Gopalganj District Population, Bihar - Census India 2011

Gopalganj is one of district of Bihar in India. There are 14 Taluks, 1,534 villages and 5 towns in Gopalganj district.

As per the Census India 2011, Gopalganj district has 4,13,044 households, population of 25,62,012 of which 12,67,666 are males and 12,94,346 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 4,49,530 which is 17.55% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Gopalganj district is around 1021 compared to 918 which is average of Bihar state. The literacy rate of Gopalganj district is 53.98% out of which 62.63% males are literate and 45.51% females are literate. The total area of Gopalganj is 2,033 sq.km with population density of 1,260 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 93.65% of population lives in Urban area and 6.35% lives in Rural area. There are 12.49% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 2.37% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Gopalganj district.

Gopalganj Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total25,62,012100%
Hindu21,19,26282.72%
Muslim4,36,05717.02%
Religion not stated3,6310.14%
Christian2,4630.1%
Sikh2710.01%
Buddhist1670.01%
Jain1330.01%
Other religions and persuasions280%

Gopalganj Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)51.921,981.08
Number of households25,6233,87,421
Total Population1,62,80523,99,207
Population (%)50.8%50.61%
Male Population82,69911,84,967
Female Population80,10612,14,240
Sex Ratio9691025
Literacy (%)63.23%53.35%

List of Taluks in Gopalganj

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Gopalganj district, Bihar
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Kuchaikote3,32,041247.4113421004
Barauli2,63,876189.2813941021
Hathua2,21,804144.4815351007
Gopalganj2,19,527202.081086967
Baikunthpur2,17,16520410651012
Manjha1,99,45214214051050
Bhorey1,78,199150.1911861064
Uchkagaon1,77,677116.7615221022
Sidhwalia1,41,563112.4312591004
Bijaipur1,33,038128.5210351084
Katiya1,30,830145.189011092
Phulwaria1,30,80195.4413701014
Thawe1,16,10675.081546967
Pach Deuri99,93380.1412471043

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Gopalganj Population Facts

Number of Households4,13,044
Population25,62,012
Male Population12,67,666 (49.48%)
Female Population12,94,346 (50.52%)
Children Population4,49,530
Area2,033 km2
Population density/km21,260
Sex-ratio1021
Literacy53.98%
Male Literacy62.63%
Female Literacy45.51%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %2.37%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %12.49%

Map of Gopalganj, Bihar