Samastipur District : Census 2011

Samastipur District Population 2011

In 2011, Samastipur had population of 4,254,782 of which male and female were 2,228,432 and 2,026,350 respectively. In 2001 census, Samastipur had a population of 3,394,793 of which males were 1,760,692 and remaining 1,634,101 were females.

Samastipur District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 25.33 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Samastipur District recorded increase of 25.63 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Samastipur District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Samastipur district for 2011 is 1,465 people per sq. km. In 2001, Samastipur district density was at 1,169 people per sq. km. Samastipur district administers 2,904 square kilometers of areas.

Samastipur Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Samastipur in 2011 were 63.81 compared to 45.13 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 73.09 and 53.52 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 57.59 and 31.67 in Samastipur District. Total literate in Samastipur District were 2,214,498 of which male and female were 1,333,406 and 881,092 respectively. In 2001, Samastipur District had 1,211,152 in its district.

Samastipur Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Samastipur, it stood at 909 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 928. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 941 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 938 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Samastipur Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Samastipur. There were total 784,203 children under age of 0-6 against 711,168 of 2001 census. Of total 784,203 male and female were 404,068 and 380,135 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 941 compared to 938 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 18.43 percent of Samastipur District compared to 20.95 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.52 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 4,254,782 3,394,793
Male 2,228,432 1,760,692
Female 2,026,350 1,634,101
Population Growth 25.33% 25.63%
Area Sq. Km 2904 2904
Density/Sq.2 1465 1169
Proportion to Bihar Population 4.10% 4.09%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 909 928
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 941 938
Average Literacy 63.81 45.13
Male Literacy 73.09 57.59
Female Literacy 53.52 31.67
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 784,203 711,168
Male Population (0-6 Age) 404,068 366,978
Female Population (0-6 Age) 380,135 344,190
Literates 2,214,498 1,211,152
Male Literates 1,333,406 802,593
Female Literates 881,092 408,559
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.43% 20.95%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.13% 20.84%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.76% 21.06%
Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 96.54% 3.46
Total Population 4,107,725 147,057
Male Population 2,150,966 77,466
Female Population 1,956,759 69,591
Sex Ratio 910 898
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 942 897
Child Population (0-6) 764,004 20,199
Male Child (0-6) 393,421 10,647
Female Child (0-6) 370,583 9,552
Literates 2,110,007 104,491
Male Literates 1,274,768 58,638
Female Literates 835,239 45,853
Average Literacy 63.10 % 82.37 %
Male Literacy 72.53 % 87.76 %
Female Literacy 52.66 % 76.37 %

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