Bokakhat Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Golaghat district, Assam

Bokakhat Circle of Golaghat district has total population of 163,945 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 83,475 are males while 80,470 are females. In 2011 there were total 34,618 families residing in Bokakhat Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Bokakhat Circle is 964.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11% people lives in Urban areas while 89% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 91.6% while that in the rural areas is 68.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bokakhat Circle is 959 while that of Rural areas is 965.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bokakhat Circle is 22714 which is 14% of the total population. There are 11503 male children and 11211 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bokakhat Circle is 975 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 964 ) of Bokakhat Circle.

The total literacy rate of Bokakhat Circle is 71.46%. The male literacy rate is 68.31% and the female literacy rate is 54.56% in Bokakhat Circle.

Population
163,945
Literacy
71.46%
Sex Ratio
964

To facilitate the administration, Bokakhat Circle is further divided into 3 towns and 117 villages.

Bokakhat Circle Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bokakhat Circle.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 22,714 11,503 11,211
Literacy 71.46% 68.31% 54.56%
Scheduled Caste 13,634 7,020 6,614
Scheduled Tribe 25,436 12,803 12,633
Illiterate 63,019 26,451 36,568

Caste-wise Population - Bokakhat Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.5% of total population in Bokakhat Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 13,634 7,020 6,614
Schedule Tribe 25,436 12,803 12,633

Religion-wise Population - Bokakhat Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 156,294 (95.33%) 79,606 76,688
Muslim 4,996 (3.05%) 2,519 2,477
Christian 2,012 (1.23%) 1,046 966
Sikh 126 (0.08%) 67 59
Buddhist 185 (0.11%) 88 97
Jain 116 (0.07%) 59 57
Other Religion 13 (0.01%) 4 9
No Religion Specified 203 (0.12%) 86 117

Literacy Rate - Bokakhat Circle

Average literacy rate of Bokakhat Circle in 2011 were 71.46% in which, male and female literacy were 79.23% and 63.39% respectively. Total literate in Bokakhat Circle were 100,926 of which male and female were 57,024 and 43,902 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bokakhat Circle

The Sex Ratio of Bokakhat Circle is 964 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 964 females in Bokakhat Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 975 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 964 ) of Bokakhat Circle.


Child Population - Bokakhat Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 22,714 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bokakhat Circle. Out of which 22,714 were male while 22,714 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bokakhat Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,195 families under Bokakhat Circle living in urban areas while 4,195 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11% of total population of Bokakhat Circle lives in Urban areas while 89% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,959 while that in rural region is 20,755.

Total Urban Rural
Population 163,945 18,100 145,845
Children (0 - 6 years) 22,714 1,959 20,755
Schedule Caste 13,634 1,573 12,061
Schedule Tribe 25,436 1,235 24,201
Literacy 71.46% 91.6% 68.86%
Sex Ratio 964 959 965

Working Population - Bokakhat Circle

In Bokakhat Circle out of total population, 72,276 were engaged in work activities. 71.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 72,276 workers engaged in Main Work, 14,703 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,359 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 51,846 37,724 14,122
Cultivators 14,703 11,615 3,088
Agriculture Labourer 2,359 1,278 1,081
Household Industries 856 544 312
Other Workers 33,928 24,287 9,641
Marginal Workers 20,430 8,901 11,529
Non Working 91,669 36,850 54,819

Bokakhat Circle Map


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