Jonai Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhemaji district, Assam

Jonai Circle of Dhemaji district has total population of 169,898 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 87,234 are males while 82,664 are females. In 2011 there were total 30,012 families residing in Jonai Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Jonai Circle is 948.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 5.8% people lives in Urban areas while 94.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76% while that in the rural areas is 64.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jonai Circle is 920 while that of Rural areas is 949.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jonai Circle is 27226 which is 16% of the total population. There are 14156 male children and 13070 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jonai Circle is 923 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Jonai Circle.

The total literacy rate of Jonai Circle is 65.53%. The male literacy rate is 61.39% and the female literacy rate is 48.32% in Jonai Circle.

Population
169,898
Literacy
65.53%
Sex Ratio
948

To facilitate the administration, Jonai Circle is further divided into 2 towns and 382 villages.

Jonai Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 27,226 14,156 13,070
Literacy 65.53% 61.39% 48.32%
Scheduled Caste 4,776 2,531 2,245
Scheduled Tribe 115,883 59,088 56,795
Illiterate 76,399 33,680 42,719

Caste-wise Population - Jonai Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 68.2% of total population in Jonai Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 4,776 2,531 2,245
Schedule Tribe 115,883 59,088 56,795

Religion-wise Population - Jonai Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 155,026 (91.25%) 79,610 75,416
Muslim 6,770 (3.98%) 3,535 3,235
Christian 3,148 (1.85%) 1,569 1,579
Sikh 38 (0.02%) 23 15
Buddhist 152 (0.09%) 81 71
Jain 4 (0%) 2 2
Other Religion 4,529 (2.67%) 2,297 2,232
No Religion Specified 231 (0.14%) 117 114

Literacy Rate - Jonai Circle

Average literacy rate of Jonai Circle in 2011 were 65.53% in which, male and female literacy were 73.28% and 57.4% respectively. Total literate in Jonai Circle were 93,499 of which male and female were 53,554 and 39,945 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jonai Circle

The Sex Ratio of Jonai Circle is 948 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 948 females in Jonai Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 923 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Jonai Circle.


Child Population - Jonai Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 27,226 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jonai Circle. Out of which 27,226 were male while 27,226 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jonai Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,968 families under Jonai Circle living in urban areas while 1,968 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 5.8% of total population of Jonai Circle lives in Urban areas while 94.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,373 while that in rural region is 25,853.

Total Urban Rural
Population 169,898 9,807 160,091
Children (0 - 6 years) 27,226 1,373 25,853
Schedule Caste 4,776 1,367 3,409
Schedule Tribe 115,883 2,067 113,816
Literacy 65.53% 75.97% 64.88%
Sex Ratio 948 920 949

Working Population - Jonai Circle

In Jonai Circle out of total population, 82,947 were engaged in work activities. 62.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 82,947 workers engaged in Main Work, 41,339 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,148 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 51,844 35,863 15,981
Cultivators 41,339 28,028 13,311
Agriculture Labourer 1,148 638 510
Household Industries 621 370 251
Other Workers 8,736 6,827 1,909
Marginal Workers 31,103 10,652 20,451
Non Working 86,951 40,719 46,232

Jonai Circle Map


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