Kanpur City Population

Description
City Kanpur
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Kanpur Metropolitan
State Uttar Pradesh

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
City Population
2,765,348
1,489,062
1,276,286
3,203,932
Literates
2,059,105
1,136,966
922,139
2,385,679
Children (0-6)
267,136
143,519
123,617
309,504
Average Literacy (%)
82.42
84.50
80.00
Sex Ratio
857
Child Sex Ratio
861

Kanpur Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
2,159,845
78.04%
2,502,396
Muslims
549,421
19.85%
636,559
Christian
12,639
0.46%
14,644
Sikh
27,867
1.01%
32,287
Buddhist
1,674
0.06%
1,939
Jain
5,406
0.20%
6,263
Not Stated
10,680
0.39%
12,374

Kanpur Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
Population
2,920,496
1,572,334
1,348,162
3,383,687
Literates
2,169,718
1,199,546
970,172
2,513,835
Children (0-6)
283,568
152,183
131,385
328,542
Average Literacy (%)
82.28%
84.47%
79.73%
Sex Ratio
857
Child Sex Ratio
863

Kanpur Metropolitan Areas

Armapur Estate, Central Railway Colony, Chakeri, Kanpur, Kanpur, Kanpur, Northern Railway Colony, and Rawatpur Station Yard