Kurud Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhamtari district, Chhattisgarh

Kurud Tehsil of Dhamtari district has total population of 219,013 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 109,458 are males while 109,555 are females. In 2011 there were total 43,667 families residing in Kurud Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Kurud Tehsil is 1,001.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 9.7% people lives in Urban areas while 90.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.2% while that in the rural areas is 78.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kurud Tehsil is 994 while that of Rural areas is 1,002.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurud Tehsil is 28285 which is 13% of the total population. There are 14398 male children and 13887 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurud Tehsil is 965 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,001 ) of Kurud Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Kurud Tehsil is 78.67%. The male literacy rate is 76.01% and the female literacy rate is 61.02% in Kurud Tehsil.

Population
219,013
Literacy
78.67%
Sex Ratio
1,001

To facilitate the administration, Kurud Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 132 villages.

Kurud Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,285 14,398 13,887
Literacy 78.67% 76.01% 61.02%
Scheduled Caste 22,874 11,271 11,603
Scheduled Tribe 20,794 10,346 10,448
Illiterate 68,963 26,263 42,700

Caste-wise Population - Kurud Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.5% of total population in Kurud Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 22,874 11,271 11,603
Schedule Tribe 20,794 10,346 10,448

Religion-wise Population - Kurud Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 216,823 (99%) 108,347 108,476
Muslim 756 (0.35%) 376 380
Christian 156 (0.07%) 72 84
Sikh 57 (0.03%) 28 29
Buddhist 16 (0.01%) 10 6
Jain 341 (0.16%) 186 155
Other Religion 817 (0.37%) 412 405
No Religion Specified 47 (0.02%) 27 20

Literacy Rate - Kurud Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Kurud Tehsil in 2011 were 78.67% in which, male and female literacy were 87.52% and 69.88% respectively. Total literate in Kurud Tehsil were 150,050 of which male and female were 83,195 and 66,855 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kurud Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Kurud Tehsil is 1,001 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,001 females in Kurud Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 965 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,001 ) of Kurud Tehsil.


Child Population - Kurud Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 28,285 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kurud Tehsil. Out of which 28,285 were male while 28,285 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kurud Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,529 families under Kurud Tehsil living in urban areas while 4,529 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 9.7% of total population of Kurud Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 90.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,618 while that in rural region is 25,667.

Total Urban Rural
Population 219,013 21,330 197,683
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,285 2,618 25,667
Schedule Caste 22,874 1,941 20,933
Schedule Tribe 20,794 2,223 18,571
Literacy 78.67% 82.16% 78.29%
Sex Ratio 1,001 994 1,002

Working Population - Kurud Tehsil

In Kurud Tehsil out of total population, 111,094 were engaged in work activities. 84.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 111,094 workers engaged in Main Work, 36,402 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 42,067 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 93,463 55,386 38,077
Cultivators 36,402 21,743 14,659
Agriculture Labourer 42,067 21,593 20,474
Household Industries 1,048 755 293
Other Workers 13,946 11,295 2,651
Marginal Workers 17,631 6,031 11,600
Non Working 107,919 48,041 59,878

Kurud Tehsil Map


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