Mahur Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dima Hasao district, Assam

Mahur Circle of Dima Hasao district has total population of 33,859 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 17,305 are males while 16,554 are females. In 2011 there were total 5,875 families residing in Mahur Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Mahur Circle is 957.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 6.3% people lives in Urban areas while 93.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 90% while that in the rural areas is 79.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mahur Circle is 763 while that of Rural areas is 971.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahur Circle is 5583 which is 16% of the total population. There are 2822 male children and 2761 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahur Circle is 978 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 957 ) of Mahur Circle.

The total literacy rate of Mahur Circle is 80.25%. The male literacy rate is 71.63% and the female literacy rate is 62.19% in Mahur Circle.

Population
33,859
Literacy
80.25%
Sex Ratio
957

To facilitate the administration, Mahur Circle is further divided into 1 town and 135 villages.

Mahur Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 5,583 2,822 2,761
Literacy 80.25% 71.63% 62.19%
Scheduled Caste 320 171 149
Scheduled Tribe 28,956 14,594 14,362
Illiterate 11,168 4,909 6,259

Caste-wise Population - Mahur Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 85.5% of total population in Mahur Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 320 171 149
Schedule Tribe 28,956 14,594 14,362

Religion-wise Population - Mahur Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 10,662 (31.49%) 5,478 5,184
Muslim 282 (0.83%) 182 100
Christian 21,428 (63.29%) 10,886 10,542
Sikh 26 (0.08%) 19 7
Buddhist 220 (0.65%) 113 107
Jain 19 (0.06%) 7 12
Other Religion 878 (2.59%) 446 432
No Religion Specified 344 (1.02%) 174 170

Literacy Rate - Mahur Circle

Average literacy rate of Mahur Circle in 2011 were 80.25% in which, male and female literacy were 85.59% and 74.64% respectively. Total literate in Mahur Circle were 22,691 of which male and female were 12,396 and 10,295 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mahur Circle

The Sex Ratio of Mahur Circle is 957 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 957 females in Mahur Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 978 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 957 ) of Mahur Circle.


Child Population - Mahur Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 5,583 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mahur Circle. Out of which 5,583 were male while 5,583 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mahur Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 501 families under Mahur Circle living in urban areas while 501 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 6.3% of total population of Mahur Circle lives in Urban areas while 93.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 254 while that in rural region is 5,329.

Total Urban Rural
Population 33,859 2,121 31,738
Children (0 - 6 years) 5,583 254 5,329
Schedule Caste 320 268 52
Schedule Tribe 28,956 263 28,693
Literacy 80.25% 90.04% 79.56%
Sex Ratio 957 763 971

Working Population - Mahur Circle

In Mahur Circle out of total population, 14,801 were engaged in work activities. 79.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 14,801 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,545 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 108 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 11,799 7,406 4,393
Cultivators 8,545 4,993 3,552
Agriculture Labourer 108 56 52
Household Industries 181 102 79
Other Workers 2,965 2,255 710
Marginal Workers 3,002 1,211 1,791
Non Working 19,058 8,688 10,370

Mahur Circle Map


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