Gandhwani Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhar district, Madhya Pradesh

Gandhwani Tehsil of Dhar district has total population of 156,046 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 77,672 are males while 78,374 are females. In 2011 there were total 28,280 families residing in Gandhwani Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Gandhwani Tehsil is 1,009.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Gandhwani Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 43.3% and the sex ratio of Gandhwani Tehsil is 1,009.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gandhwani Tehsil is 30445 which is 20% of the total population. There are 15353 male children and 15092 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gandhwani Tehsil is 983 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,009 ) of Gandhwani Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Gandhwani Tehsil is 43.27%. The male literacy rate is 40.24% and the female literacy rate is 29.47% in Gandhwani Tehsil.

Population
156,046
Literacy
43.27%
Sex Ratio
1,009

To facilitate the administration, Gandhwani Tehsil is further divided into 150 villages.

Gandhwani Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,445 15,353 15,092
Literacy 43.27% 40.24% 29.47%
Scheduled Caste 2,298 1,145 1,153
Scheduled Tribe 141,601 70,354 71,247
Illiterate 101,696 46,419 55,277

Caste-wise Population - Gandhwani Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 90.7% of total population in Gandhwani Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,298 1,145 1,153
Schedule Tribe 141,601 70,354 71,247

Religion-wise Population - Gandhwani Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 153,228 (98.19%) 76,314 76,914
Muslim 2,125 (1.36%) 1,005 1,120
Christian 35 (0.02%) 13 22
Sikh 373 (0.24%) 200 173
Buddhist 5 (0%) 3 2
Jain 134 (0.09%) 68 66
Other Religion 5 (0%) 1 4
No Religion Specified 141 (0.09%) 68 73

Literacy Rate - Gandhwani Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Gandhwani Tehsil in 2011 were 43.27% in which, male and female literacy were 50.15% and 36.5% respectively. Total literate in Gandhwani Tehsil were 54,350 of which male and female were 31,253 and 23,097 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gandhwani Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Gandhwani Tehsil is 1,009 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,009 females in Gandhwani Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 983 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,009 ) of Gandhwani Tehsil.


Child Population - Gandhwani Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 30,445 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gandhwani Tehsil. Out of which 30,445 were male while 30,445 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gandhwani Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Gandhwani Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Gandhwani Tehsil 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 30,445.

Total Urban Rural
Population 156,046 0 156,046
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,445 0 30,445
Schedule Caste 2,298 0 2,298
Schedule Tribe 141,601 0 141,601
Literacy 43.27% - 43.27%
Sex Ratio 1,009 - 1,009

Working Population - Gandhwani Tehsil

In Gandhwani Tehsil out of total population, 75,189 were engaged in work activities. 74.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 75,189 workers engaged in Main Work, 37,784 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,020 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 56,118 32,074 24,044
Cultivators 37,784 21,856 15,928
Agriculture Labourer 14,020 6,938 7,082
Household Industries 358 243 115
Other Workers 3,956 3,037 919
Marginal Workers 19,071 7,276 11,795
Non Working 80,857 38,322 42,535

Gandhwani Tehsil Map


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