Quilandy Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kozhikode district, Kerala

Quilandy Taluka of Kozhikode district has total population of 728,168 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 343,348 are males while 384,820 are females. In 2011 there were total 172,883 families residing in Quilandy Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Quilandy Taluka is 1,121.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 53.5% people lives in Urban areas while 46.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 94.5% while that in the rural areas is 94.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Quilandy Taluka is 1,134 while that of Rural areas is 1,106.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Quilandy Taluka is 73999 which is 10% of the total population. There are 37477 male children and 36522 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Quilandy Taluka is 975 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,121 ) of Quilandy Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Quilandy Taluka is 94.46%. The male literacy rate is 86.71% and the female literacy rate is 83.21% in Quilandy Taluka.

Population
728,168
Literacy
94.46%
Sex Ratio
1,121

To facilitate the administration, Quilandy Taluka is further divided into 16 towns and 19 villages.

Quilandy Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 73,999 37,477 36,522
Literacy 94.46% 86.71% 83.21%
Scheduled Caste 67,996 33,422 34,574
Scheduled Tribe 3,349 1,649 1,700
Illiterate 110,245 45,618 64,627

Caste-wise Population - Quilandy Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Quilandy Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 67,996 33,422 34,574
Schedule Tribe 3,349 1,649 1,700

Religion-wise Population - Quilandy Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 464,223 (63.75%) 223,065 241,158
Muslim 239,216 (32.85%) 108,008 131,208
Christian 22,709 (3.12%) 11,293 11,416
Sikh 54 (0.01%) 32 22
Buddhist 47 (0.01%) 32 15
Jain 23 (0%) 10 13
Other Religion 126 (0.02%) 64 62
No Religion Specified 1,770 (0.24%) 844 926

Literacy Rate - Quilandy Taluka

Average literacy rate of Quilandy Taluka in 2011 were 94.46% in which, male and female literacy were 97.34% and 91.93% respectively. Total literate in Quilandy Taluka were 617,923 of which male and female were 297,730 and 320,193 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Quilandy Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Quilandy Taluka is 1,121 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,121 females in Quilandy Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 975 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,121 ) of Quilandy Taluka.


Child Population - Quilandy Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 73,999 children between age 0 to 6 years in Quilandy Taluka. Out of which 73,999 were male while 73,999 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Quilandy Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 91,975 families under Quilandy Taluka living in urban areas while 91,975 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 53.5% of total population of Quilandy Taluka lives in Urban areas while 46.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 39,120 while that in rural region is 34,879.

Total Urban Rural
Population 728,168 389,442 338,726
Children (0 - 6 years) 73,999 39,120 34,879
Schedule Caste 67,996 36,941 31,055
Schedule Tribe 3,349 733 2,616
Literacy 94.46% 94.47% 94.44%
Sex Ratio 1,121 1,134 1,106

Working Population - Quilandy Taluka

In Quilandy Taluka out of total population, 235,815 were engaged in work activities. 72.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 235,815 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,525 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10,960 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 170,397 144,148 26,249
Cultivators 5,525 4,887 638
Agriculture Labourer 10,960 9,185 1,775
Household Industries 2,326 1,750 576
Other Workers 151,586 128,326 23,260
Marginal Workers 65,418 34,265 31,153
Non Working 492,353 164,935 327,418

Quilandy Taluka Map


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