Gangakhed Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Parbhani district, Maharashtra

Gangakhed Taluka of Parbhani district has total population of 202,867 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 104,857 are males while 98,010 are females. In 2011 there were total 40,328 families residing in Gangakhed Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Gangakhed Taluka is 935.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 24.6% people lives in Urban areas while 75.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.5% while that in the rural areas is 71%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Gangakhed Taluka is 952 while that of Rural areas is 929.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gangakhed Taluka is 28288 which is 14% of the total population. There are 15128 male children and 13160 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gangakhed Taluka is 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Gangakhed Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Gangakhed Taluka is 72.37%. The male literacy rate is 70.23% and the female literacy rate is 53.77% in Gangakhed Taluka.

Population
202,867
Literacy
72.37%
Sex Ratio
935

To facilitate the administration, Gangakhed Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 106 villages.

Gangakhed Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,288 15,128 13,160
Literacy 72.37% 70.23% 53.77%
Scheduled Caste 29,627 15,246 14,381
Scheduled Tribe 4,333 2,241 2,092
Illiterate 76,530 31,216 45,314

Caste-wise Population - Gangakhed Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.1% of total population in Gangakhed Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 29,627 15,246 14,381
Schedule Tribe 4,333 2,241 2,092

Religion-wise Population - Gangakhed Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 167,766 (82.7%) 86,858 80,908
Muslim 21,957 (10.82%) 11,195 10,762
Christian 155 (0.08%) 76 79
Sikh 79 (0.04%) 43 36
Buddhist 12,446 (6.14%) 6,428 6,018
Jain 270 (0.13%) 146 124
Other Religion 11 (0.01%) 7 4
No Religion Specified 183 (0.09%) 104 79

Literacy Rate - Gangakhed Taluka

Average literacy rate of Gangakhed Taluka in 2011 were 72.37% in which, male and female literacy were 82.07% and 62.1% respectively. Total literate in Gangakhed Taluka were 126,337 of which male and female were 73,641 and 52,696 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gangakhed Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Gangakhed Taluka is 935 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 935 females in Gangakhed Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Gangakhed Taluka.


Child Population - Gangakhed Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 28,288 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gangakhed Taluka. Out of which 28,288 were male while 28,288 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gangakhed Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 9,316 families under Gangakhed Taluka living in urban areas while 9,316 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 24.6% of total population of Gangakhed Taluka lives in Urban areas while 75.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,425 while that in rural region is 21,863.

Total Urban Rural
Population 202,867 49,891 152,976
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,288 6,425 21,863
Schedule Caste 29,627 7,917 21,710
Schedule Tribe 4,333 934 3,399
Literacy 72.37% 76.46% 71.01%
Sex Ratio 935 952 929

Working Population - Gangakhed Taluka

In Gangakhed Taluka out of total population, 95,250 were engaged in work activities. 92.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 95,250 workers engaged in Main Work, 34,816 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 36,160 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 88,352 52,542 35,810
Cultivators 34,816 19,782 15,034
Agriculture Labourer 36,160 18,770 17,390
Household Industries 1,042 672 370
Other Workers 16,334 13,318 3,016
Marginal Workers 6,898 3,003 3,895
Non Working 107,617 49,312 58,305

Gangakhed Taluka Map


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