Khed Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Pune district, Maharashtra

Khed Taluka of Pune district has total population of 450,116 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 237,868 are males while 212,248 are females. In 2011 there were total 99,477 families residing in Khed Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Khed Taluka is 892.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 28.7% people lives in Urban areas while 71.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.5% while that in the rural areas is 77.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Khed Taluka is 826 while that of Rural areas is 920.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khed Taluka is 56102 which is 12% of the total population. There are 30147 male children and 25955 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khed Taluka is 861 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 892 ) of Khed Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Khed Taluka is 80.77%. The male literacy rate is 76.89% and the female literacy rate is 63.77% in Khed Taluka.

Population
450,116
Literacy
80.77%
Sex Ratio
892

To facilitate the administration, Khed Taluka is further divided into 6 towns and 186 villages.

Khed Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 56,102 30,147 25,955
Literacy 80.77% 76.89% 63.77%
Scheduled Caste 30,409 16,078 14,331
Scheduled Tribe 49,291 25,180 24,111
Illiterate 131,863 54,969 76,894

Caste-wise Population - Khed Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11% of total population in Khed Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 30,409 16,078 14,331
Schedule Tribe 49,291 25,180 24,111

Religion-wise Population - Khed Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 419,352 (93.17%) 221,467 197,885
Muslim 11,724 (2.6%) 6,458 5,266
Christian 723 (0.16%) 387 336
Sikh 222 (0.05%) 124 98
Buddhist 14,715 (3.27%) 7,621 7,094
Jain 2,557 (0.57%) 1,324 1,233
Other Religion 187 (0.04%) 104 83
No Religion Specified 636 (0.14%) 383 253

Literacy Rate - Khed Taluka

Average literacy rate of Khed Taluka in 2011 were 80.77% in which, male and female literacy were 88.05% and 72.66% respectively. Total literate in Khed Taluka were 318,253 of which male and female were 182,899 and 135,354 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Khed Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Khed Taluka is 892 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 892 females in Khed Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 861 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 892 ) of Khed Taluka.


Child Population - Khed Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 56,102 children between age 0 to 6 years in Khed Taluka. Out of which 56,102 were male while 56,102 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Khed Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 32,659 families under Khed Taluka living in urban areas while 32,659 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 28.7% of total population of Khed Taluka lives in Urban areas while 71.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 18,185 while that in rural region is 37,917.

Total Urban Rural
Population 450,116 129,334 320,782
Children (0 - 6 years) 56,102 18,185 37,917
Schedule Caste 30,409 12,632 17,777
Schedule Tribe 49,291 4,268 45,023
Literacy 80.77% 89.5% 77.34%
Sex Ratio 892 826 920

Working Population - Khed Taluka

In Khed Taluka out of total population, 222,688 were engaged in work activities. 91.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 222,688 workers engaged in Main Work, 91,820 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26,423 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 203,707 132,527 71,180
Cultivators 91,820 51,389 40,431
Agriculture Labourer 26,423 11,854 14,569
Household Industries 4,347 2,554 1,793
Other Workers 81,117 66,730 14,387
Marginal Workers 18,981 9,366 9,615
Non Working 227,428 95,975 131,453

Khed Taluka Map


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