Shalai Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sirmaur district, Himachal Pradesh

Shalai Tehsil of Sirmaur district has total population of 36,905 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 19,403 are males while 17,502 are females. In 2011 there were total 5,046 families residing in Shalai Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Shalai Tehsil is 902.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Shalai Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 68% and the sex ratio of Shalai Tehsil is 902.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shalai Tehsil is 5684 which is 15% of the total population. There are 2905 male children and 2779 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shalai Tehsil is 957 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 902 ) of Shalai Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Shalai Tehsil is 67.97%. The male literacy rate is 63.96% and the female literacy rate is 50.33% in Shalai Tehsil.

Population
36,905
Literacy
67.97%
Sex Ratio
902

To facilitate the administration, Shalai Tehsil is further divided into 28 villages.

Shalai Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 5,684 2,905 2,779
Literacy 67.97% 63.96% 50.33%
Scheduled Caste 11,044 5,755 5,289
Scheduled Tribe 28 15 13
Illiterate 15,685 6,992 8,693

Caste-wise Population - Shalai Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Shalai Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 11,044 5,755 5,289
Schedule Tribe 28 15 13

Religion-wise Population - Shalai Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 36,827 (99.79%) 19,358 17,469
Muslim 21 (0.06%) 18 3
Christian 16 (0.04%) 8 8
Sikh 3 (0.01%) 2 1
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 2 (0.01%) 1 1
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 35 (0.09%) 15 20

Literacy Rate - Shalai Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Shalai Tehsil in 2011 were 67.97% in which, male and female literacy were 75.23% and 59.83% respectively. Total literate in Shalai Tehsil were 21,220 of which male and female were 12,411 and 8,809 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Shalai Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Shalai Tehsil is 902 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 902 females in Shalai Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 957 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 902 ) of Shalai Tehsil.


Child Population - Shalai Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 5,684 children between age 0 to 6 years in Shalai Tehsil. Out of which 5,684 were male while 5,684 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Shalai Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Shalai Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Shalai Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 5,684.

Total Urban Rural
Population 36,905 0 36,905
Children (0 - 6 years) 5,684 0 5,684
Schedule Caste 11,044 0 11,044
Schedule Tribe 28 0 28
Literacy 67.97% - 67.97%
Sex Ratio 902 - 902

Working Population - Shalai Tehsil

In Shalai Tehsil out of total population, 21,744 were engaged in work activities. 55.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 21,744 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,530 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 280 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 12,118 8,974 3,144
Cultivators 9,530 7,032 2,498
Agriculture Labourer 280 170 110
Household Industries 90 73 17
Other Workers 2,218 1,699 519
Marginal Workers 9,626 3,296 6,330
Non Working 15,161 7,133 8,028

Shalai Tehsil Map


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