Mayong Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Morigaon district, Assam

Mayong Circle of Morigaon district has total population of 242,718 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 123,979 are males while 118,739 are females. In 2011 there were total 46,453 families residing in Mayong Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Mayong Circle is 958.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.2% people lives in Urban areas while 88.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.7% while that in the rural areas is 65.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mayong Circle is 933 while that of Rural areas is 961.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mayong Circle is 40223 which is 17% of the total population. There are 20674 male children and 19549 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mayong Circle is 946 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 958 ) of Mayong Circle.

The total literacy rate of Mayong Circle is 67.99%. The male literacy rate is 60.41% and the female literacy rate is 52.88% in Mayong Circle.

Population
242,718
Literacy
67.99%
Sex Ratio
958

To facilitate the administration, Mayong Circle is further divided into 3 towns and 177 villages.

Mayong Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 40,223 20,674 19,549
Literacy 67.99% 60.41% 52.88%
Scheduled Caste 55,688 28,642 27,046
Scheduled Tribe 32,170 16,150 16,020
Illiterate 105,038 49,084 55,954

Caste-wise Population - Mayong Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.3% of total population in Mayong Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 55,688 28,642 27,046
Schedule Tribe 32,170 16,150 16,020

Religion-wise Population - Mayong Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 153,682 (63.32%) 78,419 75,263
Muslim 88,090 (36.29%) 45,051 43,039
Christian 397 (0.16%) 204 193
Sikh 79 (0.03%) 50 29
Buddhist 45 (0.02%) 24 21
Jain 147 (0.06%) 83 64
Other Religion 6 (0%) 2 4
No Religion Specified 272 (0.11%) 146 126

Literacy Rate - Mayong Circle

Average literacy rate of Mayong Circle in 2011 were 67.99% in which, male and female literacy were 72.5% and 63.3% respectively. Total literate in Mayong Circle were 137,680 of which male and female were 74,895 and 62,785 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mayong Circle

The Sex Ratio of Mayong Circle is 958 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 958 females in Mayong Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 946 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 958 ) of Mayong Circle.


Child Population - Mayong Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 40,223 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mayong Circle. Out of which 40,223 were male while 40,223 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mayong Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 6,233 families under Mayong Circle living in urban areas while 6,233 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11.2% of total population of Mayong Circle lives in Urban areas while 88.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,896 while that in rural region is 37,327.

Total Urban Rural
Population 242,718 27,112 215,606
Children (0 - 6 years) 40,223 2,896 37,327
Schedule Caste 55,688 3,208 52,480
Schedule Tribe 32,170 2,912 29,258
Literacy 67.99% 85.69% 65.59%
Sex Ratio 958 933 961

Working Population - Mayong Circle

In Mayong Circle out of total population, 97,962 were engaged in work activities. 69.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97,962 workers engaged in Main Work, 36,958 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6,631 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 68,354 57,405 10,949
Cultivators 36,958 32,539 4,419
Agriculture Labourer 6,631 5,133 1,498
Household Industries 1,682 1,021 661
Other Workers 23,083 18,712 4,371
Marginal Workers 29,608 9,936 19,672
Non Working 144,756 56,638 88,118

Mayong Circle Map


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