Silchar City Census 2011 data


Silchar city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Silchar Metropolitan Region. The Silchar city is located in Assam state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Silchar in 2011 is 172,830; of which male and female are 86,884 and 85,946 respectively. Although Silchar city has population of 172,830; its urban / metropolitan population is 229,136 of which 115,497 are males and 113,639 are females.

Silchar Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Silchar city are 142,294 of which 73,113 are males while 69,181 are females. Average literacy rate of Silchar city is 90.93 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.25 and 88.59 percent.

Silchar Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Silchar city is 989 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 927 per 1000 boys.

Silchar Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Silchar city are 16,335 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 8,477 boys while 7,858 are girls. The child forms 9.45 % of total population of Silchar City.

Silchar Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Silchar city & its Out Growth numbers 4,746 in which population of 22,749 resides. This is around 12.72% of total population of Silchar city & its outgrowth which is 178,865.

Silchar Population 2015

Indian Govt only conduct census once a decade. Since last census of Silchar city was done in 2011, next census will only be in 2021. While many are asking for Silchar Population 2015 figures, there is none.

Silchar City Population 2011

Description
City Silchar
Government Municipal Board
Urban Agglomeration Silchar Metropolitan
State Assam
Silchar City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 178,865 89,961 88,904
City Population 172,830 86,884 85,946
Literates 142,294 73,113 69,181
Children (0-6) 16,335 8,477 7,858
Average Literacy (%) 90.93 % 93.25 % 88.59 %
Sexratio 989
Child Sexratio 927

Silchar Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Silchar city with 86.31 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Silchar with approximately 12.17 % following it. In Silchar city, Christinity is followed by 0.59 %, Jainism by 0.79 %, Sikhism by 0.04 % and Buddhism by 0.04 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.08 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 154,381 86.31 %
Muslims 21,759 12.17 %
Christian 1,052 0.59 %
Sikh 77 0.04 %
Buddhist 39 0.02 %
Jain 1,408 0.79 %
Others 4 0.00 %
Not Stated 145 0.08 %

Silchar Metropolitan Region

Silchar city comes under Silchar Metropolitan area.
Silchar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 229,136 115,497 113,639
Literates 186,072 96,310 89,762
Children (0-6) 22,976 11,822 11,154
Average Literacy (%) 90.26 % 92.90 % 87.59 %
Sexratio 984
Child Sexratio 943
Silchar Metropolitan Areas
Ambicapur Part-X, Kanakpur I, Kanakpur Part-II, Silchar, Silchar Part-X, Silchar XI, Tarapur VII, Tarapur VIII, and Uttar Krishnapur Part-I
# City Literacy
1 Nagpur 91.92
2 Chennai 90.18
3 Mumbai 89.73
4 Pune 89.56
5 Bangalore 88.71
# City Count
1 Maharashtra 18
2 Uttar Pradesh 16
3 Gujarat 5
4 Tamil Nadu 5
5 Madhya Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population