Population of Kohima 2021 | Kohima District Population

Population of Kohima 2021

Kohima is the capital city of India’s northeastern state of Nagaland. It is the second-largest city in Nagaland after Dimapur.

Kohima Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Kohima Sadar in 2011 is 116,870 (1.16 Lakhs) of which the male population is 60,551  and the female population is 56,319. The Population of Kohima City is  99,039 of which males and females were 51,626 and 47,413 respectively


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Kohima for 2011 is 5844 people per sq. km. Kohima city administers area is 20 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Kohima in 2011 was 89.90%. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 92.20% and 87.50% respectively. Total literate in Kohima city was 92,196  of which 49,172 are males while 43,024 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Kohima , it stood at 930 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 992 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 14,359 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 7,209  are boys while 7,150 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 992. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 12.88 % of the total population of Kohima City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Kohima in 2021 - 1.40 lakhs (approx)


kohima CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)116,870 (1.16 Lakhs)60,551 56,319 
Children (0-6)1435972097150
Average Literacy (%)89.90%92.20%87.50%
Sex ratio930 
Child Sex ratio892 

Sources: Census 2011

Kohima District Population

Kohima district is a district of Nagaland state in India. As per census 2011, Kohima District population is 267,988 (44.40 Lakhs) of which 138966 are males and 129022 are females. The literacy rate is 85% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 928. The child sex ratio is 909.