Navalgund Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dharwad district, Karnataka

Navalgund Taluka of Dharwad district has total population of 190,208 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 96,942 are males while 93,266 are females. In 2011 there were total 37,789 families residing in Navalgund Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Navalgund Taluka is 962.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 27.8% people lives in Urban areas while 72.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.4% while that in the rural areas is 74%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Navalgund Taluka is 985 while that of Rural areas is 953.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Navalgund Taluka is 23129 which is 12% of the total population. There are 11927 male children and 11202 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Navalgund Taluka is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 962 ) of Navalgund Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Navalgund Taluka is 74.67%. The male literacy rate is 73.68% and the female literacy rate is 57.19% in Navalgund Taluka.

Population
190,208
Literacy
74.67%
Sex Ratio
962

To facilitate the administration, Navalgund Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 58 villages.

Navalgund Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 23,129 11,927 11,202
Literacy 74.67% 73.68% 57.19%
Scheduled Caste 18,213 9,235 8,978
Scheduled Tribe 10,034 5,102 4,932
Illiterate 65,443 25,512 39,931

Caste-wise Population - Navalgund Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.3% of total population in Navalgund Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 18,213 9,235 8,978
Schedule Tribe 10,034 5,102 4,932

Religion-wise Population - Navalgund Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 159,962 (84.1%) 81,653 78,309
Muslim 28,353 (14.91%) 14,314 14,039
Christian 126 (0.07%) 59 67
Sikh 26 (0.01%) 15 11
Buddhist 6 (0%) 3 3
Jain 1,387 (0.73%) 705 682
Other Religion 156 (0.08%) 84 72
No Religion Specified 192 (0.1%) 109 83

Literacy Rate - Navalgund Taluka

Average literacy rate of Navalgund Taluka in 2011 were 74.67% in which, male and female literacy were 84.02% and 64.99% respectively. Total literate in Navalgund Taluka were 124,765 of which male and female were 71,430 and 53,335 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Navalgund Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Navalgund Taluka is 962 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 962 females in Navalgund Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 962 ) of Navalgund Taluka.


Child Population - Navalgund Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 23,129 children between age 0 to 6 years in Navalgund Taluka. Out of which 23,129 were male while 23,129 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Navalgund Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 10,722 families under Navalgund Taluka living in urban areas while 10,722 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 27.8% of total population of Navalgund Taluka lives in Urban areas while 72.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,439 while that in rural region is 16,690.

Total Urban Rural
Population 190,208 52,880 137,328
Children (0 - 6 years) 23,129 6,439 16,690
Schedule Caste 18,213 6,638 11,575
Schedule Tribe 10,034 1,818 8,216
Literacy 74.67% 76.36% 74.03%
Sex Ratio 962 985 953

Working Population - Navalgund Taluka

In Navalgund Taluka out of total population, 99,056 were engaged in work activities. 85.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 99,056 workers engaged in Main Work, 35,618 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 33,896 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 84,575 54,499 30,076
Cultivators 35,618 26,066 9,552
Agriculture Labourer 33,896 15,833 18,063
Household Industries 720 602 118
Other Workers 14,341 11,998 2,343
Marginal Workers 14,481 4,658 9,823
Non Working 91,152 37,785 53,367

Navalgund Taluka Map


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