Borsad Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Anand, Gujarat - Census 2011

Borsad is a Municipality city situated in Borsad taluka of Anand district. The Borsad city is divided into 12 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 12,203 families residing in the Borsad city. The total population of Borsad is 63,377 out of which 32,798 are males and 30,579 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Borsad is 932.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Borsad city is 7636 which is 12% of the total population. There are 3958 male children and 3678 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Borsad is 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (932).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Borsad is 88%. Thus Borsad has higher literacy rate compared to 84.4% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 93.03% and the female literacy rate is 82.71% in Borsad.

Population
63,377
Literacy
88%
Sex Ratio
932

Borsad Municipality has total administration over 12,203 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Borsad Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Borsad Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 7,636 3,958 3,678
Literacy 88% 81.8% 72.8%
Scheduled Caste 2,369 1,238 1,131
Scheduled Tribe 373 207 166
Illiterate 14,298 5,968 8,330

Caste-wise Population - Borsad

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Borsad.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,369 1,238 1,131
Schedule Tribe 373 207 166

Religion-wise Population - Borsad

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Borsad is 37,638 which is 59.39% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Borsad is 23,618 which is 37.27% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Borsad as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 37,638 (59.39%) 19,699 17,939
Muslim 23,618 (37.27%) 12,015 11,603
Christian 748 (1.18%) 367 381
Sikh 60 (0.09%) 39 21
Buddhist 25 (0.04%) 16 9
Jain 1,137 (1.79%) 579 558
Other Religion 2 (0%) 2 0
No Religion Specified 149 (0.24%) 81 68

Literacy Rate - Borsad

The total literacy rate of Borsad was 88.05% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 49,079 literates, males were 26,830 while females were 22,249. Also the male literacy rate was 93.03% and the female literacy rate was 82.71% in Borsad.

  Borsad Gujarat
Female 82.71% 69.68%
Male 93.03% 85.75%
Total 88.05% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Borsad

The Sex Ratio of Borsad is 932. Thus per every 1000 men there were 932 females in Borsad. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 932 ) of Borsad.


Child Population - Borsad

According to Census 2011, there were 7,636 children between age 0 to 6 years in Borsad. Out of which 3,958 were male while 3,678 were female.


Working Population - Borsad

In Borsad Municipality out of total population, 21,761 were engaged in work activities. 88.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 21,761 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,657 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,053 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 19,246 16,814 2,432
Cultivators 1,657 1,562 95
Agriculture Labourer 3,053 2,467 586
Household Industries 214 187 27
Other Workers 14,322 12,598 1,724
Marginal Workers 2,515 1,410 1,105
Non Working 41,616 14,574 27,042

Borsad Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Borsad is further divided into 12 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 6,537 79% 936
2 Ward No - 2 7,380 78.8% 903
3 Ward No - 3 7,428 79.3% 925
4 Ward No - 4 3,894 78.7% 998
5 Ward No - 5 3,635 86.4% 927
6 Ward No - 6 3,286 83.1% 919
7 Ward No - 7 5,766 67.8% 905
8 Ward No - 8 3,992 85.1% 898
9 Ward No - 9 4,598 74.1% 1,005
10 Ward No - 10 7,417 71.8% 935
11 Ward No - 11 4,256 78.9% 905
12 Ward No - 12 5,188 74.8% 961

Map of Borsad, Anand, Gujarat


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