Nankhari Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh

Nankhari Tehsil of Shimla district has total population of 26,238 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 13,292 are males while 12,946 are females. In 2011 there were total 6,075 families residing in Nankhari Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Nankhari Tehsil is 974.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Nankhari Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 79% and the sex ratio of Nankhari Tehsil is 974.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nankhari Tehsil is 2298 which is 9% of the total population. There are 1173 male children and 1125 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nankhari Tehsil is 959 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 974 ) of Nankhari Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Nankhari Tehsil is 79.02%. The male literacy rate is 80.24% and the female literacy rate is 63.74% in Nankhari Tehsil.

Population
26,238
Literacy
79.02%
Sex Ratio
974

To facilitate the administration, Nankhari Tehsil is further divided into 102 villages.

Nankhari Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 2,298 1,173 1,125
Literacy 79.02% 80.24% 63.74%
Scheduled Caste 7,110 3,609 3,501
Scheduled Tribe 64 35 29
Illiterate 7,320 2,626 4,694

Caste-wise Population - Nankhari Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Nankhari Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 7,110 3,609 3,501
Schedule Tribe 64 35 29

Religion-wise Population - Nankhari Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 26,100 (99.47%) 13,224 12,876
Muslim 60 (0.23%) 31 29
Christian 2 (0.01%) 1 1
Sikh 4 (0.02%) 2 2
Buddhist 5 (0.02%) 4 1
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 67 (0.26%) 30 37

Literacy Rate - Nankhari Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Nankhari Tehsil in 2011 were 79.02% in which, male and female literacy were 88.01% and 69.81% respectively. Total literate in Nankhari Tehsil were 18,918 of which male and female were 10,666 and 8,252 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nankhari Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Nankhari Tehsil is 974 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 974 females in Nankhari Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 959 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 974 ) of Nankhari Tehsil.


Child Population - Nankhari Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 2,298 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nankhari Tehsil. Out of which 2,298 were male while 2,298 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nankhari Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Nankhari Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Nankhari Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 2,298.

Total Urban Rural
Population 26,238 0 26,238
Children (0 - 6 years) 2,298 0 2,298
Schedule Caste 7,110 0 7,110
Schedule Tribe 64 0 64
Literacy 79.02% - 79.02%
Sex Ratio 974 - 974

Working Population - Nankhari Tehsil

In Nankhari Tehsil out of total population, 18,779 were engaged in work activities. 52.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 18,779 workers engaged in Main Work, 7,849 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 269 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 9,897 5,657 4,240
Cultivators 7,849 4,296 3,553
Agriculture Labourer 269 155 114
Household Industries 143 61 82
Other Workers 1,636 1,145 491
Marginal Workers 8,882 3,994 4,888
Non Working 7,459 3,641 3,818

Nankhari Tehsil Map


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