Harihar Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Davanagere district, Karnataka

Harihar Taluka of Davanagere district has total population of 254,170 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 129,336 are males while 124,834 are females. In 2011 there were total 52,434 families residing in Harihar Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Harihar Taluka is 965.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35.6% people lives in Urban areas while 64.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84.9% while that in the rural areas is 71.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Harihar Taluka is 966 while that of Rural areas is 965.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Harihar Taluka is 28245 which is 11% of the total population. There are 14716 male children and 13529 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Harihar Taluka is 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 965 ) of Harihar Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Harihar Taluka is 76.55%. The male literacy rate is 73.4% and the female literacy rate is 62.48% in Harihar Taluka.

Population
254,170
Literacy
76.55%
Sex Ratio
965

To facilitate the administration, Harihar Taluka is further divided into 4 towns and 84 villages.

Harihar Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,245 14,716 13,529
Literacy 76.55% 73.4% 62.48%
Scheduled Caste 32,950 16,629 16,321
Scheduled Tribe 21,779 11,015 10,764
Illiterate 81,234 34,401 46,833

Caste-wise Population - Harihar Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.6% of total population in Harihar Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 32,950 16,629 16,321
Schedule Tribe 21,779 11,015 10,764

Religion-wise Population - Harihar Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 204,401 (80.42%) 104,184 100,217
Muslim 47,100 (18.53%) 23,821 23,279
Christian 1,131 (0.44%) 574 557
Sikh 42 (0.02%) 23 19
Buddhist 26 (0.01%) 14 12
Jain 311 (0.12%) 161 150
Other Religion 165 (0.06%) 81 84
No Religion Specified 994 (0.39%) 478 516

Literacy Rate - Harihar Taluka

Average literacy rate of Harihar Taluka in 2011 were 76.55% in which, male and female literacy were 82.83% and 70.08% respectively. Total literate in Harihar Taluka were 172,936 of which male and female were 94,935 and 78,001 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Harihar Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Harihar Taluka is 965 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 965 females in Harihar Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 965 ) of Harihar Taluka.


Child Population - Harihar Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 28,245 children between age 0 to 6 years in Harihar Taluka. Out of which 28,245 were male while 28,245 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Harihar Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 19,110 families under Harihar Taluka living in urban areas while 19,110 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35.6% of total population of Harihar Taluka lives in Urban areas while 64.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 10,159 while that in rural region is 18,086.

Total Urban Rural
Population 254,170 90,502 163,668
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,245 10,159 18,086
Schedule Caste 32,950 10,655 22,295
Schedule Tribe 21,779 3,608 18,171
Literacy 76.55% 84.94% 71.91%
Sex Ratio 965 966 965

Working Population - Harihar Taluka

In Harihar Taluka out of total population, 106,963 were engaged in work activities. 78.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 106,963 workers engaged in Main Work, 21,125 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,814 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 83,660 64,401 19,259
Cultivators 21,125 19,157 1,968
Agriculture Labourer 23,814 14,966 8,848
Household Industries 3,390 1,653 1,737
Other Workers 35,331 28,625 6,706
Marginal Workers 23,303 12,558 10,745
Non Working 147,207 52,377 94,830

Harihar Taluka Map


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