Khambhalia Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jamnagar district, Gujarat

Khambhalia Taluka of Jamnagar district has total population of 268,062 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 138,937 are males while 129,125 are females. In 2011 there were total 49,081 families residing in Khambhalia Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Khambhalia Taluka is 929.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 33% people lives in Urban areas while 67% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 69.2% while that in the rural areas is 67.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Khambhalia Taluka is 967 while that of Rural areas is 911.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khambhalia Taluka is 36943 which is 14% of the total population. There are 19130 male children and 17813 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khambhalia Taluka is 931 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 929 ) of Khambhalia Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Khambhalia Taluka is 67.94%. The male literacy rate is 67.21% and the female literacy rate is 49.29% in Khambhalia Taluka.

Population
268,062
Literacy
67.94%
Sex Ratio
929

To facilitate the administration, Khambhalia Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 84 villages.

Khambhalia Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 36,943 19,130 17,813
Literacy 67.94% 67.21% 49.29%
Scheduled Caste 13,755 7,075 6,680
Scheduled Tribe 788 421 367
Illiterate 111,032 45,559 65,473

Caste-wise Population - Khambhalia Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Khambhalia Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 13,755 7,075 6,680
Schedule Tribe 788 421 367

Religion-wise Population - Khambhalia Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 208,686 (77.85%) 108,739 99,947
Muslim 57,970 (21.63%) 29,284 28,686
Christian 344 (0.13%) 174 170
Sikh 464 (0.17%) 418 46
Buddhist 34 (0.01%) 19 15
Jain 429 (0.16%) 229 200
Other Religion 13 (0%) 5 8
No Religion Specified 122 (0.05%) 69 53

Literacy Rate - Khambhalia Taluka

Average literacy rate of Khambhalia Taluka in 2011 were 67.94% in which, male and female literacy were 77.94% and 57.18% respectively. Total literate in Khambhalia Taluka were 157,030 of which male and female were 93,378 and 63,652 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Khambhalia Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Khambhalia Taluka is 929 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 929 females in Khambhalia Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 931 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 929 ) of Khambhalia Taluka.


Child Population - Khambhalia Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 36,943 children between age 0 to 6 years in Khambhalia Taluka. Out of which 36,943 were male while 36,943 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Khambhalia Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 15,943 families under Khambhalia Taluka living in urban areas while 15,943 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 33% of total population of Khambhalia Taluka lives in Urban areas while 67% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 12,177 while that in rural region is 24,766.

Total Urban Rural
Population 268,062 88,443 179,619
Children (0 - 6 years) 36,943 12,177 24,766
Schedule Caste 13,755 4,844 8,911
Schedule Tribe 788 174 614
Literacy 67.94% 69.22% 67.31%
Sex Ratio 929 967 911

Working Population - Khambhalia Taluka

In Khambhalia Taluka out of total population, 105,249 were engaged in work activities. 83% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 105,249 workers engaged in Main Work, 32,459 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10,591 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 87,345 76,029 11,316
Cultivators 32,459 27,741 4,718
Agriculture Labourer 10,591 7,720 2,871
Household Industries 652 487 165
Other Workers 43,643 40,081 3,562
Marginal Workers 17,904 5,099 12,805
Non Working 162,813 57,809 105,004

Khambhalia Taluka Map


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