Sikkim Religion Census 2011

As per census 2011, Hindu are majority in Sikkim state. Hinduism constitutes 57.76% of Sikkim population. In all Hindu form majority religion in 3 out of 4 districts of Sikkim state. The data for 2020 & 2021 is under process and will be updated in few weeks.

Muslim Population in Sikkim is 9.87 Thousand (1.62 percent) of total 6.11 Lakhs. Christian Population in Sikkim is 60.52 Thousand (9.91 percent) of total 6.11 Lakhs.

Buddhist plays important role in electoral of Sikkim state forming significant 27.39% of total population. Buddism is followed with majority in 1 out of 4 districts.
Religion Percentage
Hindu 57.76%
Muslim 1.62%
Christian 9.91%
Sikh 0.31%
Buddhist 27.39%
Jain 0.05%
Other Religions 2.67%
Not Stated 0.30%

Sikkim District Wise Data - Religion 2011

District Majority Religion
East Sikkim Hindu
South Sikkim Hindu
West Sikkim Hindu
North Sikkim Buddhist
# District Literacy
1 Serchhip 97.91 %
2 Aizawl 97.89 %
3 Mahe 97.87 %
4 Kottayam 97.21 %
5 Pathanamthitta 96.55 %