Roorkee Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Hardwar district, Uttarakhand

Roorkee Tehsil of Hardwar district has total population of 996,344 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 531,481 are males while 464,863 are females. In 2011 there were total 172,335 families residing in Roorkee Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Roorkee Tehsil is 875.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35.2% people lives in Urban areas while 64.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.2% while that in the rural areas is 67.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Roorkee Tehsil is 857 while that of Rural areas is 884.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Roorkee Tehsil is 151761 which is 15% of the total population. There are 81074 male children and 70687 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Roorkee Tehsil is 872 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 875 ) of Roorkee Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Roorkee Tehsil is 71.99%. The male literacy rate is 67.65% and the female literacy rate is 53.45% in Roorkee Tehsil.

Population
996,344
Literacy
71.99%
Sex Ratio
875

To facilitate the administration, Roorkee Tehsil is further divided into 18 towns and 309 villages.

Roorkee Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 151,761 81,074 70,687
Literacy 71.99% 67.65% 53.45%
Scheduled Caste 220,147 117,242 102,905
Scheduled Tribe 1,735 929 806
Illiterate 388,323 171,908 216,415

Caste-wise Population - Roorkee Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Roorkee Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 220,147 117,242 102,905
Schedule Tribe 1,735 929 806

Religion-wise Population - Roorkee Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 564,593 (56.67%) 305,241 259,352
Muslim 421,392 (42.29%) 220,197 201,195
Christian 2,795 (0.28%) 1,471 1,324
Sikh 4,767 (0.48%) 3,026 1,741
Buddhist 297 (0.03%) 177 120
Jain 1,412 (0.14%) 787 625
Other Religion 8 (0%) 2 6
No Religion Specified 1,080 (0.11%) 580 500

Literacy Rate - Roorkee Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Roorkee Tehsil in 2011 were 71.99% in which, male and female literacy were 79.83% and 63.03% respectively. Total literate in Roorkee Tehsil were 608,021 of which male and female were 359,573 and 248,448 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Roorkee Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Roorkee Tehsil is 875 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 875 females in Roorkee Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 872 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 875 ) of Roorkee Tehsil.


Child Population - Roorkee Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 151,761 children between age 0 to 6 years in Roorkee Tehsil. Out of which 151,761 were male while 151,761 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Roorkee Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 63,407 families under Roorkee Tehsil living in urban areas while 63,407 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35.2% of total population of Roorkee Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 64.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 45,693 while that in rural region is 106,068.

Total Urban Rural
Population 996,344 350,442 645,902
Children (0 - 6 years) 151,761 45,693 106,068
Schedule Caste 220,147 43,643 176,504
Schedule Tribe 1,735 396 1,339
Literacy 71.99% 79.19% 67.93%
Sex Ratio 875 857 884

Working Population - Roorkee Tehsil

In Roorkee Tehsil out of total population, 297,663 were engaged in work activities. 86.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 297,663 workers engaged in Main Work, 45,347 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 42,491 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 256,318 228,590 27,728
Cultivators 45,347 42,825 2,522
Agriculture Labourer 42,491 38,466 4,025
Household Industries 9,527 6,990 2,537
Other Workers 158,953 140,309 18,644
Marginal Workers 41,345 30,180 11,165
Non Working 698,681 272,711 425,970

Roorkee Tehsil Map


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