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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 : 2

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Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
:
100,286
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
:
342nd
District
Area (km2)  
:
954
District
Area (Rank)
:
702nd
No.of Towns  
in District
: 446
No. of Villages  
in District
: 152

Gangtok Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Gangtok is the 342nd 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 677th 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 90th best ranked in Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   .
  • 5.
  • Gangtok is the 287th best ranked in Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   out of 768 City/Districts of India. This implies that the government has placed a greater emphasis on power distribution in this district compared to other districts.
  • 6.
  • The Average Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   of Indian City(District Capitals)/Districts is 55109 . Gangtok is the 291st best ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.

Worse than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Gangtok is the 12th worst ranked in Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   out of 768 city/districts of India. This indicates that this district is less urbanised and/or has a less developed educational infrastructure compared to other districts
  • 2.
  • The Average Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   of Indian City (District Capitals)/Districts is Gangtok is the 15th worst ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.This implies that this district is less urbanised and/or has a less developed educational infrastructure compared to other districts
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Gangtok is the 42nd worst ranked in Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   .This implies that this is not a highly urbanized district compared to other districts.

Population: 100,286 | Population Rank: 342nd
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 8132
2 % of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 49 9th 5983
3 Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 10th 3426
4 Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   Internet 165 20th 1948
5 GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 153 25th 4375
6 Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1 33rd 9980
7 Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 13 39th 9443
8 Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6311 60th 9303
9 Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1015 60th 5718
10 % of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 4 78th 10616
11 Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 28 84th 9638
12 Number of State Government Jobs   Work 25127 97th 10208
13 Literacy (%)   Language 78 129th 10547
14 Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24 131st 10816
15 City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 134 149th 9720
16 Script Pools Number < 30,000   Language 1 179th 3911
17 Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 1416 184th 9909
18 AEGR (2011) (District)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1 418th 10533

Worse than India Average-

1 Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 9542 90th 7892
2 Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1492 287th 5661
3 Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 55109 291st 6563
4 Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 152998 293rd 10097
5 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 96366 412th 5308
6 Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24839 445th 7787
7 Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 4517 446th 1701
8 Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 27640 497th 5235
Population: 100,286 | Population Rank: 342nd
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 Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 49523 12th 8385
2 Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6137 15th 7558
3 Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   Work 2531 42nd 5527
4 Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   Work 816 43rd 10004
5 Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   Work 62963 43rd 1987
6 GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 38608 57th 5743
7 Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 36696 57th 8594
8 Number of Households that use Electricity as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 282 60th 2546
9 Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   Internet 593683 88th 10612
10 Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 275 93rd 2839
11 Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 395157 115th 10929
12 Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 3877 126th 6781
13 Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 19 146th 1351
14 Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 42477 150th 6049
15 Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 15187 166th 7731
16 No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1 176th 5295
17 Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   Internet 80942 177th 1560
18 Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 93956 180th 1141
19 City(DHQ) Pop 2023   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 321498 192nd 3974
20 No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1460 194th 10906
21 Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 153026 197th 6421
22 City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 278149 198th 4118
23 Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   Education 208496 199th 6415
24 Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 56 213th 1783
25 No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 2 214th 6324
26 House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 84 219th 9143
27 Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 10 231st 5318
28 Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 20464 233rd 1603
29 Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   Education 136937 239th 7347
30 Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 36821 247th 5022
31 Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 22 249th 9092
32 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 217194 250th 7861
33 Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 169864 252nd 2105
34 No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1736 255th 10194
35 Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 153607 256th 2571
36 Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   Work 760882 260th 9307
37 Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 495956 261st 8810
38 Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 54 266th 7925
39 Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   Media 188 270th 5263
40 Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 318214 272nd 7335
41 Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4706 273rd 8691
42 No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 3346 276th 11061
43 Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   Government 745 278th 8206
44 Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 949 301st 5775
45 Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 5379 307th 7928
46 Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 250 308th 4254
47 Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   Media 510042 341st 4234
48 Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 55686 343rd 9420
49 Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   Demography 1017 347th 10544
50 Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 1937 348th 6459
51 District Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1625116 351st 7311
52 Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 2447 351st 5314
53 Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   Work 1159881 354th 4086
54 Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 334 398th 1587
55 No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 63 410th 2360
56 No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 50 416th 1408
57 No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 9 417th 4290
58 District Area (Sq Km)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 4275 428th 5373
59 Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 67856 431st 10431
60 Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   Work 16177 461st 4850
61 Number of Companies   Work 1876 629th 5072

Worse than India Average-


Gangtok City / District Ranks

Work

GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   168th
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   25th
Place

State   193rd
State Code   517th
District   570th
AEGR (2011) (District)   400th
District Area (Sq Km)   702nd
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   40th

Dist. Formation Year   210th

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   33rd
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   357th

