As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Manipur is 28.6 Lacs. Thus the population of Manipur forms 0.24 percent of India in 2011. Manipur has total population of 2,855,794 in which males were 1,438,586 while females were 1,417,208.
Total area of Manipur is 22,327 square km. Thus the population Density of Manipur is 128 per square km which is lower than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Manipur is 76.94% which is greater than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 83.58% and the female literacy rate is 70.26% in Manipur.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Manipur is 985 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Manipur is at 930 which is higher than 918 of India.
In Manipur out of total population, 1,304,610 were engaged in work activities. 74.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,304,610 workers engaged in Main Work, 466,768 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 45,609 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Manipur, 29.21% people lived in urban regions while 70.79% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 834,154 out of which 411,702 were males while remaining 422,452 were females. In rural areas of Manipur, male population was 1,026,884 while female population was 994,756.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Manipur was 1,026 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Manipur was 949 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Manipur were 101,411 which is 12.16% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Manipur was 969 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Manipur was 923 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Manipur for urban regions was 85.38 percent in which males were 91.68% literate while female literacy stood at 79.31%. The total literate population of Manipur was 1,908,476. Similarly in rural areas of Manipur, the average literacy rate was 73.4 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 80.29% and 66.34% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Manipur were 1,282,859.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||923||949|
List of districts of Manipur with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Manipur is divided into 9 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Imphal West is the largest district of Manipur by population, while the least populated district of Manipur is Tamenglong.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Manipur sorted by population.