Nalanda Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Nalanda in 2021
3,552,175
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,847,971
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,704,204

Population as per 2011 census

Population 2,877,653
Male Population 1,497,060
Female Population 1,380,593
Area (km2) 2,355
Density/km2 1,222
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 922
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 931
Literates 1,519,933
Male Literates 919,558
Female Literates 600,375
Average Literacy 64.43%
Male Literacy 74.86%
Female Literacy 53.10%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 518,681
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 268,660
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 250,021
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.02%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 17.95%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.11%

Nalanda Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
2,669,775
92.78%
3,295,570
Muslims
198,033
6.88%
244,452
Christian
1,978
0.07%
2,442
Sikh
393
0.01%
485
Buddhist
414
0.01%
511
Jain
561
0.02%
692
Not Stated
6,435
0.22%
7,943
Others
64
0.00%
79
Total
2,877,653
100.00%
3,552,175

City/Metros in Nalanda District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Biharsharif (Municipal Corporation) 297,268
366,948