Murwara Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Katni district, Madhya Pradesh

Murwara Tehsil of Katni district has total population of 369,519 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 190,729 are males while 178,790 are females. In 2011 there were total 79,183 families residing in Murwara Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Murwara Tehsil is 937.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 60% people lives in Urban areas while 40% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.9% while that in the rural areas is 69.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Murwara Tehsil is 924 while that of Rural areas is 959.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Murwara Tehsil is 49510 which is 13% of the total population. There are 25625 male children and 23885 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Murwara Tehsil is 932 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 937 ) of Murwara Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Murwara Tehsil is 79.59%. The male literacy rate is 75.02% and the female literacy rate is 62.43% in Murwara Tehsil.

Population
369,519
Literacy
79.59%
Sex Ratio
937

To facilitate the administration, Murwara Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 123 villages.

Murwara Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 49,510 25,625 23,885
Literacy 79.59% 75.02% 62.43%
Scheduled Caste 47,975 24,488 23,487
Scheduled Tribe 55,846 28,061 27,785
Illiterate 114,830 47,653 67,177

Caste-wise Population - Murwara Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.1% of total population in Murwara Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 47,975 24,488 23,487
Schedule Tribe 55,846 28,061 27,785

Religion-wise Population - Murwara Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 347,736 (94.11%) 179,525 168,211
Muslim 14,732 (3.99%) 7,707 7,025
Christian 2,193 (0.59%) 1,048 1,145
Sikh 880 (0.24%) 459 421
Buddhist 82 (0.02%) 37 45
Jain 3,270 (0.88%) 1,646 1,624
Other Religion 99 (0.03%) 47 52
No Religion Specified 527 (0.14%) 260 267

Literacy Rate - Murwara Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Murwara Tehsil in 2011 were 79.59% in which, male and female literacy were 86.66% and 72.05% respectively. Total literate in Murwara Tehsil were 254,689 of which male and female were 143,076 and 111,613 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Murwara Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Murwara Tehsil is 937 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 937 females in Murwara Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 932 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 937 ) of Murwara Tehsil.


Child Population - Murwara Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 49,510 children between age 0 to 6 years in Murwara Tehsil. Out of which 49,510 were male while 49,510 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Murwara Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 47,488 families under Murwara Tehsil living in urban areas while 47,488 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 60% of total population of Murwara Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 40% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 25,847 while that in rural region is 23,663.

Total Urban Rural
Population 369,519 221,883 147,636
Children (0 - 6 years) 49,510 25,847 23,663
Schedule Caste 47,975 28,903 19,072
Schedule Tribe 55,846 15,781 40,065
Literacy 79.59% 85.91% 69.59%
Sex Ratio 937 924 959

Working Population - Murwara Tehsil

In Murwara Tehsil out of total population, 133,475 were engaged in work activities. 73.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 133,475 workers engaged in Main Work, 10,017 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6,280 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 98,421 79,218 19,203
Cultivators 10,017 7,872 2,145
Agriculture Labourer 6,280 4,203 2,077
Household Industries 3,498 2,473 1,025
Other Workers 78,626 64,670 13,956
Marginal Workers 35,054 19,879 15,175
Non Working 236,044 91,632 144,412

Murwara Tehsil Map


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