Nagaland Population 2021 Census Data: Nagaland is a state of India located in the far north-eastern part of the country. It borders the states of Assam to the west, Arunachal Pradesh to the north, and Manipur to the south. It also contains India’s border with Myanmar to the east. Geographical Location of Nagaland: 25°24′N 94°05′E / 25.4, 94.08.
Nagaland is largely a mountainous state. The Naga Hills rise from the Brahmaputra Valley in Assam to about 610 metres (2,000 ft) and rise further to the southeast, as high as 1,800 metres (6,000 ft). Mount Saramati at an elevation of 3,841.00 metres (12,601.70 ft) is the state’s highest peak; this is where the Naga Hills merge with the Patkai Range in which form the boundary with Burma.
⇒ Nagaland Population 2021 Census Data
Kohima is the hilly capital of India’s north eastern border state of Nagaland which shares its borders with Burma. It lies in Kohima District and is one of the three Nagaland towns with Municipal council status along with Dimapur and Mokokchung. Kohima is the land of the Angami Naga tribe.
Total population of Nagaland as per 2021 census of India was — inhabitants. Of which male and female are —– and —- respectively. In 2011, total population was 19.79 Lakhs. The total population growth of Nagaland in this decade (2011-2021) was — percent as per 2021 Census, while in previous decade it was -0.58 percent. The population of Nagaland (2021 census) forms — percent of India in 2021. In 2011, the figure was 0.16 percent.
Decadal Growth (%)
Change in Growth (%)
|Approximate Population||19.79 Lakhs||19.90 Lakh|
|Percantage of total Population||0.16%||0.19%|
|Child Sex Ratio||943||964|
|Total Child Population (0-6 Age)||291,071||289,678|
|Male Population (0-6 Age)||149,785||147,524|
|Female Population (0-6 Age)||141,286||142,154|
|Literacy||79.55 %||66.59 %|
|Male Literacy||82.75 %||71.16 %|
|Female Literacy||76.11 %||61.46 %|
What is the population of Nagaland in 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028, 2029, 2030? It’s should be Projected report. The last census of Nagaland was done in 2021 and next would be in 2031. But we can do projection of future Nagaland Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.
In 1967, the Nagaland Assembly proclaimed Indian English as the official language of Nagaland and it is the medium for education in Nagaland. Other than English, Nagamese, a creole language based on Assamese, is widely spoken.
As per 2021 Census of data Total literates in Nagaland stands at **** of which males were **** and females were ***. Literacy rate in Assam has seen upward trend. In 2011 population census literacy rate in Nagaland stood was at 79.55 percent, where male literacy rate was at 82.75 percent while female literacy was at 76.11 percent respectively. In 2011 census actual numbers of total literates in Nagaland stands at 1,342,434 of which males were 723,957 and females were 618,477.
Total area of Nagaland is 16,579 sq. km. As per 2021 census data Density of Meghalaya is *** per sq km which is lower than national average *** per sq km. In 2011, density of Nagaland was 119 per sq km, while nation average in 2011 was 382 per sq km.
Sex Ratio in Nagaland is *** i.e. for each 1000 male, as per census 2021. In 2011, the sex ratio of female was 931 per 1000 males in Nagaland.
According to the 2021 census, Christian is most popular religion in Nagaland with *** % of state population following the same. Hindu is second most popular religion in Nagaland state with *** % following it. In Assam state, Muslim is followed by *** %, Buddhist by *** %, Sikhism by *** % and Jain by *** %. Around *** % stated ‘Other Religion’, approximately ** % stated ‘No Particular Religion’.
Out of total population of Nagaland, 29.6% of urban population with 14,610,410 (***) inhabitants. The total figure of population living in urban areas was **** of which *** are males and while remaining *** are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by *** percent. As per 2021 census of India data.
As per 2021 census Sex Ratio in urban regions of Nagaland was *** females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for urban region stood at *** girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Nagaland were ***. Of total population in urban region, *** % were children (0-6).
As per 2021 census Average Literacy rate in Nagaland for Urban regions was *** percent in which males were ***% literate while female literacy stood at ***%. Total literates in urban region of Nagaland were ***.
Out of total population of Nagaland, % (***) of Rural population with (***) inhabitants. The total figure of population living in Rural areas was **** of which *** are males and while remaining *** are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by *** percent. As per 2021 census of India data.
As per 2021 census Sex Ratio in Rural regions of Nagaland was *** females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for Rural region stood at *** girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in Rural areas of Nagaland were ***. Of total population in Rural region, *** % were children (0-6).
As per 2021 census Average Literacy rate in Nagaland for Rural regions was *** percent in which males were ***% literate while female literacy stood at ***%. Total literates in Rural region of Nagaland were ***.
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The population of all cities and towns in the State of Nagaland by census years 2021.