Palsana Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Surat district, Gujarat

Palsana Taluka of Surat district has total population of 145,052 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 80,972 are males while 64,080 are females. In 2011 there were total 34,274 families residing in Palsana Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Palsana Taluka is 791.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 40.1% people lives in Urban areas while 59.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.8% while that in the rural areas is 76.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Palsana Taluka is 695 while that of Rural areas is 863.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palsana Taluka is 18682 which is 13% of the total population. There are 9836 male children and 8846 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palsana Taluka is 899 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 791 ) of Palsana Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Palsana Taluka is 80.74%. The male literacy rate is 75.21% and the female literacy rate is 64.19% in Palsana Taluka.

Population
145,052
Literacy
80.74%
Sex Ratio
791

To facilitate the administration, Palsana Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 46 villages.

Palsana Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 18,682 9,836 8,846
Literacy 80.74% 75.21% 64.19%
Scheduled Caste 5,388 2,764 2,624
Scheduled Tribe 41,480 20,902 20,578
Illiterate 43,020 20,074 22,946

Caste-wise Population - Palsana Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 28.6% of total population in Palsana Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 5,388 2,764 2,624
Schedule Tribe 41,480 20,902 20,578

Religion-wise Population - Palsana Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 135,172 (93.19%) 75,684 59,488
Muslim 8,636 (5.95%) 4,616 4,020
Christian 220 (0.15%) 122 98
Sikh 199 (0.14%) 122 77
Buddhist 52 (0.04%) 29 23
Jain 679 (0.47%) 349 330
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 92 (0.06%) 49 43

Literacy Rate - Palsana Taluka

Average literacy rate of Palsana Taluka in 2011 were 80.74% in which, male and female literacy were 85.61% and 74.47% respectively. Total literate in Palsana Taluka were 102,032 of which male and female were 60,898 and 41,134 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Palsana Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Palsana Taluka is 791 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 791 females in Palsana Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 899 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 791 ) of Palsana Taluka.


Child Population - Palsana Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 18,682 children between age 0 to 6 years in Palsana Taluka. Out of which 18,682 were male while 18,682 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Palsana Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 13,998 families under Palsana Taluka living in urban areas while 13,998 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 40.1% of total population of Palsana Taluka lives in Urban areas while 59.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 8,826 while that in rural region is 9,856.

Total Urban Rural
Population 145,052 58,164 86,888
Children (0 - 6 years) 18,682 8,826 9,856
Schedule Caste 5,388 1,304 4,084
Schedule Tribe 41,480 2,123 39,357
Literacy 80.74% 86.82% 76.85%
Sex Ratio 791 695 863

Working Population - Palsana Taluka

In Palsana Taluka out of total population, 68,575 were engaged in work activities. 92.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 68,575 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,248 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20,964 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 63,716 50,733 12,983
Cultivators 4,248 3,831 417
Agriculture Labourer 20,964 11,750 9,214
Household Industries 789 658 131
Other Workers 37,715 34,494 3,221
Marginal Workers 4,859 2,319 2,540
Non Working 76,477 27,920 48,557

Palsana Taluka Map


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