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Contents: Provinces and Districts

The population of the provinces and districts of Nepal according to census results.

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NameStatusTranscriptionNativePopulation
Census
1981-06-22
Population
Census
1991-06-22
Population
Census
2001-05-28
Population
Census
2011-06-22
Population
Census
2021-11-11
BagmatiProvinceBāgamatīबागमती प्रदेश2,781,1473,505,0924,569,5975,529,4526,084,042
BhaktapurDistrictBhaktapuraभक्तपुर जिल्ला159,767172,952225,461304,651430,408
ChitwanDistrictCitavanaचितवन जिल्ला259,571354,488472,048579,984722,168
DhadingDistrictDhādiṅaधादिङ जिल्ला243,401278,068338,658336,067322,751
DolakhaDistrictDōlakhāदोलखा जिल्ला150,576173,236204,229186,557172,726
KathmanduDistrictKāṭhamāḍaũकाठमाडौँ जिल्ला422,237675,3411,081,8451,744,2402,017,532
KavrepalanchokDistrictKābhrēpalāñcōkaकाभ्रेपलाञ्चोक जिल्ला307,150324,329385,672381,937366,879
LalitpurDistrictLalitapuraललितपुर जिल्ला184,341257,086337,785468,132548,401
MakwanpurDistrictMakavānapuraमकवानपुर जिल्ला243,411314,599392,604420,477461,053
NuwakotDistrictNuvākōṭaनुवाकोट जिल्ला202,976245,260288,478277,471262,981
RamechhapDistrictRāmēchāpaरामेछाप जिल्ला161,445188,064212,408202,646170,620
RasuwaDistrictRasuvāरसुवा जिल्ला30,24136,74444,73143,30045,554
SindhuliDistrictSindhulīसिन्धुली जिल्ला183,705223,900279,821296,192300,117
SindhupalchowkDistrictSindhupālcōkaसिन्धुपाल्चोक जिल्ला232,326261,025305,857287,798262,852
GandakiProvinceGaṇḍakīगण्डकी प्रदेश1,710,5741,968,2332,316,7022,403,7572,479,745
BaglungDistrictBāgaluṅaबागलुङ जिल्ला215,228232,486268,937268,613250,554
GorkhaDistrictGōrakhāगोरखा जिल्ला231,294252,524288,134271,061252,201
KaskiDistrictKāskīकास्की जिल्ला221,272292,945380,527492,098599,504
LamjungDistrictLamajuṅaलमजुङ जिल्ला152,720153,697177,149167,724153,480
ManangDistrictManāṅaमनाङ जिल्ला7,0215,3639,5876,5385,645
MustangDistrictMustāṅaमुस्ताङ जिल्ला12,93014,29214,98113,45214,596
MyagdiDistrictMyāgdīम्याग्दी जिल्ला96,904100,552114,447113,641107,372
Nawalpur [Nawalparasi East]DistrictNavalapuraनवलपुर जिल्ला149,543211,228272,557311,604381,105
ParbatDistrictParvataपर्वत जिल्ला128,400143,547157,826146,590132,703
SyangjaDistrictSyāṅjāस्याङ्जा जिल्ला271,824293,526317,320289,148254,965
TanahunDistrictTanahũतनहुँ जिल्ला223,438268,073315,237323,288327,620
KarnaliProvinceKarṇālīकर्णाली प्रदेश925,2461,085,3281,311,5671,570,4181,694,889
DailekhDistrictDailēkhaदैलेख जिल्ला166,527187,400225,201261,770253,319
DolpaDistrictḌōlpāडोल्पा जिल्ला22,04325,01329,54536,70042,959
HumlaDistrictHumlāहुम्ला जिल्ला20,30334,38340,59550,85855,496
JajarkotDistrictJājarakōṭaजाजरकोट जिल्ला99,312113,958134,868171,304189,365
JumlaDistrictJumlāजुम्ला जिल्ला68,79775,96489,427108,921119,377
KalikotDistrictKālikōṭaकालिकोट जिल्ला87,63888,805105,580136,948144,917
MuguDistrictMuguमुगु जिल्ला43,70536,36443,93755,28666,658
SalyānDistrictSalyānaसल्यान जिल्ला152,063181,785213,500242,444238,668
SurkhetDistrictSurkhētaसुर्खेत जिल्ला166,196225,768288,527350,804417,776
West RukumDistrictPaścima Rukumaपश्चिम रुकुम जिल्ला98,662115,888140,387155,383166,354
LumbiniProvinceLumbinīलुम्बिनी प्रदेश2,448,6503,127,5313,955,7194,499,2725,124,225
ArghakhanchiDistrictArghākhā̃cīअर्घाखाँची जिल्ला157,304180,884208,391197,632177,200
BankeDistrictBā̃kēबाँके जिल्ला205,323285,604385,840491,313603,393
BardiyaDistrictBardiyāबर्दिया जिल्ला199,044290,313382,649426,576460,831
Dang DeukhuriDistrictDāṅaदाङ जिल्ला266,393354,413462,380552,583676,277
