Tripura Population - Census India 2011

Tripura is one of state in India with population of 36,73,917. There are 4 districts, 44 Taluks, 875 villages and 42 towns in Tripura.

As per the Census India 2011, Tripura has 8,55,556 households, population of 36,73,917 of which 18,74,376 are males and 17,99,541 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 4,58,014 which is 12.47% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Tripura state is around 960 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Tripura state is 76.34% out of which 80.1% males are literate and 72.43% females are literate. The total area of Tripura is 10,486 sq.km with population density of 350 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 73.83% of population lives in Urban area and 26.17% lives in Rural area. There are 17.83% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 31.76% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Tripura.

Tripura Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total36,73,917100%
Hindu30,63,90383.4%
Muslim3,16,0428.6%
Christian1,59,8824.35%
Buddhist1,25,3853.41%
Religion not stated5,2610.14%
Other religions and persuasions1,5140.04%
Sikh1,0700.03%
Jain8600.02%

Tripura Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)391.8810,094.12
Number of households2,38,9746,16,582
Total Population9,61,45327,12,464
Population (%)50.67%48.86%
Male Population4,87,20313,87,173
Female Population4,74,25013,25,291
Sex Ratio973955
Literacy (%)84.46%73.47%

List of Districts in Tripura

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DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
West Tripura 17,25,7392,993577962
South Tripura 8,76,0013,057287957
North Tripura6,93,9472,036341967
Dhalai3,78,2302,400158944

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Tripura Population Facts

Number of Households8,55,556
Population36,73,917
Male Population18,74,376 (51.02%)
Female Population17,99,541 (48.98%)
Children Population4,58,014
Area10,486 km2
Population density/km2350
Sex-ratio960
Literacy76.34%
Male Literacy80.1%
Female Literacy72.43%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %31.76%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %17.83%

Map of Tripura

Big Cities

Agartala4,00,004
Dharmanagar40,595
Udaipur32,758
Kailasahar22,405
Bishalgarh21,085
Teliamura21,032
Belonia19,996
Charipara19,598
Khowai18,526
Dukli16,941