Karnataka Population

Population
61,095,297
Male Population
30,965,685
Female Population
30,129,612
% of India' Population
5.05%
Sex Ratio
973
Child Sex Ratio
948
Density/km2
319
Density/mi2
825
Area (km2)
191,791
Area (mi2)
74,051
Child Population (0-6 Age)
7,161,033
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
3,675,291
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
3,485,742
Literacy
75.36%
Male Literacy
82.48%
Female Literacy
68.08%
Total Literate
40,647,322
Male Literate
22,508,471
Female Literate
18,138,851

Karnataka Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
51,317,472
84.00%
Muslims
7,893,065
12.92%
Christian
1,142,647
1.87%
Sikh
28,773
0.05%
Buddhist
95,710
0.16%
Jain
440,280
0.72%
Not Stated
166,087
0.27%
Others
11,263
0.02%
Total
61,095,297
100.00%

Karnataka Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District Bangalore
9,621,551
Least Populous District Kodagu
554,519
District with Highest Sex Ratio Udupi
1,094
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Bangalore
916
District with Highest Literacy Rate Dakshina Kannada
88.57%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Yadgir
51.83%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Bagalkot
1,889,752
989
68.82%
2. Bangalore
9,621,551
916
87.67%
3. Bangalore Rural
990,923
946
77.93%
4. Belgaum
4,779,661
973
73.48%
5. Bellary
2,452,595
983
67.43%
6. Bidar
1,703,300
956
70.51%
7. Bijapur
2,177,331
960
67.15%
8. Chamarajanagar
1,020,791
993
61.43%
9. Chikkaballapura
1,255,104
972
69.76%
10. Chikmagalur
1,137,961
1,008
79.25%
11. Chitradurga
1,659,456
974
73.71%
12. Dakshina Kannada
2,089,649
1,020
88.57%
13. Davanagere
1,945,497
972
75.74%
14. Dharwad
1,847,023
971
80.00%
15. Gadag
1,064,570
982
75.12%
16. Gulbarga
2,566,326
971
64.85%
17. Hassan
1,776,421
1,010
76.07%
18. Haveri
1,597,668
950
77.40%
19. Kodagu
554,519
1,019
82.61%
20. Kolar
1,536,401
979
74.39%
21. Koppal
1,389,920
986
68.09%
22. Mandya
1,805,769
995
70.40%
23. Mysore
3,001,127
985
72.79%
24. Raichur
1,928,812
1,000
59.56%
25. Ramanagara
1,082,636
976
69.22%
26. Shimoga
1,752,753
998
80.45%
27. Tumkur
2,678,980
984
75.14%
28. Udupi
1,177,361
1,094
86.24%
29. Uttara Kannada
1,437,169
979
84.06%
30. Yadgir
1,174,271
989
51.83%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Bagalkot
111,933
985
75.24%
2. Bangalore
8,443,675
923
79.08%
3. Belgaum
488,157
988
80.17%
4. Bellary
410,445
991
68.37%
5. Bhadravati
151,102
1,014
77.90%
6. Bidar
214,373
938
75.15%
7. Bijapur
327,427
982
72.49%
8. Chikmagalur
118,401
1,017
81.38%
9. Chitradurga
140,206
999
78.61%
10. Davanagere
434,971
979
75.64%
11. Gadag and Betigeri
172,612
1,009
75.72%
12. Gangawati
105,529
1,003
65.57%
13. Gulbarga
533,587
964
71.74%
14. Hassan
133,436
1,018
80.78%
15. Hospet
206,167
1,008
68.62%
16. Hubli and Dharwad
943,788
989
77.04%
17. Kolar
138,462
981
74.36%
18. Mandya
137,358
1,000
76.67%
19. Mangalore
488,968
1,016
85.41%
20. Mysore
893,062
999
79.29%
21. Raichur
234,073
989
67.93%
22. Ranibennur
106,406
969
76.12%
23. Robertson Pet
143,233
1,020
82.31%
24. Shimoga
322,650
991
78.89%
25. Tumkur
302,143
976
79.85%
26. Udupi
125,306
1,022
85.63%