Jiribam District, with population of about 44 thousand is Manipur's the 4th least populous district, located in the state Manipur in India. There is only one sub district in this district which is Jiribam and the population of Jiribam is about 44 thousand.

There is only one city in the district that comes under the district administration which is Jiribam Municipal Council.

Demographics

The district is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (51%) are male and about 21 thousand (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jiribam district is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 8355 households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 36 thousand) live in Jiribam District rural part and 17% (7343) population live in the Jiribam District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jiribam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,838 30,923 7,425 5,490 7,158
Male 22,539 15,859 3,862 2,818 3,642
Female 21,299 15,064 3,563 2,672 3,516

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Jiribam

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Jiribam 43838 Sonapur 2320 Jiribam 7343
Hilghat 2286
Kamaranga 1915
Ahamadabad 1816
Latingkhal 1525
Jakuradhor Part I 1486
Lalpani 1375
Chotobekra 1345
Kashimpur 1307
Jarolpokpi 1287

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 49% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 34% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 13% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 927 in Muslims are 967 and in Christians are 941

Religion wise population 2011 - Jiribam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,838 21,323 14,934 5,846 13 27 6 1,652 37
Male 22,539 11,065 7,592 3,012 10 12 1 828 19
Female 21,299 10,258 7,342 2,834 3 15 5 824 18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 950, in schedule caste is 923 and in schedule tribe is 948. There are 965 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 Jiribam

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Jiribam 945 Borobekra 1154 Jiribam 920
Abompunjee 1122
Leishabithol 1100
Chindong Leikai 1092
Hilghat 1058
Bakhal 1057
Dibong 1048
Narandhor Basa 1042
Aglapur 1040
Islamabad 1039

Literacy

Total about 28 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jiribam is 75%. 83% of male and 68% of female population are literate here.

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Jiribam

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Jiribam 75 Choudhurikhal 99 Jiribam 89
Baiboni 98
Jirimukh 95
Sabughat 91
Champanagar Meitei 90
Durgapur 90
Uchathol 89
Dibong 89
Guakhal 86
Hilghat 85

Workers profile

Jiribam has 38% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 20% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jiribam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.7% 29.8% 7.9% 62.3%
Male 54.4% 48.3% 6.1% 45.6%
Female 20% 10.2% 9.8% 80%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jiribam

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Hilghat 4.2 Jiribam 3.2
Jakuradhor Part I 4
Latingkhal 3.3
Dibong 2.6
Jakuradhor Part Ii 2.4
Kamaranga 2.4
Ahamadabad 2.4
Jarolpokpi 2.4
Durgapur 2.4
Sonapur 2.2