Shahade Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Nandurbar district, Maharashtra

Shahade Taluka of Nandurbar district has total population of 407,728 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 205,913 are males while 201,815 are females. In 2011 there were total 80,967 families residing in Shahade Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Shahade Taluka is 980.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 15.1% people lives in Urban areas while 84.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.6% while that in the rural areas is 62.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Shahade Taluka is 954 while that of Rural areas is 985.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shahade Taluka is 58446 which is 14% of the total population. There are 30183 male children and 28263 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shahade Taluka is 936 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Shahade Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Shahade Taluka is 66.05%. The male literacy rate is 63.5% and the female literacy rate is 49.52% in Shahade Taluka.

Population
407,728
Literacy
66.05%
Sex Ratio
980

To facilitate the administration, Shahade Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 184 villages.

Shahade Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 58,446 30,183 28,263
Literacy 66.05% 63.5% 49.52%
Scheduled Caste 20,189 10,226 9,963
Scheduled Tribe 220,975 109,908 111,067
Illiterate 177,028 75,161 101,867

Caste-wise Population - Shahade Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 54.2% of total population in Shahade Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 20,189 10,226 9,963
Schedule Tribe 220,975 109,908 111,067

Religion-wise Population - Shahade Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 373,031 (91.49%) 188,109 184,922
Muslim 28,038 (6.88%) 14,390 13,648
Christian 492 (0.12%) 244 248
Sikh 117 (0.03%) 59 58
Buddhist 2,121 (0.52%) 1,076 1,045
Jain 1,913 (0.47%) 983 930
Other Religion 457 (0.11%) 228 229
No Religion Specified 1,559 (0.38%) 824 735

Literacy Rate - Shahade Taluka

Average literacy rate of Shahade Taluka in 2011 were 66.05% in which, male and female literacy were 74.41% and 57.59% respectively. Total literate in Shahade Taluka were 230,700 of which male and female were 130,752 and 99,948 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Shahade Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Shahade Taluka is 980 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 980 females in Shahade Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 936 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Shahade Taluka.


Child Population - Shahade Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 58,446 children between age 0 to 6 years in Shahade Taluka. Out of which 58,446 were male while 58,446 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Shahade Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 11,633 families under Shahade Taluka living in urban areas while 11,633 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 15.1% of total population of Shahade Taluka lives in Urban areas while 84.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,948 while that in rural region is 50,498.

Total Urban Rural
Population 407,728 61,376 346,352
Children (0 - 6 years) 58,446 7,948 50,498
Schedule Caste 20,189 3,986 16,203
Schedule Tribe 220,975 7,772 213,203
Literacy 66.05% 86.62% 62.34%
Sex Ratio 980 954 985

Working Population - Shahade Taluka

In Shahade Taluka out of total population, 194,426 were engaged in work activities. 87.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 194,426 workers engaged in Main Work, 27,131 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 107,939 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 169,449 104,295 65,154
Cultivators 27,131 20,696 6,435
Agriculture Labourer 107,939 56,767 51,172
Household Industries 3,077 1,825 1,252
Other Workers 31,302 25,007 6,295
Marginal Workers 24,977 9,884 15,093
Non Working 213,302 91,734 121,568

Shahade Taluka Map


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