Chirayinkeezhu Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Thiruvananthapuram district, Kerala

Chirayinkeezhu Taluka of Thiruvananthapuram district has a total population of 634,270 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 288,945 are males while 345,325 are females. In 2011 there were a total 158,980 families residing in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is 1,195.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 31.2% people live in Urban areas while 68.8% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 93% while that in rural areas is 92.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is 1,210 while that of Rural areas is 1,188.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is 64798 which is 10% of the total population. There are 32830 male children and 31968 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is 974 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,195 ) of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is 92.78%. The male literacy rate is 84.4% and the female literacy rate is 82.38% in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka.

Population
634,270
Literacy
92.78%
Sex Ratio
1,195

To facilitate the administration, Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is further divided into 8 towns and 21 villages.

Chirayinkeezhu Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 64,798 32,830 31,968
Literacy 92.78% 84.4% 82.38%
Scheduled Caste 106,095 49,671 56,424
Scheduled Tribe 1,375 650 725
Illiterate 105,930 45,082 60,848

Caste-wise Population - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka of Kerala.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 106,095 49,671 56,424
Schedule Tribe 1,375 650 725

Religion-wise Population - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 480,483 (75.75%) 218,934 261,549
Muslim 130,504 (20.58%) 58,614 71,890
Christian 21,316 (3.36%) 10,441 10,875
Sikh 47 (0.01%) 25 22
Buddhist 32 (0.01%) 14 18
Jain 12 (0%) 7 5
Other Religion 65 (0.01%) 40 25
No Religion Specified 1,811 (0.29%) 870 941

Literacy Rate - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

Average literacy rate of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka in 2011 were 92.78% in which, male and female literacy were 95.22% and 90.78% respectively. Total literate in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka were 528,340 of which male and female were 243,863 and 284,477 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka is 1,195 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,195 females in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 974 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,195 ) of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka.


Child Population - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 64,798 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chirayinkeezhu Taluka. Out of which 64,798 were male while 64,798 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are a total 49,241 families under Chirayinkeezhu Taluka living in urban areas while 49,241 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 31.2% of total population of Chirayinkeezhu Taluka lives in Urban areas while 68.8% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 20,273 while that in rural regions is 44,525.

Total Urban Rural
Population 634,270 197,762 436,508
Children (0 - 6 years) 64,798 20,273 44,525
Schedule Caste 106,095 32,067 74,028
Schedule Tribe 1,375 328 1,047
Literacy 92.78% 92.99% 92.68%
Sex Ratio 1,195 1,210 1,188

Working Population - Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

In Chirayinkeezhu Taluka out of total population, 226,409 were engaged in work activities. 72.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 226,409 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,101 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13,457 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 163,740 117,057 46,683
Cultivators 8,101 6,886 1,215
Agriculture Labourer 13,457 10,323 3,134
Household Industries 4,011 2,380 1,631
Other Workers 138,171 97,468 40,703
Marginal Workers 62,669 33,088 29,581
Non Working 407,861 138,800 269,061

Nearby Talukas from Chirayinkeezhu Taluka

Below is the list of Talukas near Chirayinkeezhu Taluka in Thiruvananthapuram district.


Chirayinkeezhu Taluka Map


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