Dhemaji is a Town Committee city in district of Dhemaji, Assam. The Dhemaji city is divided into 4 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dhemaji Town Committee has population of 12,816 of which 6,514 are males while 6,302 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1436 which is 11.20 % of total population of Dhemaji (TC). In Dhemaji Town Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 967 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dhemaji is around 989 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Dhemaji city is 91.52 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Dhemaji, Male literacy is around 94.29 % while female literacy rate is 88.65 %.
Dhemaji Town Committee has total administration over 3,090 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.
Dhemaji Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 16.57 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 5.06 % of total population in Dhemaji (TC).
Dhemaji Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,066 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,676 were males while 1,390 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5066 working population, 83.30 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.70 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dhemaji 2022 Population
The next census for Dhemaji Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.