Chamarajanagar Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chamarajanagar district, Karnataka

Chamarajanagar Taluka of Chamarajanagar district has total population of 357,799 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 178,555 are males while 179,244 are females. In 2011 there were total 86,679 families residing in Chamarajanagar Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Chamarajanagar Taluka is 1,004.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.5% people lives in Urban areas while 80.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76% while that in the rural areas is 56.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chamarajanagar Taluka is 1,009 while that of Rural areas is 1,003.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chamarajanagar Taluka is 35384 which is 10% of the total population. There are 18180 male children and 17204 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chamarajanagar Taluka is 946 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,004 ) of Chamarajanagar Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Chamarajanagar Taluka is 59.96%. The male literacy rate is 59.24% and the female literacy rate is 48.85% in Chamarajanagar Taluka.

Population
357,799
Literacy
59.96%
Sex Ratio
1,004

To facilitate the administration, Chamarajanagar Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 184 villages.

Chamarajanagar Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 35,384 18,180 17,204
Literacy 59.96% 59.24% 48.85%
Scheduled Caste 85,829 43,263 42,566
Scheduled Tribe 36,920 17,927 18,993
Illiterate 164,464 72,784 91,680

Caste-wise Population - Chamarajanagar Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.3% of total population in Chamarajanagar Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 85,829 43,263 42,566
Schedule Tribe 36,920 17,927 18,993

Religion-wise Population - Chamarajanagar Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 331,045 (92.52%) 165,234 165,811
Muslim 20,411 (5.7%) 10,191 10,220
Christian 3,496 (0.98%) 1,706 1,790
Sikh 50 (0.01%) 32 18
Buddhist 517 (0.14%) 266 251
Jain 492 (0.14%) 258 234
Other Religion 89 (0.02%) 40 49
No Religion Specified 1,699 (0.47%) 828 871

Literacy Rate - Chamarajanagar Taluka

Average literacy rate of Chamarajanagar Taluka in 2011 were 59.96% in which, male and female literacy were 65.95% and 54.04% respectively. Total literate in Chamarajanagar Taluka were 193,335 of which male and female were 105,771 and 87,564 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chamarajanagar Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Chamarajanagar Taluka is 1,004 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,004 females in Chamarajanagar Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 946 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,004 ) of Chamarajanagar Taluka.


Child Population - Chamarajanagar Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 35,384 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chamarajanagar Taluka. Out of which 35,384 were male while 35,384 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chamarajanagar Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 16,191 families under Chamarajanagar Taluka living in urban areas while 16,191 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 19.5% of total population of Chamarajanagar Taluka lives in Urban areas while 80.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 8,162 while that in rural region is 27,222.

Total Urban Rural
Population 357,799 69,875 287,924
Children (0 - 6 years) 35,384 8,162 27,222
Schedule Caste 85,829 13,627 72,202
Schedule Tribe 36,920 6,964 29,956
Literacy 59.96% 75.97% 56.17%
Sex Ratio 1,004 1,009 1,003

Working Population - Chamarajanagar Taluka

In Chamarajanagar Taluka out of total population, 163,803 were engaged in work activities. 79.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 163,803 workers engaged in Main Work, 30,210 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 55,845 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 130,175 95,821 34,354
Cultivators 30,210 26,502 3,708
Agriculture Labourer 55,845 36,193 19,652
Household Industries 3,680 1,993 1,687
Other Workers 40,440 31,133 9,307
Marginal Workers 33,628 18,125 15,503
Non Working 193,996 64,609 129,387

Chamarajanagar Taluka Map


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