Odisha Population - Census India 2011

Odisha is one of state in India with population of 4,19,74,218. There are 30 districts, 477 Taluks, 51,313 villages and 238 towns in Odisha.

As per the Census India 2011, Odisha has 96,37,820 households, population of 4,19,74,218 of which 2,12,12,136 are males and 2,07,62,082 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 52,73,194 which is 12.56% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Odisha state is around 979 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Odisha state is 63.71% out of which 71.14% males are literate and 56.13% females are literate. The total area of Odisha is 1,55,707 sq.km with population density of 270 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 83.31% of population lives in Urban area and 16.69% lives in Rural area. There are 17.13% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 22.85% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Odisha.

Odisha Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total4,19,74,218100%
Hindu3,93,00,34193.63%
Christian11,61,7082.77%
Muslim9,11,6702.17%
Other religions and persuasions4,78,3171.14%
Religion not stated76,9190.18%
Sikh21,9910.05%
Buddhist13,8520.03%
Jain9,4200.02%

Odisha Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)3,351.661,52,355.34
Number of households15,47,83380,89,987
Total Population70,03,6563,49,70,562
Population (%)51.77%49.71%
Male Population36,25,9331,75,86,203
Female Population33,77,7231,73,84,359
Sex Ratio932989
Literacy (%)76.6%61.13%

List of Districts in Odisha

Check out complete list of all districts in Odisha
DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
Ganjam35,29,0318,206430983
Cuttack26,24,4703,932667940
Mayurbhanj25,19,73810,4182421006
Baleshwar23,20,5293,806610957
Khordha 22,51,6732,813800929
Sundargarh20,93,4379,712216973
Jajapur 18,27,1922,899630973
Kendujhar18,01,7338,303217988
Puri16,98,7303,479488963
Balangir16,48,9976,575251987
Kalahandi15,76,8697,9201991003
Bhadrak15,06,3372,505601981
Bargarh14,81,2555,837254977
Kendrapara 14,40,3612,6445451007
Koraput13,79,6478,8071571032
Anugul 12,73,8216,375200943
Nabarangapur 12,20,9465,2912311019
Dhenkanal11,92,8114,452268947
Jagatsinghapur 11,36,9711,668682968
Sambalpur10,41,0996,624157976
Rayagada 9,67,9117,0731371051
Nayagarh 9,62,7893,890248915
Kandhamal7,33,1108,021911037
Malkangiri 6,13,1925,7911061020
Nuapada6,10,3823,8521581021
Subarnapur6,10,1832,337261960
Jharsuguda5,79,5052,114274953
Gajapati5,77,8174,3251341043
Baudh4,41,1623,098142991
Debagarh3,12,5202,940106975

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Odisha Population Facts

Number of Households96,37,820
Population4,19,74,218
Male Population2,12,12,136 (50.54%)
Female Population2,07,62,082 (49.46%)
Children Population52,73,194
Area1,55,707 km2
Population density/km2270
Sex-ratio979
Literacy63.71%
Male Literacy71.14%
Female Literacy56.13%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %22.85%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %17.13%

Map of Odisha

Big Cities

Bhubaneswar8,85,363
Bhubaneswar8,85,363
Bhubaneswar8,43,402
Bhubaneswar8,43,402
Cuttack6,10,189
Brahmapur3,56,598
Raurkela3,20,040
Raurkela3,20,040
Raurkela2,72,721
Raurkela2,72,721