Murshidabad Population


Estimated population in 2022

Estimated population of Murshidabad in 2022
7,852,548
Estimated population of males in 2022
4,009,909
Estimated population of males in 2022
3,842,639

Population as per 2011 census

Population 7,103,807
Male Population 3,627,564
Female Population 3,476,243
Area (km2) 5,324
Density/km2 1,334
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 958
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 968
Literates 4,055,834
Male Literates 2,177,187
Female Literates 1,878,647
Average Literacy 66.59%
Male Literacy 69.95%
Female Literacy 63.09%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 1,013,392
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 514,876
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 498,516
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.27%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.19%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.34%

Murshidabad Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
2,359,061
33.21%
2,607,706
Muslims
4,707,573
66.27%
5,203,751
Christian
18,102
0.25%
20,010
Sikh
766
0.01%
847
Buddhist
348
0.00%
385
Jain
3,037
0.04%
3,357
Not Stated
7,491
0.11%
8,281
Others
7,429
0.10%
8,212
Total
7,103,807
100.00%
7,852,548

City/Metros in Murshidabad District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2022
Baharampur (Municipality) 195,223
215,800