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Aizawl City Population

Aizawl city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Mizoram State/UT.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Aizawl in 2011 is 293,416; of which male and female are 144,913 and 148,503 respectively.


Aizawl Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Aizawl city in 2023 is 403,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. 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.

Aizawl Literacy Rate

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.

Aizawl Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Aizawl city is 1025 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 983 per 1000 boys.

Aizawl Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Aizawl city are 36,012 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 18,159 boys while 17,853 are girls. The child forms 12.27 % of total population of Aizawl City.

Aizawl Slums

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.

Aizawl City Population 2011

Description
City Aizawl
Government Notified Town
Urban Agglomeration Only City
State Mizoram
Aizawl City Total Male Female
City Population 293,416 144,913 148,503
Literates 253,192 124,882 128,310
Children (0-6) 36,012 18,159 17,853
Average Literacy (%) 98.36 % 98.52 % 98.21 %
Sexratio 1025
Child Sexratio 983

Aizawl Religion

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'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 4.14 % 12,155
Muslims 1.52 % 4,464
Christian 93.63 % 274,727
Sikh 0.03 % 90
Buddhist 0.45 % 1,334
Jain 0.02 % 55
Others 0.09 % 274
Not Stated 0.11 % 317

Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 293,416 293,416
2021 381,000 396,000
2022 392,000 409,000
2023 403,000 423,000
2024 415,000 437,000
2025 427,000 452,000
2026 439,000 467,000
2027 452,000 483,000
2028 465,000 499,000
2029 478,000 516,000
2030 492,000 534,000
2031 506,000 552,000