Chohtan Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Barmer district, Rajasthan

Chohtan Tehsil of Barmer district has total population of 485,344 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 255,419 are males while 229,925 are females. In 2011 there were total 83,284 families residing in Chohtan Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Chohtan Tehsil is 900.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Chohtan Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 46.3% and the sex ratio of Chohtan Tehsil is 900.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chohtan Tehsil is 100852 which is 21% of the total population. There are 52515 male children and 48337 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chohtan Tehsil is 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 900 ) of Chohtan Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Chohtan Tehsil is 46.32%. The male literacy rate is 47.63% and the female literacy rate is 24.55% in Chohtan Tehsil.

Population
485,344
Literacy
46.32%
Sex Ratio
900

To facilitate the administration, Chohtan Tehsil is further divided into 427 villages.

Chohtan Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 100,852 52,515 48,337
Literacy 46.32% 47.63% 24.55%
Scheduled Caste 103,216 54,077 49,139
Scheduled Tribe 43,252 22,814 20,438
Illiterate 307,242 133,766 173,476

Caste-wise Population - Chohtan Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.9% of total population in Chohtan Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 103,216 54,077 49,139
Schedule Tribe 43,252 22,814 20,438

Religion-wise Population - Chohtan Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 379,572 (78.21%) 200,114 179,458
Muslim 102,577 (21.13%) 53,601 48,976
Christian 168 (0.03%) 87 81
Sikh 35 (0.01%) 22 13
Buddhist 17 (0%) 10 7
Jain 2,621 (0.54%) 1,384 1,237
Other Religion 2 (0%) 2 0
No Religion Specified 352 (0.07%) 199 153

Literacy Rate - Chohtan Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Chohtan Tehsil in 2011 were 46.32% in which, male and female literacy were 59.96% and 31.09% respectively. Total literate in Chohtan Tehsil were 178,102 of which male and female were 121,653 and 56,449 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chohtan Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Chohtan Tehsil is 900 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 900 females in Chohtan Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 900 ) of Chohtan Tehsil.


Child Population - Chohtan Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 100,852 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chohtan Tehsil. Out of which 100,852 were male while 100,852 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chohtan Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Chohtan Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Chohtan Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 100,852.

Total Urban Rural
Population 485,344 0 485,344
Children (0 - 6 years) 100,852 0 100,852
Schedule Caste 103,216 0 103,216
Schedule Tribe 43,252 0 43,252
Literacy 46.32% - 46.32%
Sex Ratio 900 - 900

Working Population - Chohtan Tehsil

In Chohtan Tehsil out of total population, 238,070 were engaged in work activities. 63.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 238,070 workers engaged in Main Work, 115,453 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,220 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 151,108 103,516 47,592
Cultivators 115,453 76,544 38,909
Agriculture Labourer 14,220 9,137 5,083
Household Industries 2,140 1,673 467
Other Workers 19,295 16,162 3,133
Marginal Workers 86,962 29,550 57,412
Non Working 247,274 122,353 124,921

Chohtan Tehsil Map


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