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Gossaigaon Population - Bongaigaon, Assam

Gossaigaon is a medium size village located in Sidli Circle of Bongaigaon district, Assam with total 163 families residing. The Gossaigaon village has population of 891 of which 451 are males while 440 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gossaigaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 142 which makes up 15.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gossaigaon village is 976 which is higher than Assam state average of 958. Child Sex Ratio for the Gossaigaon as per census is 1029, higher than Assam average of 962.

Gossaigaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Assam. In 2011, literacy rate of Gossaigaon village was 53.54 % compared to 72.19 % of Assam. In Gossaigaon Male literacy stands at 62.20 % while female literacy rate was 44.57 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gossaigaon 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 Gossaigaon village.

Gossaigaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 163 - -
Population 891 451 440
Child (0-6) 142 70 72
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 534 269 265
Literacy 53.54 % 62.20 % 44.57 %
Total Workers 457 234 223
Main Worker 410 - -
Marginal Worker 47 23 24

Caste Factor

In Gossaigaon village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 59.93 % of total population in Gossaigaon village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Gossaigaon village of Bongaigaon.

Work Profile

In Gossaigaon village out of total population, 457 were engaged in work activities. 89.72 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.28 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 457 workers engaged in Main Work, 333 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 36 were Agricultural labourer.