Jorhat West Circle of Jorhat district has total population of 211,539 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 107,852 are males while 103,687 are females. In 2011 there were total 45,895 families residing in Jorhat West Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Jorhat West Circle is 961.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22.7% people lives in Urban areas while 77.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 91.7% while that in the rural areas is 83%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jorhat West Circle is 974 while that of Rural areas is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jorhat West Circle is 23807 which is 11% of the total population. There are 12143 male children and 11664 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jorhat West Circle is 961 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 961 ) of Jorhat West Circle.
The total literacy rate of Jorhat West Circle is 84.99%. The male literacy rate is 79.42% and the female literacy rate is 71.27% in Jorhat West Circle.
To facilitate the administration, Jorhat West Circle is further divided into 5 towns and 130 villages.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jorhat West Circle.
|Children (Age 0-6)||23,807||12,143||11,664|
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.9% of total population in Jorhat West Circle of .
|No Religion Specified||1,174||(0.55%)||597||577|
Average literacy rate of Jorhat West Circle in 2011 were 84.99% in which, male and female literacy were 89.5% and 80.31% respectively. Total literate in Jorhat West Circle were 159,559 of which male and female were 85,657 and 73,902 respectively.
The Sex Ratio of Jorhat West Circle is 961 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 961 females in Jorhat West Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 961 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 961 ) of Jorhat West Circle.
According to Census 2011, there were 23,807 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jorhat West Circle. Out of which 23,807 were male while 23,807 were female.
As per Census 2011, there are total 11,328 families under Jorhat West Circle living in urban areas while 11,328 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 22.7% of total population of Jorhat West Circle lives in Urban areas while 77.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,650 while that in rural region is 19,157.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||23,807||4,650||19,157|
In Jorhat West Circle out of total population, 90,820 were engaged in work activities. 73.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 90,820 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,376 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,973 were Agricultural labourer.