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

Pune district of Maharashtra has total population of 9,429,408 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 4,924,105 are males while 4,505,303 are females. In 2011 there were total 2,151,503 families residing in Pune district. The Average Sex Ratio of Pune district is 915.

Pune district, Maharashtra

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 61% people lives in Urban areas while 39% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.4% while that in the rural areas is 81%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Pune district is 904 while that of Rural areas is 932.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pune district is 1104959 which is 12% of the total population. There are 586665 male children and 518294 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pune is 883 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (915) of Pune district.

The total literacy rate of Pune district is 86.15%. The male literacy rate is 80.02% and the female literacy rate is 71.73% in Pune district.

Population
9,429,408
Literacy
86.15%
Sex Ratio
915

To facilitate the administration, Pune district is further divided into 14 Talukas (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Talukas consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Pune Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 1,104,959 586,665 518,294
Literacy 86.15% 80.02% 71.73%
Scheduled Caste 1,180,703 602,755 577,948
Scheduled Tribe 348,876 179,132 169,744
Illiterate 2,257,685 983,895 1,273,790

Caste-wise Population - Pune district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.7% of total population in Pune district of Maharashtra.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,180,703 602,755 577,948
Schedule Tribe 348,876 179,132 169,744

Religion-wise Population - Pune district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 8,090,254 (85.8%) 4,232,975 3,857,279
Muslim 673,704 (7.14%) 352,757 320,947
Christian 134,192 (1.42%) 66,449 67,743
Sikh 27,090 (0.29%) 14,974 12,116
Buddhist 340,404 (3.61%) 172,748 167,656
Jain 127,786 (1.36%) 65,560 62,226
Other Religion 9,873 (0.1%) 5,116 4,757
No Religion Specified 26,105 (0.28%) 13,526 12,579

Literacy Rate - Pune district

The total literacy rate of Pune district was 86.15% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 82.34% of Maharashtra. Population-wise, out of total 7,171,723 literates, males were 3,940,210 while females were 3,231,513. Also the male literacy rate was 90.84% and the female literacy rate was 81.05% in Pune district.

  Pune district Maharashtra
Female 81.05% 75.87%
Male 90.84% 88.38%
Total 86.15% 82.34%

Sex Ratio - Pune district

The Sex Ratio of Pune district is 915 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 915 females in Pune district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 883 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 915 ) of Pune district.


Population Density - Pune district

The total area of Pune district is 15,643 km2. Thus the density of Pune district is 603 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 807 sq. km. area is under urban region while 14,836 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Pune district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Pune, 60.99% people lived in urban regions while 39.01% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 5,751,182 out of which 3,020,665 were males while remaining 2,730,517 were females. In rural areas of Pune, male population was 1,903,440 while female population was 1,774,786.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Pune was 904 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Pune was 892 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Pune were 664,857 which is 11.56% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Pune was 932 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Pune was 871 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Pune for urban regions was 89.45 percent in which males were 92.46% literate while female literacy stood at 86.12%. The total literate population of Pune was 7,171,723. Similarly in rural areas of Pune, the average literacy rate was 80.98 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 88.25% and 73.25% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Pune were 2,622,222.

Rural Urban
Population % 39.01% 60.99%
Total population 3,678,226 5,751,182
Male population 1,903,440 3,020,665
Female population 1,774,786 2,730,517
Sex ratio 932 904
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 871 892
Child population 440,102 664,857
Literates 2,622,222 4,549,501
Average literacy 80.98% 89.45%
Male literacy 88.25% 92.46%
Female literacy 73.25% 86.12%

Child Population - Pune district

According to Census 2011, there were 1,104,959 children between age 0 to 6 years in Pune district. Out of which 586,665 were male while 518,294 were female.


Working Population - Pune district

In Pune district out of total population, 4,048,993 were engaged in work activities. 92.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,048,993 workers engaged in Main Work, 832,261 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 366,010 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,751,221 2,658,832 1,092,389
Cultivators 832,261 482,112 350,149
Agriculture Labourer 366,010 180,005 186,005
Household Industries 90,460 53,765 36,695
Other Workers 2,462,490 1,942,950 519,540
Marginal Workers 297,772 150,984 146,788
Non Working 5,380,415 2,114,289 3,266,126

Pune district Map


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