Jabalpur Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 10.8 lakh is Jabalpur district's only municipal corporation and out growth located in Jabalpur district of the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jabalpur municipal corporation and out growth is 153 km2. Population density of the city is 7092 persons per km2. There are 79 wards in the city, among them Jabalpur Ward No 24 is the most populous ward with population of about 30 thousand and Chhiwlaha (og) Ward No 75 (rural Mdds Code:490032) is the least populous ward with population of 583.

Nearest railway station is Jabalpur which is within the city. Jabalpur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Jabalpur. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 310 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1228.2 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

The city is divided into 3 parts, the parts are - Jabalpur (Part 1) and Jabalpur (Part 2) Municipal Corporation and Out Growths and Jabalpur Municipal Corporation.


The city is home to about 10.8 lakh people, among them about 5.6 lakh (52%) are male and about 5.2 lakh (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jabalpur municipal corporation and out growth is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2.3 lakh households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jabalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,081,677 1,081,677 154,828 47,269 114,504
Male 559,361 454,884 79,937 24,540 60,115
Female 522,316 424,696 74,891 22,729 54,389

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 15% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 927 in Muslims are 949 and in Jains are 960

Religion wise population 2011 - Jabalpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,081,677 858,738 162,549 17,146 11,350 3,673 24,498 363 3,360
Male 559,361 445,720 83,392 8,335 5,802 1,837 12,497 175 1,603
Female 522,316 413,018 79,157 8,811 5,548 1,836 12,001 188 1,757

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 926. There are 905 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 8.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 4.5 lakh are male and about 3.9 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jabalpur is 87%. 91% of male and 84% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Jabalpur has 36% (about 3.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 18% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jabalpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.2% 31% 5.3% 63.8%
Male 53.3% 46.7% 6.6% 46.7%
Female 18% 14.2% 3.8% 82%