Kuakonda Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dakshin Bastar Dantewada district, Chhattisgarh

Kuakonda Tehsil of Dakshin Bastar Dantewada district has total population of 65,241 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 32,146 are males while 33,095 are females. In 2011 there were total 15,354 families residing in Kuakonda Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Kuakonda Tehsil is 1,030.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 28.9% people lives in Urban areas while 71.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84% while that in the rural areas is 47.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kuakonda Tehsil is 932 while that of Rural areas is 1,072.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kuakonda Tehsil is 9688 which is 15% of the total population. There are 4802 male children and 4886 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kuakonda Tehsil is 1,017 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,030 ) of Kuakonda Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Kuakonda Tehsil is 58.35%. The male literacy rate is 58.55% and the female literacy rate is 41.07% in Kuakonda Tehsil.

Population
65,241
Literacy
58.35%
Sex Ratio
1,030

To facilitate the administration, Kuakonda Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 54 villages.

Kuakonda Tehsil Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kuakonda Tehsil.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 9,688 4,802 4,886
Literacy 58.35% 58.55% 41.07%
Scheduled Caste 3,801 1,903 1,898
Scheduled Tribe 45,286 21,777 23,509
Illiterate 32,827 13,325 19,502

Caste-wise Population - Kuakonda Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 69.4% of total population in Kuakonda Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 3,801 1,903 1,898
Schedule Tribe 45,286 21,777 23,509

Religion-wise Population - Kuakonda Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 62,994 (96.56%) 31,018 31,976
Muslim 743 (1.14%) 385 358
Christian 1,156 (1.77%) 570 586
Sikh 146 (0.22%) 67 79
Buddhist 110 (0.17%) 59 51
Jain 41 (0.06%) 22 19
Other Religion 26 (0.04%) 16 10
No Religion Specified 25 (0.04%) 9 16

Literacy Rate - Kuakonda Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Kuakonda Tehsil in 2011 were 58.35% in which, male and female literacy were 68.83% and 48.19% respectively. Total literate in Kuakonda Tehsil were 32,414 of which male and female were 18,821 and 13,593 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kuakonda Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Kuakonda Tehsil is 1,030 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,030 females in Kuakonda Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 1,017 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,030 ) of Kuakonda Tehsil.


Child Population - Kuakonda Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 9,688 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kuakonda Tehsil. Out of which 9,688 were male while 9,688 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kuakonda Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,638 families under Kuakonda Tehsil living in urban areas while 4,638 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 28.9% of total population of Kuakonda Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 71.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,317 while that in rural region is 7,371.

Total Urban Rural
Population 65,241 18,887 46,354
Children (0 - 6 years) 9,688 2,317 7,371
Schedule Caste 3,801 3,001 800
Schedule Tribe 45,286 4,234 41,052
Literacy 58.35% 84% 47.44%
Sex Ratio 1,030 932 1,072

Working Population - Kuakonda Tehsil

In Kuakonda Tehsil out of total population, 33,004 were engaged in work activities. 75.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 33,004 workers engaged in Main Work, 13,837 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,246 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 24,946 16,536 8,410
Cultivators 13,837 8,556 5,281
Agriculture Labourer 2,246 1,022 1,224
Household Industries 164 124 40
Other Workers 8,699 6,834 1,865
Marginal Workers 8,058 2,081 5,977
Non Working 32,237 13,529 18,708

Kuakonda Tehsil Map


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