Dhekiajuli is a Municipal Board city in district of Sonitpur, Assam. The Dhekiajuli city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dhekiajuli Municipal Board has population of 21,579 of which 11,097 are males while 10,482 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2068 which is 9.58 % of total population of Dhekiajuli (MB). In Dhekiajuli Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 945 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dhekiajuli is around 1016 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Dhekiajuli city is 90.04 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Dhekiajuli, Male literacy is around 93.73 % while female literacy rate is 86.10 %.
Dhekiajuli Municipal Board has total administration over 4,767 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.
Dhekiajuli Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.71 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.68 % of total population in Dhekiajuli (MB).
Dhekiajuli Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,566 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,416 were males while 1,150 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7566 working population, 92.61 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.39 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dhekiajuli 2022 Population
The next census for Dhekiajuli Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.