Kokrajhar is a Municipal Board city in district of Chirang, Assam. The Kokrajhar city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kokrajhar Municipal Board has population of 34,136 of which 17,567 are males while 16,569 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3095 which is 9.07 % of total population of Kokrajhar (MB). In Kokrajhar Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 943 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kokrajhar is around 915 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Kokrajhar city is 89.96 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Kokrajhar, Male literacy is around 93.59 % while female literacy rate is 86.11 %.
Kokrajhar Municipal Board has total administration over 7,420 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Kokrajhar Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 22.88 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 13.48 % of total population in Kokrajhar (MB).
Kokrajhar Work Profile
Out of total population, 13,372 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,433 were males while 2,939 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 13372 working population, 85.28 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.72 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kokrajhar 2020 Population
The next census for Kokrajhar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.