Berinag Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Pithoragarh district, Uttarakhand

Berinag Tehsil of Pithoragarh district has total population of 52,069 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 25,121 are males while 26,948 are females. In 2011 there were total 12,386 families residing in Berinag Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Berinag Tehsil is 1,073.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Berinag Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 81.8% and the sex ratio of Berinag Tehsil is 1,073.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Berinag Tehsil is 6773 which is 13% of the total population. There are 3750 male children and 3023 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Berinag Tehsil is 806 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,073 ) of Berinag Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Berinag Tehsil is 81.76%. The male literacy rate is 78.82% and the female literacy rate is 63.96% in Berinag Tehsil.

Population
52,069
Literacy
81.76%
Sex Ratio
1,073

To facilitate the administration, Berinag Tehsil is further divided into 299 villages.

Berinag Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 6,773 3,750 3,023
Literacy 81.76% 78.82% 63.96%
Scheduled Caste 17,005 8,433 8,572
Scheduled Tribe 407 194 213
Illiterate 15,033 5,320 9,713

Caste-wise Population - Berinag Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Berinag Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 17,005 8,433 8,572
Schedule Tribe 407 194 213

Religion-wise Population - Berinag Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 51,158 (98.25%) 24,621 26,537
Muslim 612 (1.18%) 336 276
Christian 214 (0.41%) 114 100
Sikh 14 (0.03%) 12 2
Buddhist 30 (0.06%) 16 14
Jain 2 (0%) 1 1
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 39 (0.07%) 21 18

Literacy Rate - Berinag Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Berinag Tehsil in 2011 were 81.76% in which, male and female literacy were 92.65% and 72.04% respectively. Total literate in Berinag Tehsil were 37,036 of which male and female were 19,801 and 17,235 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Berinag Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Berinag Tehsil is 1,073 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,073 females in Berinag Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 806 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,073 ) of Berinag Tehsil.


Child Population - Berinag Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 6,773 children between age 0 to 6 years in Berinag Tehsil. Out of which 6,773 were male while 6,773 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Berinag Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Berinag Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Berinag Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 6,773.

Total Urban Rural
Population 52,069 0 52,069
Children (0 - 6 years) 6,773 0 6,773
Schedule Caste 17,005 0 17,005
Schedule Tribe 407 0 407
Literacy 81.76% - 81.76%
Sex Ratio 1,073 - 1,073

Working Population - Berinag Tehsil

In Berinag Tehsil out of total population, 20,970 were engaged in work activities. 76.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 20,970 workers engaged in Main Work, 10,823 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 480 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 15,955 8,283 7,672
Cultivators 10,823 4,383 6,440
Agriculture Labourer 480 152 328
Household Industries 117 82 35
Other Workers 4,535 3,666 869
Marginal Workers 5,015 2,255 2,760
Non Working 31,099 14,583 16,516

Berinag Tehsil Map


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