Buxwaha Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chhatarpur district, Madhya Pradesh

Buxwaha Tehsil of Chhatarpur district has total population of 90,277 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 48,285 are males while 41,992 are females. In 2011 there were total 20,733 families residing in Buxwaha Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Buxwaha Tehsil is 870.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.3% people lives in Urban areas while 88.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 78.3% while that in the rural areas is 63.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Buxwaha Tehsil is 896 while that of Rural areas is 866.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Buxwaha Tehsil is 15341 which is 17% of the total population. There are 8037 male children and 7304 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Buxwaha Tehsil is 909 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 870 ) of Buxwaha Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Buxwaha Tehsil is 64.86%. The male literacy rate is 61.84% and the female literacy rate is 44.63% in Buxwaha Tehsil.

Population
90,277
Literacy
64.86%
Sex Ratio
870

To facilitate the administration, Buxwaha Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 131 villages.

Buxwaha Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 15,341 8,037 7,304
Literacy 64.86% 61.84% 44.63%
Scheduled Caste 17,099 9,169 7,930
Scheduled Tribe 10,626 5,546 5,080
Illiterate 41,677 18,424 23,253

Caste-wise Population - Buxwaha Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.8% of total population in Buxwaha Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 17,099 9,169 7,930
Schedule Tribe 10,626 5,546 5,080

Religion-wise Population - Buxwaha Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 87,047 (96.42%) 46,651 40,396
Muslim 1,227 (1.36%) 628 599
Christian 34 (0.04%) 16 18
Sikh 4 (0%) 1 3
Buddhist 21 (0.02%) 13 8
Jain 1,886 (2.09%) 950 936
Other Religion 8 (0.01%) 5 3
No Religion Specified 50 (0.06%) 21 29

Literacy Rate - Buxwaha Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Buxwaha Tehsil in 2011 were 64.86% in which, male and female literacy were 74.19% and 54.02% respectively. Total literate in Buxwaha Tehsil were 48,600 of which male and female were 29,861 and 18,739 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Buxwaha Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Buxwaha Tehsil is 870 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 870 females in Buxwaha Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 909 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 870 ) of Buxwaha Tehsil.


Child Population - Buxwaha Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 15,341 children between age 0 to 6 years in Buxwaha Tehsil. Out of which 15,341 were male while 15,341 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Buxwaha Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,032 families under Buxwaha Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,032 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11.3% of total population of Buxwaha Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 88.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,443 while that in rural region is 13,898.

Total Urban Rural
Population 90,277 10,216 80,061
Children (0 - 6 years) 15,341 1,443 13,898
Schedule Caste 17,099 2,238 14,861
Schedule Tribe 10,626 230 10,396
Literacy 64.86% 78.31% 63.07%
Sex Ratio 870 896 866

Working Population - Buxwaha Tehsil

In Buxwaha Tehsil out of total population, 39,868 were engaged in work activities. 60% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 39,868 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,402 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7,309 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,911 17,982 5,929
Cultivators 9,402 7,904 1,498
Agriculture Labourer 7,309 5,275 2,034
Household Industries 2,204 883 1,321
Other Workers 4,996 3,920 1,076
Marginal Workers 15,957 7,543 8,414
Non Working 50,409 22,760 27,649

Buxwaha Tehsil Map


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