Limkheda Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dahod district, Gujarat

Limkheda Taluka of Dahod district has total population of 306,269 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 152,511 are males while 153,758 are females. In 2011 there were total 48,869 families residing in Limkheda Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Limkheda Taluka is 1,008.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 1.3% people lives in Urban areas while 98.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.2% while that in the rural areas is 60%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Limkheda Taluka is 997 while that of Rural areas is 1,008.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Limkheda Taluka is 57532 which is 19% of the total population. There are 29229 male children and 28303 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Limkheda Taluka is 968 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,008 ) of Limkheda Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Limkheda Taluka is 60.28%. The male literacy rate is 58.77% and the female literacy rate is 39.23% in Limkheda Taluka.

Population
306,269
Literacy
60.28%
Sex Ratio
1,008

To facilitate the administration, Limkheda Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 151 villages.

Limkheda Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 57,532 29,229 28,303
Literacy 60.28% 58.77% 39.23%
Scheduled Caste 6,222 3,082 3,140
Scheduled Tribe 193,164 96,155 97,009
Illiterate 156,328 62,886 93,442

Caste-wise Population - Limkheda Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 63.1% of total population in Limkheda Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 6,222 3,082 3,140
Schedule Tribe 193,164 96,155 97,009

Religion-wise Population - Limkheda Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 303,744 (99.18%) 151,201 152,543
Muslim 1,724 (0.56%) 872 852
Christian 164 (0.05%) 83 81
Sikh 57 (0.02%) 28 29
Buddhist 38 (0.01%) 23 15
Jain 151 (0.05%) 82 69
Other Religion 21 (0.01%) 13 8
No Religion Specified 370 (0.12%) 209 161

Literacy Rate - Limkheda Taluka

Average literacy rate of Limkheda Taluka in 2011 were 60.28% in which, male and female literacy were 72.7% and 48.08% respectively. Total literate in Limkheda Taluka were 149,941 of which male and female were 89,625 and 60,316 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Limkheda Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Limkheda Taluka is 1,008 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,008 females in Limkheda Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 968 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,008 ) of Limkheda Taluka.


Child Population - Limkheda Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 57,532 children between age 0 to 6 years in Limkheda Taluka. Out of which 57,532 were male while 57,532 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Limkheda Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 756 families under Limkheda Taluka living in urban areas while 756 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 1.3% of total population of Limkheda Taluka lives in Urban areas while 98.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 567 while that in rural region is 56,965.

Total Urban Rural
Population 306,269 3,924 302,345
Children (0 - 6 years) 57,532 567 56,965
Schedule Caste 6,222 36 6,186
Schedule Tribe 193,164 858 192,306
Literacy 60.28% 81.2% 59.99%
Sex Ratio 1,008 997 1,008

Working Population - Limkheda Taluka

In Limkheda Taluka out of total population, 144,869 were engaged in work activities. 51.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 144,869 workers engaged in Main Work, 48,396 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,688 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 74,829 57,743 17,086
Cultivators 48,396 42,575 5,821
Agriculture Labourer 16,688 7,729 8,959
Household Industries 844 644 200
Other Workers 8,901 6,795 2,106
Marginal Workers 70,040 19,139 50,901
Non Working 161,400 75,629 85,771

Limkheda Taluka Map


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