Without discussing the updates of a city's demographical features knowledge about the concerned city would be impartial. So down the years a handful of demographers have organized numerous surveys in Kalayat and prepared extensive reports accordingly. One such significant report is the Census report of India of a particular year. Being issued forth in the year 2001 it has thrown light on data like literacy rate, population status etc that are linked to Kalayat. As per this report, the total population of Kalayat has been counted to be 16,747. Out of it, male populace constitutes 53 %. Just like any other places in India the population of females is less thus comprising of 47 % only. In Kalayat, 17 % of the population is below six years of age.
From the report experts also get to know about Kalayat town's literacy condition. It has been noted that Kalayat's average literacy rate constitutes 56 %, which is even lower than 59.5 %, the average literacy rate of India. On individual basis, male literacy constitutes 65 %. However female literacy rate is less and thus constitutes 47 %.