Jharkhand Population

Population
32,988,134
Male Population
16,934,360
Female Population
16,053,774
% of India' Population
2.72%
Sex Ratio
948
Child Sex Ratio
948
Density/km2
414
Density/mi2
1,072
Area (km2)
79,716
Area (mi2)
30,779
Child Population (0-6 Age)
5,389,495
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
2,767,147
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
2,622,348
Literacy
66.41%
Male Literacy
76.81%
Female Literacy
55.43%
Total Literate
18,328,069
Male Literate
10,882,519
Female Literate
7,445,550

Jharkhand Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
22,376,051
67.83%
Muslims
4,793,994
14.53%
Christian
1,418,608
4.30%
Sikh
71,422
0.22%
Buddhist
8,956
0.03%
Jain
14,974
0.05%
Not Stated
68,343
0.21%
Others
4,235,786
12.84%
Total
32,988,134
100.00%

Jharkhand Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District Ranchi
2,914,253
Least Populous District Lohardaga
461,790
District with Highest Sex Ratio Pashchimi Singhbhum
1,005
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Dhanbad
909
District with Highest Literacy Rate Ranchi
76.06%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Pakur
48.82%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Bokaro
2,062,330
922
72.01%
2. Chatra
1,042,886
953
60.18%
3. Deoghar
1,492,073
925
64.85%
4. Dhanbad
2,684,487
909
74.52%
5. Dumka
1,321,442
977
61.02%
6. Garhwa
1,322,784
935
60.33%
7. Giridih
2,445,474
944
63.14%
8. Godda
1,313,551
938
56.40%
9. Gumla
1,025,213
993
65.73%
10. Hazaribagh
1,734,495
947
69.75%
11. Jamtara
791,042
954
64.59%
12. Khunti
531,885
997
63.86%
13. Kodarma
716,259
950
66.84%
14. Latehar
726,978
967
59.51%
15. Lohardaga
461,790
985
67.61%
16. Pakur
900,422
989
48.82%
17. Palamu
1,939,869
928
63.63%
18. Pashchimi Singhbhum
1,502,338
1,005
58.63%
19. Purbi Singhbhum
2,293,919
949
75.49%
20. Ramgarh
949,443
921
73.17%
21. Ranchi
2,914,253
949
76.06%
22. Sahibganj
1,150,567
952
52.04%
23. Saraikela Kharsawan
1,065,056
956
67.70%
24. Simdega
599,578
997
67.99%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Adityapur
174,355
902
70.64%
2. Bokaro Steel
414,820
889
73.23%
3. Chas
141,640
895
72.84%
4. Deoghar
203,123
881
74.33%
5. Dhanbad
1,162,472
891
69.33%
6. Giridih
114,533
910
73.04%
7. Hazaribag
142,489
922
78.98%
8. Jamshedpur
631,364
920
77.66%
9. Mango
223,805
930
74.56%
10. Ranchi
1,073,427
921
77.05%