Chamoli Gopeshwar Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Chamoli, Uttarakhand - Census 2011

Chamoli Gopeshwar is a Nagar Palika Parishad city situated in Chamoli tehsil of Chamoli district. The Chamoli Gopeshwar city is divided into 9 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 5,513 families residing in the Chamoli Gopeshwar city. The total population of Chamoli Gopeshwar is 21,447 out of which 11,432 are males and 10,015 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chamoli Gopeshwar is 876.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chamoli Gopeshwar city is 2491 which is 12% of the total population. There are 1388 male children and 1103 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chamoli Gopeshwar is 795 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (876).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chamoli Gopeshwar is 93.3%. Thus Chamoli Gopeshwar has higher literacy rate compared to 82.7% of Chamoli district. The male literacy rate is 96.66% and the female literacy rate is 89.53% in Chamoli Gopeshwar.

Population
21,447
Literacy
93.3%
Sex Ratio
876

Chamoli Gopeshwar Nagar Palika Parishad has total administration over 5,513 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Palika Parishad limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Chamoli Gopeshwar Nagar Palika Parishad

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chamoli Gopeshwar Nagar Palika Parishad.

Total Male Female
Children 2,491 1,388 1,103
Literacy 93.3% 84.9% 79.7%
Scheduled Caste 4,096 2,163 1,933
Scheduled Tribe 1,199 586 613
Illiterate 3,759 1,723 2,036

Caste-wise Population - Chamoli Gopeshwar

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.6% of total population in Chamoli Gopeshwar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 4,096 2,163 1,933
Schedule Tribe 1,199 586 613

Religion-wise Population - Chamoli Gopeshwar

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Chamoli Gopeshwar is 20,573 which is 95.92% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Chamoli Gopeshwar is 805 which is 3.75% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Chamoli Gopeshwar as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 20,573 (95.92%) 10,898 9,675
Muslim 805 (3.75%) 494 311
Christian 38 (0.18%) 19 19
Sikh 5 (0.02%) 5 0
Buddhist 5 (0.02%) 2 3
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 12 (0.06%) 8 4
No Religion Specified 9 (0.04%) 6 3

Literacy Rate - Chamoli Gopeshwar

The total literacy rate of Chamoli Gopeshwar was 93.31% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.82% of Uttarakhand. Population-wise, out of total 17,688 literates, males were 9,709 while females were 7,979. Also the male literacy rate was 96.66% and the female literacy rate was 89.53% in Chamoli Gopeshwar.

  Chamoli Gopeshwar Uttarakhand
Female 89.53% 70.01%
Male 96.66% 87.4%
Total 93.31% 78.82%

Sex Ratio - Chamoli Gopeshwar

The Sex Ratio of Chamoli Gopeshwar is 876. Thus per every 1000 men there were 876 females in Chamoli Gopeshwar. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 795 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 876 ) of Chamoli Gopeshwar.


Child Population - Chamoli Gopeshwar

According to Census 2011, there were 2,491 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chamoli Gopeshwar. Out of which 1,388 were male while 1,103 were female.


Working Population - Chamoli Gopeshwar

In Chamoli Gopeshwar Nagar Palika Parishad out of total population, 7,177 were engaged in work activities. 89.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7,177 workers engaged in Main Work, 684 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 30 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 6,412 4,892 1,520
Cultivators 684 172 512
Agriculture Labourer 30 22 8
Household Industries 180 108 72
Other Workers 5,518 4,590 928
Marginal Workers 765 399 366
Non Working 14,270 6,141 8,129

Chamoli Gopeshwar Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Chamoli Gopeshwar is further divided into 9 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,447 81.5% 948
2 Ward No - 2 2,074 84.2% 852
3 Ward No - 3 2,397 84.1% 877
4 Ward No - 4 2,362 84% 827
5 Ward No - 5 3,707 86.2% 884
6 Ward No - 6 2,467 80.6% 908
7 Ward No - 7 2,333 81.1% 914
8 Ward No - 8 1,845 74.8% 894
9 Ward No - 9 1,815 82% 759

Map of Chamoli Gopeshwar, Chamoli, Uttarakhand


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