Hooghly Population


Estimated population in 2022

Estimated population of Hooghly in 2022
6,100,863
Estimated population of males in 2022
3,111,317
Estimated population of males in 2022
2,989,546

Population as per 2011 census

Population 5,519,145
Male Population 2,814,653
Female Population 2,704,492
Area (km2) 3,149
Density/km2 1,753
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 961
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 952
Literates 4,078,388
Male Literates 2,211,777
Female Literates 1,866,611
Average Literacy 81.80%
Male Literacy 87.03%
Female Literacy 76.36%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 533,210
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 273,116
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 260,094
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.66%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.70%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.62%

Hooghly Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
4,574,569
82.89%
5,056,729
Muslims
870,204
15.77%
961,924
Christian
7,300
0.13%
8,069
Sikh
2,662
0.05%
2,943
Buddhist
1,730
0.03%
1,912
Jain
2,160
0.04%
2,388
Not Stated
11,470
0.21%
12,679
Others
49,050
0.89%
54,220
Total
5,519,145
100.00%
6,100,863

City/Metros in Hooghly District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2022
Champdani (Municipality) 111,251
122,977
Chandannagar (Municipal Corporation) 166,867
184,455
Hugli and Chinsurah (Municipality) 177,259
195,942
Rishra (Municipality) 124,577
137,707
Serampore (Municipality) 181,842
201,008
Uttarpara Kotrung (Municipality) 159,147
175,921