Kolkata City Population

Description
City Kolkata
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Kolkata Metropolitan
State West Bengal

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
City Population
4,496,694
2,356,766
2,139,928
4,970,646
Literates
3,588,137
1,926,915
1,661,222
3,966,327
Children (0-6)
339,323
175,564
163,759
375,088
Average Literacy (%)
86.31
88.34
84.06
Sex Ratio
908
Child Sex Ratio
933

Kolkata Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
3,440,290
76.53%
3,802,897
Muslims
926,414
20.61%
1,024,058
Christian
39,758
0.88%
43,948
Sikh
13,849
0.31%
15,309
Buddhist
4,771
0.11%
5,274
Jain
21,178
0.47%
23,410
Not Stated
48,982
1.09%
54,145

Kolkata Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
Population
14,035,959
7,251,908
6,784,051
15,515,349
Literates
11,272,266
6,000,762
5,271,504
12,460,363
Children (0-6)
1,158,543
594,970
563,573
1,280,653
Average Literacy (%)
87.54%
90.14%
84.74%
Sex Ratio
935
Child Sex Ratio
947

Kolkata Metropolitan Areas

83 Argari, Amodghata, Andul, Ankurhati, Babanpur (P), Baidyabati, Balarampota, Balarampur, Balibhara, Bally, Bally Town, Bamunari, Bandipur, Bankra, Bansberia, Banupur, Bara Khejuria, Baranagar, Barasat, Barrackpur, Barrackpur Cantonment(CB), Bhadreswar, Bhandardaha, Bhatpara, Bidhan Nagar, Bipra Noapara, Budge Budge, Chak Banshberia, Chak Srikrishna (OG) (Ward No. 29), Chak Srikrishna (OG) (Ward No. 30), Chakapara, Chakla, Champdani, Chamrail, Chandannagar, Chandpur, Chata Kalikapur, Dakshin Jhapardaha, Dakshin Rajyadharpur, Dharmapur, Dhuilya, Domjur, Dum Dum, Eksara, Garshyamnagar, Garulia, Gayespur, Halisahar, Haora, Hatgachha, Hugli and Chinsurah, Ichhapur Defence Estate, Jafarpur, Jagadishpur, Jaypur Bil, Jetia, Jhorhat, Joka, Kalyani, Kamarhati, Kamranga, Kanaipur, Kanchrapara, Kantlia, Kaugachhi, Keota (P), Khalia, Khalisani, Khantora, Khardaha, Kodalia, Kolkata, Konnagar, Kulihanda, Madhyamgram, Maheshtala, Mahiari, Makardaha, Manikpur, Muragachha, Nabadiganta Industrial Township, Nabagram Colony, Naihati, Naldanga, Nalpur, Nanna, New Barrackpur, Nibra, Nischintapur, Noapara (P), North Barrackpur, North Dum Dum, Panchpara, Panihati, Panpur, Patulia, Podara, Pujali, Raghudebbati, Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni), Raigachhi, Rajarhat Gopalpur, Rajpur Sonarpur, Ramchandrapur, Rishra, Rishra, Ruiya, Salap, Sankrail, Santoshpur, Sarenga, Serampore, Shankhanagar, Simla, South Dum Dum, Srotribati, Talbandha, Teghari, Tentulkuli, Titagarh, Uluberia, Uttar Pirpur, Uttar Raypur, and Uttarpara Kotrung