Maihar Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Satna district, Madhya Pradesh

Maihar Tehsil of Satna district has total population of 358,725 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 184,885 are males while 173,840 are females. In 2011 there were total 78,358 families residing in Maihar Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Maihar Tehsil is 940.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.2% people lives in Urban areas while 88.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82% while that in the rural areas is 68.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Maihar Tehsil is 911 while that of Rural areas is 944.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maihar Tehsil is 57445 which is 16% of the total population. There are 29965 male children and 27480 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maihar Tehsil is 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Maihar Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Maihar Tehsil is 70.42%. The male literacy rate is 67.49% and the female literacy rate is 50.26% in Maihar Tehsil.

Population
358,725
Literacy
70.42%
Sex Ratio
940

To facilitate the administration, Maihar Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 253 villages.

Maihar Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 57,445 29,965 27,480
Literacy 70.42% 67.49% 50.26%
Scheduled Caste 59,166 30,232 28,934
Scheduled Tribe 70,993 35,946 35,047
Illiterate 146,567 60,104 86,463

Caste-wise Population - Maihar Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19.8% of total population in Maihar Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 59,166 30,232 28,934
Schedule Tribe 70,993 35,946 35,047

Religion-wise Population - Maihar Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 345,965 (96.44%) 178,384 167,581
Muslim 10,906 (3.04%) 5,551 5,355
Christian 198 (0.06%) 107 91
Sikh 174 (0.05%) 94 80
Buddhist 16 (0%) 8 8
Jain 160 (0.04%) 87 73
Other Religion 1,068 (0.3%) 531 537
No Religion Specified 238 (0.07%) 123 115

Literacy Rate - Maihar Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Maihar Tehsil in 2011 were 70.42% in which, male and female literacy were 80.55% and 59.7% respectively. Total literate in Maihar Tehsil were 212,158 of which male and female were 124,781 and 87,377 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Maihar Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Maihar Tehsil is 940 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 940 females in Maihar Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Maihar Tehsil.


Child Population - Maihar Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 57,445 children between age 0 to 6 years in Maihar Tehsil. Out of which 57,445 were male while 57,445 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Maihar Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 8,047 families under Maihar Tehsil living in urban areas while 8,047 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11.2% of total population of Maihar Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 88.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,238 while that in rural region is 52,207.

Total Urban Rural
Population 358,725 40,192 318,533
Children (0 - 6 years) 57,445 5,238 52,207
Schedule Caste 59,166 5,615 53,551
Schedule Tribe 70,993 2,338 68,655
Literacy 70.42% 81.99% 68.9%
Sex Ratio 940 911 944

Working Population - Maihar Tehsil

In Maihar Tehsil out of total population, 149,391 were engaged in work activities. 63.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 149,391 workers engaged in Main Work, 26,257 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26,048 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 95,141 69,568 25,573
Cultivators 26,257 19,722 6,535
Agriculture Labourer 26,048 15,833 10,215
Household Industries 4,420 2,522 1,898
Other Workers 38,416 31,491 6,925
Marginal Workers 54,250 25,226 29,024
Non Working 209,334 90,091 119,243

Maihar Tehsil Map


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