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Asansol Analytics

Please note that the Mother Tongue ( highest number) of this City/DHQ ( District Headquarter) in Census 2011 is Bengali Additionally, there is a possibility that there is more than 30K literate Urdu language population too in this City. The Census did NOT distinguish between literacy in Urdu vs merely speaking in Urdu language- as such, we can't be sure. It is therefore recommended to consider all URDU and Bengali data consolidated together for this City/DHQ, for any linguistic Digital market/advertising size calculations.

languages
City (district capitals)/DHQ

  • 1. Bengali   :   243,247
  • 2. Hindi   :   182,115
  • 3. Urdu   :   109,548

Number Of Languages spoken by more then 30K Population : 4

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Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
:
563,917
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
:
76th
District
Area (km2)  
:
1,603
District
Area (Rank)
:
634th
No.of Towns  
in District
: 716
No. of Villages  
in District
: 768

Asansol Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Asansol is the 76th ranked city in population, out of 768 District Capitals (DHQs) of India. It is the capital of Asansol District in West Bengal State. Paschim Bardhaman District is 126th highest ranked in population & 634th ranked in area, in India. Please keep the DHQ rank in perspective, for the highlights below.

Better than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Asansol is the 6th highest ranked in Bengali Script   out of 768 city/districts of India. This indicates a high pool of literate bengali population compared to other cities.
  • 2.
  • The average Number of Companies   of Indian city (district capitals)/districts is 1,876. Asansol is the 23rd highest ranked city out of 768 city/districts. This indicates high private sector growth.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Asansol is the 32nd highest ranked in Script Pools Number < 30,000   . This implies a metropolis attracting high number of literate migrants.

Worse than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Asansol is the 10th worst ranked in Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   out of 768 city/districts of India. This indicates that this district is less urbanised and/or has a less developed educational infrastructure compared to other districts
  • 2.
  • The Average No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   of Indian City (District Capitals)/Districts is Asansol is the 10th worst ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.This indicates poor healthcare in this district compared to other districts.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Asansol is the 13th worst ranked in Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   .This indicates lower number of state urban internet users as reported in TRAI quarterly report vis a vis other state's urban internet users.

Population: 563,917 | Population Rank: 76th
Area (KM2) : 1,603 | Area Rank: 634th
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Bengali Script   Language 13153 6th 6412
2 Number of Companies   Work 1876 23rd 5231
3 Script Pools Number < 30,000   Language 1 32nd 3072
4 Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 21 33rd 2342
5 Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 2447 35th 1715
6 Number of UG Enrolments - Medical(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 358 36th 9771
7 Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 8029 36th 4355
8 Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   Language 33190 38th 9460
9 Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   Education 208496 44th 1288
10 Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   Work 760882 48th 3530
11 Number of State Government Jobs   Work 25127 50th 11253
12 Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 3877 51st 2517
13 Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 275 53rd 9956
14 Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 654 59th 4363
15 Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 36821 60th 9548
16 Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 45441 60th 5896
17 Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   Work 62963 61st 8342
18 Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 395157 64th 9488
19 Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 64th 7859
20 Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 42477 67th 11177
21 Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 49523 67th 8752
22 Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   Work 2531 67th 5843
23 Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   Work 816 67th 9877
24 Number of PG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 591 68th 1776
25 GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 38608 69th 10742
26 City(DHQ) Pop 2023   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 321498 73rd 7179
27 City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 278149 75th 8758
28 Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   Internet 593683 79th 8021
29 Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   Work 16177 84th 7101
30 Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   Education 136937 85th 5043
31 Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1 88th 2284
32 Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6137 88th 4479
33 Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 56 92nd 9572
34 Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 221 93rd 7077
35 Devnagri Script (Hindi)   Language 137058 101st 2967
36 Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 106th 3088
37 Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   Work 1159881 107th 3363
38 District Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1625116 111th 4733
39 GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 153 114th 5485
40 Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4706 115th 9629
41 English Multilingual Population   Language 50152 126th 8542
42 HQ Mother Tongue Population   Language 253384 135th 4608
43 Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 334 136th 9460
44 No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1460 139th 8871
45 Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 1937 156th 4637
46 No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1736 170th 3595
47 Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   Media 188 210th 4803
48 No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 9 222nd 11133
49 No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 63 303rd 4698
50 Literacy (%)   Language 78 319th 3932
51 AEGR (2011) (District)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1 592nd 6953

