Mavelikkara Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Alappuzha district, Kerala

Mavelikkara Taluka of Alappuzha district has total population of 333,318 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 153,593 are males while 179,725 are females. In 2011 there were total 88,631 families residing in Mavelikkara Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Mavelikkara Taluka is 1,170.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 33.6% people lives in Urban areas while 66.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 96.5% while that in the rural areas is 95.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mavelikkara Taluka is 1,172 while that of Rural areas is 1,169.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mavelikkara Taluka is 28426 which is 9% of the total population. There are 14466 male children and 13960 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mavelikkara Taluka is 965 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,170 ) of Mavelikkara Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Mavelikkara Taluka is 95.63%. The male literacy rate is 87.95% and the female literacy rate is 87.06% in Mavelikkara Taluka.

Population
333,318
Literacy
95.63%
Sex Ratio
1,170

To facilitate the administration, Mavelikkara Taluka is further divided into 6 towns and 9 villages.

Mavelikkara Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,426 14,466 13,960
Literacy 95.63% 87.95% 87.06%
Scheduled Caste 53,331 25,703 27,628
Scheduled Tribe 736 349 387
Illiterate 41,761 18,506 23,255

Caste-wise Population - Mavelikkara Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Mavelikkara Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 53,331 25,703 27,628
Schedule Tribe 736 349 387

Religion-wise Population - Mavelikkara Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 251,441 (75.44%) 115,873 135,568
Muslim 26,587 (7.98%) 12,390 14,197
Christian 53,627 (16.09%) 24,542 29,085
Sikh 45 (0.01%) 27 18
Buddhist 25 (0.01%) 13 12
Jain 8 (0%) 3 5
Other Religion 62 (0.02%) 35 27
No Religion Specified 1,523 (0.46%) 710 813

Literacy Rate - Mavelikkara Taluka

Average literacy rate of Mavelikkara Taluka in 2011 were 95.63% in which, male and female literacy were 97.1% and 94.39% respectively. Total literate in Mavelikkara Taluka were 291,557 of which male and female were 135,087 and 156,470 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mavelikkara Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Mavelikkara Taluka is 1,170 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,170 females in Mavelikkara Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 965 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,170 ) of Mavelikkara Taluka.


Child Population - Mavelikkara Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 28,426 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mavelikkara Taluka. Out of which 28,426 were male while 28,426 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mavelikkara Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 30,206 families under Mavelikkara Taluka living in urban areas while 30,206 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 33.6% of total population of Mavelikkara Taluka lives in Urban areas while 66.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 9,047 while that in rural region is 19,379.

Total Urban Rural
Population 333,318 112,147 221,171
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,426 9,047 19,379
Schedule Caste 53,331 17,026 36,305
Schedule Tribe 736 206 530
Literacy 95.63% 96.47% 95.19%
Sex Ratio 1,170 1,172 1,169

Working Population - Mavelikkara Taluka

In Mavelikkara Taluka out of total population, 105,805 were engaged in work activities. 72.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 105,805 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,410 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6,535 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 76,579 57,553 19,026
Cultivators 5,410 4,711 699
Agriculture Labourer 6,535 5,318 1,217
Household Industries 2,079 1,530 549
Other Workers 62,555 45,994 16,561
Marginal Workers 29,226 16,897 12,329
Non Working 227,513 79,143 148,370

Mavelikkara Taluka Map


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