Nagaon Circle Population, Caste, Religion Data - Nagaon district, Assam

Nagaon Circle of Nagaon district has total population of 406,840 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 206,894 are males while 199,946 are females. In 2011 there were total 86,872 families residing in Nagaon Circle. The Average Sex Ratio of Nagaon Circle is 966.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 36.5% people lives in Urban areas while 63.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.3% while that in the rural areas is 81.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Nagaon Circle is 969 while that of Rural areas is 965.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nagaon Circle is 50101 which is 12% of the total population. There are 25715 male children and 24386 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nagaon Circle is 948 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 966 ) of Nagaon Circle.

The total literacy rate of Nagaon Circle is 83.43%. The male literacy rate is 75.73% and the female literacy rate is 70.48% in Nagaon Circle.

Population
406,840
Literacy
83.43%
Sex Ratio
966

To facilitate the administration, Nagaon Circle is further divided into 5 towns and 160 villages.

Nagaon Circle Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 50,101 25,715 24,386
Literacy 83.43% 75.73% 70.48%
Scheduled Caste 34,460 17,411 17,049
Scheduled Tribe 14,617 7,452 7,165
Illiterate 109,227 50,204 59,023

Caste-wise Population - Nagaon Circle

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.6% of total population in Nagaon Circle of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 34,460 17,411 17,049
Schedule Tribe 14,617 7,452 7,165

Religion-wise Population - Nagaon Circle

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 239,971 (58.98%) 122,217 117,754
Muslim 162,832 (40.02%) 82,634 80,198
Christian 1,265 (0.31%) 624 641
Sikh 1,533 (0.38%) 779 754
Buddhist 19 (0%) 13 6
Jain 709 (0.17%) 372 337
Other Religion 18 (0%) 9 9
No Religion Specified 493 (0.12%) 246 247

Literacy Rate - Nagaon Circle

Average literacy rate of Nagaon Circle in 2011 were 83.43% in which, male and female literacy were 86.48% and 80.27% respectively. Total literate in Nagaon Circle were 297,613 of which male and female were 156,690 and 140,923 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nagaon Circle

The Sex Ratio of Nagaon Circle is 966 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 966 females in Nagaon Circle. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 948 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 966 ) of Nagaon Circle.


Child Population - Nagaon Circle

According to Census 2011, there were 50,101 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nagaon Circle. Out of which 50,101 were male while 50,101 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nagaon Circle

As per Census 2011, there are total 33,023 families under Nagaon Circle living in urban areas while 33,023 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 36.5% of total population of Nagaon Circle lives in Urban areas while 63.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 15,294 while that in rural region is 34,807.

Total Urban Rural
Population 406,840 148,496 258,344
Children (0 - 6 years) 50,101 15,294 34,807
Schedule Caste 34,460 12,023 22,437
Schedule Tribe 14,617 939 13,678
Literacy 83.43% 87.34% 81.09%
Sex Ratio 966 969 965

Working Population - Nagaon Circle

In Nagaon Circle out of total population, 147,651 were engaged in work activities. 80.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 147,651 workers engaged in Main Work, 24,891 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6,883 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 119,268 100,507 18,761
Cultivators 24,891 22,904 1,987
Agriculture Labourer 6,883 5,317 1,566
Household Industries 4,451 2,973 1,478
Other Workers 83,043 69,313 13,730
Marginal Workers 28,383 15,577 12,806
Non Working 259,189 90,810 168,379

Nagaon Circle Map


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