Raha is a Town Committee city in district of Nagaon, Assam. The Raha city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Raha Town Committee has population of 11,030 of which 5,526 are males while 5,504 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1133 which is 10.27 % of total population of Raha (TC). In Raha Town Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 996 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Raha is around 867 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Raha city is 87.95 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Raha, Male literacy is around 91.46 % while female literacy rate is 84.47 %.
Raha Town Committee has total administration over 2,489 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Raha Caste Factor
In Raha (TC), most of the (TC)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 28.79 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 25.70 % of total population in Raha (TC).
Raha Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,965 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,004 were males while 961 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3965 working population, 74.07 % were engaged in Main Work while 25.93 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Raha 2020 Population
The next census for Raha Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.