Begusarai District Population, Bihar - Census India 2011

Begusarai is one of district of Bihar in India. There are 18 Taluks, 1,140 villages and 10 towns in Begusarai district.

As per the Census India 2011, Begusarai district has 5,89,667 households, population of 29,70,541 of which 15,67,660 are males and 14,02,881 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 5,45,965 which is 18.38% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Begusarai district is around 895 compared to 918 which is average of Bihar state. The literacy rate of Begusarai district is 52.13% out of which 58.59% males are literate and 44.92% females are literate. The total area of Begusarai is 1,918 sq.km with population density of 1,549 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 80.82% of population lives in Urban area and 19.18% lives in Rural area. There are 14.55% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.05% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Begusarai district.

Begusarai Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total29,70,541100%
Hindu25,54,33085.99%
Muslim4,07,34813.71%
Religion not stated5,6900.19%
Christian2,2090.07%
Sikh4020.01%
Jain2760.01%
Buddhist2290.01%
Other religions and persuasions570%

Begusarai Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)141.721,776.28
Number of households1,07,1754,82,492
Total Population5,69,82324,00,718
Population (%)52.89%47.25%
Male Population3,01,35212,66,308
Female Population2,68,47111,34,410
Sex Ratio891896
Literacy (%)60.14%50.23%

List of Taluks in Begusarai

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Begusarai district, Bihar
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Begusarai5,40,009223.632415884
Barauni2,73,41497.112816890
Teghra2,57,751151.381703894
Bachhwara1,95,815156.141254898
Sahebpur Kamal1,94,172149.511299873
Balia1,82,178145.961248881
Bhagwanpur1,72,676122.011415893
Matihani1,52,725183.11834879
Cheria Bariarpur1,46,68097.541504913
Bakhri1,40,09772.651928909
Chhorahi1,24,191112.641103920
Garhpura1,11,10871.601552902
Naokothi1,03,35773.301410923
Birpur97,46756.711719888
Khudabandpur90,358461964919
Mansurchak80,51025.863113931
Dandari77,25664.471198906
Shamho Akha Kurha30,77768.37450905

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Begusarai Population Facts

Number of Households5,89,667
Population29,70,541
Male Population15,67,660 (52.77%)
Female Population14,02,881 (47.23%)
Children Population5,45,965
Area1,918 km2
Population density/km21,549
Sex-ratio895
Literacy52.13%
Male Literacy58.59%
Female Literacy44.92%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.05%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %14.55%

Map of Begusarai, Bihar