Vadnagar Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Mahesana district, Gujarat

Vadnagar Taluka of Mahesana district has total population of 145,445 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 74,437 are males while 71,008 are females. In 2011 there were total 29,054 families residing in Vadnagar Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Vadnagar Taluka is 954.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.1% people lives in Urban areas while 80.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 80.5% while that in the rural areas is 81.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Vadnagar Taluka is 971 while that of Rural areas is 950.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vadnagar Taluka is 18566 which is 13% of the total population. There are 9926 male children and 8640 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vadnagar Taluka is 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 954 ) of Vadnagar Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Vadnagar Taluka is 81.05%. The male literacy rate is 78.52% and the female literacy rate is 62.51% in Vadnagar Taluka.

Population
145,445
Literacy
81.05%
Sex Ratio
954

To facilitate the administration, Vadnagar Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 44 villages.

Vadnagar Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 18,566 9,926 8,640
Literacy 81.05% 78.52% 62.51%
Scheduled Caste 9,384 4,817 4,567
Scheduled Tribe 106 54 52
Illiterate 42,610 15,992 26,618

Caste-wise Population - Vadnagar Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Vadnagar Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 9,384 4,817 4,567
Schedule Tribe 106 54 52

Religion-wise Population - Vadnagar Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 129,781 (89.23%) 66,517 63,264
Muslim 15,275 (10.5%) 7,722 7,553
Christian 66 (0.05%) 32 34
Sikh 58 (0.04%) 33 25
Buddhist 5 (0%) 3 2
Jain 138 (0.09%) 72 66
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 120 (0.08%) 57 63

Literacy Rate - Vadnagar Taluka

Average literacy rate of Vadnagar Taluka in 2011 were 81.05% in which, male and female literacy were 90.6% and 71.17% respectively. Total literate in Vadnagar Taluka were 102,835 of which male and female were 58,445 and 44,390 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Vadnagar Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Vadnagar Taluka is 954 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 954 females in Vadnagar Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 954 ) of Vadnagar Taluka.


Child Population - Vadnagar Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 18,566 children between age 0 to 6 years in Vadnagar Taluka. Out of which 18,566 were male while 18,566 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Vadnagar Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 5,584 families under Vadnagar Taluka living in urban areas while 5,584 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 19.1% of total population of Vadnagar Taluka lives in Urban areas while 80.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,408 while that in rural region is 15,158.

Total Urban Rural
Population 145,445 27,790 117,655
Children (0 - 6 years) 18,566 3,408 15,158
Schedule Caste 9,384 2,178 7,206
Schedule Tribe 106 33 73
Literacy 81.05% 80.53% 81.17%
Sex Ratio 954 971 950

Working Population - Vadnagar Taluka

In Vadnagar Taluka out of total population, 59,875 were engaged in work activities. 86.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 59,875 workers engaged in Main Work, 19,277 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15,524 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 52,010 38,333 13,677
Cultivators 19,277 17,673 1,604
Agriculture Labourer 15,524 10,196 5,328
Household Industries 676 396 280
Other Workers 16,533 10,068 6,465
Marginal Workers 7,865 2,133 5,732
Non Working 85,570 33,971 51,599

Vadnagar Taluka Map


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