Khaira is a Census Town city situated in Palghar taluka of Thane district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 7,651 families residing in the Khaira city. The total population of Khaira is 31,699 out of which 18,332 are males and 13,367 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Khaira is 729.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khaira city is 4210 which is 13% of the total population. There are 2208 male children and 2002 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khaira is 907 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (729).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Khaira is 88.4%. Thus Khaira has higher literacy rate compared to 84.5% of Thane district. The male literacy rate is 92.41% and the female literacy rate is 82.74% in Khaira.
Khaira Census Town has total administration over 7,651 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Khaira Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.7% of total population in Khaira.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Khaira is 26,948 which is 85.01% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Khaira is 3,357 which is 10.59% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Khaira as per Census 2011.
|No Religion Specified||153||(0.48%)||93||60|
The total literacy rate of Khaira was 88.41% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 82.34% of Maharashtra. Population-wise, out of total 24,303 literates, males were 14,900 while females were 9,403. Also the male literacy rate was 92.41% and the female literacy rate was 82.74% in Khaira.
The Sex Ratio of Khaira is 729. Thus per every 1000 men there were 729 females in Khaira. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 907 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 729 ) of Khaira.
According to Census 2011, there were 4,210 children between age 0 to 6 years in Khaira. Out of which 2,208 were male while 2,002 were female.
In Khaira Census Town out of total population, 12,948 were engaged in work activities. 90.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 12,948 workers engaged in Main Work, 73 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 75 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Khaira is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
|1||Ward No - 1||31,699||76.7%||729|