Rajnandgaon Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rajnandgaon district, Chhattisgarh

Rajnandgaon Tehsil of Rajnandgaon district has total population of 363,352 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 182,141 are males while 181,211 are females. In 2011 there were total 76,395 families residing in Rajnandgaon Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Rajnandgaon Tehsil is 995.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 44.9% people lives in Urban areas while 55.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.8% while that in the rural areas is 77.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Rajnandgaon Tehsil is 991 while that of Rural areas is 998.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rajnandgaon Tehsil is 46828 which is 13% of the total population. There are 23589 male children and 23239 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rajnandgaon Tehsil is 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Rajnandgaon Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Rajnandgaon Tehsil is 81.67%. The male literacy rate is 77.75% and the female literacy rate is 64.5% in Rajnandgaon Tehsil.

Population
363,352
Literacy
81.67%
Sex Ratio
995

To facilitate the administration, Rajnandgaon Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 162 villages.

Rajnandgaon Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 46,828 23,589 23,239
Literacy 81.67% 77.75% 64.5%
Scheduled Caste 45,587 22,491 23,096
Scheduled Tribe 22,581 11,065 11,516
Illiterate 104,861 40,532 64,329

Caste-wise Population - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.2% of total population in Rajnandgaon Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 45,587 22,491 23,096
Schedule Tribe 22,581 11,065 11,516

Religion-wise Population - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 335,307 (92.28%) 168,065 167,242
Muslim 10,574 (2.91%) 5,363 5,211
Christian 2,086 (0.57%) 1,024 1,062
Sikh 1,958 (0.54%) 1,021 937
Buddhist 7,907 (2.18%) 3,868 4,039
Jain 5,030 (1.38%) 2,566 2,464
Other Religion 357 (0.1%) 172 185
No Religion Specified 133 (0.04%) 62 71

Literacy Rate - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Rajnandgaon Tehsil in 2011 were 81.67% in which, male and female literacy were 89.31% and 73.99% respectively. Total literate in Rajnandgaon Tehsil were 258,491 of which male and female were 141,609 and 116,882 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Rajnandgaon Tehsil is 995 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 995 females in Rajnandgaon Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Rajnandgaon Tehsil.


Child Population - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 46,828 children between age 0 to 6 years in Rajnandgaon Tehsil. Out of which 46,828 were male while 46,828 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 35,218 families under Rajnandgaon Tehsil living in urban areas while 35,218 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 44.9% of total population of Rajnandgaon Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 55.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 18,930 while that in rural region is 27,898.

Total Urban Rural
Population 363,352 163,114 200,238
Children (0 - 6 years) 46,828 18,930 27,898
Schedule Caste 45,587 20,701 24,886
Schedule Tribe 22,581 9,342 13,239
Literacy 81.67% 86.83% 77.35%
Sex Ratio 995 991 998

Working Population - Rajnandgaon Tehsil

In Rajnandgaon Tehsil out of total population, 162,879 were engaged in work activities. 84.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 162,879 workers engaged in Main Work, 32,891 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28,838 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 137,839 91,847 45,992
Cultivators 32,891 18,152 14,739
Agriculture Labourer 28,838 13,341 15,497
Household Industries 2,329 1,596 733
Other Workers 73,781 58,758 15,023
Marginal Workers 25,040 8,914 16,126
Non Working 200,473 81,380 119,093

Rajnandgaon Tehsil Map


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