Jamai Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chhindwara district, Madhya Pradesh

Jamai Tehsil of Chhindwara district has total population of 240,547 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 121,466 are males while 119,081 are females. In 2011 there were total 49,515 families residing in Jamai Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Jamai Tehsil is 980.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 24.3% people lives in Urban areas while 75.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84.2% while that in the rural areas is 54.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jamai Tehsil is 956 while that of Rural areas is 988.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jamai Tehsil is 37487 which is 16% of the total population. There are 19207 male children and 18280 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jamai Tehsil is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Jamai Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Jamai Tehsil is 61.92%. The male literacy rate is 58.74% and the female literacy rate is 45.67% in Jamai Tehsil.

Population
240,547
Literacy
61.92%
Sex Ratio
980

To facilitate the administration, Jamai Tehsil is further divided into 4 towns and 261 villages.

Jamai Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 37,487 19,207 18,280
Literacy 61.92% 58.74% 45.67%
Scheduled Caste 33,442 16,965 16,477
Scheduled Tribe 121,122 60,408 60,714
Illiterate 114,818 50,120 64,698

Caste-wise Population - Jamai Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 50.4% of total population in Jamai Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 33,442 16,965 16,477
Schedule Tribe 121,122 60,408 60,714

Religion-wise Population - Jamai Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 220,748 (91.77%) 111,373 109,375
Muslim 12,855 (5.34%) 6,571 6,284
Christian 737 (0.31%) 357 380
Sikh 292 (0.12%) 153 139
Buddhist 1,760 (0.73%) 886 874
Jain 296 (0.12%) 164 132
Other Religion 3,739 (1.55%) 1,898 1,841
No Religion Specified 120 (0.05%) 64 56

Literacy Rate - Jamai Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Jamai Tehsil in 2011 were 61.92% in which, male and female literacy were 69.77% and 53.95% respectively. Total literate in Jamai Tehsil were 125,729 of which male and female were 71,346 and 54,383 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jamai Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Jamai Tehsil is 980 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 980 females in Jamai Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Jamai Tehsil.


Child Population - Jamai Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 37,487 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jamai Tehsil. Out of which 37,487 were male while 37,487 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jamai Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 12,663 families under Jamai Tehsil living in urban areas while 12,663 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 24.3% of total population of Jamai Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 75.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,253 while that in rural region is 31,234.

Total Urban Rural
Population 240,547 58,385 182,162
Children (0 - 6 years) 37,487 6,253 31,234
Schedule Caste 33,442 12,774 20,668
Schedule Tribe 121,122 8,524 112,598
Literacy 61.92% 84.22% 54.21%
Sex Ratio 980 956 988

Working Population - Jamai Tehsil

In Jamai Tehsil out of total population, 101,389 were engaged in work activities. 51.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 101,389 workers engaged in Main Work, 16,015 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12,834 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 52,665 38,847 13,818
Cultivators 16,015 12,349 3,666
Agriculture Labourer 12,834 7,495 5,339
Household Industries 701 529 172
Other Workers 23,115 18,474 4,641
Marginal Workers 48,724 24,009 24,715
Non Working 139,158 58,610 80,548

Jamai Tehsil Map


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