Varanasi Population 2021

1,692,509
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Varanasi's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,692,509. In 1950, the population of Varanasi was 362,923. Varanasi has grown by 27,567 since 2015, which represents a 1.66% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Varanasi, which typically includes Varanasi's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Varanasi Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20352,265,7742.10%46,652
20342,219,1222.14%46,400
20332,172,7222.17%46,060
20322,126,6622.19%45,595
20312,081,0672.21%45,043
20302,036,0242.23%44,345
20291,991,6792.23%43,458
20281,948,2212.22%42,298
20271,905,9232.19%40,848
20261,865,0752.14%39,062
20251,826,0132.07%36,966
20241,789,0471.97%34,622
20231,754,4251.87%32,166
20221,722,2591.76%29,750
20211,692,5091.66%27,567
20201,664,9421.57%25,804
20191,639,1381.52%24,531
20181,614,6071.65%26,164
20171,588,4431.65%25,741
20161,562,7021.65%25,323
20151,537,3791.65%24,913
20141,512,4661.65%24,509
20131,487,9571.65%24,113
20121,463,8441.65%23,721
20111,440,1231.65%23,337
20101,416,7861.65%22,960
20091,393,8261.64%22,556
20081,371,2701.65%22,252
20071,349,0181.65%21,861
20061,327,1571.65%21,507
20051,305,6501.64%21,129
20041,284,5211.65%20,844
20031,263,6771.65%20,478
20021,243,1991.65%20,146
20011,223,0531.60%19,261
20001,203,7921.58%18,745
19991,185,0471.58%18,428
19981,166,6191.58%18,142
19971,148,4771.58%17,835
19961,130,6421.58%17,606
19951,113,0361.58%17,308
19941,095,7281.58%17,039
19931,078,6891.58%16,752
19921,061,9371.58%16,536
19911,045,4012.27%23,179
19901,022,2222.61%26,047
1989996,1752.61%25,349
1988970,8262.62%24,770
1987946,0562.61%24,107
1986921,9492.61%23,491
1985898,4582.61%22,862
1984875,5962.62%22,341
1983853,2552.61%21,742
1982831,5132.61%21,187
1981810,3262.47%19,507
1980790,8192.40%18,541
1979772,2782.40%18,082
1978754,1962.40%17,659
1977736,5372.39%17,221
1976719,3162.40%16,865
1975702,4512.40%16,447
1974686,0042.40%16,062
1973669,9422.39%15,664
1972654,2782.40%15,340
1971638,9382.31%14,427
1970624,5112.28%13,928
1969610,5832.28%13,598
1968596,9852.28%13,332
1967583,6532.28%13,017
1966570,6362.28%12,726
1965557,9102.28%12,425
1964545,4852.28%12,182
1963533,3032.28%11,894
1962521,4092.28%11,628
1961509,7812.88%14,257
1960495,5243.19%15,314
1959480,2103.18%14,820
1958465,3903.18%14,363
1957451,0273.18%13,901
1956437,1263.19%13,509
1955423,6173.18%13,073
1954410,5443.18%12,671
1953397,8733.18%12,262
1952385,6113.19%11,917
1951373,6942.97%10,771
1950362,9230.00%

Varanasi Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Delhi31,181,3762.94%
Mumbai20,667,6561.26%
Kolkata14,974,0730.84%
Bangalore12,764,9353.56%
Chennai11,235,0182.41%
Hyderabad10,268,6532.64%
Ahmedabad8,253,2262.40%
Surat7,489,7424.25%
Pune6,807,9842.69%
Jaipur4,007,5052.51%
Lucknow3,764,6192.40%
Kozhikode3,742,1985.25%
Malappuram3,608,9286.42%
Thrissur3,212,6044.71%
Kochi3,193,0293.60%
Kanpur3,153,4250.94%
Indore3,113,4453.21%
Nagpur2,940,4871.63%
Coimbatore2,860,4452.65%
Thiruvananthapuram2,690,7034.10%

Other Cities in India

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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