Tuensang District Population, Nagaland - Census India 2011

Tuensang is one of district of Nagaland in India. There are 16 Taluks, 144 villages and 1 towns in Tuensang district.

As per the Census India 2011, Tuensang district has 36,742 households, population of 1,96,596 of which 1,01,933 are males and 94,663 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 35,790 which is 18.2% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Tuensang district is around 929 compared to 931 which is average of Nagaland state. The literacy rate of Tuensang district is 59.77% out of which 62.45% males are literate and 56.89% females are literate. The total area of Tuensang is 2,536 sq.km with population density of 78 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 81.29% of population lives in Urban area and 18.71% lives in Rural area. There are 0 Scheduled Caste (SC) and 97.11% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Tuensang district.

Tuensang Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total1,96,596100%
Christian1,91,86497.59%
Hindu2,9791.52%
Muslim1,0520.54%
Buddhist5720.29%
Religion not stated960.05%
Sikh270.01%
Jain50%
Other religions and persuasions10%

Tuensang Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)19.502,516.50
Number of households6,96029,782
Total Population36,7741,59,822
Population (%)52.95%48.4%
Male Population19,47182,462
Female Population17,30377,360
Sex Ratio889938
Literacy (%)77.66%55.66%

List of Taluks in Tuensang

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Tuensang district, Nagaland
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Tuensang Sadar47,88586.17556899
Noklak19,507164.92118938
Thonoknyu18,600491.3638901
Longkhim17,306157.14110944
Noksen14,182218.9665907
Shamator12,726192.7166988
Chare11,15698.68113934
Panso11,036148.3374941
Sotokur10,707143.1975974
Sangsangnyu6,629130.4551933
Nokhu6,291218.9429895
Ngoungchung6,111174.0635910
Chessore5,43853.02103932
Chingmei3,866128.7930945
Mangko3,02482.47371021
Tsurungto2,13246.82461136

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Tuensang Population Facts

Number of Households36,742
Population1,96,596
Male Population1,01,933 (51.85%)
Female Population94,663 (48.15%)
Children Population35,790
Area2,536 km2
Population density/km278
Sex-ratio929
Literacy59.77%
Male Literacy62.45%
Female Literacy56.89%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %97.11%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %0

Map of Tuensang, Nagaland