Talaja Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bhavnagar district, Gujarat

Talaja Taluka of Bhavnagar district has total population of 325,667 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 174,482 are males while 151,185 are females. In 2011 there were total 58,712 families residing in Talaja Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Talaja Taluka is 866.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16.8% people lives in Urban areas while 83.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.4% while that in the rural areas is 68.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Talaja Taluka is 523 while that of Rural areas is 955.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Talaja Taluka is 44262 which is 14% of the total population. There are 23069 male children and 21193 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Talaja Taluka is 919 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 866 ) of Talaja Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Talaja Taluka is 70.14%. The male literacy rate is 69.92% and the female literacy rate is 49.85% in Talaja Taluka.

Population
325,667
Literacy
70.14%
Sex Ratio
866

To facilitate the administration, Talaja Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 113 villages.

Talaja Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 44,262 23,069 21,193
Literacy 70.14% 69.92% 49.85%
Scheduled Caste 9,035 4,693 4,342
Scheduled Tribe 196 103 93
Illiterate 128,301 52,487 75,814

Caste-wise Population - Talaja Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Talaja Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 9,035 4,693 4,342
Schedule Tribe 196 103 93

Religion-wise Population - Talaja Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 309,826 (95.14%) 165,953 143,873
Muslim 14,383 (4.42%) 7,727 6,656
Christian 203 (0.06%) 120 83
Sikh 97 (0.03%) 74 23
Buddhist 37 (0.01%) 23 14
Jain 828 (0.25%) 419 409
Other Religion 12 (0%) 4 8
No Religion Specified 281 (0.09%) 162 119

Literacy Rate - Talaja Taluka

Average literacy rate of Talaja Taluka in 2011 were 70.14% in which, male and female literacy were 80.57% and 57.98% respectively. Total literate in Talaja Taluka were 197,366 of which male and female were 121,995 and 75,371 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Talaja Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Talaja Taluka is 866 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 866 females in Talaja Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 919 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 866 ) of Talaja Taluka.


Child Population - Talaja Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 44,262 children between age 0 to 6 years in Talaja Taluka. Out of which 44,262 were male while 44,262 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Talaja Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 11,448 families under Talaja Taluka living in urban areas while 11,448 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 16.8% of total population of Talaja Taluka lives in Urban areas while 83.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,354 while that in rural region is 38,908.

Total Urban Rural
Population 325,667 54,611 271,056
Children (0 - 6 years) 44,262 5,354 38,908
Schedule Caste 9,035 1,697 7,338
Schedule Tribe 196 50 146
Literacy 70.14% 77.39% 68.6%
Sex Ratio 866 523 955

Working Population - Talaja Taluka

In Talaja Taluka out of total population, 154,807 were engaged in work activities. 85.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 154,807 workers engaged in Main Work, 37,402 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 51,627 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 132,604 96,568 36,036
Cultivators 37,402 27,582 9,820
Agriculture Labourer 51,627 29,524 22,103
Household Industries 1,700 1,170 530
Other Workers 41,875 38,292 3,583
Marginal Workers 22,203 5,781 16,422
Non Working 170,860 72,133 98,727

Talaja Taluka Map


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