Poornagiri Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Champawat district, Uttarakhand

Poornagiri Tehsil of Champawat district has total population of 73,143 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 37,819 are males while 35,324 are females. In 2011 there were total 15,135 families residing in Poornagiri Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Poornagiri Tehsil is 934.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35% people lives in Urban areas while 65% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.9% while that in the rural areas is 82.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Poornagiri Tehsil is 900 while that of Rural areas is 953.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poornagiri Tehsil is 9512 which is 13% of the total population. There are 5133 male children and 4379 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poornagiri Tehsil is 853 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 934 ) of Poornagiri Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Poornagiri Tehsil is 80.71%. The male literacy rate is 76.64% and the female literacy rate is 63.33% in Poornagiri Tehsil.

Population
73,143
Literacy
80.71%
Sex Ratio
934

To facilitate the administration, Poornagiri Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 81 villages.

Poornagiri Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 9,512 5,133 4,379
Literacy 80.71% 76.64% 63.33%
Scheduled Caste 13,753 7,024 6,729
Scheduled Tribe 943 516 427
Illiterate 21,786 8,834 12,952

Caste-wise Population - Poornagiri Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.3% of total population in Poornagiri Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 13,753 7,024 6,729
Schedule Tribe 943 516 427

Religion-wise Population - Poornagiri Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 64,573 (88.28%) 33,296 31,277
Muslim 7,533 (10.3%) 3,956 3,577
Christian 675 (0.92%) 365 310
Sikh 277 (0.38%) 157 120
Buddhist 12 (0.02%) 9 3
Jain 25 (0.03%) 11 14
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 46 (0.06%) 24 22

Literacy Rate - Poornagiri Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Poornagiri Tehsil in 2011 were 80.71% in which, male and female literacy were 88.68% and 72.3% respectively. Total literate in Poornagiri Tehsil were 51,357 of which male and female were 28,985 and 22,372 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Poornagiri Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Poornagiri Tehsil is 934 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 934 females in Poornagiri Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 853 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 934 ) of Poornagiri Tehsil.


Child Population - Poornagiri Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 9,512 children between age 0 to 6 years in Poornagiri Tehsil. Out of which 9,512 were male while 9,512 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Poornagiri Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 5,194 families under Poornagiri Tehsil living in urban areas while 5,194 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35% of total population of Poornagiri Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 65% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,211 while that in rural region is 6,301.

Total Urban Rural
Population 73,143 25,616 47,527
Children (0 - 6 years) 9,512 3,211 6,301
Schedule Caste 13,753 3,660 10,093
Schedule Tribe 943 144 799
Literacy 80.71% 77.91% 82.23%
Sex Ratio 934 900 953

Working Population - Poornagiri Tehsil

In Poornagiri Tehsil out of total population, 24,413 were engaged in work activities. 78.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 24,413 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,829 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,026 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 19,233 15,443 3,790
Cultivators 4,829 2,898 1,931
Agriculture Labourer 1,026 785 241
Household Industries 371 289 82
Other Workers 13,007 11,471 1,536
Marginal Workers 5,180 3,014 2,166
Non Working 48,730 19,362 29,368

Poornagiri Tehsil Map


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