Population of Aizawl 2021 | Aizawl District Population

Population of Aizawl 2021

Aizawl is the capital of the state of Mizoram in India.  With a population close to 3 Lakhs, it is the largest city in the state & 3rd Largest City in Northeaster India.

Aizwal Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Aizawl City in 2011 is 293,416  (2.93 Lakhs) of which the male population is 144,913 and the female population is 148,503


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Aizawl for 2011 is 642 people per sq. km. Aizawl city administers area is 457 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Aizawl City in 2011 was 98.36 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 98.52 % and 98.21 % respectively. Total literate in Aizawl city was 253,192 of which 124,882 are males while 128,310 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Aizawl, it stood at 1025 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 983 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 36,012 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 18,159 are boys while 17,853 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 983. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 12.27 % of the total population of Aizawl City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Aizawl in 2021 - 3.40 lakhs (approx)

Aizawl CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)2,93,416
(2.93 Lacs)
Children (0-6)36,01218,159128,310
Average Literacy (%)98.36 %98.52 %98.21 %
Sex ratio1025 
Child Sex ratio983 


Aizawl District Population

Aizawl district is one of the eleven districts of Mizoram state in India. The headquarters of the district is Aizawl city, the capital of Mizoram. As of 2011, it is the most populous district of Mizoram  As per census 2011, the Aizawl District population is 400,309 (4 Lakhs) of which 199,270 are males and 201,039 are females. The literacy rate is 97.89% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 1009. The child sex ratio is 979