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languages
City (district capitals)/DHQ

  • 1. Nepali   :   58,784
  • 2. English Multilingual Population   :   41,623
  • 3. Hindi   :   17,523

Number Of Languages spoken by more then 30K Population : 1

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Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
:
100,286
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
:
362nd
District
Area (km2)  
:
954
District
Area (Rank)
:
702nd
No.of Towns  
in District
: 446
No. of Villages  
in District
: 599

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Gangtok Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Gangtok is the 362nd ranked city in population, out of 768 District Capitals (DHQs) of India. It is the capital of Gangtok District in Sikkim State. East Sikkim District is 665th highest ranked in population & 702nd ranked in area, in India. Please keep the DHQ rank in perspective, for the highlights below.

Better than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Gangtok is the 1st highest ranked in Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   out of 768 city/districts of India. This indicates that this is an important district eg highly urbanised/union territory .
  • 2.
  • The average % of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   of Indian city (district capitals)/districts is 49. Gangtok is the 9th highest ranked city out of 768 city/districts. This indicates that economic condition of people in this district is better compared to people in other districts.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Gangtok is the 10th highest ranked in Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   . This indicates this town is a highly urbanised/PSU and/or high GDP top 40 metropolis.
  • 4.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India Gangtok is the 287th best ranked in Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   . This implies that the government has placed a greater emphasis on power distribution in this district compared to other districts.

Worse than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Gangtok is the 629th worst ranked in Number of Companies   out of 768 city/districts of India. This implies low private sector growth.
  • 2.
  • The Average Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   of Indian City (District Capitals)/Districts is Gangtok is the 461st worst ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.This implies that this district is not highly urbanized compared to other districts.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Gangtok is the 431st worst ranked in Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   .This indicates that economic condition of people in this district is poor compared to other districts.

Population: 100,286 | Population Rank: 362nd
Area (KM2) : 954 | Area Rank: 702nd
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 1st 6764
2 % of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 49 9th 3738
3 Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 10th 3481
4 Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 2 12th 8413
5 Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   Internet 165 20th 10082
6 GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 153 25th 10814
7 Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1 34th 3702
8 Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6311 60th 9054
9 Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1015 60th 11019
10 % of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 4 78th 4584
11 Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 28 82nd 4032
12 Number of State Government Jobs   Work 25127 97th 9387
13 Literacy (%)   Language 78 129th 1830
14 Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24 130th 5522
15 City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 134 149th 3426
16 No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1 175th 7270
17 Script Pools Number < 30,000   Language 1 177th 9213
18 Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 1416 184th 4118
19 AEGR (2011) (District)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1 419th 8824

