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Merer Char Population - Bongaigaon, Assam

Merer Char is a medium size village located in Srijangram Circle of Bongaigaon district, Assam with total 174 families residing. The Merer Char village has population of 940 of which 468 are males while 472 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Merer Char village population of children with age 0-6 is 193 which makes up 20.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Merer Char village is 1009 which is higher than Assam state average of 958. Child Sex Ratio for the Merer Char as per census is 1244, higher than Assam average of 962.

Merer Char village has lower literacy rate compared to Assam. In 2011, literacy rate of Merer Char village was 66.27 % compared to 72.19 % of Assam. In Merer Char Male literacy stands at 70.68 % while female literacy rate was 61.64 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Merer Char village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Merer Char village.

Merer Char Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 174 - -
Population 940 468 472
Child (0-6) 193 86 107
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.27 % 70.68 % 61.64 %
Total Workers 267 249 18
Main Worker 248 - -
Marginal Worker 19 11 8

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Merer Char village of Bongaigaon district.

Work Profile

In Merer Char village out of total population, 267 were engaged in work activities. 92.88 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.12 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 267 workers engaged in Main Work, 123 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 38 were Agricultural labourer.