Yanam District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Puducherry) - Census 2011

Yanam district of Puducherry has total population of 55,626 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 27,301 are males while 28,325 are females. In 2011 there were total 13,812 families residing in Yanam district. The Average Sex Ratio of Yanam district is 1,038.

Yanam district, Puducherry

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 100% people lives in Urban areas while 0% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.5% while that in the rural areas is �%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Yanam district is 1,038 while that of Rural areas is �.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Yanam district is 6204 which is 11% of the total population. There are 3230 male children and 2974 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Yanam is 921 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,038) of Yanam district.

The total literacy rate of Yanam district is 79.47%. The male literacy rate is 72.96% and the female literacy rate is 68.33% in Yanam district.

Population
55,626
Literacy
79.47%
Sex Ratio
1,038

To facilitate the administration, Yanam district is further divided into 1 Commune Panchayats (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Commune Panchayats consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Yanam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 6,204 3,230 2,974
Literacy 79.47% 72.96% 68.33%
Scheduled Caste 8,427 4,100 4,327
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 16,352 7,382 8,970

Caste-wise Population - Yanam district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Yanam district of Puducherry.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 8,427 4,100 4,327
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Yanam district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 53,537 (96.24%) 26,321 27,216
Muslim 1,191 (2.14%) 553 638
Christian 873 (1.57%) 408 465
Sikh 3 (0.01%) 3 0
Buddhist 1 (0%) 1 0
Jain 4 (0.01%) 3 1
Other Religion 4 (0.01%) 3 1
No Religion Specified 13 (0.02%) 9 4

Literacy Rate - Yanam district

The total literacy rate of Yanam district was 79.47% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 85.85% of Puducherry. Population-wise, out of total 39,274 literates, males were 19,919 while females were 19,355. Also the male literacy rate was 82.75% and the female literacy rate was 76.35% in Yanam district.

  Yanam district Puducherry
Female 76.35% 80.67%
Male 82.75% 91.26%
Total 79.47% 85.85%

Sex Ratio - Yanam district

The Sex Ratio of Yanam district is 1,038 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,038 females in Yanam district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 921 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,038 ) of Yanam district.


Population Density - Yanam district

The total area of Yanam district is 30 km2. Thus the density of Yanam district is 1,854 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 30 sq. km. area is under urban region while 0 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Yanam district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Yanam, 100% people lived in urban regions while 0% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 55,626 out of which 27,301 were males while remaining 28,325 were females. In rural areas of Yanam, male population was 0 while female population was 0.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Yanam was 1,038 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Yanam was 921 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Yanam were 6,204 which is 11.15% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Yanam was � females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Yanam was � girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Yanam for urban regions was 79.47 percent in which males were 82.75% literate while female literacy stood at 76.35%. The total literate population of Yanam was 39,274. Similarly in rural areas of Yanam, the average literacy rate was � percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at �% and �% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Yanam were 0.

Rural Urban
Population % 0% 100%
Total population 0 55,626
Male population 0 27,301
Female population 0 28,325
Sex ratio 1,038
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 921
Child population 0 6,204
Literates 0 39,274
Average literacy �% 79.47%
Male literacy �% 82.75%
Female literacy �% 76.35%

Child Population - Yanam district

According to Census 2011, there were 6,204 children between age 0 to 6 years in Yanam district. Out of which 3,230 were male while 2,974 were female.


Working Population - Yanam district

In Yanam district out of total population, 16,760 were engaged in work activities. 91.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 16,760 workers engaged in Main Work, 283 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,956 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 15,373 13,233 2,140
Cultivators 283 277 6
Agriculture Labourer 2,956 2,501 455
Household Industries 118 88 30
Other Workers 12,016 10,367 1,649
Marginal Workers 1,387 814 573
Non Working 38,866 13,254 25,612

Yanam district Map


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