Patna City Population

Description
City Patna
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Patna Metropolitan
State Bihar

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
City Population
1,684,222
893,399
790,823
2,079,004
Literates
1,234,931
685,849
549,082
1,524,399
Children (0-6)
203,041
108,188
94,853
250,634
Average Literacy (%)
83.37
87.35
78.89
Sex Ratio
885
Child Sex Ratio
877

Patna Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
1,455,059
86.40%
1,796,125
Muslims
206,581
12.27%
255,004
Christian
8,557
0.51%
10,563
Sikh
3,907
0.23%
4,823
Buddhist
302
0.02%
373
Jain
1,516
0.09%
1,871
Not Stated
8,249
0.49%
10,183

Patna Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
Population
2,049,156
1,087,285
961,871
2,529,478
Literates
1,484,749
827,725
657,024
1,832,774
Children (0-6)
254,465
135,348
119,117
314,112
Average Literacy (%)
82.73%
86.95%
77.96%
Sex Ratio
885
Child Sex Ratio
880

Patna Metropolitan Areas

Badalpura, Dinapur Cantonment, Dinapur Nizamat, Khagaul, Nohsa, Pataliputra Housing Colony, Patna, Phulwari Sharif, and Saidpura