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

Nerua Tehsil of Shimla district has total population of 36,517 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 18,751 are males while 17,766 are females. In 2011 there were total 6,804 families residing in Nerua Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Nerua Tehsil is 947.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Nerua Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 73.1% and the sex ratio of Nerua Tehsil is 947.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nerua Tehsil is 4628 which is 13% of the total population. There are 2368 male children and 2260 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nerua Tehsil is 954 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 947 ) of Nerua Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Nerua Tehsil is 73.14%. The male literacy rate is 70.32% and the female literacy rate is 57.06% in Nerua Tehsil.

Population
36,517
Literacy
73.14%
Sex Ratio
947

To facilitate the administration, Nerua Tehsil is further divided into 247 villages.

Nerua Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 4,628 2,368 2,260
Literacy 73.14% 70.32% 57.06%
Scheduled Caste 10,650 5,453 5,197
Scheduled Tribe 1,675 855 820
Illiterate 13,193 5,565 7,628

Caste-wise Population - Nerua Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.6% of total population in Nerua Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 10,650 5,453 5,197
Schedule Tribe 1,675 855 820

Religion-wise Population - Nerua Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 33,764 (92.46%) 17,299 16,465
Muslim 2,726 (7.47%) 1,440 1,286
Christian 6 (0.02%) 3 3
Sikh 4 (0.01%) 4 0
Buddhist 1 (0%) 0 1
Jain 1 (0%) 0 1
Other Religion 2 (0.01%) 0 2
No Religion Specified 13 (0.04%) 5 8

Literacy Rate - Nerua Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Nerua Tehsil in 2011 were 73.14% in which, male and female literacy were 80.49% and 65.38% respectively. Total literate in Nerua Tehsil were 23,324 of which male and female were 13,186 and 10,138 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nerua Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Nerua Tehsil is 947 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 947 females in Nerua Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 954 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 947 ) of Nerua Tehsil.


Child Population - Nerua Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 4,628 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nerua Tehsil. Out of which 4,628 were male while 4,628 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nerua Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Nerua Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Nerua 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 4,628.

Total Urban Rural
Population 36,517 0 36,517
Children (0 - 6 years) 4,628 0 4,628
Schedule Caste 10,650 0 10,650
Schedule Tribe 1,675 0 1,675
Literacy 73.14% - 73.14%
Sex Ratio 947 - 947

Working Population - Nerua Tehsil

In Nerua Tehsil out of total population, 20,744 were engaged in work activities. 58.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 20,744 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,638 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 393 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 12,084 8,980 3,104
Cultivators 8,638 6,396 2,242
Agriculture Labourer 393 322 71
Household Industries 307 62 245
Other Workers 2,746 2,200 546
Marginal Workers 8,660 2,441 6,219
Non Working 15,773 7,330 8,443

Nerua Tehsil Map


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