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Population of Nagaland

Census (1901-2011)
YearPopulationDecadal Growth (%) Change in Growth (%)
1901 101,550 --
1911 149,038 46.76-
1921 158,801 6.55 -40.21
1931 178,844 12.62 6.07
1941 189,641 6.04 -6.58
1951 212,975 12.30 6.26
1961 369,200 73.35 61.05
1971 516,449 39.88 -33.47
1981 774,930 50.05 10.17
1991 1,209,546 56.08 6.03
2001 1,990,036 64.53 8.45
2011 1,978,502 -0.58 -65.11
Population in 5 year Age Group (2011)
Age groupTotalRural Urban
PersonsShare (%)PersonsShare (%) PersonsShare (%)
00-04 197,262 9.97 147,261 10.46 50,001 8.76
05-09 233,099 11.78 173,624 12.34 59,475 10.42
10-14 248,671 12.57 181,149 12.87 67,522 11.83
15-19 229,622 11.61 161,926 11.50 67,696 11.86
20-24 204,363 10.33 139,581 9.92 64,782 11.35
25-29 176,901 8.94 117,131 8.32 59,770 10.47
30-34 149,924 7.58 100,492 7.14 49,432 8.66
35-39 128,198 6.48 87,170 6.19 41,028 7.19
40-44 109,261 5.52 76,029 5.40 33,232 5.82
45-49 87,747 4.44 61,345 4.36 26,402 4.62
50-54 65,859 3.33 47,518 3.38 18,341 3.21
55-59 43,398 2.19 31,751 2.26 11,647 2.04
60-64 36,519 1.85 28,201 2.00 8,318 1.46
65-69 24,243 1.23 18,939 1.35 5,304 0.93
70-74 17,593 0.89 14,353 1.02 3,240 0.57
75-79 10,565 0.53 8,629 0.61 1,936 0.34
80+ 13,806 0.70 11,163 0.79 2,643 0.46
Age not stated 1,471 0.07 1,274 0.09 197 0.03
Total 1,978,502 1,407,536 570,966