As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Daman and Diu is 2.4 Lacs. Thus the population of Daman and Diu forms 0.02 percent of India in 2011. Daman and Diu has total population of 243,247 in which males were 150,301 while females were 92,946.
Total area of Daman and Diu is 111 square km. Thus the population Density of Daman and Diu is 2,191 per square km which is lower than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Daman and Diu is 87.1% which is greater than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 91.54% and the female literacy rate is 79.55% in Daman and Diu.
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The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Daman and Diu is 618 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Daman and Diu is at 904 which is lower than 918 of India.
In Daman and Diu out of total population, 121,271 were engaged in work activities. 96% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 121,271 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,649 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 491 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Daman and Diu, 75.17% people lived in urban regions while 24.83% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 182,851 out of which 117,906 were males while remaining 64,945 were females. In rural areas of Daman and Diu, male population was 32,395 while female population was 28,001.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Daman and Diu was 551 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Daman and Diu was 894 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Daman and Diu were 19,496 which is 10.66% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Daman and Diu was 864 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Daman and Diu was 932 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Daman and Diu for urban regions was 88.96 percent in which males were 92.1% literate while female literacy stood at 82.88%. The total literate population of Daman and Diu was 188,406. Similarly in rural areas of Daman and Diu, the average literacy rate was 81.36 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 89.43% and 71.93% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Daman and Diu were 43,089.
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List of districts of Daman and Diu with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Daman and Diu is divided into 2 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Daman is the largest district of Daman and Diu by population, while the least populated district of Daman and Diu is Diu.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Daman and Diu sorted by population.