Tingkhong is a Block located in Dibrugarh district in Assam. Positioned in rural part of Assam, it is one among the 7 blocks of Dibrugarh district. According to the government records, the block code of Tingkhong is 103. The block has 223 villages and there are total 32308 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tingkhong's population is 159295. Out of this, 80447 are males while the females count 78848 here. This block has 21804 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 10955 are boys and 10849 are girls.
Literacy rate in Tingkhong block is 61%. 97939 out of total 159295 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 68% as 55072 males out of total 80447 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 54% as 42867 out of total 78848 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Tingkhong block is 38%. Here 61356 out of total 159295 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 25375 males out of total 80447 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 35981 out of total 78848 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Tingkhong block is 74863 while 84432 are non-working. And out of 74863 employed people 19170 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.