DEMOGRAPHY :

District / State

Area in Sq. Km.

Population

Male

Female

Rural

Urban

Population Density per Sq. Km.

Dhemaji

3237.00

688077

353043

335034

639605

48472

213

Assam

78438.08

31169272

15954927

15214345

26780516

44388756

397


Source: Economic Survey Assam 2011-12

Statistical Handbook Assam 2011


Comparative population statistics:

District / State

Population 2001

Population 2011

Sex Ratio

Decadal Growth Rate (%)

Total

Male

Female

Total

Male

Female

2001

2011

1991-01

2001-11

Dhemaji

571944

294643

277301

688077

353043

335034

941

949

19.45

20.30

Assam

26655528

13777037

12878491

31169272

15954927

15214345

935

954

18.92

16.93

Source: Statistical Handbook Assam 2011


Literacy rate by sex:

District / State

Person

Male

Female

2001

2011

2001

2011

2001

2011

Dhemaji

64.48

69.07

74.41

75.66

53.86

62.13

Assam

63.25

73.18

71.28

78.81

54.61

67.27

Source: Statistical Handbook Assam 2011


Number of Towns, Sub Divisions, C.D. Blocks, Zila Parishads, Anchalik Panchayats, Goan Panchayats and Villages:

District / State

Towns (Statutory +  Census)

Sub-Division

C.D. Block

Zilla Parishad

Anchalik Panchayats

Gaon Panchayats

No of Villages

Dhemaji

4

2

5

1

5

65

1319

Assam

214

56

219

20

189

2202

26395

Source: Statistical Handbook Assam 2011

Economic Survey Assam 2011-12



Number of birth and deaths registered during 2010:

District / State

Current Year Registration

Delayed Registration

Total

Birth

Death

Birth

Death

Birth

Death

Dhemaji

12340

1089

2004

384

14344

1473

Assam

519282

87868

78261

14118

578943

107986

Source: Statistical Handbook Assam 2011



Number of Main Workers, Marginal Workers and Non-workers:

District / State

Total Workers

Main Workers

Marginal Workers

Non-Workers

Cultivation

Agricultural Labourers

Household Industries Workers

Other Workers

Dhemaji

Total

250146

155431

94715

321798

182297

18208

6811

42830

Male

145668

113429

32239

148975

100915

7826

2119

34808

Female

104478

42002

62476

172823

81382

10382

4692

8022

Assam

Total

9538591

7114097

2424494

17116937

3730773

1263532

344912

4199374

Male

6870960

5849032

1021928

6906077

2634068

832508

133902

3270482

Female

2667631

1265065

1402566

10210860

1096705

431024

211010

928897

Source: Economic Survey Assam 2010-11