Barmer Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Barmer district, Rajasthan

Barmer Tehsil of Barmer district has total population of 370,721 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 197,280 are males while 173,441 are females. In 2011 there were total 65,676 families residing in Barmer Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Barmer Tehsil is 879.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 27.2% people lives in Urban areas while 72.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 80.9% while that in the rural areas is 58.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Barmer Tehsil is 879 while that of Rural areas is 879.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barmer Tehsil is 64982 which is 18% of the total population. There are 34316 male children and 30666 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barmer Tehsil is 894 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 879 ) of Barmer Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Barmer Tehsil is 64.53%. The male literacy rate is 64.62% and the female literacy rate is 40.24% in Barmer Tehsil.

Population
370,721
Literacy
64.53%
Sex Ratio
879

To facilitate the administration, Barmer Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 295 villages.

Barmer Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 64,982 34,316 30,666
Literacy 64.53% 64.62% 40.24%
Scheduled Caste 56,356 29,506 26,850
Scheduled Tribe 17,283 9,151 8,132
Illiterate 173,436 69,795 103,641

Caste-wise Population - Barmer Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.7% of total population in Barmer Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 56,356 29,506 26,850
Schedule Tribe 17,283 9,151 8,132

Religion-wise Population - Barmer Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 329,982 (89.01%) 175,751 154,231
Muslim 27,759 (7.49%) 14,700 13,059
Christian 367 (0.1%) 222 145
Sikh 260 (0.07%) 176 84
Buddhist 19 (0.01%) 14 5
Jain 11,791 (3.18%) 6,134 5,657
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 541 (0.15%) 282 259

Literacy Rate - Barmer Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Barmer Tehsil in 2011 were 64.53% in which, male and female literacy were 78.23% and 48.89% respectively. Total literate in Barmer Tehsil were 197,285 of which male and female were 127,485 and 69,800 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Barmer Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Barmer Tehsil is 879 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 879 females in Barmer Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 894 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 879 ) of Barmer Tehsil.


Child Population - Barmer Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 64,982 children between age 0 to 6 years in Barmer Tehsil. Out of which 64,982 were male while 64,982 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Barmer Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 18,601 families under Barmer Tehsil living in urban areas while 18,601 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 27.2% of total population of Barmer Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 72.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 14,191 while that in rural region is 50,791.

Total Urban Rural
Population 370,721 100,828 269,893
Children (0 - 6 years) 64,982 14,191 50,791
Schedule Caste 56,356 15,044 41,312
Schedule Tribe 17,283 1,539 15,744
Literacy 64.53% 80.86% 58.07%
Sex Ratio 879 879 879

Working Population - Barmer Tehsil

In Barmer Tehsil out of total population, 158,256 were engaged in work activities. 64.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 158,256 workers engaged in Main Work, 38,770 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,277 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 102,425 80,764 21,661
Cultivators 38,770 24,003 14,767
Agriculture Labourer 3,277 2,232 1,045
Household Industries 3,620 2,829 791
Other Workers 56,758 51,700 5,058
Marginal Workers 55,831 21,278 34,553
Non Working 212,465 95,238 117,227

Barmer Tehsil Map


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