Mehnagar Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Azamgarh district, Uttar Pradesh

Mehnagar Tehsil of Azamgarh district has total population of 400,678 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 197,630 are males while 203,048 are females. In 2011 there were total 56,260 families residing in Mehnagar Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Mehnagar Tehsil is 1,027.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 3.7% people lives in Urban areas while 96.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 74.8% while that in the rural areas is 70.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mehnagar Tehsil is 933 while that of Rural areas is 1,031.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mehnagar Tehsil is 61621 which is 15% of the total population. There are 32157 male children and 29464 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mehnagar Tehsil is 916 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,027 ) of Mehnagar Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Mehnagar Tehsil is 70.31%. The male literacy rate is 68.29% and the female literacy rate is 50.94% in Mehnagar Tehsil.

Population
400,678
Literacy
70.31%
Sex Ratio
1,027

To facilitate the administration, Mehnagar Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 327 villages.

Mehnagar Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 61,621 32,157 29,464
Literacy 70.31% 68.29% 50.94%
Scheduled Caste 125,598 61,848 63,750
Scheduled Tribe 1,636 841 795
Illiterate 162,299 62,674 99,625

Caste-wise Population - Mehnagar Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Mehnagar Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 125,598 61,848 63,750
Schedule Tribe 1,636 841 795

Religion-wise Population - Mehnagar Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 362,453 (90.46%) 178,879 183,574
Muslim 37,373 (9.33%) 18,315 19,058
Christian 231 (0.06%) 124 107
Sikh 46 (0.01%) 23 23
Buddhist 130 (0.03%) 71 59
Jain 23 (0.01%) 10 13
Other Religion 39 (0.01%) 17 22
No Religion Specified 383 (0.1%) 191 192

Literacy Rate - Mehnagar Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Mehnagar Tehsil in 2011 were 70.31% in which, male and female literacy were 81.56% and 59.58% respectively. Total literate in Mehnagar Tehsil were 238,379 of which male and female were 134,956 and 103,423 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mehnagar Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Mehnagar Tehsil is 1,027 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,027 females in Mehnagar Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 916 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,027 ) of Mehnagar Tehsil.


Child Population - Mehnagar Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 61,621 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mehnagar Tehsil. Out of which 61,621 were male while 61,621 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mehnagar Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,869 families under Mehnagar Tehsil living in urban areas while 1,869 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 3.7% of total population of Mehnagar Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 96.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,113 while that in rural region is 59,508.

Total Urban Rural
Population 400,678 14,841 385,837
Children (0 - 6 years) 61,621 2,113 59,508
Schedule Caste 125,598 4,131 121,467
Schedule Tribe 1,636 213 1,423
Literacy 70.31% 74.8% 70.13%
Sex Ratio 1,027 933 1,031

Working Population - Mehnagar Tehsil

In Mehnagar Tehsil out of total population, 125,302 were engaged in work activities. 55.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 125,302 workers engaged in Main Work, 33,342 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17,117 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 69,154 51,619 17,535
Cultivators 33,342 26,281 7,061
Agriculture Labourer 17,117 11,531 5,586
Household Industries 3,915 2,256 1,659
Other Workers 14,780 11,551 3,229
Marginal Workers 56,148 29,140 27,008
Non Working 275,376 116,871 158,505

Mehnagar Tehsil Map


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