Mau Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chitrakoot district, Uttar Pradesh

Mau Tehsil of Chitrakoot district has total population of 281,758 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 149,118 are males while 132,640 are females. In 2011 there were total 46,834 families residing in Mau Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Mau Tehsil is 889.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 4.8% people lives in Urban areas while 95.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 70.3% while that in the rural areas is 65.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mau Tehsil is 885 while that of Rural areas is 890.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mau Tehsil is 53055 which is 19% of the total population. There are 27707 male children and 25348 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mau Tehsil is 915 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 889 ) of Mau Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Mau Tehsil is 65.76%. The male literacy rate is 62.02% and the female literacy rate is 43.66% in Mau Tehsil.

Population
281,758
Literacy
65.76%
Sex Ratio
889

To facilitate the administration, Mau Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 215 villages.

Mau Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 53,055 27,707 25,348
Literacy 65.76% 62.02% 43.66%
Scheduled Caste 74,908 39,511 35,397
Scheduled Tribe 359 192 167
Illiterate 131,364 56,629 74,735

Caste-wise Population - Mau Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Mau Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 74,908 39,511 35,397
Schedule Tribe 359 192 167

Religion-wise Population - Mau Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 271,649 (96.41%) 143,800 127,849
Muslim 9,416 (3.34%) 4,954 4,462
Christian 161 (0.06%) 78 83
Sikh 25 (0.01%) 9 16
Buddhist 13 (0%) 7 6
Jain 217 (0.08%) 108 109
Other Religion 5 (0%) 2 3
No Religion Specified 272 (0.1%) 160 112

Literacy Rate - Mau Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Mau Tehsil in 2011 were 65.76% in which, male and female literacy were 76.18% and 53.97% respectively. Total literate in Mau Tehsil were 150,394 of which male and female were 92,489 and 57,905 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mau Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Mau Tehsil is 889 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 889 females in Mau Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 915 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 889 ) of Mau Tehsil.


Child Population - Mau Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 53,055 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mau Tehsil. Out of which 53,055 were male while 53,055 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mau Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,227 families under Mau Tehsil living in urban areas while 2,227 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 4.8% of total population of Mau Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 95.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,080 while that in rural region is 50,975.

Total Urban Rural
Population 281,758 13,439 268,319
Children (0 - 6 years) 53,055 2,080 50,975
Schedule Caste 74,908 3,857 71,051
Schedule Tribe 359 0 359
Literacy 65.76% 70.34% 65.52%
Sex Ratio 889 885 890

Working Population - Mau Tehsil

In Mau Tehsil out of total population, 111,991 were engaged in work activities. 70.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 111,991 workers engaged in Main Work, 36,308 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27,395 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 79,375 56,003 23,372
Cultivators 36,308 26,742 9,566
Agriculture Labourer 27,395 17,465 9,930
Household Industries 3,328 2,007 1,321
Other Workers 12,344 9,789 2,555
Marginal Workers 32,616 14,801 17,815
Non Working 169,767 78,314 91,453

Mau Tehsil Map


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