Rishikesh is a Census Town city in district of Dehradun, Uttarakhand. The Rishikesh Census Town has population of 8,033 of which 4,186 are males while 3,847 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 800 which is 9.96 % of total population of Rishikesh (CT). In Rishikesh Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 919 against state average of 963. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Rishikesh is around 891 compared to Uttarakhand state average of 890. Literacy rate of Rishikesh city is 88.83 % higher than state average of 78.82 %. In Rishikesh, Male literacy is around 94.26 % while female literacy rate is 82.94 %.
Rishikesh Census Town has total administration over 1,755 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.
Rishikesh Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.57 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.19 % of total population in Rishikesh (CT).
Rishikesh Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,558 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,142 were males while 416 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2558 working population, 86.55 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.45 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Rishikesh 2021 Population
The next census for Rishikesh Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.