Silchar Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Silchar is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Silchar city is governed by Municipal Board and is situated in Silchar Urban Region.

The total population of Silchar UA/Metropolitan region is 229,136. The male population of which is 115,497 while female population is 113,639.

Silchar Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Silchar Agglomeration is 90.26% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Silchar stood at 92.90 % and 87.59 % respectively. Total literates in Silchar UA were 186,072 of which males were 96,310 and remaining 89,762 were females.

Silchar Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Silchar UA is around 10.03 % of total Silchar UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Silchar Urban region were 22,976 of which male were 11,822 while remaining 11,154 childs were female.

Silchar Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Silchar UA was found higher with figure of 984 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 943 per 1000 boys in Silchar Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Silchar Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Silchar
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Assam
Silchar UA Total Male Female
Population 229,136 115,497 113,639
Literates 186,072 96,310 89,762
Children (0-6) 22,976 11,822 11,154
Average Literacy (%) 90.26 % 92.90 % 87.59 %
Sexratio 984
Child Sexratio 943

Silchar Region - Cities & Towns

Silchar UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Silchar (Municipal Board) 172,830 86,884 85,946

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Ambicapur Part-X Census Town 14,283
Kanakpur I Census Town 6,219
Kanakpur Part-II Census Town 9,519
Silchar Part-X Census Town 6,313
Silchar XI Out Growth 3,503
Tarapur VII Census Town 6,977
Tarapur VIII Out Growth 2,532
Uttar Krishnapur Part-I Census Town 6,960
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population