District Profile

Last Updated on: March 30, 2022

DISTRICT PROFILE

Geographical Area 2740.74 Sq. Km.
Population (as per 2011 Census)

15,17,542 (District Total)

7,78,461 (Male Total)

7,39,081 (Female Total)

 

13,75,148 (Rural Population)

7,06,140 (Rural Male Population)

6,69,008 (Rural Female Population)

 

1,42,394 (Urban Population)

72,321 (Urban Male Population)

70,073 (Urban Female Population)

 

1,07,827 (Total SC Population)

55,237 (SC Male Population)

52,590 (SC Female Population)

 

1,82,038 (Total ST Population)

92,094 (ST Male Population)

89,944 (ST Female Population)

 

Density of Population (Persons per sq Km.)

(as per 2011 Census)

489

Sex Ratio

(Number of females per 1000 males)

949 (Total)

947 (Rural)

969 (Urban)

% of Literacy

75.55%   (Total)

81.30% (Male)

69.47% (Female)

District Boundaries North - Udalguri and Baska District
South - Meghalaya
East -    Darrang District and Kamrup Metropolitan District
West -  Goalpara District and Nalbari District
Revenue Circles 11
Development Blocks 14
Police Stations 12
Out Posts 12
Patrol Posts 6