Orissa Religion Census 2011

As per census 2011, Hindu are majority in Orissa state. Hinduism constitutes 93.63% of Orissa population. In all Hindu form majority religion in 30 out of 30 districts of Orissa state. The data for 2020 & 2021 is under process and will be updated in few weeks.

Muslim Population in Orissa - Odissa is 9.12 Lakhs (2.17 percent) of total 4.20 Crore. Christian Population in Orissa - Odissa is 11.62 Lakhs (2.77 percent) of total 4.20 Crore.


Religion Percentage
Hindu 93.63%
Muslim 2.17%
Christian 2.77%
Sikh 0.05%
Buddhist 0.03%
Jain 0.02%
Other Religions 1.14%
Not Stated 0.18%

Orissa District Wise Data - Religion 2011

District Majority Religion
Ganjam Hindu
Cuttack Hindu
Mayurbhanj Hindu
Baleshwar Hindu
Khordha Hindu
Sundargarh Hindu
Jajapur Hindu
Kendujhar Hindu
Puri Hindu
Balangir Hindu
Kalahandi Hindu
Bhadrak Hindu
Bargarh Hindu
Kendrapara Hindu
Koraput Hindu
Anugul Hindu
Nabarangapur Hindu
Dhenkanal Hindu
Jagatsinghapur Hindu
Sambalpur Hindu
Rayagada Hindu
Nayagarh Hindu
Kandhamal Hindu
Malkangiri Hindu
Nuapada Hindu
Subarnapur Hindu
Jharsuguda Hindu
Gajapati Hindu
Baudh Hindu
Debagarh Hindu
# District Literacy
1 Serchhip 97.91 %
2 Aizawl 97.89 %
3 Mahe 97.87 %
4 Kottayam 97.21 %
5 Pathanamthitta 96.55 %