Assam Religion Census 2011

As per census 2011, Hindu are majority in Assam state. Hinduism constitutes 61.47% of Assam population. In all Hindu form majority religion in 18 out of 27 districts of Assam state. The data for 2020 & 2021 is under process and will be updated in few weeks.

Muslim Population in Assam is 1.07 Crore (34.22 percent) of total 3.12 Crore. Christian Population in Assam is 11.66 Lakhs (3.74 percent) of total 3.12 Crore.

Muslims plays important role in electoral of Assam state forming significant 34.22% of total population. Islam is followed with majority in 9 out of 27 districts.
Religion Percentage
Hindu 61.47%
Muslim 34.22%
Christian 3.74%
Sikh 0.07%
Buddhist 0.18%
Jain 0.08%
Other Religions 0.09%
Not Stated 0.16%

Assam District Wise Data - Religion 2011

District Majority Religion
Nagaon Muslim
Dhubri Muslim
Sonitpur Hindu
Cachar Hindu
Barpeta Muslim
Kamrup Hindu
Tinsukia Hindu
Dibrugarh Hindu
Kamrup Metropolitan Hindu
Karimganj Muslim
Sivasagar Hindu
Jorhat Hindu
Golaghat Hindu
Lakhimpur Hindu
Goalpara Muslim
Morigaon Muslim
Karbi Anglong Hindu
Baksa Hindu
Darrang Muslim
Kokrajhar Hindu
Udalguri Hindu
Nalbari Hindu
Bongaigaon Muslim
Dhemaji Hindu
Hailakandi Muslim
Chirang Hindu
Dima Hasao Hindu
# District Literacy
1 Serchhip 97.91 %
2 Aizawl 97.89 %
3 Mahe 97.87 %
4 Kottayam 97.21 %
5 Pathanamthitta 96.55 %