Jorhat District : Census 2011 data

Jorhat District Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of Jorhat, a district of Assam has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Assam. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Jorhat District of Assam.

Jorhat District Population 2011

In 2011, Jorhat had population of 1,092,256 of which male and female were 556,805 and 535,451 respectively. In 2001 census, Jorhat had a population of 999,221 of which males were 517,015 and remaining 482,206 were females. Jorhat District population constituted 3.50 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Jorhat District was at 3.75 percent of Maharashtra population.

Jorhat District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 9.31 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Jorhat District recorded increase of 14.69 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Jorhat District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Jorhat district for 2011 is 383 people per sq. km. In 2001, Jorhat district density was at 350 people per sq. km. Jorhat district administers 2,851 square kilometers of areas.

Jorhat Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Jorhat in 2011 were 82.15 compared to 76.34 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 87.63 and 76.45 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 83.62 and 68.49 in Jorhat District. Total literate in Jorhat District were 794,929 of which male and female were 432,335 and 362,594 respectively. In 2001, Jorhat District had 7,842,823 in its district.

Jorhat Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Jorhat, it stood at 962 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 933. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 964 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 967 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Jorhat Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Jorhat. There were total 124,594 children under age of 0-6 against 133,860 of 2001 census. Of total 124,594 male and female were 63,428 and 61,166 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 964 compared to 967 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.41 percent of Jorhat District compared to 13.40 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.99 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Jorhat Religion-wise Data 2011

What is the population of Muslim in Jorhat ? What is Hindu's Population in Jorhat district are questions that are being asked to us. As of now, Government of India has not declared population of Hindu, Muslim, Sikhs, Christian, Buddhists and Jains in district of Jorhat, Assam. As soon as Govt. of India release full religions data of Jorhat district, we will update and release it for our viewers.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 1,092,256 999,221
Male 556,805 517,015
Female 535,451 482,206
Population Growth 9.31% 14.69%
Area Sq. Km 2,851 2,851
Density/km2 383 350
Proportion to Assam Population 3.50% 3.75%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 962 933
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 964 967
Average Literacy 82.15 76.34
Male Literacy 87.63 83.62
Female Literacy 76.45 68.49
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 124,594 133,860
Male Population (0-6 Age) 63,428 68,039
Female Population (0-6 Age) 61,166 65,821
Literates 794,929 7,842,823
Male Literates 432,335 4,258,786
Female Literates 362,594 3,584,036
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.41% 13.40%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.39% 13.16%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.42% 13.65%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 79.81 % 20.19 %
Total Population 871,722 220,534
Male Population 442,968 113,837
Female Population 428,754 106,697
Sex Ratio 968 937
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 968 948
Child Population (0-6) 103,394 21,200
Male Child(0-6) 52,545 10,883
Female Child(0-6) 50,849 10,317
Child Percentage (0-6) 11.86 % 9.61 %
Male Child Percentage 11.86 % 9.56 %
Female Child Percentage 11.86 % 9.67 %
Literates 614,748 180,181
Male Literates 336,698 95,637
Female Literates 278,050 84,544
Average Literacy 80.01 % 90.39 %
Male Literacy 86.24 % 92.89 %
Female Literacy 73.58 % 87.72 %

Jorhat District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Jorhat population for 2011 census, 20.19 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 220,534 people lives in urban areas of which males are 113,837 and females are 106,697. Sex Ratio in urban region of Jorhat district is 937 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Jorhat district was 948 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 21,200 of which males and females were 10,883 and 10,317. This child population figure of Jorhat district is 9.56 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Jorhat district as per census 2011 is 90.39 % of which males and females are 92.89 % and 87.72 % literates respectively. In actual number 180,181 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 95,637 and 84,544 respectively.

Jorhat District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 79.81 % population of Jorhat districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Jorhat district population living in rural areas is 871,722 of which males and females are 442,968 and 428,754 respectively. In rural areas of Jorhat district, sex ratio is 968 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Jorhat district is considered, figure is 968 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 103,394 in rural areas of which males were 52,545 and females were 50,849. The child population comprises 11.86 % of total rural population of Jorhat district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Jorhat district is 80.01 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 86.24 and 73.58 percent respectively. In total, 614,748 people were literate of which males and females were 336,698 and 278,050 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Jorhat District Population Male Female
Jorhat (Urban Agglomeration) 153,249 79,348 73,901

Cities inside Jorhat District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Jorhat District

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