Devgad Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sindhudurg district, Maharashtra

Devgad Taluka of Sindhudurg district has total population of 120,909 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 58,938 are males while 61,971 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,800 families residing in Devgad Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Devgad Taluka is 1,051.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Devgad Taluka lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 86.4% and the sex ratio of Devgad Taluka is 1,051.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Devgad Taluka is 10829 which is 9% of the total population. There are 5629 male children and 5200 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Devgad Taluka is 924 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,051 ) of Devgad Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Devgad Taluka is 86.43%. The male literacy rate is 83.81% and the female literacy rate is 73.83% in Devgad Taluka.

Population
120,909
Literacy
86.43%
Sex Ratio
1,051

To facilitate the administration, Devgad Taluka is further divided into 98 villages.

Devgad Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 10,829 5,629 5,200
Literacy 86.43% 83.81% 73.83%
Scheduled Caste 7,081 3,286 3,795
Scheduled Tribe 1,001 492 509
Illiterate 25,763 9,545 16,218

Caste-wise Population - Devgad Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Devgad Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 7,081 3,286 3,795
Schedule Tribe 1,001 492 509

Religion-wise Population - Devgad Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 109,461 (90.53%) 53,513 55,948
Muslim 4,761 (3.94%) 2,300 2,461
Christian 156 (0.13%) 72 84
Sikh 33 (0.03%) 16 17
Buddhist 6,011 (4.97%) 2,749 3,262
Jain 93 (0.08%) 49 44
Other Religion 8 (0.01%) 5 3
No Religion Specified 386 (0.32%) 234 152

Literacy Rate - Devgad Taluka

Average literacy rate of Devgad Taluka in 2011 were 86.43% in which, male and female literacy were 92.65% and 80.59% respectively. Total literate in Devgad Taluka were 95,146 of which male and female were 49,393 and 45,753 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Devgad Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Devgad Taluka is 1,051 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,051 females in Devgad Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 924 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,051 ) of Devgad Taluka.


Child Population - Devgad Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 10,829 children between age 0 to 6 years in Devgad Taluka. Out of which 10,829 were male while 10,829 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Devgad Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Devgad Taluka living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Devgad Taluka 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 10,829.

Total Urban Rural
Population 120,909 0 120,909
Children (0 - 6 years) 10,829 0 10,829
Schedule Caste 7,081 0 7,081
Schedule Tribe 1,001 0 1,001
Literacy 86.43% - 86.43%
Sex Ratio 1,051 - 1,051

Working Population - Devgad Taluka

In Devgad Taluka out of total population, 50,572 were engaged in work activities. 74.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 50,572 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,807 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,080 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 37,502 25,439 12,063
Cultivators 17,807 11,391 6,416
Agriculture Labourer 9,080 5,836 3,244
Household Industries 619 460 159
Other Workers 9,996 7,752 2,244
Marginal Workers 13,070 6,808 6,262
Non Working 70,337 26,691 43,646

Devgad Taluka Map


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