Dongargarh Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rajnandgaon district, Chhattisgarh

Dongargarh Tehsil of Rajnandgaon district has total population of 208,117 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 103,321 are males while 104,796 are females. In 2011 there were total 43,194 families residing in Dongargarh Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Dongargarh Tehsil is 1,014.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18% people lives in Urban areas while 82% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.6% while that in the rural areas is 73.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dongargarh Tehsil is 994 while that of Rural areas is 1,019.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dongargarh Tehsil is 28173 which is 14% of the total population. There are 14427 male children and 13746 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dongargarh Tehsil is 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,014 ) of Dongargarh Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Dongargarh Tehsil is 75.98%. The male literacy rate is 73.47% and the female literacy rate is 58.04% in Dongargarh Tehsil.

Population
208,117
Literacy
75.98%
Sex Ratio
1,014

To facilitate the administration, Dongargarh Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 178 villages.

Dongargarh Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,173 14,427 13,746
Literacy 75.98% 73.47% 58.04%
Scheduled Caste 23,885 11,631 12,254
Scheduled Tribe 53,513 26,193 27,320
Illiterate 71,387 27,411 43,976

Caste-wise Population - Dongargarh Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 25.7% of total population in Dongargarh Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 23,885 11,631 12,254
Schedule Tribe 53,513 26,193 27,320

Religion-wise Population - Dongargarh Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 192,491 (92.49%) 95,614 96,877
Muslim 2,957 (1.42%) 1,477 1,480
Christian 760 (0.37%) 382 378
Sikh 1,454 (0.7%) 754 700
Buddhist 5,353 (2.57%) 2,596 2,757
Jain 413 (0.2%) 210 203
Other Religion 4,614 (2.22%) 2,250 2,364
No Religion Specified 75 (0.04%) 38 37

Literacy Rate - Dongargarh Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Dongargarh Tehsil in 2011 were 75.98% in which, male and female literacy were 85.39% and 66.8% respectively. Total literate in Dongargarh Tehsil were 136,730 of which male and female were 75,910 and 60,820 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dongargarh Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Dongargarh Tehsil is 1,014 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,014 females in Dongargarh Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,014 ) of Dongargarh Tehsil.


Child Population - Dongargarh Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 28,173 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dongargarh Tehsil. Out of which 28,173 were male while 28,173 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dongargarh Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 8,623 families under Dongargarh Tehsil living in urban areas while 8,623 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 18% of total population of Dongargarh Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 82% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,068 while that in rural region is 24,105.

Total Urban Rural
Population 208,117 37,372 170,745
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,173 4,068 24,105
Schedule Caste 23,885 8,488 15,397
Schedule Tribe 53,513 2,884 50,629
Literacy 75.98% 87.59% 73.35%
Sex Ratio 1,014 994 1,019

Working Population - Dongargarh Tehsil

In Dongargarh Tehsil out of total population, 106,348 were engaged in work activities. 74% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 106,348 workers engaged in Main Work, 33,377 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,586 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 78,695 48,079 30,616
Cultivators 33,377 19,592 13,785
Agriculture Labourer 23,586 11,795 11,791
Household Industries 2,338 1,110 1,228
Other Workers 19,394 15,582 3,812
Marginal Workers 27,653 10,370 17,283
Non Working 101,769 44,872 56,897

Dongargarh Tehsil Map


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