Tehri Garhwal District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Uttarakhand) - Census 2011

Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand has total population of 618,931 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 297,986 are males while 320,945 are females. In 2011 there were total 132,714 families residing in Tehri Garhwal district. The Average Sex Ratio of Tehri Garhwal district is 1,077.

Tehri Garhwal district, Uttarakhand

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.3% people lives in Urban areas while 88.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 88.8% while that in the rural areas is 74.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tehri Garhwal district is 817 while that of Rural areas is 1,116.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tehri Garhwal district is 84657 which is 14% of the total population. There are 44634 male children and 40023 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tehri Garhwal is 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,077) of Tehri Garhwal district.

The total literacy rate of Tehri Garhwal district is 76.36%. The male literacy rate is 76.31% and the female literacy rate is 56.27% in Tehri Garhwal district.

Population
618,931
Literacy
76.36%
Sex Ratio
1,077

To facilitate the administration, Tehri Garhwal district is further divided into 7 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Tehri Garhwal Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 84,657 44,634 40,023
Literacy 76.36% 76.31% 56.27%
Scheduled Caste 102,130 50,371 51,759
Scheduled Tribe 875 459 416
Illiterate 210,937 70,580 140,357

Caste-wise Population - Tehri Garhwal district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 102,130 50,371 51,759
Schedule Tribe 875 459 416

Religion-wise Population - Tehri Garhwal district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 609,835 (98.53%) 292,799 317,036
Muslim 7,374 (1.19%) 4,222 3,152
Christian 656 (0.11%) 370 286
Sikh 290 (0.05%) 181 109
Buddhist 32 (0.01%) 23 9
Jain 91 (0.01%) 46 45
Other Religion 109 (0.02%) 57 52
No Religion Specified 544 (0.09%) 288 256

Literacy Rate - Tehri Garhwal district

The total literacy rate of Tehri Garhwal district was 76.36% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 78.82% of Uttarakhand. Population-wise, out of total 407,994 literates, males were 227,406 while females were 180,588. Also the male literacy rate was 89.76% and the female literacy rate was 64.28% in Tehri Garhwal district.

  Tehri Garhwal district Uttarakhand
Female 64.28% 70.01%
Male 89.76% 87.4%
Total 76.36% 78.82%

Sex Ratio - Tehri Garhwal district

The Sex Ratio of Tehri Garhwal district is 1,077 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,077 females in Tehri Garhwal district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,077 ) of Tehri Garhwal district.


Population Density - Tehri Garhwal district

The total area of Tehri Garhwal district is 3,642 km2. Thus the density of Tehri Garhwal district is 170 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 66 sq. km. area is under urban region while 3,576 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Tehri Garhwal district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Tehri Garhwal, 11.33% people lived in urban regions while 88.67% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 70,139 out of which 38,605 were males while remaining 31,534 were females. In rural areas of Tehri Garhwal, male population was 259,381 while female population was 289,411.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Tehri Garhwal was 817 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Tehri Garhwal was 846 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Tehri Garhwal were 7,939 which is 11.32% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Tehri Garhwal was 1,116 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Tehri Garhwal was 902 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Tehri Garhwal for urban regions was 88.77 percent in which males were 93.43% literate while female literacy stood at 83.05%. The total literate population of Tehri Garhwal was 407,994. Similarly in rural areas of Tehri Garhwal, the average literacy rate was 74.73 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 89.18% and 62.21% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Tehri Garhwal were 352,776.

Rural Urban
Population % 88.67% 11.33%
Total population 548,792 70,139
Male population 259,381 38,605
Female population 289,411 31,534
Sex ratio 1,116 817
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 902 846
Child population 76,718 7,939
Literates 352,776 55,218
Average literacy 74.73% 88.77%
Male literacy 89.18% 93.43%
Female literacy 62.21% 83.05%

Child Population - Tehri Garhwal district

According to Census 2011, there were 84,657 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tehri Garhwal district. Out of which 44,634 were male while 40,023 were female.


Working Population - Tehri Garhwal district

In Tehri Garhwal district out of total population, 280,442 were engaged in work activities. 59.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 280,442 workers engaged in Main Work, 97,523 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,582 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 165,912 98,619 67,293
Cultivators 97,523 42,409 55,114
Agriculture Labourer 3,582 2,007 1,575
Household Industries 2,229 1,680 549
Other Workers 62,578 52,523 10,055
Marginal Workers 114,530 42,202 72,328
Non Working 338,489 157,165 181,324

Tehri Garhwal district Map


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