Palera Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Tikamgarh district, Madhya Pradesh

Palera Tehsil of Tikamgarh district has total population of 213,540 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 111,981 are males while 101,559 are females. In 2011 there were total 41,616 families residing in Palera Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Palera Tehsil is 907.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 8.2% people lives in Urban areas while 91.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 68.9% while that in the rural areas is 60.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Palera Tehsil is 924 while that of Rural areas is 905.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palera Tehsil is 34732 which is 16% of the total population. There are 18426 male children and 16306 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palera Tehsil is 885 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 907 ) of Palera Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Palera Tehsil is 61.06%. The male literacy rate is 60.54% and the female literacy rate is 40.75% in Palera Tehsil.

Population
213,540
Literacy
61.06%
Sex Ratio
907

To facilitate the administration, Palera Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 150 villages.

Palera Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 34,732 18,426 16,306
Literacy 61.06% 60.54% 40.75%
Scheduled Caste 64,631 33,864 30,767
Scheduled Tribe 10,059 5,172 4,887
Illiterate 104,356 44,183 60,173

Caste-wise Population - Palera Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.7% of total population in Palera Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 64,631 33,864 30,767
Schedule Tribe 10,059 5,172 4,887

Religion-wise Population - Palera Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 207,437 (97.14%) 108,842 98,595
Muslim 5,665 (2.65%) 2,918 2,747
Christian 60 (0.03%) 31 29
Sikh 22 (0.01%) 12 10
Buddhist 4 (0%) 2 2
Jain 220 (0.1%) 109 111
Other Religion 9 (0%) 4 5
No Religion Specified 123 (0.06%) 63 60

Literacy Rate - Palera Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Palera Tehsil in 2011 were 61.06% in which, male and female literacy were 72.47% and 48.54% respectively. Total literate in Palera Tehsil were 109,184 of which male and female were 67,798 and 41,386 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Palera Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Palera Tehsil is 907 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 907 females in Palera Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 885 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 907 ) of Palera Tehsil.


Child Population - Palera Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 34,732 children between age 0 to 6 years in Palera Tehsil. Out of which 34,732 were male while 34,732 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Palera Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,225 families under Palera Tehsil living in urban areas while 3,225 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 8.2% of total population of Palera Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 91.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,645 while that in rural region is 32,087.

Total Urban Rural
Population 213,540 17,493 196,047
Children (0 - 6 years) 34,732 2,645 32,087
Schedule Caste 64,631 5,884 58,747
Schedule Tribe 10,059 785 9,274
Literacy 61.06% 68.93% 60.35%
Sex Ratio 907 924 905

Working Population - Palera Tehsil

In Palera Tehsil out of total population, 97,721 were engaged in work activities. 66.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97,721 workers engaged in Main Work, 34,522 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20,728 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 65,160 46,472 18,688
Cultivators 34,522 26,448 8,074
Agriculture Labourer 20,728 12,404 8,324
Household Industries 878 597 281
Other Workers 9,032 7,023 2,009
Marginal Workers 32,561 11,647 20,914
Non Working 115,819 53,862 61,957

Palera Tehsil Map


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