Dergaon is a Municipal Board city in district of Golaghat, Assam. The Dergaon city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dergaon Municipal Board has population of 20,059 of which 10,119 are males while 9,940 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1785 which is 8.90 % of total population of Dergaon (MB). In Dergaon Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 982 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dergaon is around 955 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Dergaon city is 94.04 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Dergaon, Male literacy is around 96.18 % while female literacy rate is 91.86 %.
Dergaon Municipal Board has total administration over 4,537 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.
Dergaon Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.29 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.75 % of total population in Dergaon (MB).
Dergaon Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,593 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,869 were males while 1,724 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7593 working population, 81.48 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.52 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dergaon 2020 Population
The next census for Dergaon Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.