Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Mewat district, Hariyana

Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil of Mewat district has total population of 343,406 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 179,510 are males while 163,896 are females. In 2011 there were total 50,407 families residing in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is 913.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.5% people lives in Urban areas while 89.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 68.2% while that in the rural areas is 49.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is 914 while that of Rural areas is 913.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is 79158 which is 23% of the total population. There are 41305 male children and 37853 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is 916 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 913 ) of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is 51.59%. The male literacy rate is 52.2% and the female literacy rate is 26% in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil.

Population
343,406
Literacy
51.59%
Sex Ratio
913

To facilitate the administration, Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 145 villages.

Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 79,158 41,305 37,853
Literacy 51.59% 52.2% 26%
Scheduled Caste 18,881 9,908 8,973
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 207,089 85,813 121,276

Caste-wise Population - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 18,881 9,908 8,973
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 49,321 (14.36%) 26,002 23,319
Muslim 291,645 (84.93%) 152,181 139,464
Christian 592 (0.17%) 335 257
Sikh 41 (0.01%) 23 18
Buddhist 457 (0.13%) 241 216
Jain 1,144 (0.33%) 620 524
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 204 (0.06%) 107 97

Literacy Rate - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil in 2011 were 51.59% in which, male and female literacy were 67.8% and 33.81% respectively. Total literate in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil were 136,317 of which male and female were 93,697 and 42,620 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil is 913 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 913 females in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 916 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 913 ) of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil.


Child Population - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 79,158 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil. Out of which 79,158 were male while 79,158 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 5,794 families under Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil living in urban areas while 5,794 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10.5% of total population of Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 89.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,753 while that in rural region is 72,405.

Total Urban Rural
Population 343,406 36,167 307,239
Children (0 - 6 years) 79,158 6,753 72,405
Schedule Caste 18,881 4,621 14,260
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 51.59% 68.19% 49.51%
Sex Ratio 913 914 913

Working Population - Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil

In Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil out of total population, 100,210 were engaged in work activities. 65.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 100,210 workers engaged in Main Work, 29,709 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,443 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 65,789 54,276 11,513
Cultivators 29,709 23,937 5,772
Agriculture Labourer 9,443 7,249 2,194
Household Industries 1,349 979 370
Other Workers 25,288 22,111 3,177
Marginal Workers 34,421 17,541 16,880
Non Working 243,196 107,693 135,503

Ferozepur Jhirka Tehsil Map


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