Gummidipoondi Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Thiruvallur district, Tamil Nadu

Gummidipoondi Taluka of Thiruvallur district has total population of 190,541 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 95,799 are males while 94,742 are females. In 2011 there were total 50,144 families residing in Gummidipoondi Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Gummidipoondi Taluka is 989.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16.4% people lives in Urban areas while 83.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.5% while that in the rural areas is 69.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Gummidipoondi Taluka is 980 while that of Rural areas is 991.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gummidipoondi Taluka is 21584 which is 11% of the total population. There are 10952 male children and 10632 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gummidipoondi Taluka is 971 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 989 ) of Gummidipoondi Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Gummidipoondi Taluka is 71.86%. The male literacy rate is 70.88% and the female literacy rate is 56.48% in Gummidipoondi Taluka.

Population
190,541
Literacy
71.86%
Sex Ratio
989

To facilitate the administration, Gummidipoondi Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 80 villages.

Gummidipoondi Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 21,584 10,952 10,632
Literacy 71.86% 70.88% 56.48%
Scheduled Caste 49,849 24,815 25,034
Scheduled Tribe 5,100 2,518 2,582
Illiterate 69,131 27,900 41,231

Caste-wise Population - Gummidipoondi Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.7% of total population in Gummidipoondi Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 49,849 24,815 25,034
Schedule Tribe 5,100 2,518 2,582

Religion-wise Population - Gummidipoondi Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 178,594 (93.73%) 89,802 88,792
Muslim 5,374 (2.82%) 2,674 2,700
Christian 6,072 (3.19%) 3,092 2,980
Sikh 52 (0.03%) 30 22
Buddhist 4 (0%) 2 2
Jain 49 (0.03%) 25 24
Other Religion 6 (0%) 2 4
No Religion Specified 390 (0.2%) 172 218

Literacy Rate - Gummidipoondi Taluka

Average literacy rate of Gummidipoondi Taluka in 2011 were 71.86% in which, male and female literacy were 80.03% and 63.62% respectively. Total literate in Gummidipoondi Taluka were 121,410 of which male and female were 67,899 and 53,511 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gummidipoondi Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Gummidipoondi Taluka is 989 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 989 females in Gummidipoondi Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 971 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 989 ) of Gummidipoondi Taluka.


Child Population - Gummidipoondi Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 21,584 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gummidipoondi Taluka. Out of which 21,584 were male while 21,584 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gummidipoondi Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 7,996 families under Gummidipoondi Taluka living in urban areas while 7,996 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 16.4% of total population of Gummidipoondi Taluka lives in Urban areas while 83.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,716 while that in rural region is 17,868.

Total Urban Rural
Population 190,541 31,185 159,356
Children (0 - 6 years) 21,584 3,716 17,868
Schedule Caste 49,849 3,109 46,740
Schedule Tribe 5,100 441 4,659
Literacy 71.86% 83.48% 69.6%
Sex Ratio 989 980 991

Working Population - Gummidipoondi Taluka

In Gummidipoondi Taluka out of total population, 85,410 were engaged in work activities. 76.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 85,410 workers engaged in Main Work, 7,396 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 22,967 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 65,422 47,297 18,125
Cultivators 7,396 5,463 1,933
Agriculture Labourer 22,967 13,444 9,523
Household Industries 1,380 889 491
Other Workers 33,679 27,501 6,178
Marginal Workers 19,988 10,369 9,619
Non Working 105,131 38,133 66,998

Gummidipoondi Taluka Map


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