Kerakat Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jaunpur district, Uttar Pradesh

Kerakat Tehsil of Jaunpur district has a total population of 663,552 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 323,945 are males while 339,607 are females. In 2011 there were a total 102,139 families residing in Kerakat Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Kerakat Tehsil is 1,048.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 2.8% people live in Urban areas while 97.2% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 80.6% while that in rural areas is 71.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kerakat Tehsil is 937 while that of Rural areas is 1,052.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kerakat Tehsil is 101130 which is 15% of the total population. There are 52932 male children and 48198 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kerakat Tehsil is 911 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,048 ) of Kerakat Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Kerakat Tehsil is 72.1%. The male literacy rate is 70.43% and the female literacy rate is 52.22% in Kerakat Tehsil.

Population
663,552
Literacy
72.1%
Sex Ratio
1,048

To facilitate the administration, Kerakat Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 424 villages.

Kerakat Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 101,130 52,932 48,198
Literacy 72.1% 70.43% 52.22%
Scheduled Caste 184,531 91,156 93,375
Scheduled Tribe 1,635 817 818
Illiterate 258,062 95,786 162,276

Caste-wise Population - Kerakat Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Kerakat Tehsil of Uttar Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 184,531 91,156 93,375
Schedule Tribe 1,635 817 818

Religion-wise Population - Kerakat Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 615,249 (92.72%) 300,667 314,582
Muslim 45,049 (6.79%) 21,738 23,311
Christian 753 (0.11%) 344 409
Sikh 76 (0.01%) 42 34
Buddhist 1,007 (0.15%) 466 541
Jain 29 (0%) 12 17
Other Religion 15 (0%) 7 8
No Religion Specified 1,374 (0.21%) 669 705

Literacy Rate - Kerakat Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Kerakat Tehsil in 2011 were 72.1% in which, male and female literacy were 84.19% and 60.85% respectively. Total literate in Kerakat Tehsil were 405,490 of which male and female were 228,159 and 177,331 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kerakat Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Kerakat Tehsil is 1,048 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,048 females in Kerakat Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 911 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,048 ) of Kerakat Tehsil.


Child Population - Kerakat Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 101,130 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kerakat Tehsil. Out of which 101,130 were male while 101,130 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kerakat Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are a total 2,662 families under Kerakat Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,662 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 2.8% of total population of Kerakat Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 97.2% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 2,531 while that in rural regions is 98,599.

Total Urban Rural
Population 663,552 18,805 644,747
Children (0 - 6 years) 101,130 2,531 98,599
Schedule Caste 184,531 2,689 181,842
Schedule Tribe 1,635 22 1,613
Literacy 72.1% 80.57% 71.84%
Sex Ratio 1,048 937 1,052

Working Population - Kerakat Tehsil

In Kerakat Tehsil out of total population, 199,332 were engaged in work activities. 61.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 199,332 workers engaged in Main Work, 53,733 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 24,795 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 122,076 90,614 31,462
Cultivators 53,733 40,642 13,091
Agriculture Labourer 24,795 16,393 8,402
Household Industries 6,837 4,821 2,016
Other Workers 36,711 28,758 7,953
Marginal Workers 77,256 40,867 36,389
Non Working 464,220 192,464 271,756

Nearby Tehsils from Kerakat Tehsil

Below is the list of Tehsils near Kerakat Tehsil in Jaunpur district.


Kerakat Tehsil Map


Reference