Jaipur Population 2021:- Jaipur is the capital and the largest city of Rajasthan. As of 2011, Jaipur had a population of 3.1 million, making it the tenth most populous city in India. Jaipur is also known as the Pink City, due to the dominant color scheme of its buildings.
Jaipur was founded in 1727 by the Rajput ruler Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amer, after whom the city is named.
Jaipur is a popular tourist destination in India and forms a part of the west Golden Triangle tourist circuit along with Delhi and Agra. Jaipur also serves as a gateway to other tourist destinations in Rajasthan such as Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Kota, and Mount Abu.
To know the actual Population of Jaipur 2021, We have to look at the population of the past 20 years. They are as follows:
- 2001:- 2,322,575
- 2011:- 3,073,350
- Jaipur Population 2021:- 3,861,824 (Estimated)
By looking at the Population from 2001-2020. The Population of Jaipur 2021 according to the estimates is 3,861,824.
According to the 2011 census, Jaipur city had a population of 3,073,350. The overall literacy rate for Jaipur is 84.34%. 90.61% males and 77.41% females were literate. The sex ratio was 898 females per 1,000 males.
According to the 2011 census, Hindus form the majority religious group comprising 77.9% of Jaipur’s population, followed by Muslims (18.6%), Jains (2.4%), and others (1.2%).
The economy of Jaipur is fuelled by tourism, gemstone cutting, the manufacture of jewelry and luxury textiles, and information technology. Jaipur is a major hub for arts and crafts. It has many traditional shops selling antiques, jewelry, handicrafts, gems, bangles, pottery, carpets, textiles, leather, and metal products.
Jaipur is a major tourist destination in India forming a part of the Golden Triangle. In the 2008 Conde Nast Traveller Readers Choice Survey, Jaipur has ranked the 7th best place to visit in Asia. According to TripAdvisor’s 2015 Traveller’s Choice Awards for Destination, Jaipur ranked 1st among the Indian destinations for the year.