2020 Odisha Population: Sex Ratio, Literacy, Census 2021 and More information and details have been provided here. Odisha- the land of paddy fields and palm-fringed silver beaches, temples, rivers, waterfalls and tribal people, is filled with major attractions such as the temples of Bhubaneshwar and Puri, miles of clean beaches and the magnificent Sun Temple of Konark.
Tourism in Odisha is one of the main contributors to the Economy of Odisha, India, with a 500 km (310 mi) long coastline, towering mountains, serene lakes and frolicking rivers. Odisha is one of the major tourism sectors of India, with various tourists’ attractions, ranging from wildlife reserves, beaches, temples, monuments, the arts and festivals.
Orissa Population 2020 and Fast Facts
As per prediction, population of Orissa in 2020 will be 4.70 Crore. Orissa or Odisha is one of the major states of India both in terms of land area and population wise. The state is ranked at eleventh position in terms of Population in India.
|Approximate Population||4.2 Crores||3.68 Crore|
|Percantage of total Population||3.47%||3.58%|
|Child Sex Ratio||941||953|
|Total Child Population (0-6 Age)||5,273,194||5,358,810|
|Male Population (0-6 Age)||2,716,497||2,744,552|
|Female Population (0-6 Age)||2,556,697||2,614,258|
|Literacy||72.87 %||63.08 %|
|Male Literacy||81.59 %||75.35 %|
|Female Literacy||64.01 %||50.51 %|
Odisha Population by Religion – Religious Data 2011
|Other Religion||478,317||1.14 %|
|Not Available||76,919||0.18 %|
Orissa Urban and Rural Population 2011
|Population (%)||83.31 %||16.69 %|
|Population Growth||11.77 %||26.94 %|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6)||946||913|
|Child Population (0-6)||4,525,870||747,324|
|Child Percentage (0-6)||12.94 %||10.67 %|
|Average Literacy||70.22 %||85.75 %|
|Male Literacy||79.65 %||90.72 %|
|Female Literacy||59.95 %||74.31 %|
Odisha Big Cities Population 2011
In late 2011 the state’s name was officially changed from Orissa to Odisha. Area 60,119 square miles (155,707 square km). Pop. (2011) 41,947,358.
|Bhubaneswar (Municipal Corporation)||843,402||446,204||397,198|
|Cuttack (Municipal Corporation)||610,189||316,242||293,947|
|Brahmapur Town (Municipal Corporation)||356,598||185,754||170,844|
|Raurkela Industrial Township (Industrial Township)||210,317||109,333||100,984|
|Puri Town (Municipality)||200,564||104,086||96,478|
Odisha Large Metropolitan Population
|Large Metropolitan Region||Population||Male||Female|
Orissa Literacy Rate 2011
- 2011: Literacy rate in Orissa was 72.87 percent as per 2011 population census. Male 81.59%, Female 64.01%
- 2001: Literacy rate in Orissa was 63.08 percent as per 2001 population census. Male 75.35%, Female 50.51%
Orissa Population Density 2011
- 2011: Total area of Orissa is 155,707 sq. km. Density of Orissa is 270 per sq km.
- 2001: Density of Orissa was 236 per sq km
Orissa Sex Ratio 2011 – Gender Ratio (Male / Female)
As per the 2011 statistics of India, the aggregate population of Odisha is 41,947,358, of which 21,201,678 are male and 20,745,680 are female.
- 2011: Sex Ratio in Orissa was female 979 / 1000 male
- 2001: Sex Ratio in Orissa was female 972 / 1000 male
Orissa 2020 Population and More
The population of all cities and towns in the State of Odisha (Orissa) by census years.
Article Title: 2020 Odisha Population: Sex Ratio, Literacy, Census 2021 and More
Article first published on November 29, 2019.