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

Jagalur Taluka of Davanagere district has total population of 171,822 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 86,981 are males while 84,841 are females. In 2011 there were total 35,147 families residing in Jagalur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Jagalur Taluka is 975.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10% people lives in Urban areas while 90% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.7% while that in the rural areas is 71.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jagalur Taluka is 985 while that of Rural areas is 974.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jagalur Taluka is 19804 which is 12% of the total population. There are 10216 male children and 9588 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jagalur Taluka is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 975 ) of Jagalur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Jagalur Taluka is 72.81%. The male literacy rate is 71.64% and the female literacy rate is 57.02% in Jagalur Taluka.

Population
171,822
Literacy
72.81%
Sex Ratio
975

To facilitate the administration, Jagalur Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 171 villages.

Jagalur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 19,804 10,216 9,588
Literacy 72.81% 71.64% 57.02%
Scheduled Caste 43,570 21,836 21,734
Scheduled Tribe 42,227 21,474 20,753
Illiterate 61,135 24,671 36,464

Caste-wise Population - Jagalur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 24.6% of total population in Jagalur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 43,570 21,836 21,734
Schedule Tribe 42,227 21,474 20,753

Religion-wise Population - Jagalur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 161,525 (94.01%) 81,739 79,786
Muslim 9,659 (5.62%) 4,914 4,745
Christian 74 (0.04%) 40 34
Sikh 13 (0.01%) 9 4
Buddhist 4 (0%) 3 1
Jain 130 (0.08%) 65 65
Other Religion 6 (0%) 4 2
No Religion Specified 411 (0.24%) 207 204

Literacy Rate - Jagalur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Jagalur Taluka in 2011 were 72.81% in which, male and female literacy were 81.17% and 64.29% respectively. Total literate in Jagalur Taluka were 110,687 of which male and female were 62,310 and 48,377 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jagalur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Jagalur Taluka is 975 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 975 females in Jagalur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 975 ) of Jagalur Taluka.


Child Population - Jagalur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 19,804 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jagalur Taluka. Out of which 19,804 were male while 19,804 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jagalur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,682 families under Jagalur Taluka living in urban areas while 3,682 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10% of total population of Jagalur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 90% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,830 while that in rural region is 17,974.

Total Urban Rural
Population 171,822 17,257 154,565
Children (0 - 6 years) 19,804 1,830 17,974
Schedule Caste 43,570 3,273 40,297
Schedule Tribe 42,227 2,429 39,798
Literacy 72.81% 87.74% 71.13%
Sex Ratio 975 985 974

Working Population - Jagalur Taluka

In Jagalur Taluka out of total population, 89,344 were engaged in work activities. 81.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 89,344 workers engaged in Main Work, 36,476 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 24,120 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 72,641 46,979 25,662
Cultivators 36,476 26,836 9,640
Agriculture Labourer 24,120 10,908 13,212
Household Industries 685 484 201
Other Workers 11,360 8,751 2,609
Marginal Workers 16,703 5,243 11,460
Non Working 82,478 34,759 47,719

Jagalur Taluka Map


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