2020 Madhya Pradesh Population: Sex Ratio, Literacy, Projected Census 2012-2020 and More details given here. Madhya Pradesh is one of the few states that is surrounded by other states on all its sides. It lies in the plain regions of the country and occupies one of the oldest parts of the Indian Subcontinent which was once the land of the Gonds called the Gondwana. Madhya Pradesh, often called the “Heart of India” is a state located in the central India. This historical land shares its boundaries with Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan.
So, let’s see important population figures i.e. 2020 Madhya Pradesh Population.
Madhya Pradesh Population 2020 and Fast Facts
As per prediction, population of Madhya Pradesh will be 8.40 Crore in 2020. To get the population of Madhya Pradesh in 2020, the population of the past 5 years has to be taken into account.
|Approximate Population||7.27 Crores||6.03 Crore|
|Percantage of total Population||6.00%||5.87%|
|Child Sex Ratio||918||932|
|Total Child Population (0-6 Age)||10,809,395||10,782,214|
|Male Population (0-6 Age)||5,636,172||5,579,847|
|Female Population (0-6 Age)||5,173,223||5,202,367|
|Literacy||69.32 %||63.74 %|
|Male Literacy||78.73 %||76.06 %|
|Female Literacy||59.24 %||50.29 %|
Madhya Pradesh Population by Religion – Religious Data 2011 (2021 Census Data will be updated soon)
Hinduism is the major religion in the state with 91 % following. Islam is the second most well-known religion in Madhya Pradesh with around 7 % following. Christianity, Sikhism, and Jains are different religions followed here in small numbers.
|Other Religion||599,594||0.83 %|
|Not Available||97,625||0.13 %|
Madhya Pradesh Urban Population 2011 and Rural Population 2011
It is expected that the state will experience a higher population growth rate in the years to come.
|Population (%)||72.37 %||27.63 %|
|Population Growth||18.42 %||25.69 %|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6)||923||901|
|Child Population (0-6)||8,325,731||2,483,664|
|Child Percentage (0-6)||15.84 %||12.38 %|
|Average Literacy||63.94 %||82.85 %|
|Male Literacy||74.74 %||88.67 %|
|Female Literacy||48.49 %||69.46 %|
Madhya Pradesh Big Cities Population in 2011 (Census 2020-2021 data will be updated soon)
As can be seen from the year 2015-19, the population of the state has gone up by 3.9804 Million in the past 5 years.
|Indore (Municipal Corporation)||1,964,086||1,020,057||944,029|
|Bhopal (Municipal Corporation)||1,798,218||936,168||862,050|
|Gwalior (Municipal Corporation)||1,069,276||569,003||500,273|
|Jabalpur (Municipal Corporation)||1,055,525||545,510||510,015|
|Ujjain (Municipal Corporation)||515,215||264,871||250,344|
|Dewas (Municipal Corporation)||289,550||150,081||139,469|
|Satna (Municipal Corporation)||280,222||147,874||132,348|
|Sagar (Municipal Corporation)||273,296||142,766||130,530|
|Ratlam (Municipal Corporation)||264,914||134,915||129,999|
|Rewa (Municipal Corporation)||235,654||124,012||111,642|
Madhya Pradesh Large Metropolitan Population in 2011 (Census 2020-2021 data will be updated soon)
|Large Metropolitan Region||Population||Male||Female|
Madhya Pradesh Literacy Rate 2011
- 2011: Literacy rate in Madhya Pradesh is 69.32 percent as per 2011 population census. Male literacy is 78.73 percent. Female literacy is 59.24 percent.
- 2001: Literacy rate in Madhya Pradesh was 63.74 percent. Male 76.06% and Female 50.29%
Madhya Pradesh Population Density 2011 – Census 2021 data will be updated in 2020-2021
Madhya Pradesh enjoys a pretty good population growth rate and this has been consistent from many years. It is expected that the state will experience a higher population growth rate in the years to come.
- 2011: Total area of Madhya Pradesh is 308,252 sq. km. Density of Madhya Pradesh is 236 per sq km.
- 2001: Density of Madhya Pradesh was 196 per sq km.
Madhya Pradesh Sex Ratio om 2011 (Census 2001 data will be updated soon)
- 2011: Sex Ratio in Madhya Pradesh is Female 931 / 1000 male
- 2001: Sex Ratio in Madhya Pradesh is Female 919 / 1000 male
Madhya Pradesh 2020 Population and 2021 Census (Updated soon)
One of the reasons for this is the number of people coming over here from neighboring states for a better standard of living.
Article Title: 2020 Madhya Pradesh Population: Sex Ratio, Literacy, Projected Census 2012-2020 and More
Article first published on November 23, 2019.