Purwa Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Unnao district, Uttar Pradesh

Purwa Tehsil of Unnao district has total population of 459,539 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 239,181 are males while 220,358 are females. In 2011 there were total 87,629 families residing in Purwa Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Purwa Tehsil is 921.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 8.7% people lives in Urban areas while 91.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 70.8% while that in the rural areas is 64.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Purwa Tehsil is 926 while that of Rural areas is 921.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Purwa Tehsil is 64348 which is 14% of the total population. There are 33448 male children and 30900 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purwa Tehsil is 924 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 921 ) of Purwa Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Purwa Tehsil is 65.32%. The male literacy rate is 64.82% and the female literacy rate is 46.8% in Purwa Tehsil.

Population
459,539
Literacy
65.32%
Sex Ratio
921

To facilitate the administration, Purwa Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 270 villages.

Purwa Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 64,348 33,448 30,900
Literacy 65.32% 64.82% 46.8%
Scheduled Caste 150,221 77,774 72,447
Scheduled Tribe 309 160 149
Illiterate 201,396 84,155 117,241

Caste-wise Population - Purwa Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Purwa Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 150,221 77,774 72,447
Schedule Tribe 309 160 149

Religion-wise Population - Purwa Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 414,765 (90.26%) 216,285 198,480
Muslim 43,171 (9.39%) 22,068 21,103
Christian 486 (0.11%) 252 234
Sikh 56 (0.01%) 35 21
Buddhist 39 (0.01%) 22 17
Jain 18 (0%) 9 9
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 1,004 (0.22%) 510 494

Literacy Rate - Purwa Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Purwa Tehsil in 2011 were 65.32% in which, male and female literacy were 75.35% and 54.43% respectively. Total literate in Purwa Tehsil were 258,143 of which male and female were 155,026 and 103,117 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Purwa Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Purwa Tehsil is 921 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 921 females in Purwa Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 924 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 921 ) of Purwa Tehsil.


Child Population - Purwa Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 64,348 children between age 0 to 6 years in Purwa Tehsil. Out of which 64,348 were male while 64,348 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Purwa Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 6,527 families under Purwa Tehsil living in urban areas while 6,527 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 8.7% of total population of Purwa Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 91.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,143 while that in rural region is 59,205.

Total Urban Rural
Population 459,539 39,951 419,588
Children (0 - 6 years) 64,348 5,143 59,205
Schedule Caste 150,221 5,796 144,425
Schedule Tribe 309 166 143
Literacy 65.32% 70.76% 64.8%
Sex Ratio 921 926 921

Working Population - Purwa Tehsil

In Purwa Tehsil out of total population, 179,616 were engaged in work activities. 64.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 179,616 workers engaged in Main Work, 63,482 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27,009 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 115,331 93,398 21,933
Cultivators 63,482 52,128 11,354
Agriculture Labourer 27,009 21,060 5,949
Household Industries 3,843 2,831 1,012
Other Workers 20,997 17,379 3,618
Marginal Workers 64,285 32,828 31,457
Non Working 279,923 112,955 166,968

Purwa Tehsil Map


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