Dhoraji Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rajkot district, Gujarat

Dhoraji Taluka of Rajkot district has a total population of 154,896 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 79,475 are males while 75,421 are females. In 2011 there were a total 34,044 families residing in Dhoraji Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Dhoraji Taluka is 949.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 54.6% people live in Urban areas while 45.4% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.8% while that in rural areas is 79.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dhoraji Taluka is 953 while that of Rural areas is 944.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhoraji Taluka is 15455 which is 10% of the total population. There are 8180 male children and 7275 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhoraji Taluka is 889 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 949 ) of Dhoraji Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Dhoraji Taluka is 80.87%. The male literacy rate is 78.03% and the female literacy rate is 67.29% in Dhoraji Taluka.

Population
154,896
Literacy
80.87%
Sex Ratio
949

To facilitate the administration, Dhoraji Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 30 villages.

Dhoraji Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 15,455 8,180 7,275
Literacy 80.87% 78.03% 67.29%
Scheduled Caste 15,654 8,140 7,514
Scheduled Tribe 747 366 381
Illiterate 42,129 17,459 24,670

Caste-wise Population - Dhoraji Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Dhoraji Taluka of Gujarat.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 15,654 8,140 7,514
Schedule Tribe 747 366 381

Religion-wise Population - Dhoraji Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 120,522 (77.81%) 62,313 58,209
Muslim 33,102 (21.37%) 16,484 16,618
Christian 159 (0.1%) 81 78
Sikh 118 (0.08%) 55 63
Buddhist 67 (0.04%) 38 29
Jain 675 (0.44%) 363 312
Other Religion 4 (0%) 4 0
No Religion Specified 249 (0.16%) 137 112

Literacy Rate - Dhoraji Taluka

Average literacy rate of Dhoraji Taluka in 2011 were 80.87% in which, male and female literacy were 86.99% and 74.47% respectively. Total literate in Dhoraji Taluka were 112,767 of which male and female were 62,016 and 50,751 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dhoraji Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Dhoraji Taluka is 949 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 949 females in Dhoraji Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 889 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 949 ) of Dhoraji Taluka.


Child Population - Dhoraji Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 15,455 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dhoraji Taluka. Out of which 15,455 were male while 15,455 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dhoraji Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are a total 18,211 families under Dhoraji Taluka living in urban areas while 18,211 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 54.6% of total population of Dhoraji Taluka lives in Urban areas while 45.4% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 8,595 while that in rural regions is 6,860.

Total Urban Rural
Population 154,896 84,545 70,351
Children (0 - 6 years) 15,455 8,595 6,860
Schedule Caste 15,654 5,905 9,749
Schedule Tribe 747 380 367
Literacy 80.87% 81.81% 79.75%
Sex Ratio 949 953 944

Working Population - Dhoraji Taluka

In Dhoraji Taluka out of total population, 62,033 were engaged in work activities. 89.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 62,033 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,687 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15,941 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 55,496 45,402 10,094
Cultivators 12,687 10,686 2,001
Agriculture Labourer 15,941 11,538 4,403
Household Industries 983 495 488
Other Workers 25,885 22,683 3,202
Marginal Workers 6,537 2,664 3,873
Non Working 92,863 31,409 61,454

Nearby Talukas from Dhoraji Taluka

Below is the list of Talukas near Dhoraji Taluka in Rajkot district.


Dhoraji Taluka Map


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