Belgaum Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Belgaum district, Karnataka

Belgaum Taluka of Belgaum district has total population of 957,373 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 486,704 are males while 470,669 are females. In 2011 there were total 209,944 families residing in Belgaum Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Belgaum Taluka is 967.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 67.3% people lives in Urban areas while 32.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 88.9% while that in the rural areas is 72.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Belgaum Taluka is 967 while that of Rural areas is 968.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Belgaum Taluka is 108494 which is 11% of the total population. There are 55988 male children and 52506 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Belgaum Taluka is 938 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 967 ) of Belgaum Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Belgaum Taluka is 83.68%. The male literacy rate is 79.32% and the female literacy rate is 68.89% in Belgaum Taluka.

Population
957,373
Literacy
83.68%
Sex Ratio
967

To facilitate the administration, Belgaum Taluka is further divided into 14 towns and 124 villages.

Belgaum Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 108,494 55,988 52,506
Literacy 83.68% 79.32% 68.89%
Scheduled Caste 72,568 35,982 36,586
Scheduled Tribe 64,035 31,895 32,140
Illiterate 247,067 100,657 146,410

Caste-wise Population - Belgaum Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.7% of total population in Belgaum Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 72,568 35,982 36,586
Schedule Tribe 64,035 31,895 32,140

Religion-wise Population - Belgaum Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 772,283 (80.67%) 392,987 379,296
Muslim 138,612 (14.48%) 70,302 68,310
Christian 10,428 (1.09%) 5,109 5,319
Sikh 924 (0.1%) 553 371
Buddhist 343 (0.04%) 207 136
Jain 30,595 (3.2%) 15,581 15,014
Other Religion 47 (0%) 28 19
No Religion Specified 4,141 (0.43%) 1,937 2,204

Literacy Rate - Belgaum Taluka

Average literacy rate of Belgaum Taluka in 2011 were 83.68% in which, male and female literacy were 89.63% and 77.54% respectively. Total literate in Belgaum Taluka were 710,306 of which male and female were 386,047 and 324,259 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Belgaum Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Belgaum Taluka is 967 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 967 females in Belgaum Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 938 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 967 ) of Belgaum Taluka.


Child Population - Belgaum Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 108,494 children between age 0 to 6 years in Belgaum Taluka. Out of which 108,494 were male while 108,494 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Belgaum Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 145,066 families under Belgaum Taluka living in urban areas while 145,066 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 67.3% of total population of Belgaum Taluka lives in Urban areas while 32.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 70,040 while that in rural region is 38,454.

Total Urban Rural
Population 957,373 643,862 313,511
Children (0 - 6 years) 108,494 70,040 38,454
Schedule Caste 72,568 53,042 19,526
Schedule Tribe 64,035 21,314 42,721
Literacy 83.68% 88.9% 72.79%
Sex Ratio 967 967 968

Working Population - Belgaum Taluka

In Belgaum Taluka out of total population, 367,775 were engaged in work activities. 86.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 367,775 workers engaged in Main Work, 52,502 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25,416 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 316,777 246,936 69,841
Cultivators 52,502 36,835 15,667
Agriculture Labourer 25,416 11,267 14,149
Household Industries 12,118 9,372 2,746
Other Workers 226,741 189,462 37,279
Marginal Workers 50,998 28,519 22,479
Non Working 589,598 211,249 378,349

Belgaum Taluka Map


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