Chandrapur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chandrapur district, Maharashtra

Chandrapur Taluka of Chandrapur district has total population of 481,758 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 247,558 are males while 234,200 are females. In 2011 there were total 113,429 families residing in Chandrapur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Chandrapur Taluka is 946.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 83.4% people lives in Urban areas while 16.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.1% while that in the rural areas is 79.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chandrapur Taluka is 948 while that of Rural areas is 937.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chandrapur Taluka is 48203 which is 10% of the total population. There are 24993 male children and 23210 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chandrapur Taluka is 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 946 ) of Chandrapur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Chandrapur Taluka is 87.49%. The male literacy rate is 82.49% and the female literacy rate is 74.77% in Chandrapur Taluka.

Population
481,758
Literacy
87.49%
Sex Ratio
946

To facilitate the administration, Chandrapur Taluka is further divided into 8 towns and 91 villages.

Chandrapur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 48,203 24,993 23,210
Literacy 87.49% 82.49% 74.77%
Scheduled Caste 95,607 48,663 46,944
Scheduled Tribe 47,928 24,220 23,708
Illiterate 102,437 43,346 59,091

Caste-wise Population - Chandrapur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.9% of total population in Chandrapur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 95,607 48,663 46,944
Schedule Tribe 47,928 24,220 23,708

Religion-wise Population - Chandrapur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 349,151 (72.47%) 180,181 168,970
Muslim 40,341 (8.37%) 20,560 19,781
Christian 5,441 (1.13%) 2,713 2,728
Sikh 2,048 (0.43%) 1,073 975
Buddhist 80,018 (16.61%) 40,634 39,384
Jain 1,897 (0.39%) 963 934
Other Religion 2,520 (0.52%) 1,265 1,255
No Religion Specified 342 (0.07%) 169 173

Literacy Rate - Chandrapur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Chandrapur Taluka in 2011 were 87.49% in which, male and female literacy were 91.75% and 82.99% respectively. Total literate in Chandrapur Taluka were 379,321 of which male and female were 204,212 and 175,109 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chandrapur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Chandrapur Taluka is 946 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 946 females in Chandrapur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 946 ) of Chandrapur Taluka.


Child Population - Chandrapur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 48,203 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chandrapur Taluka. Out of which 48,203 were male while 48,203 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chandrapur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 93,641 families under Chandrapur Taluka living in urban areas while 93,641 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 83.4% of total population of Chandrapur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 16.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 39,264 while that in rural region is 8,939.

Total Urban Rural
Population 481,758 401,822 79,936
Children (0 - 6 years) 48,203 39,264 8,939
Schedule Caste 95,607 83,159 12,448
Schedule Tribe 47,928 32,049 15,879
Literacy 87.49% 89.1% 79.29%
Sex Ratio 946 948 937

Working Population - Chandrapur Taluka

In Chandrapur Taluka out of total population, 172,654 were engaged in work activities. 86.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 172,654 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,540 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11,737 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 149,103 118,093 31,010
Cultivators 8,540 5,696 2,844
Agriculture Labourer 11,737 6,555 5,182
Household Industries 3,775 2,661 1,114
Other Workers 125,051 103,181 21,870
Marginal Workers 23,551 13,668 9,883
Non Working 309,104 115,797 193,307

Chandrapur Taluka Map


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