Gundlupet Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chamarajanagar district, Karnataka

Gundlupet Taluka of Chamarajanagar district has total population of 223,070 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 111,109 are males while 111,961 are females. In 2011 there were total 54,615 families residing in Gundlupet Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Gundlupet Taluka is 1,008.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12.6% people lives in Urban areas while 87.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.9% while that in the rural areas is 57.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Gundlupet Taluka is 1,005 while that of Rural areas is 1,008.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gundlupet Taluka is 20495 which is 9% of the total population. There are 10363 male children and 10132 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gundlupet Taluka is 978 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,008 ) of Gundlupet Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Gundlupet Taluka is 60.17%. The male literacy rate is 61.62% and the female literacy rate is 47.71% in Gundlupet Taluka.

Population
223,070
Literacy
60.17%
Sex Ratio
1,008

To facilitate the administration, Gundlupet Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 158 villages.

Gundlupet Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 20,495 10,363 10,132
Literacy 60.17% 61.62% 47.71%
Scheduled Caste 43,056 21,417 21,639
Scheduled Tribe 28,695 14,096 14,599
Illiterate 101,189 42,645 58,544

Caste-wise Population - Gundlupet Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 12.9% of total population in Gundlupet Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 43,056 21,417 21,639
Schedule Tribe 28,695 14,096 14,599

Religion-wise Population - Gundlupet Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 214,896 (96.34%) 106,989 107,907
Muslim 6,754 (3.03%) 3,412 3,342
Christian 492 (0.22%) 246 246
Sikh 27 (0.01%) 14 13
Buddhist 107 (0.05%) 55 52
Jain 225 (0.1%) 118 107
Other Religion 16 (0.01%) 9 7
No Religion Specified 553 (0.25%) 266 287

Literacy Rate - Gundlupet Taluka

Average literacy rate of Gundlupet Taluka in 2011 were 60.17% in which, male and female literacy were 67.96% and 52.46% respectively. Total literate in Gundlupet Taluka were 121,881 of which male and female were 68,464 and 53,417 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gundlupet Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Gundlupet Taluka is 1,008 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,008 females in Gundlupet Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 978 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,008 ) of Gundlupet Taluka.


Child Population - Gundlupet Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 20,495 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gundlupet Taluka. Out of which 20,495 were male while 20,495 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gundlupet Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 6,525 families under Gundlupet Taluka living in urban areas while 6,525 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 12.6% of total population of Gundlupet Taluka lives in Urban areas while 87.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,842 while that in rural region is 17,653.

Total Urban Rural
Population 223,070 28,105 194,965
Children (0 - 6 years) 20,495 2,842 17,653
Schedule Caste 43,056 3,880 39,176
Schedule Tribe 28,695 6,404 22,291
Literacy 60.17% 79.92% 57.35%
Sex Ratio 1,008 1,005 1,008

Working Population - Gundlupet Taluka

In Gundlupet Taluka out of total population, 109,858 were engaged in work activities. 86.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 109,858 workers engaged in Main Work, 30,678 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41,078 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 94,973 66,575 28,398
Cultivators 30,678 25,892 4,786
Agriculture Labourer 41,078 23,246 17,832
Household Industries 2,694 1,476 1,218
Other Workers 20,523 15,961 4,562
Marginal Workers 14,885 6,510 8,375
Non Working 113,212 38,024 75,188

Gundlupet Taluka Map


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