Sehore District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Madhya Pradesh) - Census 2011

Sehore district of Madhya Pradesh has total population of 1,311,332 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 683,743 are males while 627,589 are females. In 2011 there were total 257,311 families residing in Sehore district. The Average Sex Ratio of Sehore district is 918.

Sehore district, Madhya Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18.9% people lives in Urban areas while 81.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.6% while that in the rural areas is 67.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sehore district is 924 while that of Rural areas is 916.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sehore district is 197429 which is 15% of the total population. There are 103240 male children and 94189 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sehore is 912 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (918) of Sehore district.

The total literacy rate of Sehore district is 70.06%. The male literacy rate is 68.62% and the female literacy rate is 49.58% in Sehore district.

Population
1,311,332
Literacy
70.06%
Sex Ratio
918

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

Sehore Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 197,429 103,240 94,189
Literacy 70.06% 68.62% 49.58%
Scheduled Caste 271,281 141,366 129,915
Scheduled Tribe 145,512 74,391 71,121
Illiterate 530,970 214,535 316,435

Caste-wise Population - Sehore district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.1% of total population in Sehore district of Madhya Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 271,281 141,366 129,915
Schedule Tribe 145,512 74,391 71,121

Religion-wise Population - Sehore district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,163,607 (88.73%) 607,105 556,502
Muslim 137,980 (10.52%) 71,642 66,338
Christian 1,404 (0.11%) 744 660
Sikh 640 (0.05%) 329 311
Buddhist 357 (0.03%) 176 181
Jain 6,232 (0.48%) 3,191 3,041
Other Religion 66 (0.01%) 36 30
No Religion Specified 1,046 (0.08%) 520 526

Literacy Rate - Sehore district

The total literacy rate of Sehore district was 70.06% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 69.32% of Madhya Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 780,362 literates, males were 469,208 while females were 311,154. Also the male literacy rate was 80.83% and the female literacy rate was 58.33% in Sehore district.

  Sehore district Madhya Pradesh
Female 58.33% 59.24%
Male 80.83% 78.73%
Total 70.06% 69.32%

Sex Ratio - Sehore district

The Sex Ratio of Sehore district is 918 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 918 females in Sehore district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 912 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 918 ) of Sehore district.


Population Density - Sehore district

The total area of Sehore district is 6,578 km2. Thus the density of Sehore district is 199 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 98 sq. km. area is under urban region while 6,480 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Sehore district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Sehore, 18.95% people lived in urban regions while 81.05% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 248,462 out of which 129,107 were males while remaining 119,355 were females. In rural areas of Sehore, male population was 554,636 while female population was 508,234.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Sehore was 924 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Sehore was 909 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Sehore were 32,209 which is 12.96% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Sehore was 916 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Sehore was 913 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Sehore for urban regions was 81.62 percent in which males were 87.81% literate while female literacy stood at 74.96%. The total literate population of Sehore was 780,362. Similarly in rural areas of Sehore, the average literacy rate was 67.27 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 79.16% and 54.31% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Sehore were 603,846.

Rural Urban
Population % 81.05% 18.95%
Total population 1,062,870 248,462
Male population 554,636 129,107
Female population 508,234 119,355
Sex ratio 916 924
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 913 909
Child population 165,220 32,209
Literates 603,846 176,516
Average literacy 67.27% 81.62%
Male literacy 79.16% 87.81%
Female literacy 54.31% 74.96%

Child Population - Sehore district

According to Census 2011, there were 197,429 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sehore district. Out of which 103,240 were male while 94,189 were female.


Working Population - Sehore district

In Sehore district out of total population, 586,087 were engaged in work activities. 63.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 586,087 workers engaged in Main Work, 156,629 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 103,531 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 372,150 287,341 84,809
Cultivators 156,629 126,304 30,325
Agriculture Labourer 103,531 68,156 35,375
Household Industries 5,427 4,114 1,313
Other Workers 106,563 88,767 17,796
Marginal Workers 213,937 77,218 136,719
Non Working 725,245 319,184 406,061

Sehore district Map


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