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Sikkim

Sikkim is an Indian State located in the Northeastern region of India.
Sikkim State is established on 16-May-1975. The largest city in Sikkim is Gangtok.

Total area of Sikkim is 7,096 km² including
7,057.75 km² rural area and 38.25 km² urban area.
As per 2011 stats, Sikkim has a population of 6,10,577 peoples, out of which urban population is 1,53,578 while rural population is 4,56,999. There are about 1,29,006 houses in the state, including 35,718 urban houses and 93,288 rural houses.

Nepali, Bhutia, Gurung, Lepcha, Limbu, Manggar, Newari, Sherpa, Sunwar, Tamang are the main languages of Sikkim. As per ISO 3166-2:IN standard – the ISO code of Sikkim is IN-SK. Sikkim state is further divided in to districts for administrative purposes.

North District is the largest district of sikkim covering area of 4226 km² while South District is the smallest district of sikkim covering area of 750 km². East District is the most populous whereas North District is the least populous district in sikkim state.

As per 2011 stats, there are 4 districts in Sikkim. Here is the list of all Sikkim districts along with area & population information.

List of Districts of Sikkim

#DistrictArea (km²)Population (2011)Density (/km²)
1East District9542,83,583297
2North District4,22643,70910
3South District7501,46,850196
4West District1,1661,36,435117

Population of Sikkim

ParticularsMale PopulationFemale PopulationTotal Population
Rural2,42,7972,14,2024,56,999
Urban80,27373,3051,53,578
Total3,23,0702,87,5076,10,577

Households in Sikkim

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
93,288
35,718
1,29,006

State/UTs in Northeastern Region of India
Arunachal PradeshAssam
ManipurMeghalaya
MizoramNagaland
SikkimTripura

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