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

Ujjain district of Madhya Pradesh has total population of 1,986,864 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 1,016,289 are males while 970,575 are females. In 2011 there were total 391,438 families residing in Ujjain district. The Average Sex Ratio of Ujjain district is 955.

Ujjain district, Madhya Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 39.2% people lives in Urban areas while 60.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.9% while that in the rural areas is 65.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Ujjain district is 948 while that of Rural areas is 959.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ujjain district is 271306 which is 14% of the total population. There are 140597 male children and 130709 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ujjain is 930 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Ujjain district.

The total literacy rate of Ujjain district is 72.34%. The male literacy rate is 71.91% and the female literacy rate is 52.56% in Ujjain district.

Population
1,986,864
Literacy
72.34%
Sex Ratio
955

To facilitate the administration, Ujjain 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.

Ujjain Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 271,306 140,597 130,709
Literacy 72.34% 71.91% 52.56%
Scheduled Caste 523,869 267,235 256,634
Scheduled Tribe 48,730 24,925 23,805
Illiterate 745,874 285,472 460,402

Caste-wise Population - Ujjain district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.5% of total population in Ujjain district of Madhya Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 523,869 267,235 256,634
Schedule Tribe 48,730 24,925 23,805

Religion-wise Population - Ujjain district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,718,204 (86.48%) 879,622 838,582
Muslim 233,133 (11.73%) 118,745 114,388
Christian 4,659 (0.23%) 2,269 2,390
Sikh 3,241 (0.16%) 1,689 1,552
Buddhist 945 (0.05%) 474 471
Jain 24,622 (1.24%) 12,464 12,158
Other Religion 211 (0.01%) 99 112
No Religion Specified 1,849 (0.09%) 927 922

Literacy Rate - Ujjain district

The total literacy rate of Ujjain district was 72.34% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 69.32% of Madhya Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 1,240,990 literates, males were 730,817 while females were 510,173. Also the male literacy rate was 83.46% and the female literacy rate was 60.74% in Ujjain district.

  Ujjain district Madhya Pradesh
Female 60.74% 59.24%
Male 83.46% 78.73%
Total 72.34% 69.32%

Sex Ratio - Ujjain district

The Sex Ratio of Ujjain district is 955 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 955 females in Ujjain district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 930 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 955 ) of Ujjain district.


Population Density - Ujjain district

The total area of Ujjain district is 6,091 km2. Thus the density of Ujjain district is 326 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 194 sq. km. area is under urban region while 5,897 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Ujjain district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Ujjain, 39.22% people lived in urban regions while 60.78% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 779,213 out of which 399,936 were males while remaining 379,277 were females. In rural areas of Ujjain, male population was 616,353 while female population was 591,298.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Ujjain was 948 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Ujjain was 922 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Ujjain were 92,145 which is 11.83% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Ujjain was 959 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Ujjain was 934 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Ujjain for urban regions was 82.9 percent in which males were 89.16% literate while female literacy stood at 76.33%. The total literate population of Ujjain was 1,240,990. Similarly in rural areas of Ujjain, the average literacy rate was 65.28 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 79.62% and 50.4% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Ujjain were 671,383.

Rural Urban
Population % 60.78% 39.22%
Total population 1,207,651 779,213
Male population 616,353 399,936
Female population 591,298 379,277
Sex ratio 959 948
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 934 922
Child population 179,161 92,145
Literates 671,383 569,607
Average literacy 65.28% 82.9%
Male literacy 79.62% 89.16%
Female literacy 50.4% 76.33%

Child Population - Ujjain district

According to Census 2011, there were 271,306 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ujjain district. Out of which 140,597 were male while 130,709 were female.


Working Population - Ujjain district

In Ujjain district out of total population, 897,442 were engaged in work activities. 76% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 897,442 workers engaged in Main Work, 242,673 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 170,365 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 682,115 485,641 196,474
Cultivators 242,673 169,461 73,212
Agriculture Labourer 170,365 98,266 72,099
Household Industries 15,461 10,452 5,009
Other Workers 253,616 207,462 46,154
Marginal Workers 215,327 83,784 131,543
Non Working 1,089,422 446,864 642,558

Ujjain district Map


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