Chandigarh City Population

Description
City Chandigarh
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Chandigarh Metropolitan
State Chandigarh

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
City Population
961,587
525,629
435,958
1,055,053
Literates
739,784
423,644
316,140
811,691
Children (0-6)
105,520
56,287
49,233
115,777
Average Literacy (%)
86.42
90.26
81.75
Sex Ratio
829
Child Sex Ratio
875

Chandigarh Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
782,866
80.68%
858,961
Muslims
47,115
4.86%
51,695
Christian
8,233
0.85%
9,033
Sikh
128,161
13.21%
140,618
Buddhist
1,082
0.11%
1,187
Jain
1,940
0.20%
2,129
Not Stated
976
0.10%
1,071

Chandigarh Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
Population
1,026,459
563,513
462,946
1,126,231
Literates
785,477
452,594
332,883
861,825
Children (0-6)
115,164
61,254
53,910
126,358
Average Literacy (%)
86.19%
90.11%
81.38%
Sex Ratio
822
Child Sex Ratio
880

Chandigarh Metropolitan Areas

Behlana, Chandigarh, Daria, Khuda Alisher, Khuda Jassu, Lahora, Mani Majra (R), Basti Kishangarh, Basti Bhagwanpura, and Mauli Jagran