Population of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

Population of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu is a union territory in western India.  The territory is made up of four separate geographical entities Dadra, Nagar Haveli, Daman, and the island of Diu. All four were part of Portuguese India before they came under Indian administration. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu in 2011 is 586,956 (5.86 Lakhs)

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu Population 2011-2021

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 11%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 10.77 lacs* an increase of around 4.89 lakhs from 2011.

Population of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu in 2021 – 10.77 lacs(Approx)
Andhra Pradesh Census 2011
Total Population 586,956 (5.86 Lakhs)
Male Population 344,601
Female Population 242,885
Total Area 603 km2 
Area Rank 33rd
Population Density 971/km2
Population Rank 133rd
Average Literacy (%) 81.65%
Sex Ratio 704
Capital City Daman
Formation 26 January 2020

Source: Census 2011 & UIAI for 2021 Estimates

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu Population by Religion 2021

Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu are two different UTs in 2011 & later merged into one. At the census 2011, out of 5.87 lakhs population, around 5.43 lakhs (92.51%) have returned themselves as followers of Hindu religion, 3.21 Lakhs (5.49%) as Muslims or the followers of Islam, 7933 (1.35%) as Christian. In addition 0.12% Stated as no religion & 0.52% are other religions.

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu by population

#ReligionPopulation 2011
1Hindu543007
2Muslim32199
3Christian7933
4Jain1473
5Buddhist851
6Sikh389
7Other religions and persuasions372
8Religion not stated732
 Total586956

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu by Percentage

#ReligionPercentage %
1Hindu92.51%
2Muslim5.49%
3Christian1.35%
4Jain0.25%
5Buddhist0.14%
6Sikh0.07%
7Other religions and persuasions0.06%
8Religion not stated0.12%

Source: Census 2011

Top Cities in Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

  • Daman
  • Silvassa
  • Diu
  • Dadra

Lok Sabha Seats in Daman and Diu 2021

The Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Parliament of India, is made up of Members of Parliament (MPs). Each MP, represents a single geographic constituency. There is currently 1 Lok Sabha constituency in Daman & Diu

 

Daman and Diu  MP List

Lok Sabha Seat from Daman and Diu  & MP from Daman and Diu  in the 17th Lok Sabha (2019-2024)

#Constituency Party NameName Of Member
1Daman and Diu Bharatiya Janata PartyShri Lalubhai Babubhai Patel