Karimganj is a Municipal Board city in district of Karimganj, Assam. The Karimganj city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Karimganj Municipal Board has population of 56,854 of which 28,473 are males while 28,381 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4946 which is 8.70 % of total population of Karimganj (MB). In Karimganj Municipal Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 997 against state average of 958. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Karimganj is around 977 compared to Assam state average of 962. Literacy rate of Karimganj city is 94.58 % higher than state average of 72.19 %. In Karimganj, Male literacy is around 96.39 % while female literacy rate is 92.77 %.
Karimganj Municipal Board has total administration over 12,234 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.
Karimganj Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.33 % of total population in Karimganj (MB).
Karimganj Work Profile
Out of total population, 20,851 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 16,432 were males while 4,419 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 20851 working population, 86.16 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.84 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Karimganj 2020 Population
The next census for Karimganj Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.