Goharganj Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Raisen district, Madhya Pradesh

Goharganj Tehsil of Raisen district has total population of 268,988 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 142,726 are males while 126,262 are females. In 2011 there were total 56,735 families residing in Goharganj Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Goharganj Tehsil is 885.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 40% people lives in Urban areas while 60% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.8% while that in the rural areas is 68.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Goharganj Tehsil is 850 while that of Rural areas is 908.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Goharganj Tehsil is 41589 which is 15% of the total population. There are 21660 male children and 19929 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Goharganj Tehsil is 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 885 ) of Goharganj Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Goharganj Tehsil is 73.62%. The male literacy rate is 68.84% and the female literacy rate is 54.78% in Goharganj Tehsil.

Population
268,988
Literacy
73.62%
Sex Ratio
885

To facilitate the administration, Goharganj Tehsil is further divided into 4 towns and 230 villages.

Goharganj Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 41,589 21,660 19,929
Literacy 73.62% 68.84% 54.78%
Scheduled Caste 34,465 18,284 16,181
Scheduled Tribe 59,154 30,787 28,367
Illiterate 101,573 44,472 57,101

Caste-wise Population - Goharganj Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 22% of total population in Goharganj Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 34,465 18,284 16,181
Schedule Tribe 59,154 30,787 28,367

Religion-wise Population - Goharganj Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 239,824 (89.16%) 127,420 112,404
Muslim 26,129 (9.71%) 13,749 12,380
Christian 582 (0.22%) 285 297
Sikh 802 (0.3%) 423 379
Buddhist 110 (0.04%) 56 54
Jain 1,300 (0.48%) 680 620
Other Religion 26 (0.01%) 11 15
No Religion Specified 215 (0.08%) 102 113

Literacy Rate - Goharganj Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Goharganj Tehsil in 2011 were 73.62% in which, male and female literacy were 81.16% and 65.04% respectively. Total literate in Goharganj Tehsil were 167,415 of which male and female were 98,254 and 69,161 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Goharganj Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Goharganj Tehsil is 885 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 885 females in Goharganj Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 885 ) of Goharganj Tehsil.


Child Population - Goharganj Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 41,589 children between age 0 to 6 years in Goharganj Tehsil. Out of which 41,589 were male while 41,589 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Goharganj Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 24,234 families under Goharganj Tehsil living in urban areas while 24,234 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 40% of total population of Goharganj Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 60% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 15,659 while that in rural region is 25,930.

Total Urban Rural
Population 268,988 107,522 161,466
Children (0 - 6 years) 41,589 15,659 25,930
Schedule Caste 34,465 13,993 20,472
Schedule Tribe 59,154 6,920 52,234
Literacy 73.62% 81.84% 68.05%
Sex Ratio 885 850 908

Working Population - Goharganj Tehsil

In Goharganj Tehsil out of total population, 101,431 were engaged in work activities. 75.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 101,431 workers engaged in Main Work, 16,663 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,244 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 76,313 62,493 13,820
Cultivators 16,663 13,908 2,755
Agriculture Labourer 16,244 11,711 4,533
Household Industries 1,650 1,169 481
Other Workers 41,756 35,705 6,051
Marginal Workers 25,118 12,817 12,301
Non Working 167,557 67,416 100,141

Goharganj Tehsil Map


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