Sorab Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Shimoga district, Karnataka
Sorab Taluka of Shimoga district has a total population of 200,809 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 101,130 are males while 99,679 are females. In 2011 there were a total 46,658 families residing in Sorab Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Sorab Taluka is 986.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 5.6% people live in Urban areas while 94.4% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89% while that in rural areas is 78%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sorab Taluka is 1,015 while that of Rural areas is 984.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sorab Taluka is 22624 which is 11% of the total population. There are 11496 male children and 11128 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sorab Taluka is 968 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Sorab Taluka.
The total literacy rate of Sorab Taluka is 78.67%. The male literacy rate is 75.9% and the female literacy rate is 63.62% in Sorab Taluka.
To facilitate the administration, Sorab Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 306 villages.
Sorab Taluka Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sorab Taluka.
|Children (Age 0-6)||22,624||11,496||11,128|
Caste-wise Population - Sorab Taluka
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.9% of total population in Sorab Taluka of Karnataka.
Religion-wise Population - Sorab Taluka
|No Religion Specified||95||(0.05%)||48||47|
Literacy Rate - Sorab Taluka
Average literacy rate of Sorab Taluka in 2011 were 78.67% in which, male and female literacy were 85.63% and 71.62% respectively. Total literate in Sorab Taluka were 140,170 of which male and female were 76,753 and 63,417 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Sorab Taluka
The Sex Ratio of Sorab Taluka is 986 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 986 females in Sorab Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 968 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Sorab Taluka.
Child Population - Sorab Taluka
According to Census 2011, there were 22,624 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sorab Taluka. Out of which 22,624 were male while 22,624 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Sorab Taluka
As per Census 2011, there are a total 2,558 families under Sorab Taluka living in urban areas while 2,558 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 5.6% of total population of Sorab Taluka lives in Urban areas while 94.4% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 1,258 while that in rural regions is 21,366.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||22,624||1,258||21,366|
Working Population - Sorab Taluka
In Sorab Taluka out of total population, 102,838 were engaged in work activities. 77.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 102,838 workers engaged in Main Work, 38,413 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27,351 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Talukas from Sorab Taluka
Below is the list of Talukas near Sorab Taluka in Shimoga district.
|Shikarpur Taluka population||238,229|
|Sagar Taluka population||206,319|
|Hosanagara Taluka population||118,220|
|Tirthahalli Taluka population||142,006|
|Shimoga Taluka population||507,324|
|Bhadravati Taluka population||339,846|