East RukumDistrictPurvī Rukumaपुर्वी रुकुम जिल्ला33,77039,66648,05153,18457,962
GulmiDistrictGulmīगुल्मी जिल्ला238,113266,331296,654280,160246,836
KapilvastuDistrictKapilavastuकपिलवस्तु जिल्ला270,045371,778481,976571,936686,739
PalpaDistrictPālpāपाल्पा जिल्ला214,442236,313268,558261,180242,423
Parasi [Nawalparasi West]DistrictParāsīपरासी जिल्ला159,285224,989290,313331,904385,515
PyuthanDistrictPyuṭhānaप्युठान जिल्ला157,669175,469212,484228,102231,848
RolpaDistrictRōlpāरोल्पा जिल्ला168,166179,621210,004224,506236,226
RupandehiDistrictRupandēhīरुपन्देही जिल्ला379,096522,150708,419880,1961,118,975
Madhesh [Province No. 2]ProvinceMadheśaमधेश प्रदेश2,882,6233,605,2774,604,7135,404,1456,126,288
BaraDistrictBārāबारा जिल्ला318,957415,718559,135687,708743,975
DhanusaDistrictDhanuṣāधनुषा जिल्ला432,569543,672671,364754,777873,274
MahottariDistrictMahōttarīमहोत्तरी जिल्ला361,054440,146553,481627,580715,040
ParsaDistrictParsāपर्सा जिल्ला284,338372,524497,219601,017649,397
RautahatDistrictRautahaṭaरौतहट जिल्ला332,526414,005545,132686,722825,623
SaptariDistrictSaptarīसप्तरी जिल्ला379,055465,668570,282639,284713,203
SarlahiDistrictSarlāhīसर्लाही जिल्ला398,766492,798635,701769,729857,360
SirahaDistrictSirāhāसिराहा जिल्ला375,358460,746572,399637,328748,416
Pradesh 1 [Province No. 1]ProvincePradēśa nambara 1प्रदेश नम्बर १2,954,5103,520,3354,201,7954,534,9434,972,021
BhojpurDistrictBhōjapuraभोजपुर जिल्ला192,689198,784203,018182,459158,991
DhankutaDistrictDhanakuṭāधनकुटा जिल्ला129,781146,386166,479163,412149,984
IlamDistrictIlāmaइलाम जिल्ला178,356229,214282,806290,254280,565
JhapaDistrictJhāpāझापा जिल्ला479,743593,737688,109812,650994,090
KhotangDistrictKhōṭāṅaखोटाङ जिल्ला212,571215,965231,385206,312175,340
MorangDistrictMōraṅaमोरङ जिल्ला534,692674,823843,220965,3701,147,186
OkhaldhungaDistrictŌkhalaḍhuṅgāओखलढुङ्गा जिल्ला137,640139,457156,702147,984140,914
PanchtharDistrictPā̃catharaपाँचथर जिल्ला153,746175,206202,056191,817174,419
SankhuwasabhaDistrictSaṅkhuvāsabhāसंखुवासभा जिल्ला129,414141,903159,203158,742159,046
SolukhumbuDistrictSōlukhumbuसोलुखुम्बु जिल्ला88,24597,200107,686105,886104,768
SunsariDistrictSunasarīसुनसरी जिल्ला344,594463,481625,633763,487934,461
TaplejungDistrictTāplējuṅaताप्लेजुङ जिल्ला120,780120,053134,698127,461120,359
TehrathumDistrictTēhrathumaतेह्रथुम जिल्ला92,454102,870113,111101,57789,125
UdayapurDistrictUdayapuraउदयपुर जिल्ला159,805221,256287,689317,532342,773
Sudurpashchim [Far West]ProvinceSudūrapaścimaसुदूरपश्चिम प्रदेश1,320,0891,679,3012,191,3302,552,5172,711,270
AchhamDistrictAchāmaअछाम जिल्ला185,212198,188231,285257,477229,816
BaitadiDistrictBaitaḍīबैतडी जिल्ला179,136200,716234,418250,898244,400
BajhangDistrictBajhāṅaबझाङ जिल्ला124,010139,092167,026195,159189,097
BajuraDistrictBājurāबाजुरा जिल्ला74,64992,010108,781134,912138,998
DadeldhuraDistrictḌaḍēladhurāडडेलधुरा जिल्ला86,853104,647126,162142,094139,420
DarchulaDistrictDārculāदार्चुला जिल्ला90,218101,683121,996133,274135,056
DotiDistrictḌōṭīडोटी जिल्ला153,135167,168207,066211,746205,683
KailaliDistrictKailālīकैलाली जिल्ला257,905417,891616,697775,709911,155
Kanchanpur [Dodhara Chandani]DistrictKañcanapuraकञ्‍चनपुर जिल्ला168,971257,906377,899451,248517,645
NepalFederal RepublicNēpālaनेपाल15,022,83918,491,09723,151,42326,494,50429,192,480

Source: Central Bureau of Statistics Nepal (web).

Explanation: The results of the 2021 population census are preliminary.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males14,291,311
Females14,901,169