Karimganj is a Municipal Board city in district of Karimganj, Assam. The Karimganj city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Karimganj Municipal Board has population of 56,854 of which 28,473 are males while 28,381 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4946 which is 8.70 % of total population of Karimganj (MB). In Karimganj Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 997 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Karimganj is around 977 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Karimganj city is 94.58 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Karimganj, Male literacy is around 96.39 % while female literacy rate is 92.77 %.
Karimganj Municipal Board has total administration over 12,234 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.
Karimganj 2023 Population
Current estimated population of Karimganj Municipal Board in 2023 is approximately
The schedule census of 2021 for Karimganj city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Karimganj city will be conducted in 2023 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Karimganj town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.
Karimganj Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.33 % of total population in Karimganj (MB).
Karimganj Work Profile
Out of total population, 20,851 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 16,432 were males while 4,419 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 20851 working population, 86.16 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.84 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.