Arunachal Pradesh population by religion 2021

Arunachal Pradesh Population by Religion 2021

Arunachal Pradesh is the third least  populated state of India and has a diverse population of many religions & communities. At the census 2011, out of 13.84 Lakhs population, around 4.01 lakhs (29%) have returned themselves as followers of Hindu religion, 4.18 lakhs (30.26%) as Christians , 3.62 Lakhs (26.20%) as tribal religion and  1.62 Lakhs (11.77%) as Buddhists. In addition 0.48% Stated as no religion & 2.25% are other religions.

Source: Census 2011

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Religion in Arunachal Pradesh by population

#ReligionPopulation 2011
1Christian418732
2Hindu401876
3Tribal religions 362553
4Buddhist162815
5Muslim27045
6Sikh3287
7Jain771
8Religion not stated6648
 Total1383727

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Arunachal Pradesh by Percentage

# Religion Percentage %
1 Christian 30.26%
2 Hindu 29.04%
3 Tribal religions  26.20%
4 Buddhist 11.77%
5 Muslim 1.95%
6 Sikh 0.24%
7 Jain 0.06%
8 Religion not stated 0.48%

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Arunachal Pradesh - Rural Population

#ReligionRural PopulationPercentage%
1Christian34918032.75%
2Tribal Religion29702127.85%
3Hindu25672724.08%
4Buddhist14372613.48%
5Muslim124881.17%
6Sikh15870.15%
7Jain5610.05%
8Religion not stated50680.48%
 Total1066358 

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Arunachal Pradesh - Urban Population

#ReligionUrban PopulationPercentage%
1Hindu14514945.74%
2Christian6955221.92%
3Tribal Religion6553220.65%
4Buddhist190896.01%
5Muslim145574.59%
6Sikh17000.54%
7Jain2100.07%
8Religion not stated15800.50%
 Total317369 

Source: Census 2011

Arunachal Pradesh Population - Caste wise

Caste Population (%)
OBC*
Dalits (SCs) 0
Tribals (STs) 68.79%
Forward caste 31%

*Govt has not enumerated caste-wise population other than SCs and STs in Census 2011. So OBC Percentage is not accurate & based on various estimates.