Gandhidham Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kachchh district, Gujarat
Gandhidham Taluka of Kachchh district has a total population of 327,166 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 174,343 are males while 152,823 are females. In 2011 there were a total 71,447 families residing in Gandhidham Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Gandhidham Taluka is 877.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 88.1% people live in Urban areas while 11.9% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.8% while that in rural areas is 63.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Gandhidham Taluka is 873 while that of Rural areas is 906.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gandhidham Taluka is 45533 which is 14% of the total population. There are 23935 male children and 21598 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gandhidham Taluka is 902 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 877 ) of Gandhidham Taluka.
The total literacy rate of Gandhidham Taluka is 77.92%. The male literacy rate is 73.25% and the female literacy rate is 60.02% in Gandhidham Taluka.
To facilitate the administration, Gandhidham Taluka is further divided into 4 towns and 6 villages.
Gandhidham Taluka Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gandhidham Taluka.
|Children (Age 0-6)||45,533||23,935||21,598|
Caste-wise Population - Gandhidham Taluka
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.8% of total population in Gandhidham Taluka of Gujarat.
Religion-wise Population - Gandhidham Taluka
|No Religion Specified||550||(0.17%)||342||208|
Literacy Rate - Gandhidham Taluka
Average literacy rate of Gandhidham Taluka in 2011 were 77.92% in which, male and female literacy were 84.91% and 69.9% respectively. Total literate in Gandhidham Taluka were 219,445 of which male and female were 127,713 and 91,732 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Gandhidham Taluka
The Sex Ratio of Gandhidham Taluka is 877 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 877 females in Gandhidham Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 902 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 877 ) of Gandhidham Taluka.
Child Population - Gandhidham Taluka
According to Census 2011, there were 45,533 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gandhidham Taluka. Out of which 45,533 were male while 45,533 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Gandhidham Taluka
As per Census 2011, there are a total 63,217 families under Gandhidham Taluka living in urban areas while 63,217 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 88.1% of total population of Gandhidham Taluka lives in Urban areas while 11.9% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 38,779 while that in rural regions is 6,754.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||45,533||38,779||6,754|
Working Population - Gandhidham Taluka
In Gandhidham Taluka out of total population, 117,462 were engaged in work activities. 93.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 117,462 workers engaged in Main Work, 834 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 847 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Talukas from Gandhidham Taluka
Below is the list of Talukas near Gandhidham Taluka in Kachchh district.
|Mundra Taluka population||153,219|
|Mandvi Taluka population||203,373|
|Abdasa Taluka population||117,538|
|Nakhatrana Taluka population||146,367|
|Bhuj Taluka population||443,269|
|Anjar Taluka population||235,537|
|Bhachau Taluka population||186,035|
|Rapar Taluka population||217,315|
|Lakhpat Taluka population||62,552|
Gandhidham Taluka Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Gandhidham, Gujarat - Wikipedia