Hukeri Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Belgaum district, Karnataka

Hukeri Taluka of Belgaum district has total population of 399,270 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 200,490 are males while 198,780 are females. In 2011 there were total 85,209 families residing in Hukeri Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Hukeri Taluka is 991.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 14.4% people lives in Urban areas while 85.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.3% while that in the rural areas is 69.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Hukeri Taluka is 992 while that of Rural areas is 991.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hukeri Taluka is 52761 which is 13% of the total population. There are 27266 male children and 25495 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hukeri Taluka is 935 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 991 ) of Hukeri Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Hukeri Taluka is 71.64%. The male literacy rate is 70.17% and the female literacy rate is 54.12% in Hukeri Taluka.

Population
399,270
Literacy
71.64%
Sex Ratio
991

To facilitate the administration, Hukeri Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 123 villages.

Hukeri Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 52,761 27,266 25,495
Literacy 71.64% 70.17% 54.12%
Scheduled Caste 57,539 28,583 28,956
Scheduled Tribe 47,836 23,583 24,253
Illiterate 151,016 59,815 91,201

Caste-wise Population - Hukeri Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 12% of total population in Hukeri Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 57,539 28,583 28,956
Schedule Tribe 47,836 23,583 24,253

Religion-wise Population - Hukeri Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 342,847 (85.87%) 172,018 170,829
Muslim 41,507 (10.4%) 20,834 20,673
Christian 414 (0.1%) 200 214
Sikh 49 (0.01%) 33 16
Buddhist 45 (0.01%) 24 21
Jain 13,918 (3.49%) 7,131 6,787
Other Religion 19 (0%) 9 10
No Religion Specified 471 (0.12%) 241 230

Literacy Rate - Hukeri Taluka

Average literacy rate of Hukeri Taluka in 2011 were 71.64% in which, male and female literacy were 81.21% and 62.08% respectively. Total literate in Hukeri Taluka were 248,254 of which male and female were 140,675 and 107,579 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Hukeri Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Hukeri Taluka is 991 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 991 females in Hukeri Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 935 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 991 ) of Hukeri Taluka.


Child Population - Hukeri Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 52,761 children between age 0 to 6 years in Hukeri Taluka. Out of which 52,761 were male while 52,761 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Hukeri Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 12,697 families under Hukeri Taluka living in urban areas while 12,697 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 14.4% of total population of Hukeri Taluka lives in Urban areas while 85.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,904 while that in rural region is 45,857.

Total Urban Rural
Population 399,270 57,625 341,645
Children (0 - 6 years) 52,761 6,904 45,857
Schedule Caste 57,539 8,510 49,029
Schedule Tribe 47,836 1,281 46,555
Literacy 71.64% 82.33% 69.81%
Sex Ratio 991 992 991

Working Population - Hukeri Taluka

In Hukeri Taluka out of total population, 186,758 were engaged in work activities. 78.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 186,758 workers engaged in Main Work, 64,119 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 40,065 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 146,540 102,729 43,811
Cultivators 64,119 47,973 16,146
Agriculture Labourer 40,065 20,015 20,050
Household Industries 3,302 2,323 979
Other Workers 39,054 32,418 6,636
Marginal Workers 40,218 11,717 28,501
Non Working 212,512 86,044 126,468

Hukeri Taluka Map


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