Purnia City Population

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

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
City Population
282,248
148,077
134,171
348,407
Literates
174,658
98,145
76,513
215,598
Children (0-6)
43,050
22,038
21,012
53,141
Average Literacy (%)
73.02
77.87
67.62
Sex Ratio
906
Child Sex Ratio
953

Purnia Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
212,228
75.34%
261,974
Muslims
65,643
23.30%
81,030
Christian
1,699
0.60%
2,097
Sikh
335
0.12%
414
Buddhist
52
0.02%
64
Jain
995
0.35%
1,228
Not Stated
724
0.26%
894

Purnia Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
Population
312,669
164,031
148,638
385,959
Literates
192,181
108,176
84,005
237,228
Children (0-6)
47,935
24,580
23,355
59,171
Average Literacy (%)
72.59%
77.57%
67.05%
Sex Ratio
906
Child Sex Ratio
950

Purnia Metropolitan Areas

Kasba and Purnia