South Andaman District Population, Andaman & Nicobar Islands - Census India 2011

South Andaman is one of district of Andaman & Nicobar Islands in India. There are 3 Taluks, 128 villages and 4 towns in South Andaman district.

As per the Census India 2011, South Andaman district has 59,064 households, population of 2,38,142 of which 1,27,283 are males and 1,10,859 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 24,661 which is 10.36% of total population.

The sex-ratio of South Andaman district is around 871 compared to 876 which is average of Andaman & Nicobar Islands state. The literacy rate of South Andaman district is 79.9% out of which 83.12% males are literate and 76.2% females are literate. The total area of South Andaman is 2,672 sq.km with population density of 89 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 40.9% of population lives in Urban area and 59.1% lives in Rural area. There are 0 Scheduled Caste (SC) and 1.72% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in South Andaman district.

South Andaman Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total2,38,142100%
Hindu1,74,45273.26%
Christian33,03713.87%
Muslim28,91212.14%
Sikh8660.36%
Religion not stated4440.19%
Other religions and persuasions2690.11%
Buddhist1350.06%
Jain270.01%

South Andaman Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)31.972,640.03
Number of households35,29723,767
Total Population1,40,74797,395
Population (%)53.41%46.5%
Male Population75,18052,103
Female Population65,56745,292
Sex Ratio872869
Literacy (%)81.13%78.11%

List of Taluks in South Andaman

Check out complete list of all Taluks of South Andaman district, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Port Blair1,65,754548.41302854
Ferrargunj53,5651,343.7040919
Little Andaman18,823780.1524889

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South Andaman Population Facts

Number of Households59,064
Population2,38,142
Male Population1,27,283 (53.45%)
Female Population1,10,859 (46.55%)
Children Population24,661
Area2,672 km2
Population density/km289
Sex-ratio871
Literacy79.9%
Male Literacy83.12%
Female Literacy76.2%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %1.72%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %0

Map of South Andaman, Andaman & Nicobar Islands

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