Diu District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Daman and Diu) - Census 2011

Diu district of Daman and Diu has total population of 52,074 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 25,642 are males while 26,432 are females. In 2011 there were total 10,580 families residing in Diu district. The Average Sex Ratio of Diu district is 1,031.

Diu district, Daman and Diu

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 46.1% people lives in Urban areas while 53.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 92.2% while that in the rural areas is 75.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Diu district is 1,066 while that of Rural areas is 1,002.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Diu district is 6476 which is 12% of the total population. There are 3357 male children and 3119 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Diu is 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,031) of Diu district.

The total literacy rate of Diu district is 83.46%. The male literacy rate is 79.27% and the female literacy rate is 67.08% in Diu district.

Population
52,074
Literacy
83.46%
Sex Ratio
1,031

To facilitate the administration, Diu district is further divided into 1 Talukas (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Talukas consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Diu Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Diu district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 6,476 3,357 3,119
Literacy 83.46% 79.27% 67.08%
Scheduled Caste 1,862 927 935
Scheduled Tribe 123 69 54
Illiterate 14,016 5,315 8,701

Caste-wise Population - Diu district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Diu district of Daman and Diu.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,862 927 935
Schedule Tribe 123 69 54

Religion-wise Population - Diu district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 48,613 (93.35%) 23,909 24,704
Muslim 3,190 (6.13%) 1,604 1,586
Christian 202 (0.39%) 96 106
Sikh 3 (0.01%) 1 2
Buddhist 1 (0%) 1 0
Jain 43 (0.08%) 23 20
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 22 (0.04%) 8 14

Literacy Rate - Diu district

The total literacy rate of Diu district was 83.46% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 87.1% of Daman and Diu. Population-wise, out of total 38,058 literates, males were 20,327 while females were 17,731. Also the male literacy rate was 91.21% and the female literacy rate was 76.06% in Diu district.

  Diu district Daman and Diu
Female 76.06% 79.55%
Male 91.21% 91.54%
Total 83.46% 87.1%

Sex Ratio - Diu district

The Sex Ratio of Diu district is 1,031 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,031 females in Diu district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,031 ) of Diu district.


Population Density - Diu district

The total area of Diu district is 39 km2. Thus the density of Diu district is 1,335 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 18 sq. km. area is under urban region while 21 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Diu district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Diu, 46.07% people lived in urban regions while 53.93% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 23,991 out of which 11,614 were males while remaining 12,377 were females. In rural areas of Diu, male population was 14,028 while female population was 14,055.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Diu was 1,066 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Diu was 899 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Diu were 2,457 which is 10.24% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Diu was 1,002 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Diu was 948 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Diu for urban regions was 92.24 percent in which males were 97.52% literate while female literacy stood at 87.37%. The total literate population of Diu was 38,058. Similarly in rural areas of Diu, the average literacy rate was 75.62 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 85.78% and 65.57% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Diu were 18,196.

Rural Urban
Population % 53.93% 46.07%
Total population 28,083 23,991
Male population 14,028 11,614
Female population 14,055 12,377
Sex ratio 1,002 1,066
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 948 899
Child population 4,019 2,457
Literates 18,196 19,862
Average literacy 75.62% 92.24%
Male literacy 85.78% 97.52%
Female literacy 65.57% 87.37%

Child Population - Diu district

According to Census 2011, there were 6,476 children between age 0 to 6 years in Diu district. Out of which 3,357 were male while 3,119 were female.


Working Population - Diu district

In Diu district out of total population, 15,750 were engaged in work activities. 93.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 15,750 workers engaged in Main Work, 402 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 189 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 14,718 12,659 2,059
Cultivators 402 212 190
Agriculture Labourer 189 40 149
Household Industries 48 31 17
Other Workers 14,079 12,376 1,703
Marginal Workers 1,032 273 759
Non Working 36,324 12,710 23,614

Diu district Map


Reference


Comments