Katihar Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Katihar in 2021
3,790,878
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,975,571
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,815,307

Population as per 2011 census

Population 3,071,029
Male Population 1,600,430
Female Population 1,470,599
Area (km2) 3,057
Density/km2 1,005
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 919
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 961
Literates 1,280,190
Male Literates 762,256
Female Literates 517,934
Average Literacy 52.24%
Male Literacy 59.36%
Female Literacy 44.39%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 620,332
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 316,391
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 303,941
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 20.20%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.77%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 20.67%

Katihar Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
1,684,589
54.85%
2,079,457
Muslims
1,365,645
44.47%
1,685,752
Christian
8,659
0.28%
10,689
Sikh
2,754
0.09%
3,400
Buddhist
212
0.01%
262
Jain
507
0.02%
626
Not Stated
6,522
0.21%
8,051
Others
2,141
0.07%
2,643
Total
3,071,029
100.00%
3,790,878

City/Metros in Katihar District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Katihar (Municipal Corporation) 226,261
279,297