Aizawl city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Mizoram State/UT.
The current estimate population of Aizawl city in 2023 is
, while Aizawl metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Aizawl city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Aizawl city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Aizawl city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Aizawl in 2011 is 293,416.
Aizawl Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Aizawl city are 253,192 of which 124,882 are males while 128,310 are females. Average literacy rate of Aizawl city is 98.36 percent of which male and female literacy was 98.52 and 98.21 percent.
The sex ratio of Aizawl city is 1025 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 983 per 1000 boys.
Aizawl Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Aizawl city numbers 15,987 in which population of 78,561 resides. This is around 26.77% of total population of Aizawl city.
Christianity is most popular religion in Aizawl with 93.63 % of city population following the same.
Hinduism is second most popular religion in Aizawl city with 4.14 % following it.
In Aizawl city, Islam is followed by 1.52 %, Jainism by 0.02 %, Buddhism by 0.45 % and Sikhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.09 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.11 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.