Becharaji Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Mahesana district, Gujarat

Becharaji Taluka of Mahesana district has total population of 99,588 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 51,152 are males while 48,436 are females. In 2011 there were total 20,728 families residing in Becharaji Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Becharaji Taluka is 947.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12.6% people lives in Urban areas while 87.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.5% while that in the rural areas is 74.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Becharaji Taluka is 923 while that of Rural areas is 950.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Becharaji Taluka is 12421 which is 12% of the total population. There are 6657 male children and 5764 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Becharaji Taluka is 866 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 947 ) of Becharaji Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Becharaji Taluka is 75.66%. The male literacy rate is 76.22% and the female literacy rate is 55.67% in Becharaji Taluka.

Population
99,588
Literacy
75.66%
Sex Ratio
947

To facilitate the administration, Becharaji Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 51 villages.

Becharaji Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Becharaji Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 12,421 6,657 5,764
Literacy 75.66% 76.22% 55.67%
Scheduled Caste 8,015 4,124 3,891
Scheduled Tribe 181 51 130
Illiterate 33,635 12,164 21,471

Caste-wise Population - Becharaji Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Becharaji Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 8,015 4,124 3,891
Schedule Tribe 181 51 130

Religion-wise Population - Becharaji Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 95,980 (96.38%) 49,280 46,700
Muslim 3,285 (3.3%) 1,698 1,587
Christian 61 (0.06%) 33 28
Sikh 16 (0.02%) 6 10
Buddhist 2 (0%) 2 0
Jain 207 (0.21%) 109 98
Other Religion 1 (0%) 0 1
No Religion Specified 36 (0.04%) 24 12

Literacy Rate - Becharaji Taluka

Average literacy rate of Becharaji Taluka in 2011 were 75.66% in which, male and female literacy were 87.62% and 63.19% respectively. Total literate in Becharaji Taluka were 65,953 of which male and female were 38,988 and 26,965 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Becharaji Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Becharaji Taluka is 947 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 947 females in Becharaji Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 866 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 947 ) of Becharaji Taluka.


Child Population - Becharaji Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 12,421 children between age 0 to 6 years in Becharaji Taluka. Out of which 12,421 were male while 12,421 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Becharaji Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,709 families under Becharaji Taluka living in urban areas while 2,709 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 12.6% of total population of Becharaji Taluka lives in Urban areas while 87.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,417 while that in rural region is 11,004.

Total Urban Rural
Population 99,588 12,574 87,014
Children (0 - 6 years) 12,421 1,417 11,004
Schedule Caste 8,015 521 7,494
Schedule Tribe 181 74 107
Literacy 75.66% 82.47% 74.66%
Sex Ratio 947 923 950

Working Population - Becharaji Taluka

In Becharaji Taluka out of total population, 42,310 were engaged in work activities. 83.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 42,310 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,378 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12,976 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 35,441 27,423 8,018
Cultivators 11,378 10,493 885
Agriculture Labourer 12,976 8,742 4,234
Household Industries 304 212 92
Other Workers 10,783 7,976 2,807
Marginal Workers 6,869 1,581 5,288
Non Working 57,278 22,148 35,130

Becharaji Taluka Map


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