Silvassa is a Municipal Council city in district of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The Silvassa city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Silvassa Municipal Council has population of 98,265 of which 55,982 are males while 42,283 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 14230 which is 14.48 % of total population of Silvassa (M CI). In Silvassa Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 755 against state average of 774. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Silvassa is around 856 compared to Dadra and Nagar Haveli state average of 926. Literacy rate of Silvassa city is 91.01 % higher than state average of 76.24 %. In Silvassa, Male literacy is around 94.84 % while female literacy rate is 85.83 %.
Silvassa Municipal Council has total administration over 24,105 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.
Silvassa Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 13.22 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 2.42 % of total population in Silvassa (M CI).
Silvassa Work Profile
Out of total population, 40,277 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 34,615 were males while 5,662 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 40277 working population, 92.69 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.31 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Silvassa 2019 Population
The next census for Silvassa Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.