Dibrugarh District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Assam) - Census 2011

Dibrugarh district of Assam has total population of 1,326,335 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 676,434 are males while 649,901 are females. In 2011 there were total 276,867 families residing in Dibrugarh district. The Average Sex Ratio of Dibrugarh district is 961.

Dibrugarh district, Assam

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18.4% people lives in Urban areas while 81.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 90.1% while that in the rural areas is 72.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dibrugarh district is 932 while that of Rural areas is 967.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dibrugarh district is 163210 which is 12% of the total population. There are 83168 male children and 80042 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dibrugarh is 962 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (961) of Dibrugarh district.

The total literacy rate of Dibrugarh district is 76.05%. The male literacy rate is 72.64% and the female literacy rate is 60.5% in Dibrugarh district.

Population
1,326,335
Literacy
76.05%
Sex Ratio
961

To facilitate the administration, Dibrugarh district is further divided into 7 Circles (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Circles consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Dibrugarh Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dibrugarh district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 163,210 83,168 80,042
Literacy 76.05% 72.64% 60.5%
Scheduled Caste 58,876 30,517 28,359
Scheduled Tribe 102,871 51,835 51,036
Illiterate 441,804 185,073 256,731

Caste-wise Population - Dibrugarh district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.8% of total population in Dibrugarh district of Assam.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 58,876 30,517 28,359
Schedule Tribe 102,871 51,835 51,036

Religion-wise Population - Dibrugarh district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,198,401 (90.35%) 611,787 586,614
Muslim 64,526 (4.86%) 32,943 31,583
Christian 52,968 (3.99%) 26,311 26,657
Sikh 2,261 (0.17%) 1,261 1,000
Buddhist 4,673 (0.35%) 2,373 2,300
Jain 1,055 (0.08%) 559 496
Other Religion 46 (0%) 23 23
No Religion Specified 2,405 (0.18%) 1,177 1,228

Literacy Rate - Dibrugarh district

The total literacy rate of Dibrugarh district was 76.05% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 72.19% of Assam. Population-wise, out of total 884,531 literates, males were 491,361 while females were 393,170. Also the male literacy rate was 82.82% and the female literacy rate was 68.99% in Dibrugarh district.

  Dibrugarh district Assam
Female 68.99% 66.27%
Male 82.82% 77.85%
Total 76.05% 72.19%

Sex Ratio - Dibrugarh district

The Sex Ratio of Dibrugarh district is 961 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 961 females in Dibrugarh district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 962 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 961 ) of Dibrugarh district.


Population Density - Dibrugarh district

The total area of Dibrugarh district is 3,381 km2. Thus the density of Dibrugarh district is 392 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 45 sq. km. area is under urban region while 3,336 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Dibrugarh district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Dibrugarh, 18.38% people lived in urban regions while 81.62% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 243,730 out of which 126,135 were males while remaining 117,595 were females. In rural areas of Dibrugarh, male population was 550,299 while female population was 532,306.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Dibrugarh was 932 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Dibrugarh was 931 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Dibrugarh were 22,927 which is 9.41% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Dibrugarh was 967 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Dibrugarh was 968 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Dibrugarh for urban regions was 90.11 percent in which males were 92.98% literate while female literacy stood at 87.03%. The total literate population of Dibrugarh was 884,531. Similarly in rural areas of Dibrugarh, the average literacy rate was 72.75 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 80.4% and 64.85% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Dibrugarh were 685,573.

Rural Urban
Population % 81.62% 18.38%
Total population 1,082,605 243,730
Male population 550,299 126,135
Female population 532,306 117,595
Sex ratio 967 932
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 968 931
Child population 140,283 22,927
Literates 685,573 198,958
Average literacy 72.75% 90.11%
Male literacy 80.4% 92.98%
Female literacy 64.85% 87.03%

Child Population - Dibrugarh district

According to Census 2011, there were 163,210 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dibrugarh district. Out of which 83,168 were male while 80,042 were female.


Working Population - Dibrugarh district

In Dibrugarh district out of total population, 560,557 were engaged in work activities. 69.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 560,557 workers engaged in Main Work, 86,082 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21,792 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 391,597 284,955 106,642
Cultivators 86,082 66,299 19,783
Agriculture Labourer 21,792 13,440 8,352
Household Industries 6,528 4,682 1,846
Other Workers 277,195 200,534 76,661
Marginal Workers 168,960 83,058 85,902
Non Working 765,778 308,421 457,357

Dibrugarh district Map


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