Once your account is deleted, you will not be able to sign in again with the same username or add that username to another account.
Because of security, Instagram cannot delete your account. To request deletion of an account, you must log in to it. If you do not remember your password or username, see some login suggestions.
How to delete an Instagram account
Before deleting an account, you should download a copy of your information (such as your photos and posts) from Instagram by logging in. Once the account is deleted, you will not be able to access the Instagram data downloader.
1) Tap or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
Tab on profile icon which is present at the bottom of Instagram application. You can see the below image to know where the profile picture icon are.
2) Tap in the top right, then tap Instagram settings.
After clicking on profile icon, a sidebar is open from right side of screen. Where you can see some option like Archive, Saved, Insight, setting on bottom, etc. Insight is visible only for the instagram business account . Just click on the Setting. You can see the reference image at below.
3) Click or tap Help
After tap on setting a new screen come at your mobile. Where again you can a lot of option like Creator, Ads, Account etc. Click or tap on the Help.
4) Click or Tab on Help Center
5) Open in Browser and login if already login continue
After clicking on Help Center, A new page open where it ask for login on the instagram, if you have already login then it will show your profile.
If you are not already login then login.
If you have already login then simply click on the button Continue as your profile name.
6) Type in the search bar how to delete Instagram?
After clicking on continue it will take you to the help page of Instagram page. Where you can see a search option on the top of page and below the Instagram Icon.
Click on search input and type, How to delete then you can see some suggestion below. click on the How to I delete my instagram account?
7) Scroll down Search the delete your account
After clicking on the How to I delete my instagram account? it will take to you a new page. On that page scroll down and search for a text Delete Your Account. This text is a anchore tag so it is in blue. You can find it easy.
8) Choose the reason why you want to delete the account
After clicking on that a new screen come, Where Instagram ask why you want to delete your instagram account? That is dropdown you can any reason why you want to delete your instagram account. Then it will ask your password because it check it is really you or someone. This is for only security perpose.
9) Click on the delete button
After choosing your reason and entering the password. Click on the Delete button. It will delete your instagram account.
F & Q
Q) Is Instagram allow to delete account permanently or temporarily?
A) Yes, Instagram allow to delete account both permanently and temporarily.
Q) Is the above method use for permanently or temporarily delete instagram account?
A) The above method is use for the the permanently delete account.
Q) How to delete instagram temporarily?
A) You can use above method to delete instagram temporarily. In step 8 you can see a anchore text temporarily disable link. Click on that and follow the same step.