Tanuku Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh - Census 2011

Tanuku is a Municipality + Outgrowth city situated in Tanuku mandal of West Godavari district. The Tanuku city is divided into 36 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 20,909 families residing in the Tanuku city. The total population of Tanuku is 77,962 out of which 38,325 are males and 39,637 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tanuku is 1,034.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tanuku city is 6882 which is 9% of the total population. There are 3438 male children and 3444 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tanuku is 1,002 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,034).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tanuku is 85.5%. Thus Tanuku has higher literacy rate compared to 74.6% of West Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 88.74% and the female literacy rate is 82.39% in Tanuku.

Population
77,962
Literacy
85.5%
Sex Ratio
1,034

Tanuku Municipality + Outgrowth has total administration over 20,909 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality + Outgrowth limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Tanuku Municipality + Outgrowth

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

Total Male Female
Children 6,882 3,438 3,444
Literacy 85.5% 80.8% 75.2%
Scheduled Caste 7,703 3,695 4,008
Scheduled Tribe 810 391 419
Illiterate 17,183 7,366 9,817

Caste-wise Population - Tanuku

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1% of total population in Tanuku.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 7,703 3,695 4,008
Schedule Tribe 810 391 419

Religion-wise Population - Tanuku

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Tanuku is 73,577 which is 94.38% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Tanuku is 2,704 which is 3.47% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Tanuku as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 73,577 (94.38%) 36,180 37,397
Muslim 2,704 (3.47%) 1,322 1,382
Christian 1,410 (1.81%) 675 735
Sikh 4 (0.01%) 2 2
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 207 (0.27%) 114 93
Other Religion 8 (0.01%) 4 4
No Religion Specified 52 (0.07%) 28 24

Literacy Rate - Tanuku

The total literacy rate of Tanuku was 85.51% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 67.02% of Andhra Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 60,779 literates, males were 30,959 while females were 29,820. Also the male literacy rate was 88.74% and the female literacy rate was 82.39% in Tanuku.

  Tanuku Andhra Pradesh
Female 82.39% 59.15%
Male 88.74% 74.88%
Total 85.51% 67.02%

Sex Ratio - Tanuku

The Sex Ratio of Tanuku is 1,034. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,034 females in Tanuku. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 1,002 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,034 ) of Tanuku.


Child Population - Tanuku

According to Census 2011, there were 6,882 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tanuku. Out of which 3,438 were male while 3,444 were female.


Working Population - Tanuku

In Tanuku Municipality + Outgrowth out of total population, 27,941 were engaged in work activities. 94.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 27,941 workers engaged in Main Work, 715 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,860 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 26,423 21,574 4,849
Cultivators 715 688 27
Agriculture Labourer 5,860 4,322 1,538
Household Industries 396 266 130
Other Workers 19,452 16,298 3,154
Marginal Workers 1,518 796 722
Non Working 50,021 15,955 34,066

Tanuku Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Tanuku is further divided into 36 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,464 67.1% 1,058
2 Ward No - 2 4,885 64.5% 1,162
3 Ward No - 3 818 82.8% 1,103
4 Ward No - 4 1,844 72.9% 1,072
5 Ward No - 5 520 85.6% 985
6 Ward No - 6 1,285 75.4% 1,135
7 Ward No - 7 1,074 75% 1,094
8 Ward No - 8 694 87.3% 1,006
9 Ward No - 9 930 70.2% 1,044
10 Ward No - 10 3,859 69.4% 1,036
11 Ward No - 11 702 66.2% 1,102
12 Ward No - 12 5,892 73.4% 1,035
13 Ward No - 13 1,272 73.7% 960
14 Ward No - 14 1,481 67.1% 1,092
15 Ward No - 15 1,600 70.6% 1,010
16 Ward No - 16 4,981 77% 980
17 Ward No - 17 2,282 73.2% 1,021
18 Ward No - 18 545 81.5% 996
19 Ward No - 19 670 84% 982
20 Ward No - 20 671 89.1% 979
21 Ward No - 21 1,563 79.7% 973
22 Ward No - 22 2,669 76.7% 1,058
23 Ward No - 23 3,483 84.9% 1,050
24 Ward No - 24 3,629 70.9% 1,040
25 Ward No - 25 723 83.8% 1,090
26 Ward No - 26 1,595 87.2% 1,011
27 Ward No - 27 1,821 86% 1,060
28 Ward No - 28 1,906 85.3% 969
29 Ward No - 29 1,346 78.7% 1,027
30 Ward No - 30 2,108 86.2% 1,008
31 Ward No - 31 1,680 82.6% 991
32 Ward No - 32 1,453 87% 974
33 Ward No - 33 1,208 90.1% 987
34 Ward No - 34 2,260 87.7% 1,023
35 Ward No - 35 6,435 86.9% 1,055
36 Ward No - 36 5,614 82.5% 984

Map of Tanuku, West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh


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