Population of Imphal 2022 | Imphal UA Population

Imphal Population 2022

Imphal is the capital city of the Indian state of Manipur. It’s one of the largest & populous cities in North East India. Imphal is a smart city as part of the Smart Cities Mission under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Imphal City in 2011 is 268,243 (2.68 Lakh), and the estimated population of Imphal in 2022 is 3.15 lakh

Source: Census 2011

Population of Imphal in 2022 - 3.15 lakh (approx)

Imphal CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)2,68,243
(2.68 Lacs)
Children (0-6)28,22114,49313,728
Average Literacy (%)90.80 %95.08 %86.77 %
Sex ratio1052 
Child Sex ratio947 


Imphal Historical Population

As per Census 2011, Imphal has a population growth rate of 21.11% during 2001-2011.  It’s expected to have a population growth rate of 15% during 2011-2021.

Let’s look at population & percentage change from  Year 19o1 to 2021.

YearPopulationActual ChangePercentage Change
2021 (estimate)310,00041,75715.57%

Sources: Census 2011

Census 2011 Details

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Imphal City in 2011 is 268,243(2.68 Lakhs) of which the male population is 130,735  and the female population is 137,508


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Imphal for 2011 is 7726 people per sq. km. Imphal city administers area is 34.72 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Imphal City in 2011 was 90.80 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 95.08 % and 86.77% respectively. Total literate in Imphal city was 217,928 of which 110,518 are males while 107,410 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Imphal, it stood at 1052 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 947 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 28,221 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 14,493 are boys while 13,728 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 947. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.52 % of the total population of Imphal City

Sources: Census 2011

Imphal Metropolitan Region Population

 As per census 2011, Imphal Metropolitan Region population is 418,739 (4.18 Lakhs) of which 204,262 are males and 214,477 are females. The literacy rate is 89.52 % & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 953. The child sex ratio is 1050