Namchi is a Municipal Council city in district of South Sikkim, Sikkim. The Namchi city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Namchi Municipal Council has population of 12,190 of which 6,166 are males while 6,024 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1050 which is 8.61 % of total population of Namchi (M Cl). In Namchi Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 977 against state average of 890. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Namchi is around 892 compared to Sikkim state average of 957. Literacy rate of Namchi city is 88.10 % higher than state average of 81.42 %. In Namchi, Male literacy is around 91.30 % while female literacy rate is 84.84 %.
Namchi Municipal Council has total administration over 2,733 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.
Namchi Caste Factor
Namchi (M Cl) of South Sikkim has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 26.55 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.64 % of total population in Namchi (M Cl).
Namchi Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,579 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,019 were males while 1,560 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4579 working population, 90.83 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.17 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Namchi 2021 Population
The next census for Namchi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.