Aizawl District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Mizoram) - Census 2011

Aizawl district of Mizoram has total population of 400,309 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 199,270 are males while 201,039 are females. In 2011 there were total 82,524 families residing in Aizawl district. The Average Sex Ratio of Aizawl district is 1,009.

Aizawl district, Mizoram

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 78.6% people lives in Urban areas while 21.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 98.3% while that in the rural areas is 96.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Aizawl district is 1,024 while that of Rural areas is 954.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Aizawl district is 52357 which is 13% of the total population. There are 26450 male children and 25907 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Aizawl is 979 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,009) of Aizawl district.

The total literacy rate of Aizawl district is 97.89%. The male literacy rate is 85.08% and the female literacy rate is 85.08% in Aizawl district.

Population
400,309
Literacy
97.89%
Sex Ratio
1,009

To facilitate the administration, Aizawl district is further divided into 5 Blocks (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Blocks consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Aizawl Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Aizawl district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 52,357 26,450 25,907
Literacy 97.89% 85.08% 85.08%
Scheduled Caste 627 388 239
Scheduled Tribe 373,542 182,517 191,025
Illiterate 59,714 29,723 29,991

Caste-wise Population - Aizawl district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 93.3% of total population in Aizawl district of Mizoram.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 627 388 239
Schedule Tribe 373,542 182,517 191,025

Religion-wise Population - Aizawl district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 13,249 (3.31%) 8,218 5,031
Muslim 5,264 (1.31%) 3,905 1,359
Christian 379,134 (94.71%) 185,871 193,263
Sikh 105 (0.03%) 76 29
Buddhist 1,570 (0.39%) 707 863
Jain 76 (0.02%) 40 36
Other Religion 505 (0.13%) 242 263
No Religion Specified 406 (0.1%) 211 195

Literacy Rate - Aizawl district

The total literacy rate of Aizawl district was 97.89% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 91.33% of Mizoram. Population-wise, out of total 340,595 literates, males were 169,547 while females were 171,048. Also the male literacy rate was 98.11% and the female literacy rate was 97.67% in Aizawl district.

  Aizawl district Mizoram
Female 97.67% 89.27%
Male 98.11% 93.35%
Total 97.89% 91.33%

Sex Ratio - Aizawl district

The Sex Ratio of Aizawl district is 1,009 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,009 females in Aizawl district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 979 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,009 ) of Aizawl district.


Population Density - Aizawl district

The total area of Aizawl district is 3,576 km2. Thus the density of Aizawl district is 112 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 176 sq. km. area is under urban region while 3,400 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Aizawl district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Aizawl, 78.63% people lived in urban regions while 21.37% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 314,754 out of which 155,490 were males while remaining 159,264 were females. In rural areas of Aizawl, male population was 43,780 while female population was 41,775.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Aizawl was 1,024 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Aizawl was 985 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Aizawl were 39,179 which is 12.45% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Aizawl was 954 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Aizawl was 963 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Aizawl for urban regions was 98.27 percent in which males were 98.44% literate while female literacy stood at 98.11%. The total literate population of Aizawl was 340,595. Similarly in rural areas of Aizawl, the average literacy rate was 96.4 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 96.89% and 95.9% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Aizawl were 69,775.

Rural Urban
Population % 21.37% 78.63%
Total population 85,555 314,754
Male population 43,780 155,490
Female population 41,775 159,264
Sex ratio 954 1,024
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 963 985
Child population 13,178 39,179
Literates 69,775 270,820
Average literacy 96.4% 98.27%
Male literacy 96.89% 98.44%
Female literacy 95.9% 98.11%

Child Population - Aizawl district

According to Census 2011, there were 52,357 children between age 0 to 6 years in Aizawl district. Out of which 26,450 were male while 25,907 were female.


Working Population - Aizawl district

In Aizawl district out of total population, 174,636 were engaged in work activities. 86.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 174,636 workers engaged in Main Work, 36,249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8,176 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 151,410 94,442 56,968
Cultivators 36,249 20,959 15,290
Agriculture Labourer 8,176 5,216 2,960
Household Industries 2,429 1,359 1,070
Other Workers 104,556 66,908 37,648
Marginal Workers 23,226 10,201 13,025
Non Working 225,673 94,627 131,046

Aizawl district Map


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