Uttar Dinajpur District Population, West Bengal - Census India 2011

Uttar Dinajpur is one of district of West Bengal in India. There are 10 Taluks, 1,494 villages and 9 towns in Uttar Dinajpur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Uttar Dinajpur district has 6,05,674 households, population of 30,07,134 of which 15,51,066 are males and 14,56,068 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 4,85,157 which is 16.13% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Uttar Dinajpur district is around 939 compared to 950 which is average of West Bengal state. The literacy rate of Uttar Dinajpur district is 49.54% out of which 55.03% males are literate and 43.69% females are literate. The total area of Uttar Dinajpur is 3,140 sq.km with population density of 958 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 87.95% of population lives in Urban area and 12.05% lives in Rural area. There are 26.87% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 5.41% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Uttar Dinajpur district.

Uttar Dinajpur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total30,07,134100%
Muslim15,01,17049.92%
Hindu14,82,94349.31%
Christian16,7020.56%
Religion not stated2,4640.08%
Other religions and persuasions1,6220.05%
Jain1,3240.04%
Sikh4770.02%
Buddhist4320.01%

Uttar Dinajpur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)64.743,075.26
Number of households73,2915,32,383
Total Population3,62,22826,44,906
Population (%)52.07%48.49%
Male Population1,88,59713,62,469
Female Population1,73,63112,82,437
Sex Ratio921941
Literacy (%)70.78%46.63%

List of Taluks in Uttar Dinajpur

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Uttar Dinajpur district, West Bengal
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Raiganj4,30,221488.32881940
Karandighi3,68,332369.95996953
Goalpokhar - I3,26,120358.55910919
Islampur3,08,518331.87930941
Itahar3,03,678369.80821949
Goalpokhar - II2,91,252310.26939940
Chopra2,84,403376.58755934
Kaliaganj2,24,142291.95768947
Hemtabad1,42,056193.27735956

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Uttar Dinajpur Population Facts

Number of Households6,05,674
Population30,07,134
Male Population15,51,066 (51.58%)
Female Population14,56,068 (48.42%)
Children Population4,85,157
Area3,140 km2
Population density/km2958
Sex-ratio939
Literacy49.54%
Male Literacy55.03%
Female Literacy43.69%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %5.41%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %26.87%

Map of Uttar Dinajpur, West Bengal