Thane District Population 2021

Population of Thane District

Thane district is a district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. According to census 2011, It’s the most populated district of India. (Later in 2014 it got burficated split into two districts (palhgar District)). As per the provisional data of the 2011 census, Burificated Thane District had a population of 8,070,032 (80.70 Lakhs) out of which the male population was 4,319,299 and the female population was 3,750,733.

Thane District Population 2021

Thane District has a population growth rate during 2001-2011 of 36%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 80 lakhs an increase of around 7 lakhs from 2011.

Population of Thane District in 2021 – 88 Lakhs (Approx)

Thane District Census 2011
Total Population 8,070,032 (80.70 Lakhs)
Male Population 4,319,299 
Female Population 3,750,733
Total Area 4214 km2 
Population Density 1915/km2
Average Literacy (%) 84.53 %
Sex Ratio (per 1000) 827
Child Population (0-6 Yrs)  
Child Sex ration (0-6Yrs)  
District Headquarters Thane City

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projections 2011-2021

Sub Divisons of Thane district

The District is divided into 4 Subdivisions for administrative convenience. A Subdivision is headed by Sub Divisional Officer SDO/SDM) in the rank of Assistant Collector in Cadre of I.A.S or a Deputy Collector. Each division consists of a few Taluks. The Four Revenue Divisions in Thane District are

  1. Thane
  2. Kalyan
  3. Ulhasnagar
  4. Bhiwandi

Tehsil in Thane

Administratively, the district is divided into seven Tehsils/ talukas, which are grouped into Four sub-divisions:

  1. Thane
  2. Kalyan
  3. Murabd
  4. Ulhasnagar
  5. Ambarnath
  6. Bhiwandi
  7. Shahapur

Cities in Thane District

Map of Thane District