Patna Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Patna in 2021
7,207,001
Estimated population of males in 2021
3,800,115
Estimated population of males in 2021
3,406,886

Population as per 2011 census

Population 5,838,465
Male Population 3,078,512
Female Population 2,759,953
Area (km2) 3,202
Density/km2 1,823
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 897
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 909
Literates 3,459,679
Male Literates 2,028,047
Female Literates 1,431,632
Average Literacy 70.68%
Male Literacy 78.48%
Female Literacy 61.96%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 943,552
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 494,228
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 449,324
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.16%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.05%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.28%

Patna Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
5,356,075
91.74%
6,611,539
Muslims
439,952
7.54%
543,077
Christian
12,551
0.21%
15,493
Sikh
4,803
0.08%
5,929
Buddhist
1,062
0.02%
1,311
Jain
2,151
0.04%
2,655
Not Stated
21,668
0.37%
26,747
Others
203
0.00%
251
Total
5,838,465
100.00%
7,207,001

City/Metros in Patna District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Dinapur Nizamat (Nagar Parishad) 182,429
225,190
Patna (Municipal Corporation) 1,684,222
2,079,004