Dera Gopipur Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh

Dera Gopipur Tehsil of Kangra district has total population of 120,783 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 58,552 are males while 62,231 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,654 families residing in Dera Gopipur Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Dera Gopipur Tehsil is 1,063.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 4% people lives in Urban areas while 96% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.3% while that in the rural areas is 87.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dera Gopipur Tehsil is 959 while that of Rural areas is 1,067.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dera Gopipur Tehsil is 13013 which is 11% of the total population. There are 6888 male children and 6125 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dera Gopipur Tehsil is 889 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,063 ) of Dera Gopipur Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Dera Gopipur Tehsil is 87.91%. The male literacy rate is 82.12% and the female literacy rate is 74.98% in Dera Gopipur Tehsil.

Population
120,783
Literacy
87.91%
Sex Ratio
1,063

To facilitate the administration, Dera Gopipur Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 305 villages.

Dera Gopipur Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 13,013 6,888 6,125
Literacy 87.91% 82.12% 74.98%
Scheduled Caste 28,730 14,122 14,608
Scheduled Tribe 1,141 577 564
Illiterate 26,039 10,467 15,572

Caste-wise Population - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.9% of total population in Dera Gopipur Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 28,730 14,122 14,608
Schedule Tribe 1,141 577 564

Religion-wise Population - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 118,827 (98.38%) 57,559 61,268
Muslim 1,380 (1.14%) 703 677
Christian 125 (0.1%) 68 57
Sikh 240 (0.2%) 120 120
Buddhist 32 (0.03%) 19 13
Jain 13 (0.01%) 5 8
Other Religion 10 (0.01%) 2 8
No Religion Specified 156 (0.13%) 76 80

Literacy Rate - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Dera Gopipur Tehsil in 2011 were 87.91% in which, male and female literacy were 93.07% and 83.16% respectively. Total literate in Dera Gopipur Tehsil were 94,744 of which male and female were 48,085 and 46,659 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Dera Gopipur Tehsil is 1,063 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,063 females in Dera Gopipur Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 889 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,063 ) of Dera Gopipur Tehsil.


Child Population - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 13,013 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dera Gopipur Tehsil. Out of which 13,013 were male while 13,013 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,151 families under Dera Gopipur Tehsil living in urban areas while 1,151 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 4% of total population of Dera Gopipur Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 96% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 492 while that in rural region is 12,521.

Total Urban Rural
Population 120,783 4,816 115,967
Children (0 - 6 years) 13,013 492 12,521
Schedule Caste 28,730 1,611 27,119
Schedule Tribe 1,141 11 1,130
Literacy 87.91% 89.32% 87.85%
Sex Ratio 1,063 959 1,067

Working Population - Dera Gopipur Tehsil

In Dera Gopipur Tehsil out of total population, 66,308 were engaged in work activities. 33.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 66,308 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,682 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 879 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 21,961 18,022 3,939
Cultivators 3,682 2,541 1,141
Agriculture Labourer 879 718 161
Household Industries 430 358 72
Other Workers 16,970 14,405 2,565
Marginal Workers 44,347 15,989 28,358
Non Working 54,475 24,541 29,934

Dera Gopipur Tehsil Map


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