Godhra Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Panchmahal district, Gujarat

Godhra Taluka of Panchmahal district has total population of 462,516 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 237,238 are males while 225,278 are females. In 2011 there were total 87,300 families residing in Godhra Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Godhra Taluka is 950.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35.1% people lives in Urban areas while 64.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.2% while that in the rural areas is 69.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Godhra Taluka is 936 while that of Rural areas is 957.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Godhra Taluka is 67217 which is 15% of the total population. There are 34897 male children and 32320 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Godhra Taluka is 926 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 950 ) of Godhra Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Godhra Taluka is 75.92%. The male literacy rate is 73.63% and the female literacy rate is 55.68% in Godhra Taluka.

Population
462,516
Literacy
75.92%
Sex Ratio
950

To facilitate the administration, Godhra Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 114 villages.

Godhra Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 67,217 34,897 32,320
Literacy 75.92% 73.63% 55.68%
Scheduled Caste 24,559 12,644 11,915
Scheduled Tribe 61,851 31,397 30,454
Illiterate 162,389 62,553 99,836

Caste-wise Population - Godhra Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.4% of total population in Godhra Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 24,559 12,644 11,915
Schedule Tribe 61,851 31,397 30,454

Religion-wise Population - Godhra Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 378,790 (81.9%) 194,572 184,218
Muslim 79,614 (17.21%) 40,601 39,013
Christian 1,065 (0.23%) 540 525
Sikh 298 (0.06%) 160 138
Buddhist 78 (0.02%) 36 42
Jain 2,096 (0.45%) 1,064 1,032
Other Religion 40 (0.01%) 21 19
No Religion Specified 535 (0.12%) 244 291

Literacy Rate - Godhra Taluka

Average literacy rate of Godhra Taluka in 2011 were 75.92% in which, male and female literacy were 86.33% and 65.01% respectively. Total literate in Godhra Taluka were 300,127 of which male and female were 174,685 and 125,442 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Godhra Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Godhra Taluka is 950 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 950 females in Godhra Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 926 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 950 ) of Godhra Taluka.


Child Population - Godhra Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 67,217 children between age 0 to 6 years in Godhra Taluka. Out of which 67,217 were male while 67,217 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Godhra Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 32,616 families under Godhra Taluka living in urban areas while 32,616 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35.1% of total population of Godhra Taluka lives in Urban areas while 64.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 20,429 while that in rural region is 46,788.

Total Urban Rural
Population 462,516 162,436 300,080
Children (0 - 6 years) 67,217 20,429 46,788
Schedule Caste 24,559 9,993 14,566
Schedule Tribe 61,851 10,944 50,907
Literacy 75.92% 87.23% 69.58%
Sex Ratio 950 936 957

Working Population - Godhra Taluka

In Godhra Taluka out of total population, 188,835 were engaged in work activities. 68.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 188,835 workers engaged in Main Work, 50,128 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21,359 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 129,051 110,055 18,996
Cultivators 50,128 45,664 4,464
Agriculture Labourer 21,359 14,090 7,269
Household Industries 976 857 119
Other Workers 56,588 49,444 7,144
Marginal Workers 59,784 18,292 41,492
Non Working 273,681 108,891 164,790

Godhra Taluka Map


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