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Contents: City Districts and Subdistricts

The population of the city districts (thanas) and subdistricts (upazilas) in the Metropolitan Area of Rajshahi by census years.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age distribution, marital status, religion, literacy (a7+), activity status (a7+), employment field).

NameStatusTranscriptionNativePopulation
Census
1991-03-13
Population
Census
2001-01-22
Population
Census
2011-03-15
BoaliaCity DistrictBōẏāliẏāবোয়ালিয়া উপজেলা...191,711221,163
MatiharCity DistrictMatihāraমতিহার থানা...51,72462,172
PabaSubdistrictPabāপবা উপজেলা213,379262,251314,196
RajparaCity DistrictRāẏapāṛāরায়পাড়া থানা...121,076137,318
Shah MakhdamCity DistrictŚāha Makhadamaশাহ মখদম থানা...24,30029,103
RajshahiStatistical Metropolitan AreaRājaśāhīরাজশাহী507,435651,062763,952

Source: Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (web).


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2011)
males392,426
females371,526
Age Distribution (C 2011)
0-9 years130,236
10-19 years162,011
20-29 years169,463
30-39 years118,411
40-49 years87,510
50-59 years48,694
60-69 years28,653
70-79 years12,996
80+ years5,978
Marital Status (C 2011)
unmarried349,494
married382,846
widowed26,257
divorced/separated5,355
Religion (C 2011)
Muslim662,617
Hindu68,814
Christian46
other124
Literacy (A7+) (C 2011)
yes436,128
no240,180
Activity Status (A7+) (C 2011)
employed230,075
seeking work6,305
household work185,390
not working254,538
Employment Field (C 2011)
agriculture68,594
industry26,275
service135,206