Mudigere Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chikmagalur district, Karnataka

Mudigere Taluka of Chikmagalur district has total population of 128,134 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 63,102 are males while 65,032 are females. In 2011 there were total 31,934 families residing in Mudigere Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Mudigere Taluka is 1,031.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 9.3% people lives in Urban areas while 90.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 91.6% while that in the rural areas is 75.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mudigere Taluka is 1,007 while that of Rural areas is 1,033.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mudigere Taluka is 11986 which is 9% of the total population. There are 6029 male children and 5957 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mudigere Taluka is 988 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,031 ) of Mudigere Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Mudigere Taluka is 77.34%. The male literacy rate is 75.79% and the female literacy rate is 64.58% in Mudigere Taluka.

Population
128,134
Literacy
77.34%
Sex Ratio
1,031

To facilitate the administration, Mudigere Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 140 villages.

Mudigere Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 11,986 6,029 5,957
Literacy 77.34% 75.79% 64.58%
Scheduled Caste 31,743 15,412 16,331
Scheduled Tribe 14,957 7,259 7,698
Illiterate 38,310 15,274 23,036

Caste-wise Population - Mudigere Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.7% of total population in Mudigere Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 31,743 15,412 16,331
Schedule Tribe 14,957 7,259 7,698

Religion-wise Population - Mudigere Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 109,367 (85.35%) 53,614 55,753
Muslim 11,797 (9.21%) 5,957 5,840
Christian 4,604 (3.59%) 2,331 2,273
Sikh 23 (0.02%) 10 13
Buddhist 25 (0.02%) 15 10
Jain 2,257 (1.76%) 1,144 1,113
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 61 (0.05%) 31 30

Literacy Rate - Mudigere Taluka

Average literacy rate of Mudigere Taluka in 2011 were 77.34% in which, male and female literacy were 83.8% and 71.09% respectively. Total literate in Mudigere Taluka were 89,824 of which male and female were 47,828 and 41,996 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mudigere Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Mudigere Taluka is 1,031 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,031 females in Mudigere Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 988 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,031 ) of Mudigere Taluka.


Child Population - Mudigere Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 11,986 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mudigere Taluka. Out of which 11,986 were male while 11,986 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mudigere Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,170 families under Mudigere Taluka living in urban areas while 3,170 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 9.3% of total population of Mudigere Taluka lives in Urban areas while 90.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,113 while that in rural region is 10,873.

Total Urban Rural
Population 128,134 11,918 116,216
Children (0 - 6 years) 11,986 1,113 10,873
Schedule Caste 31,743 1,549 30,194
Schedule Tribe 14,957 300 14,657
Literacy 77.34% 91.62% 75.87%
Sex Ratio 1,031 1,007 1,033

Working Population - Mudigere Taluka

In Mudigere Taluka out of total population, 65,948 were engaged in work activities. 93.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 65,948 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,658 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,132 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 61,657 38,620 23,037
Cultivators 4,658 3,664 994
Agriculture Labourer 5,132 2,689 2,443
Household Industries 448 292 156
Other Workers 51,419 31,975 19,444
Marginal Workers 4,291 1,903 2,388
Non Working 62,186 22,579 39,607

Mudigere Taluka Map


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