Baihar Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Balaghat district, Madhya Pradesh

Baihar Tehsil of Balaghat district has total population of 284,352 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 140,250 are males while 144,102 are females. In 2011 there were total 63,910 families residing in Baihar Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Baihar Tehsil is 1,027.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 17.9% people lives in Urban areas while 82.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 78.5% while that in the rural areas is 65.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Baihar Tehsil is 1,014 while that of Rural areas is 1,031.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Baihar Tehsil is 40987 which is 14% of the total population. There are 20728 male children and 20259 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Baihar Tehsil is 977 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,027 ) of Baihar Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Baihar Tehsil is 67.99%. The male literacy rate is 65.65% and the female literacy rate is 50.92% in Baihar Tehsil.

Population
284,352
Literacy
67.99%
Sex Ratio
1,027

To facilitate the administration, Baihar Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 330 villages.

Baihar Tehsil Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Baihar Tehsil.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 40,987 20,728 20,259
Literacy 67.99% 65.65% 50.92%
Scheduled Caste 8,570 4,280 4,290
Scheduled Tribe 158,506 77,664 80,842
Illiterate 118,897 48,177 70,720

Caste-wise Population - Baihar Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 55.7% of total population in Baihar Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 8,570 4,280 4,290
Schedule Tribe 158,506 77,664 80,842

Religion-wise Population - Baihar Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 246,489 (86.68%) 121,670 124,819
Muslim 4,634 (1.63%) 2,323 2,311
Christian 2,337 (0.82%) 1,143 1,194
Sikh 169 (0.06%) 92 77
Buddhist 3,706 (1.3%) 1,826 1,880
Jain 171 (0.06%) 93 78
Other Religion 26,213 (9.22%) 12,797 13,416
No Religion Specified 633 (0.22%) 306 327

Literacy Rate - Baihar Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Baihar Tehsil in 2011 were 67.99% in which, male and female literacy were 77.03% and 59.25% respectively. Total literate in Baihar Tehsil were 165,455 of which male and female were 92,073 and 73,382 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Baihar Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Baihar Tehsil is 1,027 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,027 females in Baihar Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 977 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,027 ) of Baihar Tehsil.


Child Population - Baihar Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 40,987 children between age 0 to 6 years in Baihar Tehsil. Out of which 40,987 were male while 40,987 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Baihar Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 11,079 families under Baihar Tehsil living in urban areas while 11,079 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 17.9% of total population of Baihar Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 82.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,041 while that in rural region is 34,946.

Total Urban Rural
Population 284,352 50,826 233,526
Children (0 - 6 years) 40,987 6,041 34,946
Schedule Caste 8,570 3,449 5,121
Schedule Tribe 158,506 17,528 140,978
Literacy 67.99% 78.54% 65.61%
Sex Ratio 1,027 1,014 1,031

Working Population - Baihar Tehsil

In Baihar Tehsil out of total population, 147,321 were engaged in work activities. 50.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 147,321 workers engaged in Main Work, 35,907 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,534 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 74,180 45,296 28,884
Cultivators 35,907 21,861 14,046
Agriculture Labourer 23,534 12,563 10,971
Household Industries 768 553 215
Other Workers 13,971 10,319 3,652
Marginal Workers 73,141 33,236 39,905
Non Working 137,031 61,718 75,313

Baihar Tehsil Map


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