Itanagar Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Papum Pare, Arunachal Pradesh - Census 2011

Itanagar is a Notified Town city situated in Itanagar circle of Papum Pare district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 13,465 families residing in the Itanagar city. The total population of Itanagar is 59,490 out of which 30,497 are males and 28,993 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Itanagar is 951.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Itanagar city is 7624 which is 13% of the total population. There are 3983 male children and 3641 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Itanagar is 914 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (951).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Itanagar is 85.2%. Thus Itanagar has higher literacy rate compared to 80% of Papum Pare district. The male literacy rate is 90.51% and the female literacy rate is 79.58% in Itanagar.

Population
59,490
Literacy
85.2%
Sex Ratio
951

Itanagar Notified Town has total administration over 13,465 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Notified Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Itanagar Notified Town

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Itanagar Notified Town.

Total Male Female
Children 7,624 3,983 3,641
Literacy 85.2% 78.7% 69.6%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 34,026 16,419 17,607
Illiterate 15,318 6,500 8,818

Caste-wise Population - Itanagar

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 57.2% of total population in Itanagar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 34,026 16,419 17,607

Religion-wise Population - Itanagar

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Itanagar is 24,357 which is 40.94% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Itanagar is 2,688 which is 4.52% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Itanagar as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 24,357 (40.94%) 13,459 10,898
Muslim 2,688 (4.52%) 1,447 1,241
Christian 17,556 (29.51%) 8,405 9,151
Sikh 112 (0.19%) 66 46
Buddhist 1,714 (2.88%) 886 828
Jain 35 (0.06%) 17 18
Other Religion 12,593 (21.17%) 6,029 6,564
No Religion Specified 435 (0.73%) 188 247

Literacy Rate - Itanagar

The total literacy rate of Itanagar was 85.17% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 65.38% of Arunachal Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 44,172 literates, males were 23,997 while females were 20,175. Also the male literacy rate was 90.51% and the female literacy rate was 79.58% in Itanagar.

  Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh
Female 79.58% 57.7%
Male 90.51% 72.55%
Total 85.17% 65.38%

Sex Ratio - Itanagar

The Sex Ratio of Itanagar is 951. Thus per every 1000 men there were 951 females in Itanagar. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 914 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 951 ) of Itanagar.


Child Population - Itanagar

According to Census 2011, there were 7,624 children between age 0 to 6 years in Itanagar. Out of which 3,983 were male while 3,641 were female.


Working Population - Itanagar

In Itanagar Notified Town out of total population, 23,013 were engaged in work activities. 75.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 23,013 workers engaged in Main Work, 174 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 115 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 17,420 12,178 5,242
Cultivators 174 98 76
Agriculture Labourer 115 71 44
Household Industries 257 180 77
Other Workers 16,874 11,829 5,045
Marginal Workers 5,593 2,854 2,739
Non Working 36,477 15,465 21,012

Itanagar Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Itanagar is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 59,490 74.3% 951

Map of Itanagar, Papum Pare, Arunachal Pradesh


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