Borsad Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Anand district, Gujarat

Borsad Taluka of Anand district has total population of 379,650 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 197,545 are males while 182,105 are females. In 2011 there were total 77,616 families residing in Borsad Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Borsad Taluka is 922.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16.7% people lives in Urban areas while 83.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 88% while that in the rural areas is 81.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Borsad Taluka is 932 while that of Rural areas is 920.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Borsad Taluka is 47838 which is 13% of the total population. There are 25201 male children and 22637 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Borsad Taluka is 898 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Borsad Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Borsad Taluka is 82.69%. The male literacy rate is 79.57% and the female literacy rate is 64.35% in Borsad Taluka.

Population
379,650
Literacy
82.69%
Sex Ratio
922

To facilitate the administration, Borsad Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 64 villages.

Borsad Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 47,838 25,201 22,637
Literacy 82.69% 79.57% 64.35%
Scheduled Caste 14,307 7,394 6,913
Scheduled Tribe 1,813 932 881
Illiterate 105,273 40,356 64,917

Caste-wise Population - Borsad Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Borsad Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 14,307 7,394 6,913
Schedule Tribe 1,813 932 881

Religion-wise Population - Borsad Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 329,732 (86.85%) 172,178 157,554
Muslim 46,326 (12.2%) 23,511 22,815
Christian 1,669 (0.44%) 831 838
Sikh 88 (0.02%) 56 32
Buddhist 36 (0.01%) 24 12
Jain 1,390 (0.37%) 711 679
Other Religion 19 (0.01%) 12 7
No Religion Specified 390 (0.1%) 222 168

Literacy Rate - Borsad Taluka

Average literacy rate of Borsad Taluka in 2011 were 82.69% in which, male and female literacy were 91.21% and 73.49% respectively. Total literate in Borsad Taluka were 274,377 of which male and female were 157,189 and 117,188 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Borsad Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Borsad Taluka is 922 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 922 females in Borsad Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 898 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Borsad Taluka.


Child Population - Borsad Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 47,838 children between age 0 to 6 years in Borsad Taluka. Out of which 47,838 were male while 47,838 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Borsad Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 12,232 families under Borsad Taluka living in urban areas while 12,232 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 16.7% of total population of Borsad Taluka lives in Urban areas while 83.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,660 while that in rural region is 40,178.

Total Urban Rural
Population 379,650 63,543 316,107
Children (0 - 6 years) 47,838 7,660 40,178
Schedule Caste 14,307 2,369 11,938
Schedule Tribe 1,813 398 1,415
Literacy 82.69% 88.03% 81.61%
Sex Ratio 922 932 920

Working Population - Borsad Taluka

In Borsad Taluka out of total population, 162,725 were engaged in work activities. 75.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 162,725 workers engaged in Main Work, 29,421 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 52,455 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 123,542 101,000 22,542
Cultivators 29,421 28,241 1,180
Agriculture Labourer 52,455 42,886 9,569
Household Industries 3,228 2,917 311
Other Workers 38,438 26,956 11,482
Marginal Workers 39,183 13,913 25,270
Non Working 216,925 82,632 134,293

Borsad Taluka Map


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