Hassan District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Karnataka) - Census 2011

Hassan district of Karnataka has total population of 1,776,421 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 883,667 are males while 892,754 are females. In 2011 there were total 433,453 families residing in Hassan district. The Average Sex Ratio of Hassan district is 1,010.

Hassan district, Karnataka

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 21.2% people lives in Urban areas while 78.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 88.4% while that in the rural areas is 72.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Hassan district is 1,003 while that of Rural areas is 1,012.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hassan district is 165637 which is 9% of the total population. There are 83971 male children and 81666 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hassan is 973 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,010) of Hassan district.

The total literacy rate of Hassan district is 76.07%. The male literacy rate is 75.69% and the female literacy rate is 62.33% in Hassan district.

Population
1,776,421
Literacy
76.07%
Sex Ratio
1,010

To facilitate the administration, Hassan district is further divided into 8 Talukas (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Talukas consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Hassan Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 165,637 83,971 81,666
Literacy 76.07% 75.69% 62.33%
Scheduled Caste 345,031 169,961 175,070
Scheduled Tribe 32,329 15,986 16,343
Illiterate 551,165 214,831 336,334

Caste-wise Population - Hassan district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.8% of total population in Hassan district of Karnataka.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 345,031 169,961 175,070
Schedule Tribe 32,329 15,986 16,343

Religion-wise Population - Hassan district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,630,814 (91.8%) 810,950 819,864
Muslim 120,011 (6.76%) 60,182 59,829
Christian 15,611 (0.88%) 7,531 8,080
Sikh 289 (0.02%) 156 133
Buddhist 623 (0.04%) 322 301
Jain 5,820 (0.33%) 2,933 2,887
Other Religion 3 (0%) 1 2
No Religion Specified 3,250 (0.18%) 1,592 1,658

Literacy Rate - Hassan district

The total literacy rate of Hassan district was 76.07% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 75.36% of Karnataka. Population-wise, out of total 1,225,256 literates, males were 668,836 while females were 556,420. Also the male literacy rate was 83.64% and the female literacy rate was 68.6% in Hassan district.

  Hassan district Karnataka
Female 68.6% 68.08%
Male 83.64% 82.47%
Total 76.07% 75.36%

Sex Ratio - Hassan district

The Sex Ratio of Hassan district is 1,010 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,010 females in Hassan district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 973 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,010 ) of Hassan district.


Population Density - Hassan district

The total area of Hassan district is 6,814 km2. Thus the density of Hassan district is 261 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 81 sq. km. area is under urban region while 6,733 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Hassan district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Hassan, 21.21% people lived in urban regions while 78.79% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 376,763 out of which 188,084 were males while remaining 188,679 were females. In rural areas of Hassan, male population was 695,583 while female population was 704,075.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Hassan was 1,003 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Hassan was 957 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Hassan were 37,600 which is 9.98% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Hassan was 1,012 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Hassan was 977 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Hassan for urban regions was 88.36 percent in which males were 91.94% literate while female literacy stood at 84.81%. The total literate population of Hassan was 1,225,256. Similarly in rural areas of Hassan, the average literacy rate was 72.79 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 81.41% and 64.29% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Hassan were 925,571.

Rural Urban
Population % 78.79% 21.21%
Total population 1,399,658 376,763
Male population 695,583 188,084
Female population 704,075 188,679
Sex ratio 1,012 1,003
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 977 957
Child population 128,037 37,600
Literates 925,571 299,685
Average literacy 72.79% 88.36%
Male literacy 81.41% 91.94%
Female literacy 64.29% 84.81%

Child Population - Hassan district

According to Census 2011, there were 165,637 children between age 0 to 6 years in Hassan district. Out of which 83,971 were male while 81,666 were female.


Working Population - Hassan district

In Hassan district out of total population, 903,580 were engaged in work activities. 83.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 903,580 workers engaged in Main Work, 391,534 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 107,427 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 752,387 512,731 239,656
Cultivators 391,534 276,211 115,323
Agriculture Labourer 107,427 50,393 57,034
Household Industries 10,027 7,303 2,724
Other Workers 243,399 178,824 64,575
Marginal Workers 151,193 47,721 103,472
Non Working 872,841 323,215 549,626

Hassan district Map


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