Asharikandi Population, Caste, Working Data Kokrajhar, Assam - Census 2011

Asharikandi is a village situated in Bhowraguri circle of Kokrajhar district in Assam. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 234 families residing in the village Asharikandi. The total population of Asharikandi is 1,149 out of which 581 are males and 568 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Asharikandi is 978.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Asharikandi village is 195 which is 17% of the total population. There are 96 male children and 99 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Asharikandi is 1,031 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Asharikandi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Asharikandi is 51%. Thus Asharikandi village has lower literacy rate compared to 55.2% of Kokrajhar district. The male literacy rate is 55.46% and the female literacy rate is 46.48% in Asharikandi village.

Population
1,149
Families
234
Literacy
51.05%
Sex Ratio
978

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Asharikandi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Asharikandi Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Asharikandi village.

Total Male Female
Children 195 96 99
Literacy 51.05% 55.46% 46.48%
Scheduled Caste 1 0 1
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 662 312 350

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Asharikandi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Asharikandi village out of total population, 360 were engaged in work activities. 64.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 360 workers engaged in Main Work, 74 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 46 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 233 219 14
Cultivators 74 72 2
Agriculture Labourer 46 41 5
Household Industries 9 6 3
Other Workers 104 100 4
Marginal Workers 127 118 9
Non Working 789 244 545

Map of Asharikandi, Kokrajhar, Assam


Nearby Villages to Asharikandi, Bhowraguri

Below are the list of villages near Asharikandi village in Bhowraguri.

Village Population
Faluguri 944
Kartaymari Pt.-I 365
Thakthakpara 388
Palashkandi 199
Bamunigaon 1,492
Bodla 523
Ghutihara 145
Hashdoha 213
Patimari 197
Kunjadoba 255

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