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| Last Updated:: 15/02/2016

Slum and Non-Slum Population, Sex ratio and Literacy rate by City/ Towns, in Maharashtra State. 2001

 

Population    >   2015-16

 

Towns/City Slum Non-Slum
Population Sex Ratio Literacy Rate Population Sex Ratio
Greater Mumbai 5823510 769 83.13 6090888 853
Nagpur 726664 950 85.93 1324656 945
Pune 531337 924 75.62 2008732 914
Thane 420276 817 84.21 841241 897
Amravati 232619 942 85.25 316751 931
Solapur 231420 970 68.60 641617 959
Malegaon 212577 957 71.80 196613 964
Nashik 142234 924 71.00 934733 848
Navi Mumbai 138621 736 71.34 565326 788
Aurangabad 136276 907 79.38 736391 900
Akola 135009 936 78.86 264969 938
Pimprichinchwad 129357 888 67.88 877060 847
Bhiwandi 111304 573 70.80 487399 640
Dhule 92718 953 75.48 248755 911
Nanded-Waghala 82715 933 76.20 347883 965
Kamptee 78854 980 87.78 5486 959
Parbhani 76324 961 70.78 182846 925
Bid 74283 926 83.76 63808 921
Latur 71040 933 77.87 228788 911
Kolhapur 67462 974 72.40 417721 918
Achalpur 66790 929 85.92 40514 925
Ambarnath 64195 913 80.61 139600 891
Jalgaon 62696 938 75.64 305883 898
Jalna 56157 946 75.37 179372 931
Ulhasnagar 53717 766 75.88 419226 895
Chandrapur 50795 930 79.17 246817 1019
Ballarpur 49298 936 82.82 40697 927
Bhandara 46271 967 87.66 38763 946
Yavatmal 43232 961 83.30 79674 953
Gondiya 38942 999 83.87 81936 956
Mira-Bhayandar 37241 560 72.05 483060 835
Barshi 36300 947 77.44 68486 942
Khamgaon 36090 942 82.35 52580 924
Kalvan-Dombivli 34854 843 70.24 1158412 885
Wardha 32042 945 81.92 79028 929
Buldana 28189 920 82.33 34790 928
Sangli-Miraj-Kumwad 26358 1020 66.67 410281 943
Parli 25834 935 71.41 62676 914
Hinganghat 25360 934 86.70 66965 924
Hingoli 23954 983 65.65 45598 935
Ahmednagar 21852 977 76.21 285603 925
Malkapur 21320 936 72.24 39695 947
Bhusawal 20110 944 72.89 152256 931
Pusad 19380 968 76.62 47772 932
Amalner 18655 963 70.10 72801 915
Ichalkaranji 18118 966 65.67 239454 889
Virar 18101 721 76.61 100844 894
Akot 17753 925 73.94 63043 933
Nandurbar 16807 1006 69.28 77558 903
Shrirampur 15096 971 72.32 66174 964
Osmanabad 13622 922 71.24 66990 921
Udgir 13465 968 71.05 78443 901
Pandharpur 12146 926 68.31 79235 935
Ratnagiri 12023 932 70.15 58312 891
Manmad 10378 999 77.74 62034 949
Ambejogai 9877 919 78.32 59400 904
Badlapur 7670 823 70.59 90247 893
Panvel 7541 914 81.46 96490 891
Chalisgaon 7396 914 69.37 83698 911
Satara 6177 984 60.00 101866 928
Nalasopara 3167 739 52.60 181497 855
Sangamner 1036 890 70.79 60922 956
Maharashtra 10644605 829 80.93 23158855  



Source: Director of Census Operations, Maharashtra, Mumbai, "Census of India 2001, Maharashtra Population Data" Sex Ratio: Number of females per 1000 males. Literacy rate: Percentage of literates to the total population age 7 years and above Note: Registrar General, Census Operation, during 2001 census identifies slums as: Slum areas include (i) All areas notified as 'slum' by State/Local Government and UT Administration under any Act, (ii) All areas recognized as 'slum' by State/Local Government and UT Administration which have not been formally notified as slum under any Act; (iii) A compact area of at least 300 population or about 60-70 household of policy built congested tenements, in unhygienic environment usually with inadequate infrastructure and lacking in proper sanitary and drinking water facilities. On the basis of above criteria the slum blocks have been formed.