Top 10 District by Population Growth Rate

India's Top 10 District by Population Growth Rate for 2001-2011 Decade. India with 1.21 Billion people is facing heavy population growth rate in its cities and town. The increasing growth rate in cities can also be attributed to large amount of migration of unskilled or semi-skilled workers from villages to industrial cities and towns.

Below is a list of districts by Decade Population Growth Rate in India.
2011 Census 2001 Census Actual Increase
Rank District State Population Increase Population Increase Actual Increase
1 Kohima Nagaland 267,988 131.81 115,609 42.83 152379
2 Dimapur Nagaland 378,811 127.29 166,663 74.18 212148
3 Kurung Kumey Arunachal Pradesh 92,076 116.56 42,518 6.24 49558
4 Phek Nagaland 163,418 111.84 77,141 45.07 86277
5 Peren Nagaland 95,219 104.15 46,642 60.62 48577
6 Wokha Nagaland 166,343 98.81 83,670 95.16 82673
7 Tuensang Nagaland 196,596 94.83 100,904 64.54 95692
8 Mon Nagaland 250,260 80.36 138,753 74.12 111507
9 Zunheboto Nagaland 140,757 78.05 79,056 60.15 61701
10 Yanam Puducherry 55,626 77.19 31,394 54.67 24232