Kamrup-Metropolitan

Kamrup Metropolitan is one of the 27 districts in Assam state in north-eastern India. Dispur Legislative Assembly Constituency in Kamrup Metro district with 3.53 lakh voters is the largest constituency in Assam.

It was created on 3 February 2003 by bifurcating the erstwhile Kamrup district.

Administrative headquarters of Kamrup Metropolitan district is at Guwahati city. The district occupies an area of 1527.84 km².

According to the 2011 census Kamrup Metropolitan district has a population of 1,260,419, roughly equal to the nation of Estonia or the US state of New Hampshire. This gives it a ranking of 384th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 2,010 inhabitants per square kilometre (5,200/sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 18.95%. Kamrup Metropolitan has a sex ratio of 922 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 88.66%.