Tripura population by religion 2021

Tripura Population by Religion 2021

Tripura is the second most populous North East state of India and has a diverse population of many religions & communities. At the census 2011, out of 36.73 lakhs population, around 30.63 lakhs (83.40%) have returned themselves as followers of Hindu religion, 3.16 Lakhs (8.60%) as Muslims or the followers of Islam, 1.59 Lakhs (4.35%) as Christians, and 1.25 lakhs (3.41%) as Buddhist. In addition 0.13% Stated as no religion & 0.09% are other religions.

Source: Census 2011

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Religion in Tripura by population

#ReligionPopulation 2011
1Hindu30,63,903
2Muslim3,16,042
3Christian1,59,882
4Buddhist1,25,385
5Sikh1,070
6Jain860
7Religion not stated5,261
8Other religions and persuasions1,514
 Total36,73,917

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Tripura by Percentage

#ReligionPercentage %
1Hindu83.40%
2Muslim8.60%
3Christian4.35%
4Buddhist3.41%
5Sikh0.03%
6Jain0.02%
7Religion not stated0.14%
8Other religions and persuasions0.04%

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Tripura - Rural Population

#ReligionRural Pop. 2011Percentage
1Hindu21,68,39579.94%
2Muslim2,69,6219.94%
3Christian1,52,1705.61%
4Buddhist1,16,6084.30%
5Sikh7330.03%
6Jain4210.02%
7Religion not stated3,2920.12%
8Other religions and persuasions1,2240.05%
 Total27,12,464 

Source: Census 2011

Religion in Tripura - Urban Population

#ReligionUrban Pop. 2011Percentage %
1Hindu8,95,50893.14%
2Muslim46,4214.83%
3Buddhist8,7770.91%
4Christian7,7120.80%
5Jain4390.05%
6Sikh3370.04%
7Other religions and persuasions2900.03%
8Religion not stated1,9690.20%
 Total9,61,453 

Source: Census 2011

Tripura Population - Caste wise

Caste Population (%)
OBC* 24.48%
Dalits (SCs) 17.83%
Tribals (STs) 31.76%
General  25 %

*Govt has not enumerated caste-wise population other than SCs and STs in Census 2011. So OBC Percentage is not accurate & based on various estimates.