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Kolkata

District in West Bengal (India)

Contents: Population

The population development of Kolkata as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

KolkataDistrict4,399,8194,572,8764,496,694
Bhārat [India]Republic846,387,8881,028,737,4361,210,854,977

Source: Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner (web), Delimitation Commission of India (web).

Explanation: States and districts in the boundaries of 2017. Population figures of new delimitated districts are mostly computed by using subdistricts in the boundaries of 2011. Thus, slight deviatiations from the actual population are possible in some cases. Area figures of new delimitated districts are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2011)
males2,356,766
females2,139,928
Urbanization (C 2011)
urban4,496,694
Population Group (C 2011)
»Scheduled Castes«241,932
»Scheduled Tribes«10,684
not indigenous4,244,078
Literacy (A7+) (C 2011)
yes3,588,137
no569,234
Age Groups (C 2011)
0-6 years339,323
7+ years4,157,371

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