Daman and Diu

Daman and Diu Population 2020: Growth Rate, Gender Ratio, Census 2021

Daman and Diu Population 2020: Growth Rate, Gender Ratio, Census 2021 details and information provided here. Daman and Diu is a Union Territory in India, which was once a piece of the Portuguese empire neighbouring Goa. Daman is basically a twin town of Coimbra in Portugal. Diu Island is twinned with Loures, similarly in Portugal.

As per by the Constitution of India, Administration of Daman and Diu is under Administrator, doled out by the President of India and not a legislature or a representative.

Daman and Diu
Daman and Diu

Daman and Diu Population 2020-2021 (Projection)

As per our projection and prediction, population of Daman and Diu in 2020 will be 3.15 Lakhs.

Approximate Population 2.43 Lakhs 1.58 Lakh
Actual Population 243,247 158,204
Male 150,301 92,512
Female 92,946 65,692
Population Growth 53.76% 55.59%
Percantage of total Population 0.02% 0.02%
Sex Ratio 618 710
Child Sex Ratio 904 926

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Density/km2 2,191 1,413
Density/mi2 5,657 3,679
Area(Km2) 111 112
Area mi2 43 43
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 26,934 20,578
Male Population (0-6 Age) 14,144 10,685
Female Population (0-6 Age) 12,790 9,893
Literacy 87.10 % 78.18 %
Male Literacy 91.54 % 86.76 %
Female Literacy 79.55 % 65.61 %
Total Literate 188,406 107,600
Male Literate 124,643 70,992
Female Literate 63,763 36,608

Daman and Diu Population by Religion – Religious Data 2011 Census

Description Population Percentage
Hindu 220,150 90.50 %
Muslim 19,277 7.92 %
Christian 2,820 1.16 %
Jain 287 0.12 %
Not Available 245 0.10 %
Buddhist 217 0.09 %
Sikh 172 0.07 %
Other Religion 79 0.03 %

Daman and Diu Urban and Rural Population in 2011

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 24.83 % 75.17 %
Total Population 60,396 182,851
Male Population 32,395 117,906
Female Population 28,001 64,945
Population Growth -40.12 % 218.84 %
Sex Ratio 864 551
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 932 894
Child Population (0-6) 7,438 19,496
Child Percentage (0-6) 12.32 % 10.66 %
Literates 43,089 145,317
Average Literacy 81.36 % 88.96 %
Male Literacy 89.43 % 92.10 %
Female Literacy 60.96 % 42.50 %

Daman and Diu City and Metropolitan Population

Big Cities

Big Cities Population Male Female
No city with more than 1lakh population

Metropolitan Regions

Large Metropolitan Region Population Male Female
No Metropolitan Region with population above 1 Lakh

Daman and Diu Literacy Rate in 2011

  1. 2011: Literacy rate in Daman and Diu was 87.10% as per 2011 population census. Male 91.54%, Female 79.55%
  2. 2001: Literacy rate in Daman and Diu was 78.18% as per 2001 population census. Male 86.76%, Female 65.61%

Daman and Diu Population Density 2011

  • Total area of Daman and Diu is 111 sq. km.
  • 2011: Density of Daman and Diu is 2,191 per sq km
  • 2001: Density of Daman and Diu was 1,413 per sq km

Daman and Diu Gender Ratio

  • 2011: Sex Ratio in Daman and Diu was, Female 618 / 1000 male
  • 2001: Sex Ratio in Daman and Diu was, Female 710 / 1000 male

Daman and Diu 2020-2021 Population Projected

Talking about population, in order to check out the population of Daman & Diu in 2017, we need to have a look at the population of the past 5 years.

Year Projected Population
2011 243,247 2.43 Lakhs
2012 251,467 2.51 Lakhs
2013 259,795 2.60 Lakhs
2014 268,227 2.68 Lakhs
2015 276,758 2.77 Lakhs
2016 285,384 2.85 Lakhs
2017 294,102 2.94 Lakhs
2018 302,906 3.03 Lakhs
2019 311,792 3.12 Lakhs
2020 320,756 3.21 Lakhs
2021 329,793 3.30 Lakhs

Article first published on December 7, 2019.