Shangus Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Anantnag district, Jammu and Kashmir

Shangus Tehsil of Anantnag district has total population of 74,103 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 39,062 are males while 35,041 are females. In 2011 there were total 12,400 families residing in Shangus Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Shangus Tehsil is 897.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.6% people lives in Urban areas while 89.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 69.5% while that in the rural areas is 62.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Shangus Tehsil is 900 while that of Rural areas is 897.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shangus Tehsil is 15255 which is 21% of the total population. There are 8556 male children and 6699 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shangus Tehsil is 783 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 897 ) of Shangus Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Shangus Tehsil is 63.55%. The male literacy rate is 58.87% and the female literacy rate is 41.11% in Shangus Tehsil.

Population
74,103
Literacy
63.55%
Sex Ratio
897

To facilitate the administration, Shangus Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 25 villages.

Shangus Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 15,255 8,556 6,699
Literacy 63.55% 58.87% 41.11%
Scheduled Caste 267 262 5
Scheduled Tribe 15,495 8,009 7,486
Illiterate 36,705 16,068 20,637

Caste-wise Population - Shangus Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 20.9% of total population in Shangus Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 267 262 5
Schedule Tribe 15,495 8,009 7,486

Religion-wise Population - Shangus Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 816 (1.1%) 681 135
Muslim 72,535 (97.88%) 37,705 34,830
Christian 85 (0.11%) 50 35
Sikh 595 (0.8%) 584 11
Buddhist 4 (0.01%) 2 2
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 68 (0.09%) 40 28

Literacy Rate - Shangus Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Shangus Tehsil in 2011 were 63.55% in which, male and female literacy were 75.38% and 50.82% respectively. Total literate in Shangus Tehsil were 37,398 of which male and female were 22,994 and 14,404 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Shangus Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Shangus Tehsil is 897 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 897 females in Shangus Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 783 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 897 ) of Shangus Tehsil.


Child Population - Shangus Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 15,255 children between age 0 to 6 years in Shangus Tehsil. Out of which 15,255 were male while 15,255 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Shangus Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,208 families under Shangus Tehsil living in urban areas while 1,208 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10.6% of total population of Shangus Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 89.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,432 while that in rural region is 13,823.

Total Urban Rural
Population 74,103 7,875 66,228
Children (0 - 6 years) 15,255 1,432 13,823
Schedule Caste 267 0 267
Schedule Tribe 15,495 108 15,387
Literacy 63.55% 69.53% 62.81%
Sex Ratio 897 900 897

Working Population - Shangus Tehsil

In Shangus Tehsil out of total population, 25,647 were engaged in work activities. 39.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 25,647 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,681 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 824 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 10,231 9,275 956
Cultivators 2,681 2,354 327
Agriculture Labourer 824 768 56
Household Industries 255 222 33
Other Workers 6,471 5,931 540
Marginal Workers 15,416 7,261 8,155
Non Working 48,456 22,526 25,930

Shangus Tehsil Map


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