Amb Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Una district, Himachal Pradesh

Amb Tehsil of Una district has total population of 168,793 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 84,985 are males while 83,808 are females. In 2011 there were total 36,710 families residing in Amb Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Amb Tehsil is 986.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 4.5% people lives in Urban areas while 95.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 92.6% while that in the rural areas is 88%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Amb Tehsil is 974 while that of Rural areas is 987.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Amb Tehsil is 18994 which is 11% of the total population. There are 10224 male children and 8770 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Amb Tehsil is 858 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Amb Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Amb Tehsil is 88.23%. The male literacy rate is 81.67% and the female literacy rate is 74.9% in Amb Tehsil.

Population
168,793
Literacy
88.23%
Sex Ratio
986

To facilitate the administration, Amb Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 252 villages.

Amb Tehsil Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Amb Tehsil.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 18,994 10,224 8,770
Literacy 88.23% 81.67% 74.9%
Scheduled Caste 40,874 20,639 20,235
Scheduled Tribe 4,027 2,064 1,963
Illiterate 36,619 15,580 21,039

Caste-wise Population - Amb Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.4% of total population in Amb Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 40,874 20,639 20,235
Schedule Tribe 4,027 2,064 1,963

Religion-wise Population - Amb Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 159,805 (94.68%) 80,315 79,490
Muslim 7,606 (4.51%) 3,941 3,665
Christian 56 (0.03%) 32 24
Sikh 1,251 (0.74%) 651 600
Buddhist 4 (0%) 2 2
Jain 8 (0%) 3 5
Other Religion 2 (0%) 2 0
No Religion Specified 61 (0.04%) 39 22

Literacy Rate - Amb Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Amb Tehsil in 2011 were 88.23% in which, male and female literacy were 92.84% and 83.65% respectively. Total literate in Amb Tehsil were 132,174 of which male and female were 69,405 and 62,769 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Amb Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Amb Tehsil is 986 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 986 females in Amb Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 858 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Amb Tehsil.


Child Population - Amb Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 18,994 children between age 0 to 6 years in Amb Tehsil. Out of which 18,994 were male while 18,994 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Amb Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,691 families under Amb Tehsil living in urban areas while 1,691 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 4.5% of total population of Amb Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 95.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 831 while that in rural region is 18,163.

Total Urban Rural
Population 168,793 7,610 161,183
Children (0 - 6 years) 18,994 831 18,163
Schedule Caste 40,874 1,136 39,738
Schedule Tribe 4,027 2 4,025
Literacy 88.23% 92.57% 88.03%
Sex Ratio 986 974 987

Working Population - Amb Tehsil

In Amb Tehsil out of total population, 71,608 were engaged in work activities. 58.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 71,608 workers engaged in Main Work, 10,701 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,991 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 42,151 32,728 9,423
Cultivators 10,701 6,975 3,726
Agriculture Labourer 1,991 1,660 331
Household Industries 884 640 244
Other Workers 28,575 23,453 5,122
Marginal Workers 29,457 12,490 16,967
Non Working 97,185 39,767 57,418

Amb Tehsil Map


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