Tonk District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Rajasthan) - Census 2011

Tonk district of Rajasthan has total population of 1,421,326 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 728,136 are males while 693,190 are females. In 2011 there were total 266,870 families residing in Tonk district. The Average Sex Ratio of Tonk district is 952.

Tonk district, Rajasthan

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22.4% people lives in Urban areas while 77.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 73.8% while that in the rural areas is 58%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tonk district is 985 while that of Rural areas is 943.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tonk district is 204038 which is 14% of the total population. There are 107868 male children and 96170 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tonk is 892 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (952) of Tonk district.

The total literacy rate of Tonk district is 61.58%. The male literacy rate is 65.69% and the female literacy rate is 39.14% in Tonk district.

Population
1,421,326
Literacy
61.58%
Sex Ratio
952

To facilitate the administration, Tonk 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.

Tonk Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 204,038 107,868 96,170
Literacy 61.58% 65.69% 39.14%
Scheduled Caste 287,903 148,110 139,793
Scheduled Tribe 178,207 92,677 85,530
Illiterate 671,667 249,807 421,860

Caste-wise Population - Tonk district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 12.5% of total population in Tonk district of Rajasthan.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 287,903 148,110 139,793
Schedule Tribe 178,207 92,677 85,530

Religion-wise Population - Tonk district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,243,527 (87.49%) 637,843 605,684
Muslim 153,146 (10.77%) 77,794 75,352
Christian 754 (0.05%) 351 403
Sikh 378 (0.03%) 170 208
Buddhist 122 (0.01%) 56 66
Jain 22,458 (1.58%) 11,420 11,038
Other Religion 30 (0%) 16 14
No Religion Specified 911 (0.06%) 486 425

Literacy Rate - Tonk district

The total literacy rate of Tonk district was 61.58% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 66.11% of Rajasthan. Population-wise, out of total 749,659 literates, males were 478,329 while females were 271,330. Also the male literacy rate was 77.12% and the female literacy rate was 45.45% in Tonk district.

  Tonk district Rajasthan
Female 45.45% 52.12%
Male 77.12% 79.19%
Total 61.58% 66.11%

Sex Ratio - Tonk district

The Sex Ratio of Tonk district is 952 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 952 females in Tonk district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 892 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 952 ) of Tonk district.


Population Density - Tonk district

The total area of Tonk district is 7,194 km2. Thus the density of Tonk district is 198 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 242 sq. km. area is under urban region while 6,952 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Tonk district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Tonk, 22.35% people lived in urban regions while 77.65% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 317,723 out of which 160,091 were males while remaining 157,632 were females. In rural areas of Tonk, male population was 568,045 while female population was 535,558.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Tonk was 985 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Tonk was 872 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Tonk were 42,851 which is 13.49% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Tonk was 943 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Tonk was 897 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Tonk for urban regions was 73.84 percent in which males were 82.94% literate while female literacy stood at 64.76%. The total literate population of Tonk was 749,659. Similarly in rural areas of Tonk, the average literacy rate was 58.01 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 75.46% and 39.66% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Tonk were 546,702.

Rural Urban
Population % 77.65% 22.35%
Total population 1,103,603 317,723
Male population 568,045 160,091
Female population 535,558 157,632
Sex ratio 943 985
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 897 872
Child population 161,187 42,851
Literates 546,702 202,957
Average literacy 58.01% 73.84%
Male literacy 75.46% 82.94%
Female literacy 39.66% 64.76%

Child Population - Tonk district

According to Census 2011, there were 204,038 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tonk district. Out of which 107,868 were male while 96,170 were female.


Working Population - Tonk district

In Tonk district out of total population, 649,161 were engaged in work activities. 76.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 649,161 workers engaged in Main Work, 273,513 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 54,875 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 495,797 318,276 177,521
Cultivators 273,513 157,826 115,687
Agriculture Labourer 54,875 25,588 29,287
Household Industries 12,084 7,288 4,796
Other Workers 155,325 127,574 27,751
Marginal Workers 153,364 53,572 99,792
Non Working 772,165 356,288 415,877

Tonk district Map


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