Maithon is a Census Town city in district of Dhanbad, Jharkhand. The Maithon Census Town has population of 18,830 of which 9,942 are males while 8,888 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1822 which is 9.68 % of total population of Maithon (CT). In Maithon Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 894 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Maithon is around 857 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Maithon city is 85.91 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Maithon, Male literacy is around 91.79 % while female literacy rate is 79.36 %.
Maithon Census Town has total administration over 3,717 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Maithon Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.03 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.99 % of total population in Maithon (CT).
Maithon Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,350 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,626 were males while 724 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5350 working population, 76.07 % were engaged in Main Work while 23.93 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Maithon 2021 Population
The next census for Maithon Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.