Barddhaman District Population, West Bengal - Census India 2011

Barddhaman is one of district of West Bengal in India. There are 32 Taluks, 2,502 villages and 100 towns in Barddhaman district.

As per the Census India 2011, Barddhaman district has 17,30,927 households, population of 77,17,563 of which 39,66,889 are males and 37,50,674 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 8,32,033 which is 10.78% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Barddhaman district is around 945 compared to 950 which is average of West Bengal state. The literacy rate of Barddhaman district is 67.99% out of which 73.56% males are literate and 62.1% females are literate. The total area of Barddhaman is 7,024 sq.km with population density of 1,099 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 60.11% of population lives in Urban area and 39.89% lives in Rural area. There are 27.41% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 6.34% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Barddhaman district.

Barddhaman Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total77,17,563100%
Hindu60,08,47277.85%
Muslim15,99,76420.73%
Other religions and persuasions44,9680.58%
Religion not stated23,1880.3%
Christian21,2200.27%
Sikh16,6750.22%
Jain1,6740.02%
Buddhist1,6020.02%

Barddhaman Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)933.656,090.35
Number of households6,59,36610,71,561
Total Population30,78,29946,39,264
Population (%)51.75%48.83%
Male Population15,93,10223,73,787
Female Population14,85,19722,65,477
Sex Ratio932954
Literacy (%)73.06%64.63%

List of Taluks in Barddhaman

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Barddhaman district, West Bengal
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Jamalpur2,66,338267.39996980
Mangolkote2,63,240390.73674954
Bhatar2,63,064430.38611962
Manteswar2,37,398321.30739963
Memari - I2,18,425186.431172973
Burdwan - I2,15,943247.64872966
Purbasthali - II2,12,355203.981041940
Purbasthali - I2,06,977154.991335934
Kalna - I2,06,945177.071169958
Khandaghosh1,89,336275.13688950
Galsi - I1,87,588263.57712939
Ondal1,86,91578.142392904
Raina - I1,80,952272.62664959
Kanksa1,78,125288.07618950
Katwa - I1,73,087178.72968943
Kalna - II1,67,335181.51922976
Ketugram - I1,65,408202.75816947
Salanpur1,63,05747.393441946
Pandabeswar1,61,891114.531413912
Burdwan - II1,52,939188.26812979
Raina - II1,51,401230.28657953
Ausgram - II1,50,896358.13421955
Memari - II1,50,252201.07747964
Galsi - II1,47,177223.46659969
Katwa - II1,36,708154.78883937
Barabani1,23,59843.042872933
Jamuria1,23,176133.86920907
Ausgram - I1,19,363220.87540972
Ketugram - II1,18,567165719931
Faridpur Durgapur1,15,924184.21629917
Raniganj1,06,44180.971315906

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Barddhaman Population Facts

Number of Households17,30,927
Population77,17,563
Male Population39,66,889 (51.4%)
Female Population37,50,674 (48.6%)
Children Population8,32,033
Area7,024 km2
Population density/km21,099
Sex-ratio945
Literacy67.99%
Male Literacy73.56%
Female Literacy62.1%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %6.34%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %27.41%

Map of Barddhaman , West Bengal