Rohtak District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Hariyana) - Census 2011

Rohtak district of Hariyana has total population of 1,061,204 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 568,479 are males while 492,725 are females. In 2011 there were total 206,988 families residing in Rohtak district. The Average Sex Ratio of Rohtak district is 867.

Rohtak district, Hariyana

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 42% people lives in Urban areas while 58% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84.9% while that in the rural areas is 76.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Rohtak district is 887 while that of Rural areas is 852.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rohtak district is 129330 which is 12% of the total population. There are 71041 male children and 58289 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rohtak is 820 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (867) of Rohtak district.

The total literacy rate of Rohtak district is 80.22%. The male literacy rate is 76.7% and the female literacy rate is 63.23% in Rohtak district.

Population
1,061,204
Literacy
80.22%
Sex Ratio
867

To facilitate the administration, Rohtak district is further divided into 3 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Rohtak Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 129,330 71,041 58,289
Literacy 80.22% 76.7% 63.23%
Scheduled Caste 216,889 115,573 101,316
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 313,622 132,454 181,168

Caste-wise Population - Rohtak district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Rohtak district of Hariyana.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 216,889 115,573 101,316
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Rohtak district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,043,887 (98.37%) 559,177 484,710
Muslim 8,185 (0.77%) 4,420 3,765
Christian 732 (0.07%) 411 321
Sikh 3,916 (0.37%) 2,098 1,818
Buddhist 200 (0.02%) 114 86
Jain 3,491 (0.33%) 1,817 1,674
Other Religion 24 (0%) 14 10
No Religion Specified 769 (0.07%) 428 341

Literacy Rate - Rohtak district

The total literacy rate of Rohtak district was 80.22% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 75.55% of Hariyana. Population-wise, out of total 747,582 literates, males were 436,025 while females were 311,557. Also the male literacy rate was 87.65% and the female literacy rate was 71.72% in Rohtak district.

  Rohtak district Hariyana
Female 71.72% 65.94%
Male 87.65% 84.06%
Total 80.22% 75.55%

Sex Ratio - Rohtak district

The Sex Ratio of Rohtak district is 867 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 867 females in Rohtak district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 820 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 867 ) of Rohtak district.


Population Density - Rohtak district

The total area of Rohtak district is 1,745 km2. Thus the density of Rohtak district is 608 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 106 sq. km. area is under urban region while 1,639 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Rohtak district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Rohtak, 42.04% people lived in urban regions while 57.96% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 446,164 out of which 236,445 were males while remaining 209,719 were females. In rural areas of Rohtak, male population was 332,034 while female population was 283,006.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Rohtak was 887 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Rohtak was 818 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Rohtak were 51,537 which is 11.55% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Rohtak was 852 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Rohtak was 822 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Rohtak for urban regions was 84.87 percent in which males were 89.95% literate while female literacy stood at 79.2%. The total literate population of Rohtak was 747,582. Similarly in rural areas of Rohtak, the average literacy rate was 76.81 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 86.01% and 66.08% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Rohtak were 412,667.

Rural Urban
Population % 57.96% 42.04%
Total population 615,040 446,164
Male population 332,034 236,445
Female population 283,006 209,719
Sex ratio 852 887
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 822 818
Child population 77,793 51,537
Literates 412,667 334,915
Average literacy 76.81% 84.87%
Male literacy 86.01% 89.95%
Female literacy 66.08% 79.2%

Child Population - Rohtak district

According to Census 2011, there were 129,330 children between age 0 to 6 years in Rohtak district. Out of which 71,041 were male while 58,289 were female.


Working Population - Rohtak district

In Rohtak district out of total population, 345,967 were engaged in work activities. 83.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 345,967 workers engaged in Main Work, 80,456 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20,616 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 288,949 238,995 49,954
Cultivators 80,456 67,251 13,205
Agriculture Labourer 20,616 16,444 4,172
Household Industries 6,353 4,495 1,858
Other Workers 181,524 150,805 30,719
Marginal Workers 57,018 33,651 23,367
Non Working 715,237 295,833 419,404

Rohtak district Map


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