Sankheda Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Vadodara district, Gujarat

Sankheda Taluka of Vadodara district has total population of 203,584 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 105,270 are males while 98,314 are females. In 2011 there were total 42,948 families residing in Sankheda Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Sankheda Taluka is 934.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.4% people lives in Urban areas while 89.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.4% while that in the rural areas is 71.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sankheda Taluka is 935 while that of Rural areas is 934.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sankheda Taluka is 25339 which is 12% of the total population. There are 13195 male children and 12144 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sankheda Taluka is 920 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 934 ) of Sankheda Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Sankheda Taluka is 73.01%. The male literacy rate is 71.86% and the female literacy rate is 55.42% in Sankheda Taluka.

Population
203,584
Literacy
73.01%
Sex Ratio
934

To facilitate the administration, Sankheda Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 185 villages.

Sankheda Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sankheda Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 25,339 13,195 12,144
Literacy 73.01% 71.86% 55.42%
Scheduled Caste 5,671 2,933 2,738
Scheduled Tribe 94,792 49,111 45,681
Illiterate 73,450 29,623 43,827

Caste-wise Population - Sankheda Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 46.6% of total population in Sankheda Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 5,671 2,933 2,738
Schedule Tribe 94,792 49,111 45,681

Religion-wise Population - Sankheda Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 191,512 (94.07%) 99,107 92,405
Muslim 10,856 (5.33%) 5,537 5,319
Christian 93 (0.05%) 49 44
Sikh 38 (0.02%) 24 14
Buddhist 15 (0.01%) 6 9
Jain 996 (0.49%) 509 487
Other Religion 3 (0%) 1 2
No Religion Specified 71 (0.03%) 37 34

Literacy Rate - Sankheda Taluka

Average literacy rate of Sankheda Taluka in 2011 were 73.01% in which, male and female literacy were 82.16% and 63.23% respectively. Total literate in Sankheda Taluka were 130,134 of which male and female were 75,647 and 54,487 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Sankheda Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Sankheda Taluka is 934 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 934 females in Sankheda Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 920 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 934 ) of Sankheda Taluka.


Child Population - Sankheda Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 25,339 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sankheda Taluka. Out of which 25,339 were male while 25,339 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Sankheda Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,459 families under Sankheda Taluka living in urban areas while 4,459 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10.4% of total population of Sankheda Taluka lives in Urban areas while 89.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,586 while that in rural region is 22,753.

Total Urban Rural
Population 203,584 21,135 182,449
Children (0 - 6 years) 25,339 2,586 22,753
Schedule Caste 5,671 735 4,936
Schedule Tribe 94,792 3,373 91,419
Literacy 73.01% 87.36% 71.34%
Sex Ratio 934 935 934

Working Population - Sankheda Taluka

In Sankheda Taluka out of total population, 95,812 were engaged in work activities. 78.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 95,812 workers engaged in Main Work, 21,928 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 39,431 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 75,301 59,830 15,471
Cultivators 21,928 20,832 1,096
Agriculture Labourer 39,431 27,237 12,194
Household Industries 601 553 48
Other Workers 13,341 11,208 2,133
Marginal Workers 20,511 5,709 14,802
Non Working 107,772 39,731 68,041

Sankheda Taluka Map


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