Bhopal Population


Estimated population in 2022

Estimated population of Bhopal in 2022
2,775,090
Estimated population of males in 2022
1,446,767
Estimated population of males in 2022
1,328,323

Population as per 2011 census

Population 2,371,061
Male Population 1,236,130
Female Population 1,134,931
Area (km2) 2,772
Density/km2 855
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 918
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 920
Literates 1,660,690
Male Literates 920,314
Female Literates 740,376
Average Literacy 80.37%
Male Literacy 85.42%
Female Literacy 74.87%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 304,713
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 158,721
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 145,992
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.85%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.84%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.86%

Bhopal Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
1,755,861
74.05%
2,055,060
Muslims
525,434
22.16%
614,968
Christian
23,432
0.99%
27,425
Sikh
10,789
0.46%
12,627
Buddhist
21,688
0.91%
25,384
Jain
25,950
1.09%
30,372
Not Stated
7,572
0.32%
8,862
Others
335
0.01%
392
Total
2,371,061
100.00%
2,775,090

City/Metros in Bhopal District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2022
Bhopal (Municipal Corporation) 1,798,218
2,104,634