North & Middle Andaman District, with population of about 1.1 lakh is Andaman & Nicobar Islands's the 2nd least populous district, located in the state Andaman & Nicobar Islands in India. Total geographical area of North & Middle Andaman district is 3736 km2 and it is the biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 28 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Diglipur is the most populous sub district with population of about 43 thousand and Mayabunder is the least populous sub district with population of about 26 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 1.1 lakh people, among them about 55 thousand (52%) are male and about 51 thousand (48%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of North & Middle Andaman district is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 26 thousand households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 97% (about 1 lakh) live in North & Middle Andaman District rural part and 3% (2741) population live in the North & Middle Andaman District urban part. Rural population density of North & Middle Andaman district is 28 and urban population density is 461 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - North & Middle Andaman

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 105,597 104,839 0 758 11,828
Male 54,861 54,446 0 415 5,991
Female 50,736 50,393 0 343 5,837

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in North & Middle Andaman

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Diglipur 43183 Diglipur (RV) 3797 Bakultala 2741
Rangat 36626 Rangat (RV) 3784
Mayabunder 25788 Ramakrishnagram (RV) 3221
Nimbutala (RV) 3063
Kadamtala (RV) 3008
Mayabunder (RV) 2845
Subhashgram (RV) 2605
Madhupur (RV) 2523
Sitanagar (RV) 2227
Nabagram (RV) 2208

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Christians which contribute 21% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 921 in Christians are 954 and in Muslims are 825.

Religion wise population 2011 - North & Middle Andaman

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 105,597 81,163 2,165 21,870 77 84 4 47 187
Male 54,861 42,260 1,186 11,195 42 53 3 21 101
Female 50,736 38,903 979 10,675 35 31 1 26 86

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, and in schedule tribe is 827. There are 974 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district.

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in North & Middle Andaman

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Rangat 935 Bamboo Tikry (JPPC) 4000 Bakultala 952
Mayabunder 935 Foul Bay (JA) 1429
Diglipur 911 Chainpur (EFA) 1375
Dhani Nallaha (EFA) 1313
Sippi Tikry (EFA) 1250
Abaygarh (RV) 1185
Sundari Khari (EFA) 1172
Ramachandra Nagar (RV) 1154
Karmatang IX (EFA) 1106
Haridas Kattai (EFA) 1091

Literacy

Total about 79 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 43 thousand are male and about 35 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of North & Middle Andaman is 84%. 88% of male and 79% of female population are literate here.

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in North & Middle Andaman

Workers profile

North & Middle Andaman has 37% (about 39 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 16% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - North & Middle Andaman

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.5% 29.4% 7.1% 63.5%
Male 55.8% 47.2% 8.6% 44.2%
Female 15.7% 10.1% 5.6% 84.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in North & Middle Andaman

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kishori Nagar (RV) 17.6 Bakultala 6
Jagannath Dera (RV) 16.8
Nabagram (RV) 13.2
Ramnagar (RV) 12.4
Kadamtala (RV) 12.2
Sabari (RV) 11.4
Tugapur (RV) 10.5
Sitanagar (RV) 9.9
Radha Nagar (RV) 9.3
Pahalgaon (RV) 8.6