South Andaman District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of South Andaman, a district of Andaman And Nicobar Islands has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Andaman And Nicobar Islands. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in South Andaman District of Andaman And Nicobar Islands.

In 2011, South Andaman had population of 238,142 of which male and female were 127,283 and 110,859 respectively. In 2001 census, South Andaman had a population of 208,471 of which males were 114,262 and remaining 94,209 were females. South Andaman District population constituted 62.57 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for South Andaman District was at 85.96 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 14.23 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, South Andaman District recorded increase of 28.07 percent to its population compared to 1991.

South Andaman Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 238,142 208,471
Male 127,283 114,262
Female 110,859 94,209
Population Growth 14.23% 28.07%
Area Sq. Km 2,672 2,672
Density/km2 89 70
Proportion to Andaman And Nicobar Islands Population 62.57% 85.96%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 871 824
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 969 982
Average Literacy 89.13 84.47
Male Literacy 92.19 84.37
Female Literacy 85.57 74.96
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 24,661 24,680
Male Population (0-6 Age) 12,523 7,456
Female Population (0-6 Age) 12,138 7,323
Literates 190,266 155,242
Male Literates 105,794 90,112
Female Literates 84,472 65,130
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.36% 11.84%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.84% 6.53%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.95% 7.77%

South Andaman District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of South Andaman district for 2011 is 89 people per sq. km. In 2001, South Andaman district density was at 70 people per sq. km. South Andaman district administers 2,672 square kilometers of areas.

South Andaman Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of South Andaman in 2011 were 89.13 compared to 84.47 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 92.19 and 85.57 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 84.37 and 74.96 in South Andaman District. Total literate in South Andaman District were 190,266 of which male and female were 105,794 and 84,472 respectively. In 2001, South Andaman District had 155,242 in its district.

South Andaman Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in South Andaman, it stood at 871 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 824. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 969 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 982 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

South Andaman Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including South Andaman. There were total 24,661 children under age of 0-6 against 24,680 of 2001 census. Of total 24,661 male and female were 12,523 and 12,138 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 969 compared to 982 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.36 percent of South Andaman District compared to 11.84 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.48 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

South Andaman Houseless Census

In 2011, total 48 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in South Andaman district of Andaman And Nicobar Islands. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 80. This approx 0.03% of total population of South Andaman district.

South Andaman Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 174,452 73.26 %
Muslims 28,912 12.14 %
Christian 33,037 13.87 %
Sikh 866 0.36 %
Buddhist 135 0.06 %
Jain 27 0.01 %
Others 269 0.11 %
Not Stated 444 0.19 %

South Andaman Population 2015

What is the population of South Andaman in 2015? The fact is, last census for South Andaman district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of South Andaman district situated in Andaman And Nicobar Islands. As per 2011, South Andaman population is 238,142

South Andaman District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total South Andaman population for 2011 census, 59.10 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 140,747 people lives in urban areas of which males are 75,180 and females are 65,567. Sex Ratio in urban region of South Andaman district is 872 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in South Andaman district was 952 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 14,214 of which males and females were 7,282 and 6,932. This child population figure of South Andaman district is 9.69 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in South Andaman district as per census 2011 is 90.25 % of which males and females are 93.21 % and 86.82 % literates respectively. In actual number 114,194 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 63,287 and 50,907 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 40.90 % population of South Andaman districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total South Andaman district population living in rural areas is 97,395 of which males and females are 52,103 and 45,292 respectively. In rural areas of South Andaman district, sex ratio is 869 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of South Andaman district is considered, figure is 993 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 10,447 in rural areas of which males were 5,241 and females were 5,206. The child population comprises 10.06 % of total rural population of South Andaman district. Literacy rate in rural areas of South Andaman district is 87.49 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 90.71 and 83.73 percent respectively. In total, 76,072 people were literate of which males and females were 42,507 and 33,565 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 40.90 % 59.10 %
Total Population 97,395 140,747
Male Population 52,103 75,180
Female Population 45,292 65,567
Sex Ratio 869 872
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 993 952
Child Population (0-6) 10,447 14,214
Male Child(0-6) 5,241 7,282
Female Child(0-6) 5,206 6,932
Child Percentage (0-6) 10.73 % 10.10 %
Male Child Percentage 10.06 % 9.69 %
Female Child Percentage 11.49 % 10.57 %
Literates 76,072 114,194
Male Literates 42,507 63,287
Female Literates 33,565 50,907
Average Literacy 87.49 % 90.25 %
Male Literacy 90.71 % 93.21 %
Female Literacy 83.73 % 86.82 %

City/Metros in South Andaman District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside South Andaman District
Cities inside South Andaman District Population Male Female
Port Blair (Municipal Council) 108,058 57,761 50,297

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