Bastar Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bastar district, Chhattisgarh

Bastar Tehsil of Bastar district has total population of 163,997 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 81,321 are males while 82,676 are females. In 2011 there were total 36,432 families residing in Bastar Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Bastar Tehsil is 1,017.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 6.1% people lives in Urban areas while 93.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 64.4% while that in the rural areas is 51.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bastar Tehsil is 1,065 while that of Rural areas is 1,014.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bastar Tehsil is 26269 which is 16% of the total population. There are 13156 male children and 13113 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bastar Tehsil is 997 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,017 ) of Bastar Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Bastar Tehsil is 52.32%. The male literacy rate is 52.91% and the female literacy rate is 35.13% in Bastar Tehsil.

Population
163,997
Literacy
52.32%
Sex Ratio
1,017

To facilitate the administration, Bastar Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 111 villages.

Bastar Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 26,269 13,156 13,113
Literacy 52.32% 52.91% 35.13%
Scheduled Caste 2,049 994 1,055
Scheduled Tribe 107,353 52,949 54,404
Illiterate 91,934 38,298 53,636

Caste-wise Population - Bastar Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 65.5% of total population in Bastar Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,049 994 1,055
Schedule Tribe 107,353 52,949 54,404

Religion-wise Population - Bastar Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 162,244 (98.93%) 80,460 81,784
Muslim 363 (0.22%) 192 171
Christian 1,039 (0.63%) 486 553
Sikh 16 (0.01%) 9 7
Buddhist 68 (0.04%) 37 31
Jain 91 (0.06%) 43 48
Other Religion 45 (0.03%) 20 25
No Religion Specified 131 (0.08%) 74 57

Literacy Rate - Bastar Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Bastar Tehsil in 2011 were 52.32% in which, male and female literacy were 63.12% and 41.75% respectively. Total literate in Bastar Tehsil were 72,063 of which male and female were 43,023 and 29,040 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bastar Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Bastar Tehsil is 1,017 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,017 females in Bastar Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 997 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,017 ) of Bastar Tehsil.


Child Population - Bastar Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 26,269 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bastar Tehsil. Out of which 26,269 were male while 26,269 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bastar Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,220 families under Bastar Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,220 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 6.1% of total population of Bastar Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 93.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,407 while that in rural region is 24,862.

Total Urban Rural
Population 163,997 10,048 153,949
Children (0 - 6 years) 26,269 1,407 24,862
Schedule Caste 2,049 110 1,939
Schedule Tribe 107,353 5,836 101,517
Literacy 52.32% 64.39% 51.51%
Sex Ratio 1,017 1,065 1,014

Working Population - Bastar Tehsil

In Bastar Tehsil out of total population, 79,562 were engaged in work activities. 54.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 79,562 workers engaged in Main Work, 19,782 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,736 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 43,390 33,193 10,197
Cultivators 19,782 16,780 3,002
Agriculture Labourer 16,736 11,097 5,639
Household Industries 556 406 150
Other Workers 6,316 4,910 1,406
Marginal Workers 36,172 12,583 23,589
Non Working 84,435 35,545 48,890

Bastar Tehsil Map


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