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   226th

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   596th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   552nd

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   538th
Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   184th
Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   599th

Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   455th
Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   131st
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   499th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source near premises(Number , Census 2011)   596th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   567th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   500th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   644th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   559th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Other Oil(Number , Census 2011)   617th
Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   495th
Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   430th
Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   608th
Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   661st
Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   620th
Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   512th
Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   223rd
Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   383rd
Number of Households that use Electricity as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   262nd
Number of Households that don't use any type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   467th
Total Households classified user Type of Fuel used for Cooking(Number , Census 2011)   569th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility inside house(Number , Census 2011)   533rd
Number of Households with Kitchen facility outside house(Number , Census 2011)   303rd
Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   599th
Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   475th

Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   617th
Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   229th
Number of Households with ownership status of house as other(No, Census 2011)   415th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Bicycle(No, Census 2011)   707th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   669th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   364th
Number of Households with Radio Transistor(No, Census 2011)   527th
Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   488th
Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   325th
Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   485th
Number of Households with Landline only(No, Census 2011)   579th
Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   530th
Number of Households with Both landline and mobile(No, Census 2011)   489th
Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   403rd
Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   612th
Number of households availing banking services(No, Census 2011)   559th

No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   449th
No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   722nd
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   699th
No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   332nd
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   264th
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   714th
People

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   345th
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   342nd
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   340th
City/DHQ Population Class   75th
District Pop 2011   665th
District Pop 2011 ('000)   665th
District Pop 2012   665th
District Pop 2013   665th
District Pop 2014   665th
District Pop 2015   665th
District Pop 2016   665th
District Pop 2017   665th
District Pop 2018   665th
District Pop 2019   665th
District Pop 2020   665th
District Pop 2021   665th
District Pop 2022   665th
District Pop 2023   665th

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   666th
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   669th
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   670th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   138th
Number of State Government Jobs   97th
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   580th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   139th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   188th
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   404th
Number of Companies   755th
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   10th
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   1st

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   427th
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   706th
Number of Males (2011) (Number, Census 2011)   576th
Number of Females (2011) (District) (Number, Census 2011)   585th
Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   462nd

Literacy (%)   129th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   345th
Assamese Script   121st
Bengali Script   134th
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   200th
Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   266th
Kannada Script   196th
Malayalam Script   146th
Marathi Script   200th
Gujarati Script   303rd
Odia Script   139th
Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   420th
Tamil Script   213th
Telugu Script   268th
Latin Script (English)   176th
Other Scripts   5th
English Multilingual Population   155th
Script Pools Number < 30,000   144th
Assamese   103rd
Bengali   126th
Bodo   76th
Dogri   81st
Gujarati   305th
Hindi   343rd
Kannada   189th
Kashmiri   105th
Konkani   131st
Maithili   126th
Malayalam   144th
Manipuri   48th
Marathi   197th
Nepali   2nd
Odia   140th
Punjabi   259th
Santali   99th
Tamil   210th
Telugu   269th
Urdu   413th
Adi   84th
Angami   60th
Arabic   261st
Bhotia   2nd
Bishnupuriya   44th
English   153rd
Garo   96th
Gondi   82nd
Kabui   30th
Karbi   28th
Kharia   95th
Khasi   66th
Kinnauri   29th
Kurukh   158th
Ladakhi   41st
Lepcha   1st
Limbu   1st
Lushai   77th
Mao   42nd
Monpa   43rd
Munda   143rd
Mundari   83rd
Nicobarese   4th
Nissi   81st
Paite   37th
Rabha   28th
Rai   1st
Sema   39th
Sherpa   1st
Tamang   1st
Tangkhul   29th
Thado   19th
Tibetan   8th
Tripuri   53rd
Others   42nd

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   362nd
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   84th
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   403rd
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   229th
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   168th
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   301st
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   541st
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   288th
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   432nd
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   165th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   381st
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   664th
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   39th
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   60th
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   456th
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   503rd
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   60th
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   456th

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   255th
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   256th
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   148th
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   183rd
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   20th
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   123rd
Availability of Dailyhunt (Hyperlocal Advertising)   58th
Availability of Linkedin (Hyperlocal Advertising)   324th
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   274th
Linkedin 1-day Spend   505th
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   375th
Linkedin CTR   565th
Linkedin CPC   405th
Linkedin Cost/Engagement   115th

Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   570th
Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   463rd
Number of Households with No married couples(Number , Census 2011)   541st
Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   567th
Number of Households with 2 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   593rd
Number of Households with 3 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   589th
Number of Households with 4 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   583rd
Number of Households with 5 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   438th

House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   732nd
% of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   9th
% of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   78th

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   489th
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   503rd

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