Worse than India Average-

1 Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 49523 12th 1463
2 Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6137 15th 7383
3 English Multilingual Population   Language 50193 19th 10981
4 Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   Work 2531 42nd 7694
5 Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   Work 816 43rd 9589
6 Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   Work 62963 43rd 4379
7 Devnagri Script (Hindi)   Language 137058 49th 1871
8 English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   Internet 162759 50th 3050
9 Bengali Script   Language 13153 50th 1127
10 GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 38608 57th 4380
11 Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 36696 57th 3194
12 Number of Households that use Electricity as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 282 60th 5728
13 Assamese Script   Language 3229 64th 10308
14 Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   Internet 593683 88th 10688
15 Odia Script   Language 5442 91st 4300
16 Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 275 93rd 2893
17 Malayalam Script   Language 6112 101st 7149
18 Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 395157 115th 6236
19 Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 3877 126th 5741
20 Latin Script (English)   Language 2647 128th 1871
21 Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 19 131st 5039
22 Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 42477 150th 4623
23 Marathi Script   Language 27903 154th 5070
24 Kannada Script   Language 23603 157th 10755
25 Tamil Script   Language 23886 163rd 7815
26 Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 15187 166th 6675
27 Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   Internet 80942 177th 9333
28 Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 93956 180th 8017
29 Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 10371 187th 9070
30 Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   Language 10774 195th 1400
31 HQ Mother Tongue Population   Language 254303 197th 10244
32 Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 153026 197th 5008
33 Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   Education 208496 199th 1534
34 Telugu Script   Language 39429 201st 7802
35 City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 271329 210th 1267
36 Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 56 212th 8172
37 City(DHQ) Pop 2023   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 342233 214th 6075
38 House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 84 215th 7120
39 Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 20464 233rd 4366
40 Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 15292 233rd 8859
41 Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 10 236th 11018
42 Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   Education 136937 239th 4354
43 Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 36821 247th 2126
44 No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1121 247th 10231
45 Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 150461 249th 4321
46 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 217194 250th 3814
47 Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 22 252nd 10434
48 Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 169864 252nd 8407
49 Gujarati Script   Language 25953 255th 4308
50 Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 153607 256th 1525
51 Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   Work 760882 260th 1256
52 Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 495956 261st 6929
53 No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1634 262nd 5986
54 Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 54 267th 3166
55 Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   Media 188 270th 8883
56 Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 318214 272nd 11021
57 Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4706 273rd 6225
58 Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 747 277th 2376
59 Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   Government 745 278th 6395
60 Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 223006 279th 3157
61 No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 2012 291st 10712
62 Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   Language 33190 299th 1656
63 Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 949 300th 10850
64 Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 273858 306th 4371
65 Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 5379 307th 7685
66 Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 250 308th 3658
67 Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   Media 510042 341st 8250
68 No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 45 343rd 8391
69 Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 55686 343rd 3202
70 Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   Demography 1023 348th 3541
71 Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 1937 348th 1471
72 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1378 348th 8798
73 Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 2447 351st 4976
74 District Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1628690 352nd 8332
75 No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 57 352nd 1245
76 Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   Work 1159881 354th 2988
77 Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 334 398th 3944
78 District Area (Sq Km)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 4275 428th 6385
79 No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 8 430th 3750
80 Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 67856 431st 8598
81 Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   Work 16177 461st 5627
82 Number of Companies   Work 1876 629th 4065
Population: 100,286 | Population Rank: 362nd
Area (KM2) : 954 | Area Rank: 702nd
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 9542 90th 6921
2 Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1492 287th 5171
3 Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 55109 291st 3201
4 Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 152998 293rd 7981
5 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 96366 412th 1587
6 Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24839 445th 9250
7 Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 4517 446th 5430
8 Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 27640 497th 3732

Worse than India Average-


Gangtok City / District Ranks

Work

GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   601st
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   744th
Place

State   575th
State Code   251st
District   199th
AEGR (2011) (District)   338th
District Area (Sq Km)   62nd
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   713th

Dist. Formation Year   115th

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   364th
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   387th

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   542nd

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   166th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   204th

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   210th
Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   226th
Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   140th

Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   223rd
Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   580th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   251st
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source near premises(Number , Census 2011)   154th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   183rd
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   250th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   106th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   145th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Other Oil(Number , Census 2011)   93rd
Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   206th
Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   320th
Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   142nd
Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   90th
Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   86th
Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   58th
Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   523rd
Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   367th
Number of Households that use Electricity as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   120th
Number of Households that don't use any type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   277th
Total Households classified user Type of Fuel used for Cooking(Number , Census 2011)   181st
Number of Households with Kitchen facility inside house(Number , Census 2011)   217th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility outside house(Number , Census 2011)   447th
Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   140th
Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   161st

Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   133rd
Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   521st
Number of Households with ownership status of house as other(No, Census 2011)   335th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Bicycle(No, Census 2011)   43rd
Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   80th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   386th
Number of Households with Radio Transistor(No, Census 2011)   223rd
Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   262nd
Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   425th
Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   265th
Number of Households with Landline only(No, Census 2011)   171st
Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   220th
Number of Households with Both landline and mobile(No, Census 2011)   261st
Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   347th
Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   138th
Number of households availing banking services(No, Census 2011)   191st

No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   252nd
No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   104th
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   5th
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   419th
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   97th
People

