Hunsur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Mysore district, Karnataka

Hunsur Taluka of Mysore district has total population of 282,963 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 142,946 are males while 140,017 are females. In 2011 there were total 65,584 families residing in Hunsur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Hunsur Taluka is 980.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18% people lives in Urban areas while 82% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.1% while that in the rural areas is 64%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Hunsur Taluka is 1,000 while that of Rural areas is 975.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hunsur Taluka is 31243 which is 11% of the total population. There are 15961 male children and 15282 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hunsur Taluka is 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Hunsur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Hunsur Taluka is 67.03%. The male literacy rate is 66.28% and the female literacy rate is 52.84% in Hunsur Taluka.

Population
282,963
Literacy
67.03%
Sex Ratio
980

To facilitate the administration, Hunsur Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 213 villages.

Hunsur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 31,243 15,961 15,282
Literacy 67.03% 66.28% 52.84%
Scheduled Caste 53,399 26,854 26,545
Scheduled Tribe 46,689 23,536 23,153
Illiterate 114,232 48,203 66,029

Caste-wise Population - Hunsur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.5% of total population in Hunsur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 53,399 26,854 26,545
Schedule Tribe 46,689 23,536 23,153

Religion-wise Population - Hunsur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 257,368 (90.95%) 129,810 127,558
Muslim 20,280 (7.17%) 10,215 10,065
Christian 2,504 (0.88%) 1,246 1,258
Sikh 27 (0.01%) 13 14
Buddhist 2,260 (0.8%) 1,382 878
Jain 298 (0.11%) 166 132
Other Religion 12 (0%) 6 6
No Religion Specified 214 (0.08%) 108 106

Literacy Rate - Hunsur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Hunsur Taluka in 2011 were 67.03% in which, male and female literacy were 74.61% and 59.32% respectively. Total literate in Hunsur Taluka were 168,731 of which male and female were 94,743 and 73,988 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Hunsur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Hunsur Taluka is 980 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 980 females in Hunsur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Hunsur Taluka.


Child Population - Hunsur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 31,243 children between age 0 to 6 years in Hunsur Taluka. Out of which 31,243 were male while 31,243 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Hunsur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 11,793 families under Hunsur Taluka living in urban areas while 11,793 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 18% of total population of Hunsur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 82% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,680 while that in rural region is 25,563.

Total Urban Rural
Population 282,963 50,865 232,098
Children (0 - 6 years) 31,243 5,680 25,563
Schedule Caste 53,399 8,851 44,548
Schedule Tribe 46,689 4,231 42,458
Literacy 67.03% 81.07% 63.96%
Sex Ratio 980 1,000 975

Working Population - Hunsur Taluka

In Hunsur Taluka out of total population, 141,570 were engaged in work activities. 82.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 141,570 workers engaged in Main Work, 58,798 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28,269 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 116,950 80,449 36,501
Cultivators 58,798 42,242 16,556
Agriculture Labourer 28,269 14,851 13,418
Household Industries 1,785 1,227 558
Other Workers 28,098 22,129 5,969
Marginal Workers 24,620 9,402 15,218
Non Working 141,393 53,095 88,298

Hunsur Taluka Map


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