Amarkantak is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh. The Amarkantak city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Amarkantak Nagar Panchayat has population of 8,416 of which 4,514 are males while 3,902 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 921 which is 10.94 % of total population of Amarkantak (NP). In Amarkantak Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 864 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Amarkantak is around 931 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Amarkantak city is 80.20 % higher than state average of 69.32 %. In Amarkantak, Male literacy is around 88.06 % while female literacy rate is 71.02 %.
Amarkantak Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,952 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Amarkantak Caste Factor
In Amarkantak (NP), most of the (NP) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 42.99 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.17 % of total population in Amarkantak (NP).
Amarkantak Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,081 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,166 were males while 915 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3081 working population, 92.89 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.11 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Amarkantak 2018 Population
The next census for Amarkantak Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.