Jharkhand: Urban Population as per Census 2011
As per the census 2011, out of the entire population of the state, Jharkhand 24.05% people reside in urban areas. 7,933,061 people out of the total population live in urban area in which the number of males is 4,153,829 and females are 3,779,232.
In Urban areas, the sex ratio was 910 females per 1000 males. The total number of children between 0-6 years living in urban areas was 1,021,988. For urban areas in Jharkhand, the average Literacy rate was 82.26 %. The males were 88.44% literate and females at 75.47%. In Jharkhand, total literates in urban region were 5,684,991 as per Census 2011.
Districts of Jharkhand with Highest Urban Population
- Dhanbad 1,560,394
- Purbi Singhbhum 1,274,591
- Ranchi 1,257,335
- Bokaro 983,644
- Ramgarh 418,955
Districts of Jharkhand with Lowest Urban Population
- Simdega 42,944
- Khunti 44,982
- Latehar 51,858
- Chatra 62,954
- Godda 64,419