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.
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.
|Total||General||Schedule Caste||Schedule Tribe||Child|
|Kishori Nagar (RV)||1328|
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.
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.
|Haridas Kattai (EFA)||1091|
|Lamiya Bay (EFA)||1024|
|Narayan Tikri (EFA)||1019|
|Bandhan Nallaha (EFA)||1016|
|Gandhi Nagar (Forest Beat)||984|
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.
|Name||Literacy Rate %|
|East Island (Police post & Light house)||100|
|Narcondam Island (Police post)||100|
|Land Fall Island (Police post)||100|
|Aerial Bay (RV)||90|
|Pathi Level (EFA)||86|
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.
|Worker (Among total population)||Main Worker (Among workers)||Marginal Worker (Among workers)||Non Worker (Among total population)|