Worse than India Average-

Population: 563,917 | Population Rank: 76th
Area (KM2) : 1,603 | Area Rank: 634th
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 719 10th 2245
2 No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 50 10th 6534
3 Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   Internet 165 13th 4549
4 Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 949 23rd 1646
5 Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 37411 65th 4304
6 No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 2 67th 5180
7 Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 22 70th 1346
8 No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 3346 76th 6657
9 Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1087 89th 7359
10 Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   Education 9152 90th 10973
11 Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   Internet 80942 93rd 5857
12 Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 13 101st 3193
13 City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 134 109th 10381
14 Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   Media 510042 154th 10943
15 Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 5379 156th 8242
16 Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 250 156th 3198
17 Number of UG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4172 187th 7527
18 Number of PG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 344 187th 10871
19 Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6311 236th 4913
20 Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1015 238th 5019
21 No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1 245th 4132
22 Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 28 291st 4106
23 Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 19 304th 7769
24 District Area (Sq Km)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 4275 360th 5717

Worse than India Average-


Asansol City / District Ranks

Work

GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   69th
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   114th
Place

State   11th
State Code   378th
District   242nd
AEGR (2011) (District)   587th
District Area (Sq Km)   634th
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   93rd

Dist. Formation Year   53rd
Source District   113th

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   84th
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   92nd

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   79th

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   409th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   210th

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   364th

Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   93rd
Number of Banks(No, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   108th

No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   139th
No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   317th
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   220th
No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   242nd
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   373rd
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   303rd
People

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   75th
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   71st
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   73rd
City/DHQ Population Class   320th
District Pop 2011   111th
District Pop 2011 ('000)   111th
District Pop 2012   111th
District Pop 2013   111th
District Pop 2014   111th
District Pop 2015   111th
District Pop 2016   112th
District Pop 2017   112th
District Pop 2018   112th
District Pop 2019   112th
District Pop 2020   112th
District Pop 2021   112th
District Pop 2022   112th
District Pop 2023   112th

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   102nd
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   106th
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   107th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   67th
Number of State Government Jobs   50th
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   84th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   67th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   61st
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   48th
Number of Companies   23rd
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   106th
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   64th

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   585th
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   430th

Literacy (%)   318th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   135th
Assamese Script   381st
Bengali Script   6th
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   101st
Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   80th
Kannada Script   358th
Malayalam Script   257th
Marathi Script   366th
Gujarati Script   142nd
Odia Script   91st
Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   38th
Tamil Script   228th
Telugu Script   265th
Latin Script (English)   96th
Other Scripts   45th
English Multilingual Population   126th
Script Pools Number < 30,000   30th
Assamese   378th
Bengali   6th
Gujarati   138th
Hindi   97th
Kannada   346th
Konkani   244th
Maithili   105th
Malayalam   247th
Manipuri   275th
Marathi   359th
Nepali   81st
Odia   88th
Punjabi   79th
Santali   1st
Sindhi   149th
Tamil   224th
Telugu   259th
Urdu   34th
Arabic   61st
Bhili   193rd
Bhotia   98th
English   39th
Ho   10th
Kharia   44th
Koda   1st
Kurukh   17th
Munda   53rd
Mundari   50th
Tibetan   126th
Tripuri   114th
Others   230th

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   44th
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   583rd
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   60th
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   53rd
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   88th
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   67th
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   136th
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   51st
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   115th
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   67th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   85th
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   156th
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   140th
Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   238th
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   359th
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   305th
Number of UG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   286th
Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   59th
Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   161st
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   35th
Number of UG Enrolments - Medical(No,AISHE 2020)   36th
Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   238th
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   360th
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   305th
Number of PG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   286th
Number of PG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   68th

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   64th
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   64th
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   323rd
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   73rd
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   288th
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   371st
Availability of Dailyhunt (Hyperlocal Advertising)   177th
Availability of Linkedin (Hyperlocal Advertising)   123rd
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   190th
Linkedin 1-day Spend   415th
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   226th
Linkedin CTR   489th
Linkedin CPC   207th
Linkedin Cost/Engagement   252nd

Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   60th
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   119th
Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   62nd
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   130th
Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   36th
Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   33rd

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   170th
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   303rd

Asansol Culture Highlights

Sr.No Culture Metrics Counts Name

Famous Church Name

Famous Church Name   1 Cathedral of the Sacred Heart�of the�Diocese of Asansol
Airports
Name IATA Code City Distance

Airport Name

Sonari Airport Jamshedpur IXW 78 Km

Asansol Nature Highlights

Nature Metrics % of India Rank Out of 768 City / Districts Data