Godhra Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Panchmahal, Gujarat - Census 2011

Godhra is a Municipality city situated in Godhra taluka of Panchmahal district. The Godhra city is divided into 14 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 28,712 families residing in the Godhra city. The total population of Godhra is 143,644 out of which 74,230 are males and 69,414 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Godhra is 935.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Godhra city is 18145 which is 13% of the total population. There are 9439 male children and 8706 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Godhra is 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (935).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Godhra is 87.5%. Thus Godhra has higher literacy rate compared to 71% of Panchmahal district. The male literacy rate is 92.25% and the female literacy rate is 82.44% in Godhra.

Population
143,644
Literacy
87.5%
Sex Ratio
935

Godhra Municipality has total administration over 28,712 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.

Godhra Municipality

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

Total Male Female
Children 18,145 9,439 8,706
Literacy 87.5% 80.5% 72.1%
Scheduled Caste 9,157 4,710 4,447
Scheduled Tribe 7,044 3,612 3,432
Illiterate 33,825 14,458 19,367

Caste-wise Population - Godhra

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.9% of total population in Godhra.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 9,157 4,710 4,447
Schedule Tribe 7,044 3,612 3,432

Religion-wise Population - Godhra

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Godhra is 66,980 which is 46.63% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Godhra is 73,596 which is 51.23% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Godhra as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 66,980 (46.63%) 35,102 31,878
Muslim 73,596 (51.23%) 37,593 36,003
Christian 466 (0.32%) 236 230
Sikh 225 (0.16%) 119 106
Buddhist 37 (0.03%) 17 20
Jain 1,887 (1.31%) 964 923
Other Religion 31 (0.02%) 15 16
No Religion Specified 422 (0.29%) 184 238

Literacy Rate - Godhra

The total literacy rate of Godhra was 87.51% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 109,819 literates, males were 59,772 while females were 50,047. Also the male literacy rate was 92.25% and the female literacy rate was 82.44% in Godhra.

  Godhra Gujarat
Female 82.44% 69.68%
Male 92.25% 85.75%
Total 87.51% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Godhra

The Sex Ratio of Godhra is 935. Thus per every 1000 men there were 935 females in Godhra. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Godhra.


Child Population - Godhra

According to Census 2011, there were 18,145 children between age 0 to 6 years in Godhra. Out of which 9,439 were male while 8,706 were female.


Working Population - Godhra

In Godhra Municipality out of total population, 43,936 were engaged in work activities. 88.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 43,936 workers engaged in Main Work, 462 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 222 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 38,935 34,684 4,251
Cultivators 462 437 25
Agriculture Labourer 222 173 49
Household Industries 445 398 47
Other Workers 37,806 33,676 4,130
Marginal Workers 5,001 3,044 1,957
Non Working 99,708 36,502 63,206

Godhra Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Godhra is further divided into 14 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 10,185 63.8% 945
2 Ward No - 2 9,663 74.6% 814
3 Ward No - 3 13,855 83.6% 898
4 Ward No - 4 8,535 77.2% 909
5 Ward No - 5 8,195 79.7% 919
6 Ward No - 6 16,869 73.4% 959
7 Ward No - 7 10,002 73.6% 958
8 Ward No - 8 8,340 76.5% 956
9 Ward No - 9 9,042 73.7% 968
10 Ward No - 10 6,938 83.2% 930
11 Ward No - 11 8,236 84.7% 952
12 Ward No - 12 14,865 75% 955
13 Ward No - 13 7,015 83.5% 988
14 Ward No - 14 11,904 74.6% 952

Map of Godhra, Panchmahal, Gujarat


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