Sanguem Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - South Goa district, Goa

Sanguem Taluka of South Goa district has total population of 65,147 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 32,623 are males while 32,524 are females. In 2011 there were total 15,068 families residing in Sanguem Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Sanguem Taluka is 997.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 17.7% people lives in Urban areas while 82.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.4% while that in the rural areas is 82.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sanguem Taluka is 1,021 while that of Rural areas is 992.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sanguem Taluka is 7050 which is 11% of the total population. There are 3551 male children and 3499 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sanguem Taluka is 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 997 ) of Sanguem Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Sanguem Taluka is 83.43%. The male literacy rate is 79.85% and the female literacy rate is 68.93% in Sanguem Taluka.

Population
65,147
Literacy
83.43%
Sex Ratio
997

To facilitate the administration, Sanguem Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 51 villages.

Sanguem Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 7,050 3,551 3,499
Literacy 83.43% 79.85% 68.93%
Scheduled Caste 730 358 372
Scheduled Tribe 14,290 6,993 7,297
Illiterate 16,679 6,575 10,104

Caste-wise Population - Sanguem Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21.9% of total population in Sanguem Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 730 358 372
Schedule Tribe 14,290 6,993 7,297

Religion-wise Population - Sanguem Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 51,372 (78.86%) 25,809 25,563
Muslim 4,311 (6.62%) 2,246 2,065
Christian 9,027 (13.86%) 4,356 4,671
Sikh 61 (0.09%) 38 23
Buddhist 22 (0.03%) 10 12
Jain 14 (0.02%) 4 10
Other Religion 11 (0.02%) 6 5
No Religion Specified 329 (0.51%) 154 175

Literacy Rate - Sanguem Taluka

Average literacy rate of Sanguem Taluka in 2011 were 83.43% in which, male and female literacy were 89.6% and 77.24% respectively. Total literate in Sanguem Taluka were 48,468 of which male and female were 26,048 and 22,420 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Sanguem Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Sanguem Taluka is 997 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 997 females in Sanguem Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 997 ) of Sanguem Taluka.


Child Population - Sanguem Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 7,050 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sanguem Taluka. Out of which 7,050 were male while 7,050 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Sanguem Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,732 families under Sanguem Taluka living in urban areas while 2,732 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 17.7% of total population of Sanguem Taluka lives in Urban areas while 82.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,298 while that in rural region is 5,752.

Total Urban Rural
Population 65,147 11,547 53,600
Children (0 - 6 years) 7,050 1,298 5,752
Schedule Caste 730 213 517
Schedule Tribe 14,290 427 13,863
Literacy 83.43% 87.35% 82.58%
Sex Ratio 997 1,021 992

Working Population - Sanguem Taluka

In Sanguem Taluka out of total population, 27,281 were engaged in work activities. 74.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 27,281 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,990 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,534 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 20,335 15,390 4,945
Cultivators 1,990 1,258 732
Agriculture Labourer 1,534 818 716
Household Industries 400 304 96
Other Workers 16,411 13,010 3,401
Marginal Workers 6,946 3,840 3,106
Non Working 37,866 13,393 24,473

Sanguem Taluka Map


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