Indore Municipal Corporation And Out Growth (Indore Part), with population of about 19.9 lakh is a part of the main city Indore city, located in Indore sub district of Indore district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. There are 75 wards in the city, among them Indore Ward No 42 is the most populous ward with population of about 66 thousand and Tigaria Rao (og) Ward No 74 (rural Mdds Code:476379) is the least populous ward with population of 389.

Nearest railway station is Indore which is within the city. Indore is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Indore. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 190 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 685 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 32.1°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18.8°C.


The city is home to about 19.9 lakh people, among them about 10.3 lakh (52%) are male and about 9.6 lakh (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Indore municipal corporation and out growth (Indore part) is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 4 lakh households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Indore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,992,422 1,629,118 309,229 54,075 237,518
Male 1,034,915 846,775 159,603 28,537 125,312
Female 957,507 782,343 149,626 25,538 112,206

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 919 in Muslims are 941 and in Jains are 969

Religion wise population 2011 - Indore

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,992,422 1,597,223 280,905 12,877 21,668 10,215 64,736 586 4,212
Male 1,034,915 832,210 144,740 6,310 11,196 5,193 32,885 300 2,081
Female 957,507 765,013 136,165 6,567 10,472 5,022 31,851 286 2,131

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 895. There are 895 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 15 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 8.2 lakh are male and about 6.9 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Indore is 86%. 90% of male and 81% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Indore has 36% (about 7.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 16% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Indore

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.4% 34% 2.4% 63.6%
Male 55.1% 52.5% 2.6% 44.9%
Female 16.1% 13.9% 2.2% 83.9%