Jagdalpur Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bastar district, Chhattisgarh

Jagdalpur Tehsil of Bastar district has total population of 239,808 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 120,903 are males while 118,905 are females. In 2011 there were total 55,378 families residing in Jagdalpur Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Jagdalpur Tehsil is 983.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 52.3% people lives in Urban areas while 47.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84.9% while that in the rural areas is 54.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jagdalpur Tehsil is 961 while that of Rural areas is 1,009.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jagdalpur Tehsil is 31337 which is 13% of the total population. There are 16080 male children and 15257 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jagdalpur Tehsil is 949 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 983 ) of Jagdalpur Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Jagdalpur Tehsil is 70.56%. The male literacy rate is 68.55% and the female literacy rate is 54% in Jagdalpur Tehsil.

Population
239,808
Literacy
70.56%
Sex Ratio
983

To facilitate the administration, Jagdalpur Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 116 villages.

Jagdalpur Tehsil Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jagdalpur Tehsil.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 31,337 16,080 15,257
Literacy 70.56% 68.55% 54%
Scheduled Caste 8,714 4,318 4,396
Scheduled Tribe 95,511 47,671 47,840
Illiterate 92,721 38,027 54,694

Caste-wise Population - Jagdalpur Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 39.8% of total population in Jagdalpur Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 8,714 4,318 4,396
Schedule Tribe 95,511 47,671 47,840

Religion-wise Population - Jagdalpur Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 210,241 (87.67%) 106,153 104,088
Muslim 7,127 (2.97%) 3,673 3,454
Christian 17,935 (7.48%) 8,739 9,196
Sikh 1,636 (0.68%) 849 787
Buddhist 270 (0.11%) 150 120
Jain 2,314 (0.96%) 1,206 1,108
Other Religion 50 (0.02%) 25 25
No Religion Specified 235 (0.1%) 108 127

Literacy Rate - Jagdalpur Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Jagdalpur Tehsil in 2011 were 70.56% in which, male and female literacy were 79.06% and 61.95% respectively. Total literate in Jagdalpur Tehsil were 147,087 of which male and female were 82,876 and 64,211 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jagdalpur Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Jagdalpur Tehsil is 983 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 983 females in Jagdalpur Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 949 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 983 ) of Jagdalpur Tehsil.


Child Population - Jagdalpur Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 31,337 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jagdalpur Tehsil. Out of which 31,337 were male while 31,337 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jagdalpur Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 28,184 families under Jagdalpur Tehsil living in urban areas while 28,184 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 52.3% of total population of Jagdalpur Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 47.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 14,185 while that in rural region is 17,152.

Total Urban Rural
Population 239,808 125,463 114,345
Children (0 - 6 years) 31,337 14,185 17,152
Schedule Caste 8,714 7,355 1,359
Schedule Tribe 95,511 23,622 71,889
Literacy 70.56% 84.91% 54.12%
Sex Ratio 983 961 1,009

Working Population - Jagdalpur Tehsil

In Jagdalpur Tehsil out of total population, 92,694 were engaged in work activities. 74.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 92,694 workers engaged in Main Work, 7,317 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6,535 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 68,698 53,990 14,708
Cultivators 7,317 6,468 849
Agriculture Labourer 6,535 4,409 2,126
Household Industries 1,230 938 292
Other Workers 53,616 42,175 11,441
Marginal Workers 23,996 12,299 11,697
Non Working 147,114 54,614 92,500

Jagdalpur Tehsil Map


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