Lanka is a Municipal Board city in district of Nagaon, Assam. The Lanka city is divided into 11 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Lanka Municipal Board has population of 36,805 of which 18,830 are males while 17,975 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3907 which is 10.62 % of total population of Lanka (MB). In Lanka Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 955 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Lanka is around 967 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Lanka city is 86.85 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Lanka, Male literacy is around 91.20 % while female literacy rate is 82.28 %.
Lanka Municipal Board has total administration over 7,406 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.
Lanka Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.52 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.46 % of total population in Lanka (MB).
Lanka Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,255 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,802 were males while 1,453 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12255 working population, 88.91 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.09 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Lanka 2020 Population
The next census for Lanka Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.