India - Sikkim

Census Results

1971-04-01 210,000
1981-03-01 316,000
1991-03-01 406,457
2001-03-01 540,851
2011-03-01 610,577

General Information

Official name Sikkim
Official name [native] Sikkim
Capital Gangtok
Capital [native] Gangtok
ISO code IN-11
Statistical agency The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India

Administrative units

codedistrictcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-03-01
census
population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
241North DistrictMangan4,33531,24041,03043,709
242West DistrictGyalshing1,16598,161123,256136,435
243South DistrictNamchi74998,604131,525146,850
244East DistrictGangtok954178,452245,040283,583
 total 7,066406,457540,851610,577
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Expanded administrative units

codedistrictcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-03-01
census
population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
241North DistrictMangan4,33531,24041,03043,709
01547Chungthang   10,50210,038
01548Mangan   30,52833,671
242West DistrictGyalshing1,16598,161123,256136,435
01549Gyalshing   64,41971,675
01550Soreng   58,83764,760
243South DistrictNamchi74998,604131,525146,850
01551Namchi   87,35098,895
01552Ravong   44,17547,955
244East DistrictGangtok954178,452245,040283,583
01553Gangtok   188,517219,450
01554Pakyong   32,21336,392
01555Rongli   24,31027,741
 total 7,066406,457540,851610,577
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Main cities

namepopulation
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
Gangtok29,354100,286
Namchi..12,190
Rangpo..10,450
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.