Madhya Pradesh Population - Census India 2011

Madhya Pradesh is one of state in India with population of 7,26,26,809. There are 50 districts, 342 Tehsils, 54,903 villages and 509 towns in Madhya Pradesh.

As per the Census India 2011, Madhya Pradesh has 1,50,93,256 households, population of 7,26,26,809 of which 3,76,12,306 are males and 3,50,14,503 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,08,09,395 which is 14.88% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Madhya Pradesh state is around 931 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Madhya Pradesh state is 59% out of which 66.93% males are literate and 50.48% females are literate. The total area of Madhya Pradesh is 3,08,252 sq.km with population density of 236 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 72.37% of population lives in Urban area and 27.63% lives in Rural area. There are 15.62% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 21.09% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Madhya Pradesh.

Madhya Pradesh Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total7,26,26,809100%
Hindu6,60,07,12190.89%
Muslim47,74,6956.57%
Other religions and persuasions5,99,5940.83%
Jain5,67,0280.78%
Buddhist2,16,0520.3%
Christian2,13,2820.29%
Sikh1,51,4120.21%
Religion not stated97,6250.13%

Madhya Pradesh Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)7,746.413,00,505.59
Number of households40,12,9781,10,80,278
Total Population2,00,69,4055,25,57,404
Population (%)52.13%48.34%
Male Population1,04,62,9182,71,49,388
Female Population96,06,4872,54,08,016
Sex Ratio918936
Literacy (%)72.59%53.81%

List of Districts in Madhya Pradesh

Check out complete list of all districts in Madhya Pradesh
DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
Indore32,76,6973,898841928
Jabalpur24,63,2895,211473929
Sagar23,78,45810,252232893
Bhopal23,71,0612,772855918
Rewa23,65,1066,314375931
Satna22,28,9357,502297926
Dhar21,85,7938,153268964
Chhindwara20,90,92211,815177964
Gwalior20,32,0364,560446864
Ujjain19,86,8646,091326955
Morena19,65,9704,989394840
Khargone (West Nimar)18,73,0468,025233965
Chhatarpur17,62,3758,687203883
Shivpuri17,26,05010,066171877
Bhind17,03,0054,459382837
Balaghat17,01,6989,2291841021
Betul15,75,36210,043157971
Dewas15,63,7157,020223942
Rajgarh15,45,8146,153251956
Shajapur15,12,6816,195244938
Vidisha14,58,8757,371198896
Ratlam14,55,0694,861299971
Tikamgarh14,45,1665,048286901
Barwani 13,85,8815,427255982
Seoni13,79,1318,758157982
Mandsaur13,40,4115,535242963
Raisen13,31,5978,466157901
Sehore13,11,3326,578199918
Khandwa (East Nimar)13,10,0617,352178943
Katni 12,92,0424,950261952
Damoh12,64,2197,306173910
Guna12,41,5196,390194912
Hoshangabad12,41,3506,703185914
Singrauli11,78,2735,675208920
Sidhi11,27,0334,851232957
Narsimhapur10,91,8545,133213920
Shahdol10,66,0636,205172974
Mandla10,54,9055,8001821008
Jhabua10,25,0483,600285990
Panna10,16,5207,135142905
Ashoknagar8,45,0714,674181904
Neemuch 8,26,0674,256194954
Datia7,86,7542,902271873
Burhanpur7,57,8473,427221951
Anuppur7,49,2373,747200976
Alirajpur7,28,9993,1822291011
Dindori 7,04,5247,470941002
Sheopur 6,87,8616,606104901
Umaria6,44,7584,076158950
Harda 5,70,4653,334171935

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Madhya Pradesh Population Facts

Number of Households1,50,93,256
Population7,26,26,809
Male Population3,76,12,306 (51.79%)
Female Population3,50,14,503 (48.21%)
Children Population1,08,09,395
Area3,08,252 km2
Population density/km2236
Sex-ratio931
Literacy59%
Male Literacy66.93%
Female Literacy50.48%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %21.09%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %15.62%

Map of Madhya Pradesh

Big Cities

Indore19,92,422
Indore19,92,422
Indore19,64,086
Indore19,64,086
Bhopal17,98,218
Jabalpur10,69,292
Jabalpur10,69,292
Jabalpur10,55,525
Jabalpur10,55,525
Gwalior10,54,420