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

Bijapur Taluka of Bijapur district has total population of 721,075 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 367,179 are males while 353,896 are females. In 2011 there were total 138,156 families residing in Bijapur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Bijapur Taluka is 964.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 45.4% people lives in Urban areas while 54.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.2% while that in the rural areas is 61.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bijapur Taluka is 982 while that of Rural areas is 949.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bijapur Taluka is 101886 which is 14% of the total population. There are 52780 male children and 49106 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bijapur Taluka is 930 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 964 ) of Bijapur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Bijapur Taluka is 71.56%. The male literacy rate is 68.14% and the female literacy rate is 54.5% in Bijapur Taluka.

Population
721,075
Literacy
71.56%
Sex Ratio
964

To facilitate the administration, Bijapur Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 131 villages.

Bijapur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 101,886 52,780 49,106
Literacy 71.56% 68.14% 54.5%
Scheduled Caste 151,115 77,493 73,622
Scheduled Tribe 10,363 5,195 5,168
Illiterate 278,012 116,998 161,014

Caste-wise Population - Bijapur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.4% of total population in Bijapur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 151,115 77,493 73,622
Schedule Tribe 10,363 5,195 5,168

Religion-wise Population - Bijapur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 552,381 (76.61%) 281,896 270,485
Muslim 158,107 (21.93%) 80,077 78,030
Christian 1,339 (0.19%) 578 761
Sikh 325 (0.05%) 171 154
Buddhist 178 (0.02%) 98 80
Jain 5,143 (0.71%) 2,602 2,541
Other Religion 171 (0.02%) 79 92
No Religion Specified 3,431 (0.48%) 1,678 1,753

Literacy Rate - Bijapur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Bijapur Taluka in 2011 were 71.56% in which, male and female literacy were 79.57% and 63.28% respectively. Total literate in Bijapur Taluka were 443,063 of which male and female were 250,181 and 192,882 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bijapur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Bijapur Taluka is 964 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 964 females in Bijapur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 930 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 964 ) of Bijapur Taluka.


Child Population - Bijapur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 101,886 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bijapur Taluka. Out of which 101,886 were male while 101,886 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bijapur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 65,543 families under Bijapur Taluka living in urban areas while 65,543 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 45.4% of total population of Bijapur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 54.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 42,207 while that in rural region is 59,679.

Total Urban Rural
Population 721,075 327,427 393,648
Children (0 - 6 years) 101,886 42,207 59,679
Schedule Caste 151,115 47,835 103,280
Schedule Tribe 10,363 5,872 4,491
Literacy 71.56% 83.21% 61.6%
Sex Ratio 964 982 949

Working Population - Bijapur Taluka

In Bijapur Taluka out of total population, 282,254 were engaged in work activities. 80.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 282,254 workers engaged in Main Work, 58,489 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 56,685 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 227,949 162,322 65,627
Cultivators 58,489 44,203 14,286
Agriculture Labourer 56,685 29,034 27,651
Household Industries 6,311 4,189 2,122
Other Workers 106,464 84,896 21,568
Marginal Workers 54,305 26,914 27,391
Non Working 438,821 177,943 260,878

Bijapur Taluka Map


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