Singtam is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of East Sikkim, Sikkim. The Singtam city is divided into 5 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Singtam Nagar Panchayat has population of 5,868 of which 3,097 are males while 2,771 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 701 which is 11.95 % of total population of Singtam (NP). In Singtam Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 895 against state average of 890. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Singtam is around 947 compared to Sikkim state average of 957. Literacy rate of Singtam city is 86.08 % higher than state average of 81.42 %. In Singtam, Male literacy is around 90.35 % while female literacy rate is 81.28 %.
Singtam Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,144 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Singtam Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 11.64 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.87 % of total population in Singtam (NP).
Singtam Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,098 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,697 were males while 401 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2098 working population, 94.66 % were engaged in Main Work while 5.34 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Singtam 2021 Population
The next census for Singtam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.