Dhandhuka Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Ahmadabad district, Gujarat

Dhandhuka Taluka of Ahmadabad district has total population of 145,252 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 75,784 are males while 69,468 are females. In 2011 there were total 26,922 families residing in Dhandhuka Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Dhandhuka Taluka is 917.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22.4% people lives in Urban areas while 77.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.4% while that in the rural areas is 71.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dhandhuka Taluka is 910 while that of Rural areas is 919.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhandhuka Taluka is 18969 which is 13% of the total population. There are 10094 male children and 8875 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhandhuka Taluka is 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 917 ) of Dhandhuka Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Dhandhuka Taluka is 73.71%. The male literacy rate is 73.31% and the female literacy rate is 54.02% in Dhandhuka Taluka.

Population
145,252
Literacy
73.71%
Sex Ratio
917

To facilitate the administration, Dhandhuka Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 69 villages.

Dhandhuka Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dhandhuka Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 18,969 10,094 8,875
Literacy 73.71% 73.31% 54.02%
Scheduled Caste 12,167 6,445 5,722
Scheduled Tribe 355 177 178
Illiterate 52,164 20,226 31,938

Caste-wise Population - Dhandhuka Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Dhandhuka Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 12,167 6,445 5,722
Schedule Tribe 355 177 178

Religion-wise Population - Dhandhuka Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 128,483 (88.46%) 67,131 61,352
Muslim 15,832 (10.9%) 8,156 7,676
Christian 131 (0.09%) 66 65
Sikh 20 (0.01%) 13 7
Buddhist 11 (0.01%) 7 4
Jain 698 (0.48%) 361 337
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 77 (0.05%) 50 27

Literacy Rate - Dhandhuka Taluka

Average literacy rate of Dhandhuka Taluka in 2011 were 73.71% in which, male and female literacy were 84.58% and 61.94% respectively. Total literate in Dhandhuka Taluka were 93,088 of which male and female were 55,558 and 37,530 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dhandhuka Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Dhandhuka Taluka is 917 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 917 females in Dhandhuka Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 917 ) of Dhandhuka Taluka.


Child Population - Dhandhuka Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 18,969 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dhandhuka Taluka. Out of which 18,969 were male while 18,969 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dhandhuka Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 6,350 families under Dhandhuka Taluka living in urban areas while 6,350 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 22.4% of total population of Dhandhuka Taluka lives in Urban areas while 77.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,747 while that in rural region is 15,222.

Total Urban Rural
Population 145,252 32,475 112,777
Children (0 - 6 years) 18,969 3,747 15,222
Schedule Caste 12,167 2,124 10,043
Schedule Tribe 355 138 217
Literacy 73.71% 81.39% 71.45%
Sex Ratio 917 910 919

Working Population - Dhandhuka Taluka

In Dhandhuka Taluka out of total population, 58,585 were engaged in work activities. 77.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 58,585 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,340 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19,567 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 45,505 37,307 8,198
Cultivators 9,340 8,675 665
Agriculture Labourer 19,567 14,321 5,246
Household Industries 495 364 131
Other Workers 16,103 13,947 2,156
Marginal Workers 13,080 4,942 8,138
Non Working 86,667 33,535 53,132

Dhandhuka Taluka Map


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