Bhadravati Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Shimoga district, Karnataka

Bhadravati Taluka of Shimoga district has a total population of 339,846 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 169,873 are males while 169,973 are females. In 2011 there were a total 79,710 families residing in Bhadravati Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Bhadravati Taluka is 1,001.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 44.5% people live in Urban areas while 55.5% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.4% while that in rural areas is 74%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bhadravati Taluka is 1,014 while that of Rural areas is 990.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhadravati Taluka is 35279 which is 10% of the total population. There are 18073 male children and 17206 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhadravati Taluka is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,001 ) of Bhadravati Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Bhadravati Taluka is 79.53%. The male literacy rate is 76.13% and the female literacy rate is 66.42% in Bhadravati Taluka.

Population
339,846
Literacy
79.53%
Sex Ratio
1,001

To facilitate the administration, Bhadravati Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 145 villages.

Bhadravati Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 35,279 18,073 17,206
Literacy 79.53% 76.13% 66.42%
Scheduled Caste 73,883 36,592 37,291
Scheduled Tribe 12,665 6,327 6,338
Illiterate 97,628 40,551 57,077

Caste-wise Population - Bhadravati Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.7% of total population in Bhadravati Taluka of Karnataka.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 73,883 36,592 37,291
Schedule Tribe 12,665 6,327 6,338

Religion-wise Population - Bhadravati Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 275,346 (81.02%) 137,223 138,123
Muslim 54,644 (16.08%) 27,861 26,783
Christian 8,452 (2.49%) 4,079 4,373
Sikh 66 (0.02%) 38 28
Buddhist 15 (0%) 9 6
Jain 869 (0.26%) 437 432
Other Religion 49 (0.01%) 25 24
No Religion Specified 405 (0.12%) 201 204

Literacy Rate - Bhadravati Taluka

Average literacy rate of Bhadravati Taluka in 2011 were 79.53% in which, male and female literacy were 85.19% and 73.9% respectively. Total literate in Bhadravati Taluka were 242,218 of which male and female were 129,322 and 112,896 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bhadravati Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Bhadravati Taluka is 1,001 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,001 females in Bhadravati Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,001 ) of Bhadravati Taluka.


Child Population - Bhadravati Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 35,279 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bhadravati Taluka. Out of which 35,279 were male while 35,279 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bhadravati Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are a total 36,971 families under Bhadravati Taluka living in urban areas while 36,971 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 44.5% of total population of Bhadravati Taluka lives in Urban areas while 55.5% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 14,842 while that in rural regions is 20,437.

Total Urban Rural
Population 339,846 151,102 188,744
Children (0 - 6 years) 35,279 14,842 20,437
Schedule Caste 73,883 27,345 46,538
Schedule Tribe 12,665 3,177 9,488
Literacy 79.53% 86.38% 73.98%
Sex Ratio 1,001 1,014 990

Working Population - Bhadravati Taluka

In Bhadravati Taluka out of total population, 144,388 were engaged in work activities. 81.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 144,388 workers engaged in Main Work, 20,281 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37,215 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 117,166 87,900 29,266
Cultivators 20,281 17,946 2,335
Agriculture Labourer 37,215 23,037 14,178
Household Industries 2,358 1,593 765
Other Workers 57,312 45,324 11,988
Marginal Workers 27,222 14,388 12,834
Non Working 195,458 67,585 127,873

Nearby Talukas from Bhadravati Taluka

Below is the list of Talukas near Bhadravati Taluka in Shimoga district.


Bhadravati Taluka Map


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