Nandurbar District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Maharashtra) - Census 2011

Nandurbar district of Maharashtra has total population of 1,648,295 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 833,170 are males while 815,125 are females. In 2011 there were total 323,521 families residing in Nandurbar district. The Average Sex Ratio of Nandurbar district is 978.

Nandurbar district, Maharashtra

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16.7% people lives in Urban areas while 83.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.6% while that in the rural areas is 59.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Nandurbar district is 893 while that of Rural areas is 996.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nandurbar district is 240222 which is 15% of the total population. There are 123582 male children and 116640 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nandurbar is 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Nandurbar district.

The total literacy rate of Nandurbar district is 64.38%. The male literacy rate is 61.46% and the female literacy rate is 48.39% in Nandurbar district.

Population
1,648,295
Literacy
64.38%
Sex Ratio
978

To facilitate the administration, Nandurbar district is further divided into 6 Talukas (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Talukas consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Nandurbar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 240,222 123,582 116,640
Literacy 64.38% 61.46% 48.39%
Scheduled Caste 47,985 24,273 23,712
Scheduled Tribe 1,141,933 568,026 573,907
Illiterate 741,786 321,071 420,715

Caste-wise Population - Nandurbar district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 69.3% of total population in Nandurbar district of Maharashtra.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 47,985 24,273 23,712
Schedule Tribe 1,141,933 568,026 573,907

Religion-wise Population - Nandurbar district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,521,618 (92.31%) 764,459 757,159
Muslim 96,182 (5.84%) 53,201 42,981
Christian 8,467 (0.51%) 4,162 4,305
Sikh 685 (0.04%) 346 339
Buddhist 4,969 (0.3%) 2,500 2,469
Jain 6,191 (0.38%) 3,169 3,022
Other Religion 2,907 (0.18%) 1,446 1,461
No Religion Specified 7,276 (0.44%) 3,887 3,389

Literacy Rate - Nandurbar district

The total literacy rate of Nandurbar district was 64.38% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 82.34% of Maharashtra. Population-wise, out of total 906,509 literates, males were 512,099 while females were 394,410. Also the male literacy rate was 72.17% and the female literacy rate was 56.47% in Nandurbar district.

  Nandurbar district Maharashtra
Female 56.47% 75.87%
Male 72.17% 88.38%
Total 64.38% 82.34%

Sex Ratio - Nandurbar district

The Sex Ratio of Nandurbar district is 978 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 978 females in Nandurbar district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 978 ) of Nandurbar district.


Population Density - Nandurbar district

The total area of Nandurbar district is 5,955 km2. Thus the density of Nandurbar district is 277 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 60 sq. km. area is under urban region while 5,895 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Nandurbar district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Nandurbar, 16.71% people lived in urban regions while 83.29% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 275,474 out of which 145,499 were males while remaining 129,975 were females. In rural areas of Nandurbar, male population was 687,671 while female population was 685,150.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Nandurbar was 893 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Nandurbar was 885 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Nandurbar were 32,706 which is 11.87% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Nandurbar was 996 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Nandurbar was 953 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Nandurbar for urban regions was 86.6 percent in which males were 91.13% literate while female literacy stood at 81.54%. The total literate population of Nandurbar was 906,509. Similarly in rural areas of Nandurbar, the average literacy rate was 59.75 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 67.99% and 51.54% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Nandurbar were 696,260.

Rural Urban
Population % 83.29% 16.71%
Total population 1,372,821 275,474
Male population 687,671 145,499
Female population 685,150 129,975
Sex ratio 996 893
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 953 885
Child population 207,516 32,706
Literates 696,260 210,249
Average literacy 59.75% 86.6%
Male literacy 67.99% 91.13%
Female literacy 51.54% 81.54%

Child Population - Nandurbar district

According to Census 2011, there were 240,222 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nandurbar district. Out of which 123,582 were male while 116,640 were female.


Working Population - Nandurbar district

In Nandurbar district out of total population, 792,065 were engaged in work activities. 83.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 792,065 workers engaged in Main Work, 192,433 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 350,630 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 664,193 395,928 268,265
Cultivators 192,433 127,705 64,728
Agriculture Labourer 350,630 175,727 174,903
Household Industries 10,154 6,043 4,111
Other Workers 110,976 86,453 24,523
Marginal Workers 127,872 46,970 80,902
Non Working 856,230 390,272 465,958

Nandurbar district Map


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