South is a district in Sikkim State of India. It has a total of 2 Subdivisions in this district. The district has an total area of 750 sq km. There are 2 towns and 148 villages in this district.
As per census South has a population of 146,850 in 2011 out of which 76,670 are male and 70,180 are female. Population of South in 2020/2021 is 160,217(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 106,741 out of 59,357 are male and 47,384 are female. People living in South depend on multiple skills, total workers are 74,753 out of which men are 45,300 and women are 29,453. Total 24,926 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 16,165 are cultivated by men and 8,761 are women. 1,456 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 942 and 514 are women. South sex ratio is 915 females per 1000 of males. Next South Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 750 sq km., 8 sq km is urban and 742 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 163,004 in the district, 21,199 are in urban area and 125,651 are in rural area. 4,840 households are in urban, 25,703 are in rural area. 16,975 literate people are in urban, 89,766 are in rural area.
Geography of South
Languages spoken are Nepali, Sikkimese, Hindi
Population Density of South : 175 per sq km
Total Area of South : 838 sq km
District Official website : http://ssikkim.gov.in