Gohpur Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sonitpur district, Assam

Gohpur Circle of Sonitpur district has total population of 121,830 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 62,000 are males while 59,830 are females. In 2011 there were total 23,231 families residing in Gohpur Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Gohpur Circle is 965.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 6.6% people lives in Urban areas while 93.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.1% while that in the rural areas is 74.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Gohpur Circle is 954 while that of Rural areas is 966.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gohpur Circle is 16544 which is 14% of the total population. There are 8370 male children and 8174 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gohpur Circle is 977 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 965 ) of Gohpur Circle.

The total literacy rate of Gohpur Circle is 75.45%. The male literacy rate is 71.27% and the female literacy rate is 58.93% in Gohpur Circle.

Population
121,830
Literacy
75.45%
Sex Ratio
965

To facilitate the administration, Gohpur Circle is further divided into 1 town and 231 villages.

Gohpur Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 16,544 8,370 8,174
Literacy 75.45% 71.27% 58.93%
Scheduled Caste 6,479 3,310 3,169
Scheduled Tribe 53,660 27,080 26,580
Illiterate 42,388 17,813 24,575

Caste-wise Population - Gohpur Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 44% of total population in Gohpur Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 6,479 3,310 3,169
Schedule Tribe 53,660 27,080 26,580

Religion-wise Population - Gohpur Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 115,384 (94.71%) 58,775 56,609
Muslim 682 (0.56%) 324 358
Christian 5,564 (4.57%) 2,814 2,750
Sikh 16 (0.01%) 5 11
Buddhist 51 (0.04%) 22 29
Jain 17 (0.01%) 10 7
Other Religion 7 (0.01%) 2 5
No Religion Specified 109 (0.09%) 48 61

Literacy Rate - Gohpur Circle

Average literacy rate of Gohpur Circle in 2011 were 75.45% in which, male and female literacy were 82.39% and 68.25% respectively. Total literate in Gohpur Circle were 79,442 of which male and female were 44,187 and 35,255 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gohpur Circle

The Sex Ratio of Gohpur Circle is 965 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 965 females in Gohpur Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 977 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 965 ) of Gohpur Circle.


Child Population - Gohpur Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 16,544 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gohpur Circle. Out of which 16,544 were male while 16,544 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gohpur Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,806 families under Gohpur Circle living in urban areas while 1,806 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 6.6% of total population of Gohpur Circle lives in Urban areas while 93.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 829 while that in rural region is 15,715.

Total Urban Rural
Population 121,830 8,038 113,792
Children (0 - 6 years) 16,544 829 15,715
Schedule Caste 6,479 687 5,792
Schedule Tribe 53,660 254 53,406
Literacy 75.45% 86.06% 74.67%
Sex Ratio 965 954 966

Working Population - Gohpur Circle

In Gohpur Circle out of total population, 59,271 were engaged in work activities. 64.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 59,271 workers engaged in Main Work, 28,018 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,677 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 38,068 27,559 10,509
Cultivators 28,018 20,310 7,708
Agriculture Labourer 1,677 965 712
Household Industries 845 508 337
Other Workers 7,528 5,776 1,752
Marginal Workers 21,203 6,942 14,261
Non Working 62,559 27,499 35,060

Gohpur Circle Map


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