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Census 2011 - Siwan

Siwan District Overview

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

Siwan District Population 2011

In 2011, Siwan had population of 33,18,176 of which male and female were 16,72,121 and 16,46,055 respectively. In 2001 census, Siwan had a population of 27,14,349 of which males were 13,36,283 and remaining 13,78,066 were females. Siwan District population constituted 3.20 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Siwan District was at 3.27 percent of Maharashtra population. 

Siwan District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 22.25 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Siwan District recorded increase of 24.78 percent to its population compared to 1991. 

Siwan District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Siwan district for 2011 is 1,495 people per sq. km. In 2001, Siwan district density was at 1,223 people per sq. km. Siwan district administers 2,219 square kilometers of areas. 

Siwan Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Siwan in 2011 were 71.59 compared to 51.65 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 82.77 and 60.35 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 67.26 and 36.88 in Siwan District. Total literate in Siwan District were 19,94,056 of which male and female were 11,55,972 and 8,38,084 respectively. In 2001, Siwan District had 11,18,027 in its district. 



Siwan Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Siwan, it stood at 984 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 1031. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 934 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 934 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data. 

Siwan Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Siwan. There were total 5,32,868 children under age of 0-6 against 5,49,611 of 2001 census. Of total 5,32,868 male and female were 2,75,500 and 2,57,368 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 934 compared to 934 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 16.06 percent of Siwan District compared to 20.25 percent of 2001. There was net change of -4.19 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 33,18,176 27,14,349
Male 16,72,121 13,36,283
Female 16,46,055 13,78,066
Population Growth 22.25% 24.78%
Area Sq. Km 2,219 2,219
Density/km2 1,495 1,223
Proportion to Bihar Population 3.20% 3.27%


Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 984 1031
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 934 934
Average Literacy 71.59 51.65
Male Literacy 82.77 67.26
Female Literacy 60.35 36.88
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 5,32,868 5,49,611
Male Population (0-6 Age) 2,75,500 2,84,195
Female Population (0-6 Age) 2,57,368 2,65,416
Literates 19,94,056 11,18,027
Male Literates 11,55,972 7,07,675
Female Literates 8,38,084 4,10,352
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.06% 20.25%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.48% 21.27%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.64% 19.26%



Siwan census population Siwan census population


Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 94.51 % 5.49 %
Total Population 31,35,865 1,82,311
Male Population 15,76,783 95,338
Female Population 15,59,082 86,973
Sex Ratio 989 912
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 937 880
Child Population (0-6) 5,08,332 24,536
Male Child(0-6) 2,62,452 13,048
Female Child(0-6) 2,45,880 11,488
Child Percentage (0-6) 16.21 % 13.46 %
Male Child Percentage 16.64 % 13.69 %
Female Child Percentage 15.77 % 13.21 %
Literates 18,64,407 1,29,649
Male Literates 10,82,341 73,631
Female Literates 7,82,066 56,018
Average Literacy 70.96 % 82.17 %
Male Literacy 82.35 % 89.48 %
Female Literacy 59.55 % 74.21 %

Siwan District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Siwan population for 2011 census, 5.49 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 182,311 people lives in urban areas of which males are 95,338 and females are 86,973. Sex Ratio in urban region of Siwan district is 912 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Siwan district was 880 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 24,536 of which males and females were 13,048 and 11,488. This child population figure of Siwan district is 13.69 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Siwan district as per census 2011 is 82.17 % of which males and females are 89.48 % and 74.21 % literates respectively. In actual number 129,649 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 73,631 and 56,018 respectively. 

Siwan District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 94.51 % population of Siwan districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Siwan district population living in rural areas is 3,135,865 of which males and females are 1,576,783 and 1,559,082 respectively. In rural areas of Siwan district, sex ratio is 989 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Siwan district is considered, figure is 937 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 508,332 in rural areas of which males were 262,452 and females were 245,880. The child population comprises 16.64 % of total rural population of Siwan district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Siwan district is 70.96 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 82.35 and 59.55 percent respectively. In total, 1,864,407 people were literate of which males and females were 1,082,341 and 782,066 respectively. 
All details regarding Siwan District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of Siwan District.

Urban Agglomerations inside Siwan District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Siwan District

Cities inside Siwan District Population Male Female
Siwan (Nagar Panchayat) 1,34,458 70,670 63,788