Bharuch Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bharuch district, Gujarat

Bharuch Taluka of Bharuch district has total population of 452,517 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 232,750 are males while 219,767 are females. In 2011 there were total 96,142 families residing in Bharuch Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Bharuch Taluka is 944.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 59.1% people lives in Urban areas while 40.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89% while that in the rural areas is 82.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bharuch Taluka is 937 while that of Rural areas is 955.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bharuch Taluka is 47646 which is 11% of the total population. There are 24856 male children and 22790 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bharuch Taluka is 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 944 ) of Bharuch Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Bharuch Taluka is 86.18%. The male literacy rate is 80.83% and the female literacy rate is 73.16% in Bharuch Taluka.

Population
452,517
Literacy
86.18%
Sex Ratio
944

To facilitate the administration, Bharuch Taluka is further divided into 8 towns and 89 villages.

Bharuch Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 47,646 24,856 22,790
Literacy 86.18% 80.83% 73.16%
Scheduled Caste 22,555 11,579 10,976
Scheduled Tribe 81,421 41,923 39,498
Illiterate 103,608 44,621 58,987

Caste-wise Population - Bharuch Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 18% of total population in Bharuch Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 22,555 11,579 10,976
Schedule Tribe 81,421 41,923 39,498

Religion-wise Population - Bharuch Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 299,068 (66.09%) 154,783 144,285
Muslim 146,471 (32.37%) 74,323 72,148
Christian 2,286 (0.51%) 1,145 1,141
Sikh 799 (0.18%) 402 397
Buddhist 132 (0.03%) 78 54
Jain 2,277 (0.5%) 1,175 1,102
Other Religion 133 (0.03%) 74 59
No Religion Specified 1,351 (0.3%) 770 581

Literacy Rate - Bharuch Taluka

Average literacy rate of Bharuch Taluka in 2011 were 86.18% in which, male and female literacy were 90.49% and 81.62% respectively. Total literate in Bharuch Taluka were 348,909 of which male and female were 188,129 and 160,780 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bharuch Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Bharuch Taluka is 944 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 944 females in Bharuch Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 944 ) of Bharuch Taluka.


Child Population - Bharuch Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 47,646 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bharuch Taluka. Out of which 47,646 were male while 47,646 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bharuch Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 58,500 families under Bharuch Taluka living in urban areas while 58,500 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 59.1% of total population of Bharuch Taluka lives in Urban areas while 40.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 27,077 while that in rural region is 20,569.

Total Urban Rural
Population 452,517 267,461 185,056
Children (0 - 6 years) 47,646 27,077 20,569
Schedule Caste 22,555 15,011 7,544
Schedule Tribe 81,421 28,445 52,976
Literacy 86.18% 88.97% 82.1%
Sex Ratio 944 937 955

Working Population - Bharuch Taluka

In Bharuch Taluka out of total population, 162,770 were engaged in work activities. 87.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 162,770 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,291 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28,673 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 141,752 117,705 24,047
Cultivators 12,291 10,793 1,498
Agriculture Labourer 28,673 20,270 8,403
Household Industries 2,545 2,125 420
Other Workers 98,243 84,517 13,726
Marginal Workers 21,018 12,535 8,483
Non Working 289,747 102,510 187,237

Bharuch Taluka Map


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