Silapathar is a Town Committee city in district of Dhemaji, Assam. The Silapathar city is divided into 4 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Silapathar Town Committee has population of 25,662 of which 13,350 are males while 12,312 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3086 which is 12.03 % of total population of Silapathar (TC). In Silapathar Town Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 922 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Silapathar is around 929 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Silapathar city is 83.25 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Silapathar, Male literacy is around 87.72 % while female literacy rate is 78.39 %.
Silapathar Town Committee has total administration over 5,173 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.
Silapathar Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 16.19 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.57 % of total population in Silapathar (TC).
Silapathar Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,820 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,704 were males while 1,116 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7820 working population, 88.70 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.30 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Silapathar 2022 Population
The next census for Silapathar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.