Daman is a Municipal Council city in district of Daman, Daman and Diu. The Daman city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Daman Municipal Council has population of 44,282 of which 23,056 are males while 21,226 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4953 which is 11.19 % of total population of Daman (M CI). In Daman Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 921 against state average of 618. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Daman is around 906 compared to Daman and Diu state average of 904. Literacy rate of Daman city is 91.12 % higher than state average of 87.10 %. In Daman, Male literacy is around 94.99 % while female literacy rate is 86.91 %.
Daman Municipal Council has total administration over 10,222 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Daman Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 6.21 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.87 % of total population in Daman (M CI).
Daman Work Profile
Out of total population, 16,346 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,460 were males while 2,886 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 16346 working population, 95.69 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.31 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Daman 2019 Population
The next census for Daman Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.