Lingsugur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Raichur district, Karnataka

Lingsugur Taluka of Raichur district has total population of 385,699 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 194,363 are males while 191,336 are females. In 2011 there were total 68,478 families residing in Lingsugur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Lingsugur Taluka is 984.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22.8% people lives in Urban areas while 77.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 75% while that in the rural areas is 56.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Lingsugur Taluka is 984 while that of Rural areas is 985.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lingsugur Taluka is 59851 which is 16% of the total population. There are 30775 male children and 29076 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lingsugur Taluka is 945 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 984 ) of Lingsugur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Lingsugur Taluka is 61.14%. The male literacy rate is 61.47% and the female literacy rate is 41.67% in Lingsugur Taluka.

Population
385,699
Literacy
61.14%
Sex Ratio
984

To facilitate the administration, Lingsugur Taluka is further divided into 4 towns and 191 villages.

Lingsugur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 59,851 30,775 29,076
Literacy 61.14% 61.47% 41.67%
Scheduled Caste 89,692 45,351 44,341
Scheduled Tribe 65,589 32,796 32,793
Illiterate 186,482 74,880 111,602

Caste-wise Population - Lingsugur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17% of total population in Lingsugur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 89,692 45,351 44,341
Schedule Tribe 65,589 32,796 32,793

Religion-wise Population - Lingsugur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 330,813 (85.77%) 166,629 164,184
Muslim 51,826 (13.44%) 26,238 25,588
Christian 1,897 (0.49%) 905 992
Sikh 80 (0.02%) 43 37
Buddhist 21 (0.01%) 12 9
Jain 299 (0.08%) 173 126
Other Religion 8 (0%) 4 4
No Religion Specified 755 (0.2%) 359 396

Literacy Rate - Lingsugur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Lingsugur Taluka in 2011 were 61.14% in which, male and female literacy were 73.04% and 49.14% respectively. Total literate in Lingsugur Taluka were 199,217 of which male and female were 119,483 and 79,734 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Lingsugur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Lingsugur Taluka is 984 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 984 females in Lingsugur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 945 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 984 ) of Lingsugur Taluka.


Child Population - Lingsugur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 59,851 children between age 0 to 6 years in Lingsugur Taluka. Out of which 59,851 were male while 59,851 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Lingsugur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 16,297 families under Lingsugur Taluka living in urban areas while 16,297 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 22.8% of total population of Lingsugur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 77.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 11,678 while that in rural region is 48,173.

Total Urban Rural
Population 385,699 87,956 297,743
Children (0 - 6 years) 59,851 11,678 48,173
Schedule Caste 89,692 16,960 72,732
Schedule Tribe 65,589 5,196 60,393
Literacy 61.14% 75.02% 56.89%
Sex Ratio 984 984 985

Working Population - Lingsugur Taluka

In Lingsugur Taluka out of total population, 171,402 were engaged in work activities. 75.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 171,402 workers engaged in Main Work, 49,704 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37,135 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 129,046 87,145 41,901
Cultivators 49,704 39,537 10,167
Agriculture Labourer 37,135 15,320 21,815
Household Industries 3,169 2,080 1,089
Other Workers 39,038 30,208 8,830
Marginal Workers 42,356 15,313 27,043
Non Working 214,297 91,905 122,392

Lingsugur Taluka Map


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