Sedam Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Gulbarga district, Karnataka

Sedam Taluka of Gulbarga district has total population of 218,572 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 108,598 are males while 109,974 are females. In 2011 there were total 42,384 families residing in Sedam Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Sedam Taluka is 1,013.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 21% people lives in Urban areas while 79% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 74.2% while that in the rural areas is 53.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sedam Taluka is 990 while that of Rural areas is 1,019.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sedam Taluka is 30493 which is 14% of the total population. There are 15372 male children and 15121 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sedam Taluka is 984 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,013 ) of Sedam Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Sedam Taluka is 57.53%. The male literacy rate is 57.99% and the female literacy rate is 41.13% in Sedam Taluka.

Population
218,572
Literacy
57.53%
Sex Ratio
1,013

To facilitate the administration, Sedam Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 117 villages.

Sedam Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,493 15,372 15,121
Literacy 57.53% 57.99% 41.13%
Scheduled Caste 61,748 30,835 30,913
Scheduled Tribe 4,983 2,413 2,570
Illiterate 110,362 45,621 64,741

Caste-wise Population - Sedam Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.3% of total population in Sedam Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 61,748 30,835 30,913
Schedule Tribe 4,983 2,413 2,570

Religion-wise Population - Sedam Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 187,671 (85.86%) 93,154 94,517
Muslim 29,460 (13.48%) 14,722 14,738
Christian 793 (0.36%) 387 406
Sikh 52 (0.02%) 28 24
Buddhist 62 (0.03%) 34 28
Jain 144 (0.07%) 74 70
Other Religion 20 (0.01%) 12 8
No Religion Specified 370 (0.17%) 187 183

Literacy Rate - Sedam Taluka

Average literacy rate of Sedam Taluka in 2011 were 57.53% in which, male and female literacy were 67.55% and 47.69% respectively. Total literate in Sedam Taluka were 108,210 of which male and female were 62,977 and 45,233 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Sedam Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Sedam Taluka is 1,013 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,013 females in Sedam Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 984 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,013 ) of Sedam Taluka.


Child Population - Sedam Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 30,493 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sedam Taluka. Out of which 30,493 were male while 30,493 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Sedam Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 9,144 families under Sedam Taluka living in urban areas while 9,144 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 21% of total population of Sedam Taluka lives in Urban areas while 79% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,165 while that in rural region is 24,328.

Total Urban Rural
Population 218,572 45,813 172,759
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,493 6,165 24,328
Schedule Caste 61,748 10,618 51,130
Schedule Tribe 4,983 1,007 3,976
Literacy 57.53% 74.2% 53.08%
Sex Ratio 1,013 990 1,019

Working Population - Sedam Taluka

In Sedam Taluka out of total population, 99,705 were engaged in work activities. 77.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 99,705 workers engaged in Main Work, 21,817 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28,697 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 77,083 50,536 26,547
Cultivators 21,817 17,048 4,769
Agriculture Labourer 28,697 13,310 15,387
Household Industries 1,241 854 387
Other Workers 25,328 19,324 6,004
Marginal Workers 22,622 8,461 14,161
Non Working 118,867 49,601 69,266

Sedam Taluka Map


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