Amini Sub Division, with population of 7661 is Lakshadweep district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in Lakshadweep district of the state Lakshadweep in India.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Amini Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to 7661 people, among them 3829 (50%) are male and 3832 (50%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Amini sub division is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1375 households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Amini sub division live in the Amini Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Amini

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,661 120 0 7,541 859
Male 3,829 96 0 3,733 441
Female 3,832 24 0 3,808 418

Most populated Cities in Amini

Cities
Name Population
Amini 7661

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1016.

Religion wise population 2011 - Amini

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,661 50 7,580 22 0 1 0 4 4
Male 3,829 45 3,760 17 0 1 0 4 2
Female 3,832 5 3,820 5 0 0 0 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -59.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -58.8% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of -60.1%. General caste population has decreased by -75.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -59.1% and child population has decreased by -72.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Amini

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -59.5% -75.7% 0% -59.1% -72.3%
Male -60.1% -72.5% 0% -59.7% -72.5%
Female -58.8% -83.3% 0% -58.5% -72.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 250, and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 948 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Amini

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 -163 0 30 12
2011 1001 250 0 1020 948
2001 969 413 0 990 936

Cities with highest sex ratio in Amini

Cities
Name Sex Ratio
Amini 1001

Literacy

Total 6062 people in the sub district are literate, among them 3251 are male and 2811 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Amini is 89%. 96% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Amini

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 5.8% 4.7%
2011 89.1% 96% 82.3%
2001 84% 90.2% 77.6%

Cities with highest literacy rate in Amini

Cities
Name Literacy Rate %
Amini 89

Workers profile

Amini has 25% (1903) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 9% female population are working population. 20% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Amini

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24.8% 12% 12.9% 75.2%
Male 41.1% 20.2% 20.9% 58.9%
Female 8.6% 3.7% 4.9% 91.4%

Biggest Cities in Amini

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Amini 2.6