East Sikkim Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of East Sikkim in 2021
305,617
Estimated population of males in 2021
163,198
Estimated population of males in 2021
142,419

Population as per 2011 census

Population 283,583
Male Population 151,432
Female Population 132,151
Area (km2) 954
Density/km2 297
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 873
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 960
Literates 214,329
Male Literates 121,345
Female Literates 92,984
Average Literacy 83.85%
Male Literacy 88.47%
Female Literacy 78.50%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 27,984
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 14,277
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 13,707
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.87%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.43%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.37%

East Sikkim Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
177,910
62.74%
191,734
Muslims
6,198
2.19%
6,680
Christian
23,398
8.25%
25,216
Sikh
861
0.30%
928
Buddhist
72,455
25.55%
78,085
Jain
214
0.08%
231
Not Stated
821
0.29%
885
Others
1,726
0.61%
1,860
Total
283,583
100.00%
305,617

City/Metros in East Sikkim District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Gangtok (Municipal Corporation) 100,286
108,078