Nicobars District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Andaman and Nicobar) - Census 2011

Nicobars district of Andaman and Nicobar has total population of 36,842 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 20,727 are males while 16,115 are females. In 2011 there were total 9,288 families residing in Nicobars district. The Average Sex Ratio of Nicobars district is 777.

Nicobars district, Andaman and Nicobar

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 0% people lives in Urban areas while 100% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is �% while that in the rural areas is 78.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Nicobars district is � while that of Rural areas is 777.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nicobars district is 4389 which is 12% of the total population. There are 2256 male children and 2133 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nicobars is 945 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (777) of Nicobars district.

The total literacy rate of Nicobars district is 78.06%. The male literacy rate is 74.28% and the female literacy rate is 61.65% in Nicobars district.

Population
36,842
Literacy
78.06%
Sex Ratio
777

To facilitate the administration, Nicobars district is further divided into 3 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Nicobars Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 4,389 2,256 2,133
Literacy 78.06% 74.28% 61.65%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 23,681 12,198 11,483
Illiterate 11,510 5,330 6,180

Caste-wise Population - Nicobars district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 64.3% of total population in Nicobars district of Andaman and Nicobar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 23,681 12,198 11,483

Religion-wise Population - Nicobars district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 8,681 (23.56%) 5,894 2,787
Muslim 1,336 (3.63%) 789 547
Christian 26,077 (70.78%) 13,618 12,459
Sikh 343 (0.93%) 192 151
Buddhist 119 (0.32%) 69 50
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 248 (0.67%) 149 99
No Religion Specified 38 (0.1%) 16 22

Literacy Rate - Nicobars district

The total literacy rate of Nicobars district was 78.06% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 86.63% of Andaman and Nicobar. Population-wise, out of total 25,332 literates, males were 15,397 while females were 9,935. Also the male literacy rate was 83.36% and the female literacy rate was 71.06% in Nicobars district.

  Nicobars district Andaman and Nicobar
Female 71.06% 82.43%
Male 83.36% 90.27%
Total 78.06% 86.63%

Sex Ratio - Nicobars district

The Sex Ratio of Nicobars district is 777 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 777 females in Nicobars district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 945 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 777 ) of Nicobars district.


Population Density - Nicobars district

The total area of Nicobars district is 1,841 km2. Thus the density of Nicobars district is 20 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 0 sq. km. area is under urban region while 1,841 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Nicobars district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Nicobars, 0% people lived in urban regions while 100% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 0 out of which 0 were males while remaining 0 were females. In rural areas of Nicobars, male population was 20,727 while female population was 16,115.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Nicobars was � females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Nicobars was � girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Nicobars were 0 which is �% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Nicobars was 777 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Nicobars was 945 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Nicobars for urban regions was � percent in which males were �% literate while female literacy stood at �%. The total literate population of Nicobars was 25,332. Similarly in rural areas of Nicobars, the average literacy rate was 78.06 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 83.36% and 71.06% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Nicobars were 25,332.

Rural Urban
Population % 100% 0%
Total population 36,842 0
Male population 20,727 0
Female population 16,115 0
Sex ratio 777
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 945
Child population 4,389 0
Literates 25,332 0
Average literacy 78.06% �%
Male literacy 83.36% �%
Female literacy 71.06% �%

Child Population - Nicobars district

According to Census 2011, there were 4,389 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nicobars district. Out of which 2,256 were male while 2,133 were female.


Working Population - Nicobars district

In Nicobars district out of total population, 17,125 were engaged in work activities. 56.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 17,125 workers engaged in Main Work, 192 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 103 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 9,651 7,948 1,703
Cultivators 192 149 43
Agriculture Labourer 103 94 9
Household Industries 519 313 206
Other Workers 8,837 7,392 1,445
Marginal Workers 7,474 4,766 2,708
Non Working 19,717 8,013 11,704

Nicobars district Map


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