Gorakhpur Population


Estimated population in 2022

Estimated population of Gorakhpur in 2022
5,145,221
Estimated population of males in 2022
2,639,032
Estimated population of males in 2022
2,506,189

Population as per 2011 census

Population 4,440,895
Male Population 2,277,777
Female Population 2,163,118
Area (km2) 3,321
Density/km2 1,337
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 950
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 909
Literates 2,700,328
Male Literates 1,593,890
Female Literates 1,106,438
Average Literacy 70.83%
Male Literacy 81.80%
Female Literacy 59.36%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 628,442
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 329,252
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 299,190
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.15%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.45%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.83%

Gorakhpur Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
4,009,037
90.28%
4,644,870
Muslims
403,847
9.09%
467,897
Christian
9,662
0.22%
11,194
Sikh
2,123
0.05%
2,460
Buddhist
2,848
0.06%
3,300
Jain
460
0.01%
533
Not Stated
12,711
0.29%
14,727
Others
207
0.00%
240
Total
4,440,895
100.00%
5,145,221

City/Metros in Gorakhpur District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2022
Gorakhpur (Municipal Corporation) 673,446
780,255