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   408th
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   404th
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   407th
City/DHQ Population Class   518th
District Pop 2011   104th
District Pop 2011 ('000)   104th
District Pop 2012   104th
District Pop 2013   104th
District Pop 2014   104th
District Pop 2015   104th
District Pop 2016   104th
District Pop 2017   104th
District Pop 2018   104th
District Pop 2019   104th
District Pop 2020   104th
District Pop 2021   104th
District Pop 2022   104th
District Pop 2023   104th

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   103rd
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   100th
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   99th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   631st
Number of State Government Jobs   672nd
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   187th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   628th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   581st
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   365th
Number of Companies   1st
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   742nd
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   751st

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   332nd
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   59th
Number of Males (2011) (Number, Census 2011)   175th
Number of Females (2011) (District) (Number, Census 2011)   166th
Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   287th

Literacy (%)   639th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   421st
Assamese Script   394th
Bengali Script   619th
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   569th
Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   405th
Kannada Script   351st
Malayalam Script   527th
Marathi Script   503rd
Gujarati Script   318th
Odia Script   527th
Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   305th
Tamil Script   437th
Telugu Script   377th
Latin Script (English)   501st
Other Scripts   314th
English Multilingual Population   614th
Script Pools Number < 30,000   323rd
Assamese   370th
Bengali   627th
Bodo   145th
Dogri   194th
Gujarati   312th
Hindi   425th
Kannada   343rd
Kashmiri   181st
Konkani   177th
Maithili   389th
Malayalam   529th
Manipuri   300th
Marathi   505th
Nepali   691st
Odia   523rd
Punjabi   411th
Santali   220th
Tamil   437th
Telugu   367th
Urdu   304th
Adi   29th
Angami   3rd
Arabic   7th
Bhotia   119th
Bishnupuriya   5th
English   452nd
Garo   44th
Gondi   111th
Kabui   50th
Karbi   51st
Kharia   52nd
Khasi   74th
Kinnauri   17th
Kurukh   181st
Ladakhi   32nd
Lepcha   48th
Limbu   22nd
Lushai   111th
Mao   31st
Monpa   4th
Munda   95th
Mundari   100th
Nicobarese   14th
Nissi   4th
Paite   33rd
Rabha   54th
Rai   27th
Sema   1st
Sherpa   35th
Tamang   47th
Tangkhul   61st
Thado   67th
Tibetan   133rd
Tripuri   68th
Others   559th

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   372nd
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   684th
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   365th
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   532nd
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   601st
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   468th
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   209th
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   480th
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   333rd
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   604th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   388th
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   103rd
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   750th
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   526th
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   270th
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   262nd
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   526th
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   263rd

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   469th
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   470th
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   573rd
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   584th
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   747th
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   123rd
Availability of Dailyhunt (Hyperlocal Advertising)   58th
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   404th
Linkedin 1-day Spend   139th
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   267th
Linkedin CTR   78th
Linkedin CPC   249th
Linkedin Cost/Engagement   530th
Twitter Low   455th
Twitter High   453rd
Average   453rd

Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   180th
Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   255th
Number of Households with No married couples(Number , Census 2011)   209th
Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   183rd
Number of Households with 2 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   157th
Number of Households with 3 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   161st
Number of Households with 4 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   136th
Number of Households with 5 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   68th

House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   17th
% of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   740th
% of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   671st

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   221st
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   203rd

Gangtok Culture Highlights

Sr.No Culture Metrics Counts Name

Famous Buddhist Temple Name

Famous Buddhist Temple Name   7 Enchey Monastery,Pemayangtse Monastery,Phensang Monastery,Ralang Monastery,Rumtek Monastery,Tashiding Monastery,Tsuklakhang Palace
Airports
Name IATA Code City Distance

Airport Name

Bagdogra Airport Siliguri IXB 49 Km

Gangtok Nature Highlights

Nature Metrics % of India Rank Out of 768 City / Districts Data