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

Helem Circle of Sonitpur district has total population of 144,037 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 72,800 are males while 71,237 are females. In 2011 there were total 29,173 families residing in Helem Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Helem Circle is 979.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 2.9% people lives in Urban areas while 97.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.4% while that in the rural areas is 64.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Helem Circle is 957 while that of Rural areas is 979.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Helem Circle is 19879 which is 14% of the total population. There are 10156 male children and 9723 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Helem Circle is 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 979 ) of Helem Circle.

The total literacy rate of Helem Circle is 65.6%. The male literacy rate is 62.53% and the female literacy rate is 50.43% in Helem Circle.

Population
144,037
Literacy
65.6%
Sex Ratio
979

To facilitate the administration, Helem Circle is further divided into 1 town and 223 villages.

Helem Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 19,879 10,156 9,723
Literacy 65.6% 62.53% 50.43%
Scheduled Caste 12,798 6,555 6,243
Scheduled Tribe 22,094 11,289 10,805
Illiterate 62,588 27,279 35,309

Caste-wise Population - Helem Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.3% of total population in Helem Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 12,798 6,555 6,243
Schedule Tribe 22,094 11,289 10,805

Religion-wise Population - Helem Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 120,404 (83.59%) 60,983 59,421
Muslim 3,439 (2.39%) 1,735 1,704
Christian 19,312 (13.41%) 9,648 9,664
Sikh 75 (0.05%) 31 44
Buddhist 546 (0.38%) 277 269
Jain 29 (0.02%) 16 13
Other Religion 10 (0.01%) 3 7
No Religion Specified 222 (0.15%) 107 115

Literacy Rate - Helem Circle

Average literacy rate of Helem Circle in 2011 were 65.6% in which, male and female literacy were 72.67% and 58.41% respectively. Total literate in Helem Circle were 81,449 of which male and female were 45,521 and 35,928 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Helem Circle

The Sex Ratio of Helem Circle is 979 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 979 females in Helem Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 979 ) of Helem Circle.


Child Population - Helem Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 19,879 children between age 0 to 6 years in Helem Circle. Out of which 19,879 were male while 19,879 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Helem Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 936 families under Helem Circle living in urban areas while 936 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 2.9% of total population of Helem Circle lives in Urban areas while 97.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 456 while that in rural region is 19,423.

Total Urban Rural
Population 144,037 4,185 139,852
Children (0 - 6 years) 19,879 456 19,423
Schedule Caste 12,798 258 12,540
Schedule Tribe 22,094 504 21,590
Literacy 65.6% 87.42% 64.93%
Sex Ratio 979 957 979

Working Population - Helem Circle

In Helem Circle out of total population, 56,679 were engaged in work activities. 73.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 56,679 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,638 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4,831 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 41,416 31,825 9,591
Cultivators 17,638 15,206 2,432
Agriculture Labourer 4,831 3,320 1,511
Household Industries 589 438 151
Other Workers 18,358 12,861 5,497
Marginal Workers 15,263 6,859 8,404
Non Working 87,358 34,116 53,242

Helem Circle Map


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