As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Tripura is 36.7 Lacs. Thus the population of Tripura forms 0.3 percent of India in 2011. Tripura has total population of 3,673,917 in which males were 1,874,376 while females were 1,799,541.
Total area of Tripura is 10,486 square km. Thus the population Density of Tripura is 350 per square km which is lower than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Tripura is 87.22% which is greater than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 91.53% and the female literacy rate is 82.73% in Tripura.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Tripura is 960 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Tripura is at 957 which is higher than 918 of India.
In Tripura out of total population, 1,469,521 were engaged in work activities. 73.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,469,521 workers engaged in Main Work, 246,707 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 201,863 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Tripura, 26.17% people lived in urban regions while 73.83% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 961,453 out of which 487,203 were males while remaining 474,250 were females. In rural areas of Tripura, male population was 1,387,173 while female population was 1,325,291.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Tripura was 973 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Tripura was 947 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Tripura were 92,705 which is 9.64% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Tripura was 955 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Tripura was 960 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Tripura for urban regions was 93.47 percent in which males were 95.51% literate while female literacy stood at 91.38%. The total literate population of Tripura was 2,804,783. Similarly in rural areas of Tripura, the average literacy rate was 84.9 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 90.07% and 79.49% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Tripura were 1,992,773.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||960||947|
List of districts of Tripura with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Tripura is divided into 4 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. West Tripura is the largest district of Tripura by population, while the least populated district of Tripura is Dhalai.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Tripura sorted by population.