Marigaon is a Municipal Board city in district of Morigaon, Assam. The Marigaon city is divided into 8 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Marigaon Municipal Board has population of 29,164 of which 14,793 are males while 14,371 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3247 which is 11.13 % of total population of Marigaon (MB). In Marigaon Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 971 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Marigaon is around 879 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Marigaon city is 89.42 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Marigaon, Male literacy is around 92.95 % while female literacy rate is 85.82 %.
Marigaon Municipal Board has total administration over 6,627 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.
Marigaon Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.14 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.33 % of total population in Marigaon (MB).
Marigaon Work Profile
Out of total population, 10,104 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,090 were males while 2,014 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 10104 working population, 81.87 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.13 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Marigaon 2020 Population
The next census for Marigaon Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.