Dimapur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Nagaland State/UT.
The current estimate population of Dimapur city in 2023 is
, while Dimapur metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Dimapur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Dimapur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Dimapur city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Dimapur in 2011 is 122,834.
Dimapur Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Dimapur city are 92,594 of which 49,758 are males while 42,836 are females. Average literacy rate of Dimapur city is 86.03 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.05 and 83.79 percent.
The sex ratio of Dimapur city is 910 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 951 per 1000 boys.
Dimapur Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Dimapur city numbers 2,441 in which population of 10,275 resides. This is around 8.36% of total population of Dimapur city.
Christianity is most popular religion in Dimapur with 45.10 % of city population following the same.
Hinduism is second most popular religion in Dimapur city with 41.11 % following it.
In Dimapur city, Islam is followed by 11.21 %, Jainism by 1.73 %, Buddhism by 0.48 % and Sikhism by 0.19 %. Around 0.03 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.16 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.