Kukshi Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhar district, Madhya Pradesh

Kukshi Tehsil of Dhar district has total population of 322,282 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 161,408 are males while 160,874 are females. In 2011 there were total 58,355 families residing in Kukshi Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Kukshi Tehsil is 997.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.7% people lives in Urban areas while 88.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.8% while that in the rural areas is 47.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kukshi Tehsil is 963 while that of Rural areas is 1,001.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kukshi Tehsil is 55882 which is 17% of the total population. There are 28644 male children and 27238 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kukshi Tehsil is 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 997 ) of Kukshi Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Kukshi Tehsil is 51.42%. The male literacy rate is 48.77% and the female literacy rate is 36.22% in Kukshi Tehsil.

Population
322,282
Literacy
51.42%
Sex Ratio
997

To facilitate the administration, Kukshi Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 201 villages.

Kukshi Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 55,882 28,644 27,238
Literacy 51.42% 48.77% 36.22%
Scheduled Caste 15,595 7,881 7,714
Scheduled Tribe 230,833 114,821 116,012
Illiterate 185,287 82,682 102,605

Caste-wise Population - Kukshi Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 71.6% of total population in Kukshi Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 15,595 7,881 7,714
Schedule Tribe 230,833 114,821 116,012

Religion-wise Population - Kukshi Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 307,753 (95.49%) 153,975 153,778
Muslim 12,329 (3.83%) 6,325 6,004
Christian 248 (0.08%) 118 130
Sikh 89 (0.03%) 56 33
Buddhist 57 (0.02%) 30 27
Jain 1,550 (0.48%) 781 769
Other Religion 16 (0%) 8 8
No Religion Specified 240 (0.07%) 115 125

Literacy Rate - Kukshi Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Kukshi Tehsil in 2011 were 51.42% in which, male and female literacy were 59.3% and 43.6% respectively. Total literate in Kukshi Tehsil were 136,995 of which male and female were 78,726 and 58,269 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kukshi Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Kukshi Tehsil is 997 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 997 females in Kukshi Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 997 ) of Kukshi Tehsil.


Child Population - Kukshi Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 55,882 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kukshi Tehsil. Out of which 55,882 were male while 55,882 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kukshi Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 6,913 families under Kukshi Tehsil living in urban areas while 6,913 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11.7% of total population of Kukshi Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 88.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,306 while that in rural region is 50,576.

Total Urban Rural
Population 322,282 37,605 284,677
Children (0 - 6 years) 55,882 5,306 50,576
Schedule Caste 15,595 2,849 12,746
Schedule Tribe 230,833 9,814 221,019
Literacy 51.42% 77.81% 47.78%
Sex Ratio 997 963 1,001

Working Population - Kukshi Tehsil

In Kukshi Tehsil out of total population, 158,200 were engaged in work activities. 78.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 158,200 workers engaged in Main Work, 66,040 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 39,066 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 123,568 73,572 49,996
Cultivators 66,040 41,098 24,942
Agriculture Labourer 39,066 18,435 20,631
Household Industries 1,721 1,067 654
Other Workers 16,741 12,972 3,769
Marginal Workers 34,632 12,740 21,892
Non Working 164,082 75,096 88,986

Kukshi Tehsil Map


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