Diglipur Tahsil, with population of about 43 thousand is North & Middle Andaman district's the most populous sub district, located in North & Middle Andaman district of the state Andaman & Nicobar Islands in India. There are 72 villages in the sub district, among them Diglipur (RV) is the most populous village with population of 3797 and Stewart Island is the least populous village with population of 2. Kishori Nagar (RV) is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Borang (RV) is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (52%) are male and about 21 thousand (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diglipur tahsil is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Diglipur tahsil live in the Diglipur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diglipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,183 43,058 0 125 5,174
Male 22,599 22,525 0 74 2,633
Female 20,584 20,533 0 51 2,541

Most populated Villages in Diglipur

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 911 in Christians are 920.

Religion wise population 2011 - Diglipur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,183 37,326 378 5,405 23 9 3 24 15
Male 22,599 19,530 214 2,815 11 7 3 10 9
Female 20,584 17,796 164 2,590 12 2 0 14 6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, and in schedule tribe is 689. There are 965 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Diglipur

Literacy

Total about 31 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diglipur is 82%. 87% of male and 77% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Diglipur

Workers profile

Diglipur has 38% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 17% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diglipur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.9% 30.1% 7.8% 62.1%
Male 57.4% 49.2% 8.2% 42.6%
Female 16.6% 9.2% 7.3% 83.4%

Biggest Villages in Diglipur