Jasdan Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rajkot district, Gujarat

Jasdan Taluka of Rajkot district has total population of 314,124 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 160,305 are males while 153,819 are females. In 2011 there were total 58,885 families residing in Jasdan Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Jasdan Taluka is 960.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 15.4% people lives in Urban areas while 84.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.3% while that in the rural areas is 66.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jasdan Taluka is 935 while that of Rural areas is 964.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jasdan Taluka is 42417 which is 14% of the total population. There are 22367 male children and 20050 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jasdan Taluka is 896 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 960 ) of Jasdan Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Jasdan Taluka is 69.4%. The male literacy rate is 67.68% and the female literacy rate is 52.05% in Jasdan Taluka.

Population
314,124
Literacy
69.4%
Sex Ratio
960

To facilitate the administration, Jasdan Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 101 villages.

Jasdan Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 42,417 22,367 20,050
Literacy 69.4% 67.68% 52.05%
Scheduled Caste 15,417 7,893 7,524
Scheduled Tribe 689 353 336
Illiterate 125,565 51,809 73,756

Caste-wise Population - Jasdan Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Jasdan Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 15,417 7,893 7,524
Schedule Tribe 689 353 336

Religion-wise Population - Jasdan Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 305,388 (97.22%) 155,885 149,503
Muslim 7,933 (2.53%) 3,980 3,953
Christian 79 (0.03%) 47 32
Sikh 108 (0.03%) 51 57
Buddhist 55 (0.02%) 33 22
Jain 415 (0.13%) 218 197
Other Religion 3 (0%) 2 1
No Religion Specified 143 (0.05%) 89 54

Literacy Rate - Jasdan Taluka

Average literacy rate of Jasdan Taluka in 2011 were 69.4% in which, male and female literacy were 78.66% and 59.85% respectively. Total literate in Jasdan Taluka were 188,559 of which male and female were 108,496 and 80,063 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jasdan Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Jasdan Taluka is 960 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 960 females in Jasdan Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 896 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 960 ) of Jasdan Taluka.


Child Population - Jasdan Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 42,417 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jasdan Taluka. Out of which 42,417 were male while 42,417 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jasdan Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 9,527 families under Jasdan Taluka living in urban areas while 9,527 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 15.4% of total population of Jasdan Taluka lives in Urban areas while 84.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,682 while that in rural region is 36,735.

Total Urban Rural
Population 314,124 48,483 265,641
Children (0 - 6 years) 42,417 5,682 36,735
Schedule Caste 15,417 1,291 14,126
Schedule Tribe 689 108 581
Literacy 69.4% 83.32% 66.8%
Sex Ratio 960 935 964

Working Population - Jasdan Taluka

In Jasdan Taluka out of total population, 137,296 were engaged in work activities. 84.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 137,296 workers engaged in Main Work, 55,646 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,478 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 115,621 87,963 27,658
Cultivators 55,646 41,325 14,321
Agriculture Labourer 23,478 14,435 9,043
Household Industries 1,041 716 325
Other Workers 35,456 31,487 3,969
Marginal Workers 21,675 3,796 17,879
Non Working 176,828 68,546 108,282

Jasdan Taluka Map


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