Jorhat East Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jorhat district, Assam

Jorhat East Circle of Jorhat district has total population of 195,398 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 100,763 are males while 94,635 are females. In 2011 there were total 44,942 families residing in Jorhat East Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Jorhat East Circle is 939.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 64% people lives in Urban areas while 36% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.6% while that in the rural areas is 91.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jorhat East Circle is 925 while that of Rural areas is 964.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jorhat East Circle is 18789 which is 10% of the total population. There are 9642 male children and 9147 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jorhat East Circle is 949 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 939 ) of Jorhat East Circle.

The total literacy rate of Jorhat East Circle is 90.43%. The male literacy rate is 84.16% and the female literacy rate is 79.15% in Jorhat East Circle.

Population
195,398
Literacy
90.43%
Sex Ratio
939

To facilitate the administration, Jorhat East Circle is further divided into 5 towns and 65 villages.

Jorhat East Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 18,789 9,642 9,147
Literacy 90.43% 84.16% 79.15%
Scheduled Caste 16,939 8,525 8,414
Scheduled Tribe 4,303 2,218 2,085
Illiterate 35,687 15,957 19,730

Caste-wise Population - Jorhat East Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.2% of total population in Jorhat East Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 16,939 8,525 8,414
Schedule Tribe 4,303 2,218 2,085

Religion-wise Population - Jorhat East Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 173,566 (88.83%) 89,469 84,097
Muslim 17,747 (9.08%) 9,195 8,552
Christian 1,502 (0.77%) 760 742
Sikh 1,035 (0.53%) 534 501
Buddhist 525 (0.27%) 278 247
Jain 445 (0.23%) 225 220
Other Religion 6 (0%) 4 2
No Religion Specified 572 (0.29%) 298 274

Literacy Rate - Jorhat East Circle

Average literacy rate of Jorhat East Circle in 2011 were 90.43% in which, male and female literacy were 93.07% and 87.62% respectively. Total literate in Jorhat East Circle were 159,711 of which male and female were 84,806 and 74,905 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jorhat East Circle

The Sex Ratio of Jorhat East Circle is 939 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 939 females in Jorhat East Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 949 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 939 ) of Jorhat East Circle.


Child Population - Jorhat East Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 18,789 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jorhat East Circle. Out of which 18,789 were male while 18,789 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jorhat East Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 29,421 families under Jorhat East Circle living in urban areas while 29,421 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 64% of total population of Jorhat East Circle lives in Urban areas while 36% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 12,071 while that in rural region is 6,718.

Total Urban Rural
Population 195,398 125,099 70,299
Children (0 - 6 years) 18,789 12,071 6,718
Schedule Caste 16,939 9,759 7,180
Schedule Tribe 4,303 2,797 1,506
Literacy 90.43% 89.6% 91.92%
Sex Ratio 939 925 964

Working Population - Jorhat East Circle

In Jorhat East Circle out of total population, 78,998 were engaged in work activities. 77.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 78,998 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,940 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,413 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 61,451 49,404 12,047
Cultivators 3,940 3,277 663
Agriculture Labourer 1,413 894 519
Household Industries 2,565 1,600 965
Other Workers 53,533 43,633 9,900
Marginal Workers 17,547 9,448 8,099
Non Working 116,400 41,911 74,489

Jorhat East Circle Map


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