Pathariya Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bilaspur district, Chhattisgarh

Pathariya Tehsil of Bilaspur district has total population of 177,619 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 90,083 are males while 87,536 are females. In 2011 there were total 37,988 families residing in Pathariya Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Pathariya Tehsil is 972.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 7.8% people lives in Urban areas while 92.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 72.4% while that in the rural areas is 64.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Pathariya Tehsil is 994 while that of Rural areas is 970.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pathariya Tehsil is 30132 which is 17% of the total population. There are 15381 male children and 14751 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pathariya Tehsil is 959 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 972 ) of Pathariya Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Pathariya Tehsil is 64.87%. The male literacy rate is 64.33% and the female literacy rate is 43.09% in Pathariya Tehsil.

Population
177,619
Literacy
64.87%
Sex Ratio
972

To facilitate the administration, Pathariya Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 151 villages.

Pathariya Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,132 15,381 14,751
Literacy 64.87% 64.33% 43.09%
Scheduled Caste 41,867 21,384 20,483
Scheduled Tribe 20,041 9,920 10,121
Illiterate 81,946 32,133 49,813

Caste-wise Population - Pathariya Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.3% of total population in Pathariya Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 41,867 21,384 20,483
Schedule Tribe 20,041 9,920 10,121

Religion-wise Population - Pathariya Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 173,846 (97.88%) 88,149 85,697
Muslim 1,476 (0.83%) 749 727
Christian 1,226 (0.69%) 606 620
Sikh 199 (0.11%) 112 87
Buddhist 30 (0.02%) 13 17
Jain 8 (0%) 3 5
Other Religion 614 (0.35%) 303 311
No Religion Specified 220 (0.12%) 148 72

Literacy Rate - Pathariya Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Pathariya Tehsil in 2011 were 64.87% in which, male and female literacy were 77.57% and 51.83% respectively. Total literate in Pathariya Tehsil were 95,673 of which male and female were 57,950 and 37,723 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Pathariya Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Pathariya Tehsil is 972 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 972 females in Pathariya Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 959 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 972 ) of Pathariya Tehsil.


Child Population - Pathariya Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 30,132 children between age 0 to 6 years in Pathariya Tehsil. Out of which 30,132 were male while 30,132 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Pathariya Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,891 families under Pathariya Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,891 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 7.8% of total population of Pathariya Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 92.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,213 while that in rural region is 27,919.

Total Urban Rural
Population 177,619 13,833 163,786
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,132 2,213 27,919
Schedule Caste 41,867 1,874 39,993
Schedule Tribe 20,041 1,141 18,900
Literacy 64.87% 72.4% 64.22%
Sex Ratio 972 994 970

Working Population - Pathariya Tehsil

In Pathariya Tehsil out of total population, 87,043 were engaged in work activities. 74.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 87,043 workers engaged in Main Work, 27,814 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 30,731 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 64,774 37,593 27,181
Cultivators 27,814 16,954 10,860
Agriculture Labourer 30,731 15,909 14,822
Household Industries 346 244 102
Other Workers 5,883 4,486 1,397
Marginal Workers 22,269 9,738 12,531
Non Working 90,576 42,752 47,824

Pathariya Tehsil Map


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