Assam Population

Population
31,205,576
Male Population
15,937,475
Female Population
15,268,101
% of India' Population
2.58%
Sex Ratio
958
Child Sex Ratio
962
Density/km2
398
Density/mi2
1,030
Area (km2)
78,438
Area (mi2)
30,285
Child Population (0-6 Age)
4,638,130
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
2,363,485
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
2,274,645
Literacy
72.19%
Male Literacy
77.86%
Female Literacy
66.26%
Total Literate
19,177,977
Male Literate
10,568,639
Female Literate
8,609,338

Assam Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
19,180,759
61.47%
Muslims
10,679,345
34.22%
Christian
1,165,867
3.74%
Sikh
20,672
0.07%
Buddhist
54,993
0.18%
Jain
25,949
0.08%
Not Stated
50,873
0.16%
Others
27,118
0.09%
Total
31,205,576
100.00%

Assam Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District Nagaon
2,823,768
Least Populous District Dima Hasao
214,102
District with Highest Sex Ratio Baksa
974
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Dima Hasao
932
District with Highest Literacy Rate Kamrup Metropolitan
88.71%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Dhubri
58.34%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Baksa
950,075
974
69.25%
2. Barpeta
1,693,622
953
63.81%
3. Bongaigaon
738,804
966
69.74%
4. Cachar
1,736,617
959
79.34%
5. Chirang
482,162
969
63.55%
6. Darrang
928,500
954
63.08%
7. Dhemaji
686,133
953
72.70%
8. Dhubri
1,949,258
953
58.34%
9. Dibrugarh
1,326,335
961
76.05%
10. Dima Hasao
214,102
932
77.54%
11. Goalpara
1,008,183
964
67.37%
12. Golaghat
1,066,888
964
77.43%
13. Hailakandi
659,296
951
74.33%
14. Jorhat
1,092,256
962
82.15%
15. Kamrup
1,517,542
949
75.55%
16. Kamrup Metropolitan
1,253,938
936
88.71%
17. Karbi Anglong
956,313
951
69.25%
18. Karimganj
1,228,686
963
78.22%
19. Kokrajhar
887,142
959
65.22%
20. Lakhimpur
1,042,137
968
77.20%
21. Morigaon
957,423
967
68.03%
22. Nagaon
2,823,768
962
72.37%
23. Nalbari
771,639
949
78.63%
24. Sivasagar
1,151,050
954
80.41%
25. Sonitpur
1,924,110
956
67.34%
26. Tinsukia
1,327,929
952
69.66%
27. Udalguri
831,668
973
65.41%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Dibrugarh
139,565
928
81.21%
2. Guwahati
957,352
933
82.87%
3. Nagaon
117,722
974
80.48%
4. Silchar
172,830
989
82.33%