Lanja is a Census Town city in district of Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. The Lanja Census Town has population of 14,377 of which 7,173 are males while 7,204 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1521 which is 10.58 % of total population of Lanja (CT). In Lanja Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1004 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Lanja is around 958 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Lanja city is 92.35 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Lanja, Male literacy is around 95.90 % while female literacy rate is 88.82 %.
Lanja Census Town has total administration over 3,375 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.
Lanja Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.61 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.57 % of total population in Lanja (CT).
Lanja Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,828 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,793 were males while 1,035 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4828 working population, 88.57 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.43 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Lanja 2021 Population
The next census for Lanja Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.