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

Jetpur Taluka of Rajkot district has total population of 247,140 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 128,932 are males while 118,208 are females. In 2011 there were total 50,619 families residing in Jetpur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Jetpur Taluka is 917.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 51.8% people lives in Urban areas while 48.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.2% while that in the rural areas is 76.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jetpur Taluka is 904 while that of Rural areas is 930.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jetpur Taluka is 25305 which is 10% of the total population. There are 13757 male children and 11548 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jetpur Taluka is 839 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 917 ) of Jetpur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Jetpur Taluka is 79.47%. The male literacy rate is 76.3% and the female literacy rate is 65.91% in Jetpur Taluka.

Population
247,140
Literacy
79.47%
Sex Ratio
917

To facilitate the administration, Jetpur Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 46 villages.

Jetpur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 25,305 13,757 11,548
Literacy 79.47% 76.3% 65.91%
Scheduled Caste 18,433 9,598 8,835
Scheduled Tribe 662 354 308
Illiterate 70,848 30,552 40,296

Caste-wise Population - Jetpur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Jetpur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 18,433 9,598 8,835
Schedule Tribe 662 354 308

Religion-wise Population - Jetpur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 226,910 (91.81%) 118,450 108,460
Muslim 18,923 (7.66%) 9,799 9,124
Christian 193 (0.08%) 101 92
Sikh 132 (0.05%) 66 66
Buddhist 51 (0.02%) 22 29
Jain 704 (0.28%) 359 345
Other Religion 15 (0.01%) 8 7
No Religion Specified 212 (0.09%) 127 85

Literacy Rate - Jetpur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Jetpur Taluka in 2011 were 79.47% in which, male and female literacy were 85.42% and 73.05% respectively. Total literate in Jetpur Taluka were 176,292 of which male and female were 98,380 and 77,912 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jetpur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Jetpur Taluka is 917 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 917 females in Jetpur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 839 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 917 ) of Jetpur Taluka.


Child Population - Jetpur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 25,305 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jetpur Taluka. Out of which 25,305 were male while 25,305 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jetpur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 26,090 families under Jetpur Taluka living in urban areas while 26,090 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 51.8% of total population of Jetpur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 48.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 13,339 while that in rural region is 11,966.

Total Urban Rural
Population 247,140 128,117 119,023
Children (0 - 6 years) 25,305 13,339 11,966
Schedule Caste 18,433 7,084 11,349
Schedule Tribe 662 263 399
Literacy 79.47% 82.15% 76.59%
Sex Ratio 917 904 930

Working Population - Jetpur Taluka

In Jetpur Taluka out of total population, 104,527 were engaged in work activities. 88.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 104,527 workers engaged in Main Work, 26,448 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,983 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 92,484 77,050 15,434
Cultivators 26,448 19,839 6,609
Agriculture Labourer 14,983 10,111 4,872
Household Industries 917 752 165
Other Workers 50,136 46,348 3,788
Marginal Workers 12,043 2,948 9,095
Non Working 142,613 48,934 93,679

Jetpur Taluka Map


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