Patna District Population, Bihar - Census India 2011

Patna is one of district of Bihar in India. There are 23 Taluks, 1,388 villages and 23 towns in Patna district.

As per the Census India 2011, Patna district has 9,75,578 households, population of 58,38,465 of which 30,78,512 are males and 27,59,953 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 9,43,552 which is 16.16% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Patna district is around 897 compared to 918 which is average of Bihar state. The literacy rate of Patna district is 59.26% out of which 65.88% males are literate and 51.87% females are literate. The total area of Patna is 3,202 sq.km with population density of 1,823 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 56.93% of population lives in Urban area and 43.07% lives in Rural area. There are 15.77% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.16% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Patna district.

Patna Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total58,38,465100%
Hindu53,56,07591.74%
Muslim4,39,9527.54%
Religion not stated21,6680.37%
Christian12,5510.21%
Sikh4,8030.08%
Jain2,1510.04%
Buddhist1,0620.02%
Other religions and persuasions2030%

Patna Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)269.772,932.23
Number of households4,29,4245,46,154
Total Population25,14,59033,23,875
Population (%)52.99%47.47%
Male Population13,32,48717,46,025
Female Population11,82,10315,77,850
Sex Ratio887904
Literacy (%)70.36%50.86%

List of Taluks in Patna

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Patna district, Bihar
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Patna Rural 17,71,140145.1512202885
Dinapur-Cum-Khagaul3,97,817106.593732880
Phulwari2,73,129115.542364902
Maner2,68,998173.221553899
Bihta2,61,427202.131293899
Paliganj2,54,904242.441051947
Masaurhi 2,41,216200.251205917
Bakhtiarpur2,27,382161.421409883
Barh2,16,348121.571780876
Dhanarua2,11,376191.971101932
Naubatpur2,03,594165.511230901
Mokameh2,02,411208.20972876
Fatwah1,98,008136.231454896
Bikram1,69,510148.911138916
Pandarak1,54,613211.83730892
Punpun1,38,143124.251112921
Dulhin Bazar1,24,966113.551101931
Khusrupur1,09,50455.371978904
Sampatchak1,06,86668.151568904
Athmalgola90,96455.051653888
Daniawan 75,08666.331132905
Ghoswari74,898125.49597883
Belchhi66,16562.871052901

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Patna Population Facts

Number of Households9,75,578
Population58,38,465
Male Population30,78,512 (52.73%)
Female Population27,59,953 (47.27%)
Children Population9,43,552
Area3,202 km2
Population density/km21,823
Sex-ratio897
Literacy59.26%
Male Literacy65.88%
Female Literacy51.87%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.16%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %15.77%

Map of Patna, Bihar