Dapoli Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Ratnagiri district, Maharashtra

Dapoli Taluka of Ratnagiri district has total population of 178,340 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 82,817 are males while 95,523 are females. In 2011 there were total 45,354 families residing in Dapoli Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Dapoli Taluka is 1,153.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.2% people lives in Urban areas while 80.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 92.3% while that in the rural areas is 78.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dapoli Taluka is 996 while that of Rural areas is 1,195.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dapoli Taluka is 17019 which is 10% of the total population. There are 8827 male children and 8192 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dapoli Taluka is 928 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,153 ) of Dapoli Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Dapoli Taluka is 81.38%. The male literacy rate is 80.77% and the female literacy rate is 67.41% in Dapoli Taluka.

Population
178,340
Literacy
81.38%
Sex Ratio
1,153

To facilitate the administration, Dapoli Taluka is further divided into 4 towns and 173 villages.

Dapoli Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 17,019 8,827 8,192
Literacy 81.38% 80.77% 67.41%
Scheduled Caste 4,692 2,312 2,380
Scheduled Tribe 9,100 4,476 4,624
Illiterate 47,058 15,926 31,132

Caste-wise Population - Dapoli Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.1% of total population in Dapoli Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 4,692 2,312 2,380
Schedule Tribe 9,100 4,476 4,624

Religion-wise Population - Dapoli Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 139,699 (78.33%) 64,540 75,159
Muslim 27,408 (15.37%) 12,920 14,488
Christian 230 (0.13%) 113 117
Sikh 16 (0.01%) 7 9
Buddhist 10,386 (5.82%) 4,929 5,457
Jain 352 (0.2%) 194 158
Other Religion 15 (0.01%) 8 7
No Religion Specified 234 (0.13%) 106 128

Literacy Rate - Dapoli Taluka

Average literacy rate of Dapoli Taluka in 2011 were 81.38% in which, male and female literacy were 90.41% and 73.73% respectively. Total literate in Dapoli Taluka were 131,282 of which male and female were 66,891 and 64,391 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dapoli Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Dapoli Taluka is 1,153 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,153 females in Dapoli Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 928 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,153 ) of Dapoli Taluka.


Child Population - Dapoli Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 17,019 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dapoli Taluka. Out of which 17,019 were male while 17,019 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dapoli Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 8,020 families under Dapoli Taluka living in urban areas while 8,020 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 19.2% of total population of Dapoli Taluka lives in Urban areas while 80.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,328 while that in rural region is 13,691.

Total Urban Rural
Population 178,340 34,256 144,084
Children (0 - 6 years) 17,019 3,328 13,691
Schedule Caste 4,692 1,482 3,210
Schedule Tribe 9,100 268 8,832
Literacy 81.38% 92.32% 78.78%
Sex Ratio 1,153 996 1,195

Working Population - Dapoli Taluka

In Dapoli Taluka out of total population, 72,546 were engaged in work activities. 79.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 72,546 workers engaged in Main Work, 19,993 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10,129 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 57,847 36,169 21,678
Cultivators 19,993 9,602 10,391
Agriculture Labourer 10,129 4,937 5,192
Household Industries 1,406 919 487
Other Workers 26,319 20,711 5,608
Marginal Workers 14,699 6,570 8,129
Non Working 105,794 40,078 65,716

Dapoli Taluka Map


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