Ribhoi District Population, Meghalaya - Census India 2011

Ribhoi is one of district of Meghalaya in India. There are 3 Taluks, 635 villages and 2 towns in Ribhoi district.

As per the Census India 2011, Ribhoi district has 46,872 households, population of 2,58,840 of which 1,32,531 are males and 1,26,309 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 52,862 which is 20.42% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Ribhoi district is around 953 compared to 989 which is average of Meghalaya state. The literacy rate of Ribhoi district is 60.21% out of which 61.1% males are literate and 59.28% females are literate. The total area of Ribhoi is 2,448 sq.km with population density of 106 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 90.24% of population lives in Urban area and 9.76% lives in Rural area. There are 0.23% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 88.89% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Ribhoi district.

Ribhoi Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total2,58,840100%
Christian2,18,50884.42%
Hindu30,94511.96%
Other religions and persuasions6,3082.44%
Muslim1,8380.71%
Religion not stated5980.23%
Buddhist4280.17%
Sikh1660.06%
Jain490.02%

Ribhoi Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)57.982,390.02
Number of households4,46042,412
Total Population25,2532,33,587
Population (%)54.75%49.18%
Male Population13,8261,18,705
Female Population11,4271,14,882
Sex Ratio826968
Literacy (%)71.44%59%

List of Taluks in Ribhoi

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Ribhoi district, Meghalaya
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Umsning 1,40,9001,188.97119941
Umling 87,021599.63145978
Jirang 30,919659.4047940

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Ribhoi Population Facts

Number of Households46,872
Population2,58,840
Male Population1,32,531 (51.2%)
Female Population1,26,309 (48.8%)
Children Population52,862
Area2,448 km2
Population density/km2106
Sex-ratio953
Literacy60.21%
Male Literacy61.1%
Female Literacy59.28%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %88.89%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %0.23%

Map of Ribhoi, Meghalaya