Kheralu Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Mahesana district, Gujarat

Kheralu Taluka of Mahesana district has total population of 133,778 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 68,968 are males while 64,810 are females. In 2011 there were total 26,456 families residing in Kheralu Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Kheralu Taluka is 940.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16.3% people lives in Urban areas while 83.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.6% while that in the rural areas is 74.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kheralu Taluka is 931 while that of Rural areas is 941.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kheralu Taluka is 17769 which is 13% of the total population. There are 9444 male children and 8325 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kheralu Taluka is 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Kheralu Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Kheralu Taluka is 75.79%. The male literacy rate is 74.35% and the female literacy rate is 56.53% in Kheralu Taluka.

Population
133,778
Literacy
75.79%
Sex Ratio
940

To facilitate the administration, Kheralu Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 51 villages.

Kheralu Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 17,769 9,444 8,325
Literacy 75.79% 74.35% 56.53%
Scheduled Caste 11,304 5,870 5,434
Scheduled Tribe 385 203 182
Illiterate 45,858 17,687 28,171

Caste-wise Population - Kheralu Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Kheralu Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 11,304 5,870 5,434
Schedule Tribe 385 203 182

Religion-wise Population - Kheralu Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 118,324 (88.45%) 61,030 57,294
Muslim 15,196 (11.36%) 7,791 7,405
Christian 43 (0.03%) 29 14
Sikh 22 (0.02%) 10 12
Buddhist 15 (0.01%) 8 7
Jain 132 (0.1%) 68 64
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 45 (0.03%) 31 14

Literacy Rate - Kheralu Taluka

Average literacy rate of Kheralu Taluka in 2011 were 75.79% in which, male and female literacy were 86.15% and 64.87% respectively. Total literate in Kheralu Taluka were 87,920 of which male and female were 51,281 and 36,639 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kheralu Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Kheralu Taluka is 940 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 940 females in Kheralu Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Kheralu Taluka.


Child Population - Kheralu Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 17,769 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kheralu Taluka. Out of which 17,769 were male while 17,769 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kheralu Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,527 families under Kheralu Taluka living in urban areas while 4,527 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 16.3% of total population of Kheralu Taluka lives in Urban areas while 83.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,492 while that in rural region is 15,277.

Total Urban Rural
Population 133,778 21,843 111,935
Children (0 - 6 years) 17,769 2,492 15,277
Schedule Caste 11,304 1,582 9,722
Schedule Tribe 385 167 218
Literacy 75.79% 82.64% 74.42%
Sex Ratio 940 931 941

Working Population - Kheralu Taluka

In Kheralu Taluka out of total population, 53,731 were engaged in work activities. 88.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 53,731 workers engaged in Main Work, 15,687 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,836 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 47,664 35,853 11,811
Cultivators 15,687 14,848 839
Agriculture Labourer 16,836 11,810 5,026
Household Industries 332 266 66
Other Workers 14,809 8,929 5,880
Marginal Workers 6,067 2,199 3,868
Non Working 80,047 30,916 49,131

Kheralu Taluka Map


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