Know the current (2021) population of Arunachal Pradesh and also the population according to the 2011 census.

Arunachal Pradesh Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Arunachal Pradesh in 2021
1,711,947
Estimated population of males in 2021
883,358
Estimated population of females in 2021
828,589

Population as per 2011 census

Population
1,383,727
Male Population
713,997
Female Population
669,730
% of Male' Population
51.60%
% of Female' Population
48.40%
% of India' Population
0.11%
Sex Ratio
938
Child Sex Ratio
972
Density/km2
17
Density/mi2
43
Area (km2)
83,743
Area (mi2)
32,333
Child Population (0-6 Age)
212,188
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
107,624
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
104,564
Literacy
65.38%
Male Literacy
72.54%
Female Literacy
57.71%
Total Literates
766,005
Male Literates
439,868
Female Literates
326,137
Population Rural
1,066,358
Population Rural Percentage
77.06%
Population Urban
317,369
Population Urban Percentage
22.94%

Arunachal Pradesh Religious Data

Description
Population in 2020
Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindus
401,876
29.04%
497,201
Muslims
27,045
1.95%
33,460
Christians
418,732
30.26%
518,055
Sikhs
3,287
0.24%
4,067
Buddhists
162,815
11.77%
201,435
Jains
771
0.06%
954
Not Stated
6,648
0.48%
8,225
Others
362,553
26.20%
448,551
Total
1,383,727
100.00%
1,711,947

Arunachal Pradesh Population Facts

Description Districts As per 2011 census
Most Populous District Papumpare
176,573
Least Populous District Dibang Valley
8,004
District with Highest Sex Ratio Kurung Kumey
1,032
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Tawang
714
District with Highest Literacy Rate Papumpare
79.95%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Kurung Kumey
48.75%
District with Highest Population Density Lohit
61
District with Lowest Population Density Anjaw
3

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
As per 2011 census
Estimated Population in 2021
1. Anjaw
21,167
26,188
2. Changlang
148,226
183,385
3. Dibang Valley
8,004
9,903
4. East Kameng
78,690
97,355
5. East Siang
99,214
122,748
6. Kurung Kumey
92,076
113,916
7. Lohit
145,726
180,292
8. Lower Dibang Valley
54,080
66,908
9. Lower Subansiri
83,030
102,725
10. Papumpare
176,573
218,456
11. Tawang
49,977
61,832
12. Tirap
111,975
138,535
13. Upper Siang
35,320
43,698
14. Upper Subansiri
83,448
103,242
15. West Kameng
83,947
103,859
16. West Siang
112,274
138,905