NIC Bareilly

Government of India

Census Data

An official Census 2011 detail of Bareilly, a district of Uttar Pradesh has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Uttar Pradesh. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Bareilly District of Uttar Pradesh.

In 2011, Bareilly had population of 4,448,359 of which male and female were 2,357,665 and 2,090,694 respectively. In 2001 census, Bareilly had a population of 3,618,589 of which males were 1,934,119 and remaining 1,684,470 were females. Bareilly District population constituted 2.23 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Bareilly District was at 2.18 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 22.93 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Bareilly District recorded increase of 27.66 percent to its population compared to 1991.



With regards to Sex Ratio in Bareilly, it stood at 887 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 871. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 903 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 906 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Bareilly. There were total 701,416 children under age of 0-6 against 719,217 of 2001 census. Of total 701,416 male and female were 368,591 and 332,825 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 903 compared to 906 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 15.77 percent of Bareilly District compared to 19.88 percent of 2001. There was net change of -4.11 percent in this compared to previous census of India.


Out of the total Bareilly population for 2011 census, 35.26 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 1,568,409 people lives in urban areas of which males are 827,309 and females are 741,100. Sex Ratio in urban region of Bareilly district is 896 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Bareilly district was 905 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 205,834 of which males and females were 108,058 and 97,776. This child population figure of Bareilly district is 13.06 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Bareilly district as per census 2011 is 63.05 % of which males and females are 68.95 % and 56.46 % literates respectively. In actual number 859,153 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 495,929 and 363,224 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 64.74 % population of Bareilly districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Bareilly district population living in rural areas is 2,879,950 of which males and females are 1,530,356 and 1,349,594 respectively. In rural areas of Bareilly district, sex ratio is 882 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Bareilly district is considered, figure is 902 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 495,582 in rural areas of which males were 260,533 and females were 235,049. The child population comprises 17.02 % of total rural population of Bareilly district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Bareilly district is 55.89 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 66.68 and 43.59 percent respectively. In total, 1,332,606 people were literate of which males and females were 846,768 and 485,838 respectively.