Chaurai Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chhindwara district, Madhya Pradesh

Chaurai Tehsil of Chhindwara district has total population of 189,470 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 97,567 are males while 91,903 are females. In 2011 there were total 39,489 families residing in Chaurai Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Chaurai Tehsil is 942.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 6.8% people lives in Urban areas while 93.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.7% while that in the rural areas is 70.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chaurai Tehsil is 971 while that of Rural areas is 940.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chaurai Tehsil is 24146 which is 13% of the total population. There are 12458 male children and 11688 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chaurai Tehsil is 938 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Chaurai Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Chaurai Tehsil is 71.2%. The male literacy rate is 68.95% and the female literacy rate is 54.87% in Chaurai Tehsil.

Population
189,470
Literacy
71.2%
Sex Ratio
942

To facilitate the administration, Chaurai Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 190 villages.

Chaurai Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 24,146 12,458 11,688
Literacy 71.2% 68.95% 54.87%
Scheduled Caste 17,544 8,936 8,608
Scheduled Tribe 37,674 19,042 18,632
Illiterate 71,765 30,292 41,473

Caste-wise Population - Chaurai Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19.9% of total population in Chaurai Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 17,544 8,936 8,608
Schedule Tribe 37,674 19,042 18,632

Religion-wise Population - Chaurai Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 178,170 (94.04%) 91,759 86,411
Muslim 7,971 (4.21%) 4,093 3,878
Christian 113 (0.06%) 63 50
Sikh 26 (0.01%) 6 20
Buddhist 449 (0.24%) 239 210
Jain 1,012 (0.53%) 542 470
Other Religion 1,539 (0.81%) 776 763
No Religion Specified 190 (0.1%) 89 101

Literacy Rate - Chaurai Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Chaurai Tehsil in 2011 were 71.2% in which, male and female literacy were 79.05% and 62.87% respectively. Total literate in Chaurai Tehsil were 117,705 of which male and female were 67,275 and 50,430 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chaurai Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Chaurai Tehsil is 942 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 942 females in Chaurai Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 938 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Chaurai Tehsil.


Child Population - Chaurai Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 24,146 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chaurai Tehsil. Out of which 24,146 were male while 24,146 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chaurai Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,742 families under Chaurai Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,742 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 6.8% of total population of Chaurai Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 93.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,495 while that in rural region is 22,651.

Total Urban Rural
Population 189,470 12,956 176,514
Children (0 - 6 years) 24,146 1,495 22,651
Schedule Caste 17,544 1,233 16,311
Schedule Tribe 37,674 1,085 36,589
Literacy 71.2% 85.69% 70.12%
Sex Ratio 942 971 940

Working Population - Chaurai Tehsil

In Chaurai Tehsil out of total population, 90,391 were engaged in work activities. 69.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 90,391 workers engaged in Main Work, 25,298 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28,603 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 63,101 44,978 18,123
Cultivators 25,298 19,845 5,453
Agriculture Labourer 28,603 17,885 10,718
Household Industries 653 518 135
Other Workers 8,547 6,730 1,817
Marginal Workers 27,290 9,920 17,370
Non Working 99,079 42,669 56,410

Chaurai Tehsil Map


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