Ambasamudram Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu

Ambasamudram Taluka of Tirunelveli district has total population of 428,031 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 210,447 are males while 217,584 are females. In 2011 there were total 116,698 families residing in Ambasamudram Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Ambasamudram Taluka is 1,034.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 57.3% people lives in Urban areas while 42.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.7% while that in the rural areas is 82.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Ambasamudram Taluka is 1,040 while that of Rural areas is 1,025.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ambasamudram Taluka is 43962 which is 10% of the total population. There are 22431 male children and 21531 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ambasamudram Taluka is 960 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,034 ) of Ambasamudram Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Ambasamudram Taluka is 85.33%. The male literacy rate is 81.76% and the female literacy rate is 71.55% in Ambasamudram Taluka.

Population
428,031
Literacy
85.33%
Sex Ratio
1,034

To facilitate the administration, Ambasamudram Taluka is further divided into 14 towns and 64 villages.

Ambasamudram Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Ambasamudram Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 43,962 22,431 21,531
Literacy 85.33% 81.76% 71.55%
Scheduled Caste 75,049 36,634 38,415
Scheduled Tribe 1,643 815 828
Illiterate 100,288 38,381 61,907

Caste-wise Population - Ambasamudram Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Ambasamudram Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 75,049 36,634 38,415
Schedule Tribe 1,643 815 828

Religion-wise Population - Ambasamudram Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 344,167 (80.41%) 169,596 174,571
Muslim 37,312 (8.72%) 18,006 19,306
Christian 45,724 (10.68%) 22,476 23,248
Sikh 51 (0.01%) 27 24
Buddhist 41 (0.01%) 21 20
Jain 13 (0%) 7 6
Other Religion 401 (0.09%) 153 248
No Religion Specified 322 (0.08%) 161 161

Literacy Rate - Ambasamudram Taluka

Average literacy rate of Ambasamudram Taluka in 2011 were 85.33% in which, male and female literacy were 91.52% and 79.41% respectively. Total literate in Ambasamudram Taluka were 327,743 of which male and female were 172,066 and 155,677 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Ambasamudram Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Ambasamudram Taluka is 1,034 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,034 females in Ambasamudram Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 960 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,034 ) of Ambasamudram Taluka.


Child Population - Ambasamudram Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 43,962 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ambasamudram Taluka. Out of which 43,962 were male while 43,962 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Ambasamudram Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 67,559 families under Ambasamudram Taluka living in urban areas while 67,559 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 57.3% of total population of Ambasamudram Taluka lives in Urban areas while 42.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 23,916 while that in rural region is 20,046.

Total Urban Rural
Population 428,031 245,245 182,786
Children (0 - 6 years) 43,962 23,916 20,046
Schedule Caste 75,049 36,892 38,157
Schedule Tribe 1,643 1,044 599
Literacy 85.33% 87.65% 82.18%
Sex Ratio 1,034 1,040 1,025

Working Population - Ambasamudram Taluka

In Ambasamudram Taluka out of total population, 207,603 were engaged in work activities. 89.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 207,603 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,424 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34,962 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 185,311 111,422 73,889
Cultivators 12,424 10,467 1,957
Agriculture Labourer 34,962 23,591 11,371
Household Industries 44,108 4,831 39,277
Other Workers 93,817 72,533 21,284
Marginal Workers 22,292 11,962 10,330
Non Working 220,428 87,063 133,365

Ambasamudram Taluka Map


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