Baramulla Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Baramula district, Jammu and Kashmir

Baramulla Tehsil of Baramula district has total population of 149,649 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 79,675 are males while 69,974 are females. In 2011 there were total 24,196 families residing in Baramulla Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Baramulla Tehsil is 878.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 47.7% people lives in Urban areas while 52.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.6% while that in the rural areas is 64.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Baramulla Tehsil is 847 while that of Rural areas is 908.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Baramulla Tehsil is 20823 which is 14% of the total population. There are 11091 male children and 9732 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Baramulla Tehsil is 877 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 878 ) of Baramulla Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Baramulla Tehsil is 71.73%. The male literacy rate is 70.1% and the female literacy rate is 52.24% in Baramulla Tehsil.

Population
149,649
Literacy
71.73%
Sex Ratio
878

To facilitate the administration, Baramulla Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 42 villages.

Baramulla Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 20,823 11,091 9,732
Literacy 71.73% 70.1% 52.24%
Scheduled Caste 115 109 6
Scheduled Tribe 4,365 2,306 2,059
Illiterate 57,242 23,824 33,418

Caste-wise Population - Baramulla Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.9% of total population in Baramulla Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 115 109 6
Schedule Tribe 4,365 2,306 2,059

Religion-wise Population - Baramulla Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 4,695 (3.14%) 4,573 122
Muslim 136,081 (90.93%) 70,201 65,880
Christian 278 (0.19%) 172 106
Sikh 8,404 (5.62%) 4,616 3,788
Buddhist 23 (0.02%) 20 3
Jain 2 (0%) 2 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 166 (0.11%) 91 75

Literacy Rate - Baramulla Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Baramulla Tehsil in 2011 were 71.73% in which, male and female literacy were 81.43% and 60.68% respectively. Total literate in Baramulla Tehsil were 92,407 of which male and female were 55,851 and 36,556 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Baramulla Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Baramulla Tehsil is 878 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 878 females in Baramulla Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 877 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 878 ) of Baramulla Tehsil.


Child Population - Baramulla Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 20,823 children between age 0 to 6 years in Baramulla Tehsil. Out of which 20,823 were male while 20,823 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Baramulla Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 11,725 families under Baramulla Tehsil living in urban areas while 11,725 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 47.7% of total population of Baramulla Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 52.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 8,878 while that in rural region is 11,945.

Total Urban Rural
Population 149,649 71,434 78,215
Children (0 - 6 years) 20,823 8,878 11,945
Schedule Caste 115 91 24
Schedule Tribe 4,365 50 4,315
Literacy 71.73% 79.6% 64.3%
Sex Ratio 878 847 908

Working Population - Baramulla Tehsil

In Baramulla Tehsil out of total population, 45,522 were engaged in work activities. 72.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 45,522 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,807 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,630 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 32,903 30,041 2,862
Cultivators 1,807 1,688 119
Agriculture Labourer 1,630 1,603 27
Household Industries 490 356 134
Other Workers 28,976 26,394 2,582
Marginal Workers 12,619 9,679 2,940
Non Working 104,127 39,955 64,172

Baramulla Tehsil Map


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