Basna Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Mahasamund district, Chhattisgarh

Basna Tehsil of Mahasamund district has total population of 175,617 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 86,852 are males while 88,765 are females. In 2011 there were total 42,805 families residing in Basna Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Basna Tehsil is 1,022.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 5.9% people lives in Urban areas while 94.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84.2% while that in the rural areas is 68.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Basna Tehsil is 1,010 while that of Rural areas is 1,023.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Basna Tehsil is 21813 which is 12% of the total population. There are 11120 male children and 10693 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Basna Tehsil is 962 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,022 ) of Basna Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Basna Tehsil is 69.8%. The male literacy rate is 70.11% and the female literacy rate is 52.34% in Basna Tehsil.

Population
175,617
Literacy
69.8%
Sex Ratio
1,022

To facilitate the administration, Basna Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 225 villages.

Basna Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 21,813 11,120 10,693
Literacy 69.8% 70.11% 52.34%
Scheduled Caste 23,718 11,560 12,158
Scheduled Tribe 50,005 24,668 25,337
Illiterate 68,262 25,961 42,301

Caste-wise Population - Basna Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 28.5% of total population in Basna Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 23,718 11,560 12,158
Schedule Tribe 50,005 24,668 25,337

Religion-wise Population - Basna Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 171,451 (97.63%) 84,736 86,715
Muslim 2,725 (1.55%) 1,390 1,335
Christian 599 (0.34%) 291 308
Sikh 530 (0.3%) 270 260
Buddhist 2 (0%) 1 1
Jain 7 (0%) 5 2
Other Religion 221 (0.13%) 108 113
No Religion Specified 82 (0.05%) 51 31

Literacy Rate - Basna Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Basna Tehsil in 2011 were 69.8% in which, male and female literacy were 80.4% and 59.51% respectively. Total literate in Basna Tehsil were 107,355 of which male and female were 60,891 and 46,464 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Basna Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Basna Tehsil is 1,022 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,022 females in Basna Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 962 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,022 ) of Basna Tehsil.


Child Population - Basna Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 21,813 children between age 0 to 6 years in Basna Tehsil. Out of which 21,813 were male while 21,813 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Basna Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,318 families under Basna Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,318 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 5.9% of total population of Basna Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 94.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,346 while that in rural region is 20,467.

Total Urban Rural
Population 175,617 10,345 165,272
Children (0 - 6 years) 21,813 1,346 20,467
Schedule Caste 23,718 1,517 22,201
Schedule Tribe 50,005 697 49,308
Literacy 69.8% 84.18% 68.91%
Sex Ratio 1,022 1,010 1,023

Working Population - Basna Tehsil

In Basna Tehsil out of total population, 82,711 were engaged in work activities. 63.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 82,711 workers engaged in Main Work, 20,164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,003 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 52,435 38,492 13,943
Cultivators 20,164 16,257 3,907
Agriculture Labourer 23,003 14,881 8,122
Household Industries 928 593 335
Other Workers 8,340 6,761 1,579
Marginal Workers 30,276 11,642 18,634
Non Working 92,906 36,718 56,188

Basna Tehsil Map


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