Know the current (2021) population of Uttar Pradesh and also the population according to the 2011 census.

Uttar Pradesh Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Uttar Pradesh in 2021
231,502,578
Estimated population of males in 2021
121,078,754
Estimated population of females in 2021
110,423,824

Population as per 2011 census

Population
199,812,341
Male Population
104,504,362
Female Population
95,307,979
% of Male' Population
52.30%
% of Female' Population
47.70%
% of India' Population
16.50%
Sex Ratio
912
Child Sex Ratio
902
Density/km2
829
Density/mi2
2,148
Area (km2)
240,928
Area (mi2)
93,023
Child Population (0-6 Age)
30,791,331
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
16,185,581
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
14,605,750
Literacy
67.68%
Male Literacy
77.26%
Female Literacy
57.20%
Total Literates
114,397,555
Male Literates
68,234,964
Female Literates
46,162,591
Population Rural
155,317,278
Population Rural Percentage
77.73%
Population Urban
44,495,063
Population Urban Percentage
22.27%

Uttar Pradesh Religious Data

Description
Population in 2020
Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindus
159,312,654
79.73%
184,579,641
Muslims
38,483,967
19.26%
44,587,524
Christians
356,448
0.18%
412,981
Sikhs
643,500
0.32%
745,559
Buddhists
206,285
0.10%
239,002
Jains
213,267
0.11%
247,091
Not Stated
582,622
0.29%
675,026
Others
13,598
0.01%
15,755
Total
199,812,341
100.00%
231,502,578

Uttar Pradesh Population Facts

Description Districts As per 2011 census
Most Populous District Allahabad
5,954,391
Least Populous District Mahoba
875,958
District with Highest Sex Ratio Jaunpur
1,024
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Gautam Buddha Nagar
851
District with Highest Literacy Rate Gautam Buddha Nagar
80.12%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Shravasti
46.74%
District with Highest Population Density Ghaziabad
3,967
District with Lowest Population Density Lalitpur
242

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
As per 2011 census
Estimated Population in 2021
1. Agra
4,418,797
5,119,618
2. Aligarh
3,673,889
4,256,568
3. Allahabad
5,954,391
6,898,757
4. Ambedkar Nagar
2,397,888
2,778,193
5. Amroha
1,840,221
2,132,080
6. Auraiya
1,379,545
1,598,341
7. Azamgarh
4,613,913
5,345,680
8. Baghpat
1,303,048
1,509,711
9. Bahraich
3,487,731
4,040,885
10. Ballia
3,239,774
3,753,602
11. Balrampur
2,148,665
2,489,443
12. Banda
1,799,410
2,084,796
13. Barabanki
3,260,699
3,777,846
14. Bareilly
4,448,359
5,153,869
15. Basti
2,464,464
2,855,328
16. Bijnor
3,682,713
4,266,791
17. Budaun
3,681,896
4,265,845
18. Bulandshahr
3,499,171
4,054,140
19. Chandauli
1,952,756
2,262,463
20. Chitrakoot
991,730
1,149,018
21. Deoria
3,100,946
3,592,756
22. Etah
1,774,480
2,055,913
23. Etawah
1,581,810
1,832,685
24. Faizabad
2,470,996
2,862,896
25. Farrukhabad
1,885,204
2,184,197
26. Fatehpur
2,632,733
3,050,284
27. Firozabad
2,498,156
2,894,364
28. Gautam Buddha Nagar
1,648,115
1,909,506
29. Ghaziabad
4,681,645
5,424,154
30. Ghazipur
3,620,268
4,194,443
31. Gonda
3,433,919
3,978,539
32. Gorakhpur
4,440,895
5,145,221
33. Hamirpur
1,104,285
1,279,425
34. Hardoi
4,092,845
4,741,970
35. Hathras
1,564,708
1,812,871
36. Jalaun
1,689,974
1,958,004
37. Jaunpur
4,494,204
5,206,985
38. Jhansi
1,998,603
2,315,581
39. Kannauj
1,656,616
1,919,355
40. Kanpur Nagar
4,581,268
5,307,857
41. Kasganj
1,436,719
1,664,583
42. Kaushambi
1,599,596
1,853,292
43. Kushinagar
3,564,544
4,129,881
44. Lakhimpur Kheri
4,021,243
4,659,012
45. Lalitpur
1,221,592
1,415,336
46. Lucknow
4,589,838
5,317,786
47. Maharajganj
2,684,703
3,110,497
48. Mahoba
875,958
1,014,885
49. Mainpuri
1,868,529
2,164,878
50. Mathura
2,547,184
2,951,167
51. Mau
2,205,968
2,555,835
52. Meerut
3,443,689
3,989,858
53. Mirzapur
2,496,970
2,892,989
54. Moradabad
4,772,006
5,528,846
55. Muzaffarnagar
4,143,512
4,800,673
56. Pilibhit
2,031,007
2,353,125
57. Pratapgarh
3,209,141
3,718,111
58. Rae Bareli
3,405,559
3,945,681
59. Ramabai Nagar (Kanpur Dehat)
1,796,184
2,081,059
60. Rampur
2,335,819
2,706,280
61. Saharanpur
3,466,382
4,016,150
62. Sant Kabir Nagar
1,715,183
1,987,211
63. Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)
1,578,213
1,828,518
64. Shahjahanpur
3,006,538
3,483,375
65. Shravasti
1,117,361
1,294,574
66. Siddharth Nagar
2,559,297
2,965,202
67. Sitapur
4,483,992
5,195,153
68. Sonbhadra
1,862,559
2,157,961
69. Sultanpur
3,797,117
4,399,340
70. Unnao
3,108,367
3,601,354
71. Varanasi
3,676,841
4,259,988

