Manipur Population - Census India 2011

Manipur is one of state in India with population of 28,55,794. There are 9 districts, 38 Taluks, 2,582 villages and 58 towns in Manipur.

As per the Census India 2011, Manipur has 5,57,859 households, population of 28,55,794 of which 14,38,586 are males and 14,17,208 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 3,75,357 which is 13.14% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Manipur state is around 985 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Manipur state is 66.83% out of which 72.28% males are literate and 61.29% females are literate. The total area of Manipur is 22,327 sq.km with population density of 128 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 70.79% of population lives in Urban area and 29.21% lives in Rural area. There are 3.41% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 40.88% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Manipur.

Manipur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total28,55,794100%
Hindu11,81,87641.39%
Christian11,79,04341.29%
Muslim2,39,8368.4%
Other religions and persuasions2,33,7678.19%
Religion not stated10,9690.38%
Buddhist7,0840.25%
Jain1,6920.06%
Sikh1,5270.05%

Manipur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)179.5022,147.50
Number of households1,72,3393,85,520
Total Population8,34,15420,21,640
Population (%)49.36%49.21%
Male Population4,11,70210,26,884
Female Population4,22,4529,94,756
Sex Ratio1026969
Literacy (%)75%63.46%

List of Districts in Manipur

Check out complete list of all districts in Manipur
DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
Imphal West5,17,9925199981031
Senapati4,79,1483,271146937
Imphal East4,56,1137096431017
Thoubal4,22,1685148211002
Churachandpur2,74,1434,57060975
Bishnupur2,37,399496479999
Ukhrul1,83,9984,54440943
Chandel1,44,1823,31344933
Tamenglong 1,40,6514,39132943

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Manipur Population Facts

Number of Households5,57,859
Population28,55,794
Male Population14,38,586 (50.37%)
Female Population14,17,208 (49.63%)
Children Population3,75,357
Area22,327 km2
Population density/km2128
Sex-ratio985
Literacy66.83%
Male Literacy72.28%
Female Literacy61.29%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %40.88%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %3.41%

Map of Manipur

Big Cities

Imphal1,93,459
Imphal1,93,459
Imphal1,86,538
Imphal1,86,538
Imphal83,737
Imphal83,737
Imphal81,705
Imphal81,705
Thoubal45,947
Kakching32,138