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

Dhule Taluka of Dhule district has total population of 840,655 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 435,277 are males while 405,378 are females. In 2011 there were total 165,945 families residing in Dhule Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Dhule Taluka is 931.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 49.7% people lives in Urban areas while 50.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.9% while that in the rural areas is 73.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dhule Taluka is 937 while that of Rural areas is 925.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhule Taluka is 107299 which is 13% of the total population. There are 57097 male children and 50202 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhule Taluka is 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 931 ) of Dhule Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Dhule Taluka is 80.63%. The male literacy rate is 74.83% and the female literacy rate is 65.51% in Dhule Taluka.

Population
840,655
Literacy
80.63%
Sex Ratio
931

To facilitate the administration, Dhule Taluka is further divided into 4 towns and 165 villages.

Dhule Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 107,299 57,097 50,202
Literacy 80.63% 74.83% 65.51%
Scheduled Caste 65,271 33,293 31,978
Scheduled Tribe 117,172 60,249 56,923
Illiterate 249,360 109,539 139,821

Caste-wise Population - Dhule Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.9% of total population in Dhule Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 65,271 33,293 31,978
Schedule Tribe 117,172 60,249 56,923

Religion-wise Population - Dhule Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 685,443 (81.54%) 356,412 329,031
Muslim 131,801 (15.68%) 66,724 65,077
Christian 1,651 (0.2%) 825 826
Sikh 982 (0.12%) 503 479
Buddhist 9,129 (1.09%) 4,657 4,472
Jain 8,358 (0.99%) 4,318 4,040
Other Religion 446 (0.05%) 218 228
No Religion Specified 2,845 (0.34%) 1,620 1,225

Literacy Rate - Dhule Taluka

Average literacy rate of Dhule Taluka in 2011 were 80.63% in which, male and female literacy were 86.13% and 74.77% respectively. Total literate in Dhule Taluka were 591,295 of which male and female were 325,738 and 265,557 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dhule Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Dhule Taluka is 931 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 931 females in Dhule Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 931 ) of Dhule Taluka.


Child Population - Dhule Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 107,299 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dhule Taluka. Out of which 107,299 were male while 107,299 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dhule Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 81,324 families under Dhule Taluka living in urban areas while 81,324 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 49.7% of total population of Dhule Taluka lives in Urban areas while 50.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 49,367 while that in rural region is 57,932.

Total Urban Rural
Population 840,655 417,904 422,751
Children (0 - 6 years) 107,299 49,367 57,932
Schedule Caste 65,271 35,094 30,177
Schedule Tribe 117,172 20,492 96,680
Literacy 80.63% 87.91% 73.28%
Sex Ratio 931 937 925

Working Population - Dhule Taluka

In Dhule Taluka out of total population, 335,520 were engaged in work activities. 89.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 335,520 workers engaged in Main Work, 54,384 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 102,817 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 299,458 210,413 89,045
Cultivators 54,384 38,992 15,392
Agriculture Labourer 102,817 52,596 50,221
Household Industries 7,386 4,830 2,556
Other Workers 134,871 113,995 20,876
Marginal Workers 36,062 15,865 20,197
Non Working 505,135 208,999 296,136

Dhule Taluka Map


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