Kosamba Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Surat, Gujarat - Census 2011

Kosamba is a Census Town city situated in Mangrol taluka of Surat district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,242 families residing in the Kosamba city. The total population of Kosamba is 16,151 out of which 8,208 are males and 7,943 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kosamba is 968.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kosamba city is 2036 which is 13% of the total population. There are 1024 male children and 1012 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kosamba is 988 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (968).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kosamba is 83.1%. Thus Kosamba has lower literacy rate compared to 85.5% of Surat district. The male literacy rate is 87.69% and the female literacy rate is 78.3% in Kosamba.

Population
16,151
Literacy
83.1%
Sex Ratio
968

Kosamba Census Town has total administration over 3,242 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.

Kosamba Census Town

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kosamba Census Town.

Total Male Female
Children 2,036 1,024 1,012
Literacy 83.1% 76.8% 68.3%
Scheduled Caste 701 353 348
Scheduled Tribe 2,722 1,380 1,342
Illiterate 4,424 1,908 2,516

Caste-wise Population - Kosamba

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.9% of total population in Kosamba.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 701 353 348
Schedule Tribe 2,722 1,380 1,342

Religion-wise Population - Kosamba

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Kosamba is 5,810 which is 35.97% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Kosamba is 10,224 which is 63.3% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Kosamba as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 5,810 (35.97%) 2,970 2,840
Muslim 10,224 (63.3%) 5,179 5,045
Christian 49 (0.3%) 24 25
Sikh 1 (0.01%) 0 1
Buddhist 3 (0.02%) 2 1
Jain 62 (0.38%) 32 30
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 2 (0.01%) 1 1

Literacy Rate - Kosamba

The total literacy rate of Kosamba was 83.08% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 11,727 literates, males were 6,300 while females were 5,427. Also the male literacy rate was 87.69% and the female literacy rate was 78.3% in Kosamba.

  Kosamba Gujarat
Female 78.3% 69.68%
Male 87.69% 85.75%
Total 83.08% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Kosamba

The Sex Ratio of Kosamba is 968. Thus per every 1000 men there were 968 females in Kosamba. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 988 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 968 ) of Kosamba.


Child Population - Kosamba

According to Census 2011, there were 2,036 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kosamba. Out of which 1,024 were male while 1,012 were female.


Working Population - Kosamba

In Kosamba Census Town out of total population, 5,090 were engaged in work activities. 95.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,090 workers engaged in Main Work, 231 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,000 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 4,877 4,299 578
Cultivators 231 221 10
Agriculture Labourer 1,000 752 248
Household Industries 26 18 8
Other Workers 3,620 3,308 312
Marginal Workers 213 148 65
Non Working 11,061 3,761 7,300

Kosamba Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Kosamba is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 16,151 72.6% 968

Map of Kosamba, Surat, Gujarat


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