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

Bilaspur Tehsil of Bilaspur district has total population of 644,928 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 331,018 are males while 313,910 are females. In 2011 there were total 137,863 families residing in Bilaspur Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Bilaspur Tehsil is 948.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 70.2% people lives in Urban areas while 29.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.6% while that in the rural areas is 72.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bilaspur Tehsil is 944 while that of Rural areas is 959.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bilaspur Tehsil is 84623 which is 13% of the total population. There are 43824 male children and 40799 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bilaspur Tehsil is 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Bilaspur Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Bilaspur Tehsil is 82.55%. The male literacy rate is 77.87% and the female literacy rate is 65.22% in Bilaspur Tehsil.

Population
644,928
Literacy
82.55%
Sex Ratio
948

To facilitate the administration, Bilaspur Tehsil is further divided into 8 towns and 84 villages.

Bilaspur Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 84,623 43,824 40,799
Literacy 82.55% 77.87% 65.22%
Scheduled Caste 115,011 58,593 56,418
Scheduled Tribe 44,550 22,340 22,210
Illiterate 182,416 73,251 109,165

Caste-wise Population - Bilaspur Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.9% of total population in Bilaspur Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 115,011 58,593 56,418
Schedule Tribe 44,550 22,340 22,210

Religion-wise Population - Bilaspur Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 589,678 (91.43%) 303,211 286,467
Muslim 33,709 (5.23%) 17,226 16,483
Christian 11,823 (1.83%) 5,623 6,200
Sikh 4,325 (0.67%) 2,250 2,075
Buddhist 2,661 (0.41%) 1,358 1,303
Jain 1,173 (0.18%) 581 592
Other Religion 1,089 (0.17%) 542 547
No Religion Specified 470 (0.07%) 227 243

Literacy Rate - Bilaspur Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Bilaspur Tehsil in 2011 were 82.55% in which, male and female literacy were 89.75% and 74.97% respectively. Total literate in Bilaspur Tehsil were 462,512 of which male and female were 257,767 and 204,745 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bilaspur Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Bilaspur Tehsil is 948 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 948 females in Bilaspur Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Bilaspur Tehsil.


Child Population - Bilaspur Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 84,623 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bilaspur Tehsil. Out of which 84,623 were male while 84,623 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bilaspur Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 96,448 families under Bilaspur Tehsil living in urban areas while 96,448 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 70.2% of total population of Bilaspur Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 29.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 54,076 while that in rural region is 30,547.

Total Urban Rural
Population 644,928 452,770 192,158
Children (0 - 6 years) 84,623 54,076 30,547
Schedule Caste 115,011 57,512 57,499
Schedule Tribe 44,550 22,210 22,340
Literacy 82.55% 86.63% 72.47%
Sex Ratio 948 944 959

Working Population - Bilaspur Tehsil

In Bilaspur Tehsil out of total population, 238,004 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 238,004 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,749 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 24,367 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 196,104 150,866 45,238
Cultivators 12,749 9,563 3,186
Agriculture Labourer 24,367 14,401 9,966
Household Industries 4,427 3,424 1,003
Other Workers 154,561 123,478 31,083
Marginal Workers 41,900 21,347 20,553
Non Working 406,924 158,805 248,119

Bilaspur Tehsil Map


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