Dinhata is a Municipality city in district of Koch Bihar, West Bengal. The Dinhata city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dinhata Municipality has population of 36,124 of which 18,344 are males while 17,780 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2845 which is 7.88 % of total population of Dinhata (M). In Dinhata Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 969 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dinhata is around 894 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Dinhata city is 91.61 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Dinhata, Male literacy is around 94.53 % while female literacy rate is 88.62 %.
Dinhata Municipality has total administration over 8,739 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Dinhata Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.51 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.28 % of total population in Dinhata (M).
Dinhata Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,247 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,346 were males while 1,901 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12247 working population, 92.90 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.10 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dinhata 2018 Population
The next census for Dinhata Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.