Ratlam District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Madhya Pradesh) - Census 2011

Ratlam district of Madhya Pradesh has total population of 1,455,069 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 738,241 are males while 716,828 are females. In 2011 there were total 296,683 families residing in Ratlam district. The Average Sex Ratio of Ratlam district is 971.

Ratlam district, Madhya Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 29.9% people lives in Urban areas while 70.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.2% while that in the rural areas is 59.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Ratlam district is 962 while that of Rural areas is 975.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ratlam district is 218354 which is 15% of the total population. There are 112637 male children and 105717 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ratlam is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971) of Ratlam district.

The total literacy rate of Ratlam district is 66.78%. The male literacy rate is 65.71% and the female literacy rate is 47.54% in Ratlam district.

Population
1,455,069
Literacy
66.78%
Sex Ratio
971

To facilitate the administration, Ratlam district is further divided into 8 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Ratlam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Ratlam district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 218,354 112,637 105,717
Literacy 66.78% 65.71% 47.54%
Scheduled Caste 198,612 100,629 97,983
Scheduled Tribe 409,865 206,290 203,575
Illiterate 629,189 253,151 376,038

Caste-wise Population - Ratlam district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 28.2% of total population in Ratlam district of Madhya Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 198,612 100,629 97,983
Schedule Tribe 409,865 206,290 203,575

Religion-wise Population - Ratlam district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,267,043 (87.08%) 642,942 624,101
Muslim 151,071 (10.38%) 76,718 74,353
Christian 3,996 (0.27%) 1,914 2,082
Sikh 1,353 (0.09%) 691 662
Buddhist 175 (0.01%) 85 90
Jain 29,353 (2.02%) 14,891 14,462
Other Religion 123 (0.01%) 71 52
No Religion Specified 1,955 (0.13%) 929 1,026

Literacy Rate - Ratlam district

The total literacy rate of Ratlam district was 66.78% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 69.32% of Madhya Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 825,880 literates, males were 485,090 while females were 340,790. Also the male literacy rate was 77.54% and the female literacy rate was 55.77% in Ratlam district.

  Ratlam district Madhya Pradesh
Female 55.77% 59.24%
Male 77.54% 78.73%
Total 66.78% 69.32%

Sex Ratio - Ratlam district

The Sex Ratio of Ratlam district is 971 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 971 females in Ratlam district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 971 ) of Ratlam district.


Population Density - Ratlam district

The total area of Ratlam district is 4,861 km2. Thus the density of Ratlam district is 299 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 112 sq. km. area is under urban region while 4,749 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Ratlam district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Ratlam, 29.9% people lived in urban regions while 70.1% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 435,031 out of which 221,773 were males while remaining 213,258 were females. In rural areas of Ratlam, male population was 516,468 while female population was 503,570.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Ratlam was 962 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Ratlam was 937 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Ratlam were 52,003 which is 11.95% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Ratlam was 975 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Ratlam was 939 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Ratlam for urban regions was 83.23 percent in which males were 89.28% literate while female literacy stood at 76.95%. The total literate population of Ratlam was 825,880. Similarly in rural areas of Ratlam, the average literacy rate was 59.4 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 72.22% and 46.35% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Ratlam were 507,104.

Rural Urban
Population % 70.1% 29.9%
Total population 1,020,038 435,031
Male population 516,468 221,773
Female population 503,570 213,258
Sex ratio 975 962
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 939 937
Child population 166,351 52,003
Literates 507,104 318,776
Average literacy 59.4% 83.23%
Male literacy 72.22% 89.28%
Female literacy 46.35% 76.95%

Child Population - Ratlam district

According to Census 2011, there were 218,354 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ratlam district. Out of which 112,637 were male while 105,717 were female.


Working Population - Ratlam district

In Ratlam district out of total population, 690,980 were engaged in work activities. 68.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 690,980 workers engaged in Main Work, 179,267 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 148,234 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 471,139 320,563 150,576
Cultivators 179,267 120,919 58,348
Agriculture Labourer 148,234 80,850 67,384
Household Industries 8,913 6,856 2,057
Other Workers 134,725 111,938 22,787
Marginal Workers 219,841 90,883 128,958
Non Working 764,089 326,795 437,294

Ratlam district Map


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