Paschim Medinipur Population


Estimated population in 2022

Estimated population of Paschim Medinipur in 2022
6,536,735
Estimated population of males in 2022
3,324,916
Estimated population of males in 2022
3,211,819

Population as per 2011 census

Population 5,913,457
Male Population 3,007,885
Female Population 2,905,572
Area (km2) 9,368
Density/km2 631
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 966
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 963
Literates 4,078,412
Male Literates 2,266,913
Female Literates 1,811,499
Average Literacy 78.00%
Male Literacy 85.26%
Female Literacy 70.50%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 685,012
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 349,031
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 335,981
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.58%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.60%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.56%

Paschim Medinipur Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
5,056,953
85.52%
5,589,956
Muslims
620,554
10.49%
685,960
Christian
23,287
0.39%
25,741
Sikh
2,854
0.05%
3,155
Buddhist
2,019
0.03%
2,232
Jain
1,550
0.03%
1,713
Not Stated
21,962
0.37%
24,277
Others
184,278
3.12%
203,701
Total
5,913,457
100.00%
6,536,735

City/Metros in Paschim Medinipur District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2022
Kharagpur (Municipality) 207,604
229,485
Medinipur (Municipality) 169,264
187,104