Population of Meghalaya 2021

Population of Meghalaya 2021

Meghalaya is a state in the northeastern region of India. It is the 22nd largest state by area and also by population. Meghalaya was formed by carving out two districts from the state of Assam: the United Khasi Hills and Jaintia Hills, and the Garo Hills on 21 January 19722. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Meghalaya in 2011 is 2,966,889 (29.66 Lacs)

Meghalaya Population 2011-2021

Meghalaya Pradesh has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 13.48%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 33 Lakhs* an increase of around 3.34 lakhs from 2011.

Population of Meghalaya in 2021 – 33 Lakhs (Approx)

MeghalayaCensus 2011
Total Population2,966,889 (29.66 Lacs)
Male Population1,491,832
Female Population1,475,057
Sex Ratio989
Population Density132/km2
Population Rank22nd
Total Area22,430 km2
Area Rank22nd
Average Literacy (%)74.4 %
Formation21 January 1972
Capital CityShillong

Source: Census 2011 & *UIAI for 2021 Estimates

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