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
As per 2011 census
Estimated Population in 2021
1. Agra
1,585,704
1,837,197
2. Akbarpur
111,447
129,122
3. Aligarh
874,408
1,013,089
4. Allahabad
1,112,544
1,288,993
5. Amroha
198,471
229,949
6. Azamgarh
110,983
128,585
7. Bahraich
186,223
215,758
8. Ballia
104,424
120,986
9. Banda
154,428
178,920
10. Baraut
103,764
120,221
11. Bareilly
903,668
1,046,990
12. Basti
114,657
132,842
13. Budaun
159,285
184,548
14. Bulandshahr
222,519
257,811
15. Chandausi
114,383
132,524
16. Deoria
129,479
150,014
17. Etah
118,517
137,314
18. Etawah
256,838
297,573
19. Faizabad
165,228
191,433
20. Farrukhabad and Fatehgarh
276,581
320,447
21. Fatehpur
193,193
223,833
22. Firozabad
604,214
700,042
23. Ghaziabad
1,648,643
1,910,118
24. Ghazipur
110,587
128,126
25. Gonda
114,046
132,134
26. Gorakhpur
673,446
780,255
27. Greater Noida
102,054
118,240
28. Hapur
262,983
304,692
29. Hardoi
126,851
146,970
30. Hathras
135,594
157,099
31. Jaunpur
180,362
208,967
32. Jhansi
505,693
585,896
33. Kanpur
2,765,348
3,203,932
34. Kanpur Cantonment
108,534
125,747
35. Kasganj
101,277
117,340
36. Khora
190,005
220,140
37. Khurja
111,062
128,676
38. Lakhimpur
151,993
176,099
39. Lalitpur
133,305
154,447
40. Loni
516,082
597,933
41. Lucknow
2,817,105
3,263,898
42. Mainpuri
120,400
139,495
43. Mathura
349,909
405,405
44. Maunath Bhanjan
278,745
322,954
45. Meerut
1,305,429
1,512,470
46. Mirzapur and Vindhyachal
234,871
272,122
47. Modinagar
130,325
150,995
48. Moradabad
887,871
1,028,687
49. Mughalsarai
109,650
127,040
50. Muzaffarnagar
392,768
455,061
51. Noida
637,272
738,343
52. Orai
187,137
216,817
53. Pilibhit
127,988
148,287
54. Rae Bareli
191,316
221,659
55. Rampur
325,313
376,908
56. Saharanpur
705,478
817,367
57. Sambhal
220,813
255,834
58. Shahjahanpur
329,736
382,032
59. Shamli
107,266
124,278
60. Shikohabad
107,404
124,438
61. Sitapur
177,234
205,343
62. Sultanpur
107,640
124,712
63. Unnao
177,658
205,835
64. Varanasi
1,198,491
1,388,572