Jiaganj-Azimganj is a Municipality city in district of Murshidabad, West Bengal. The Jiaganj-Azimganj city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jiaganj-Azimganj Municipality has population of 51,790 of which 26,150 are males while 25,640 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5070 which is 9.79 % of total population of Jiaganj-Azimganj (M). In Jiaganj-Azimganj Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 980 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jiaganj-Azimganj is around 939 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Jiaganj-Azimganj city is 80.75 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Jiaganj-Azimganj, Male literacy is around 85.07 % while female literacy rate is 76.37 %.
Jiaganj-Azimganj Municipality has total administration over 11,787 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.
Jiaganj-Azimganj Caste Factor
Jiaganj-Azimganj (M) of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.12 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.83 % of total population in Jiaganj-Azimganj (M).
Jiaganj-Azimganj Work Profile
Out of total population, 18,900 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 15,185 were males while 3,715 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 18900 working population, 90.79 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.21 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Jiaganj-Azimganj 2019 Population
The next census for Jiaganj-Azimganj Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.