Margherita is a Town Committee city in district of Tinsukia, Assam. The Margherita city is divided into 4 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Margherita Town Committee has population of 26,914 of which 13,777 are males while 13,137 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2635 which is 9.79 % of total population of Margherita (TC). In Margherita Town Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 954 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Margherita is around 966 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Margherita city is 87.70 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Margherita, Male literacy is around 91.57 % while female literacy rate is 83.64 %.
Margherita Town Committee has total administration over 5,990 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.
Margherita Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.39 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.97 % of total population in Margherita (TC).
Margherita Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,646 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,986 were males while 1,660 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9646 working population, 83.42 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.58 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Margherita 2020 Population
The next census for Margherita Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.