 are males while 1,400,510 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Surat, it stood at 756 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 808 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 5,49,882 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 304,154 are boys while 2,45,728 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 808. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.40 % of the total population of Surat City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Surat in 2021 - 66 lakhs (approx)

Surat City Census 2011
Total Population44,67,797 (44.67 Lakhs)
Male Population2,543,623
Female Population1,924,174
Total Literates 3,443,411
Male Literate 2,042,901
Female Literates 1,400,510 
Average Literacy (%)87.90%
% of Male Literates91.20%
% of Female Literates83.40%
Sex Ratio756
Child Sex Ratio808
Children (0-6 years)549,882
Boys (0-6yrs)304,154
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)245,728

Surat District Population

Surat is a district in the state of Gujarat India. As of 2011, it’s the 12th most populous district of India and the second-most populous district of Gujarat after Ahmadabad. 

As per census 2011, Surat District population is 60,81,322 (60.81 Lacs) of which 34,02,224 are males and 26,79,098 are females. The literacy rate is 85.53 % & Male-Female Sex ratio is 787. Child sex ratio is 835

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