Suratgarh Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Ganganagar district, Rajasthan

Suratgarh Tehsil of Ganganagar district has total population of 320,981 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 171,312 are males while 149,669 are females. In 2011 there were total 59,861 families residing in Suratgarh Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Suratgarh Tehsil is 874.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22% people lives in Urban areas while 78% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 75.7% while that in the rural areas is 64.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Suratgarh Tehsil is 900 while that of Rural areas is 866.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Suratgarh Tehsil is 46767 which is 15% of the total population. There are 25103 male children and 21664 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Suratgarh Tehsil is 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 874 ) of Suratgarh Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Suratgarh Tehsil is 66.9%. The male literacy rate is 64.9% and the female literacy rate is 48.28% in Suratgarh Tehsil.

Population
320,981
Literacy
66.9%
Sex Ratio
874

To facilitate the administration, Suratgarh Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 470 villages.

Suratgarh Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 46,767 25,103 21,664
Literacy 66.9% 64.9% 48.28%
Scheduled Caste 94,811 49,664 45,147
Scheduled Tribe 1,559 843 716
Illiterate 137,531 60,128 77,403

Caste-wise Population - Suratgarh Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Suratgarh Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 94,811 49,664 45,147
Schedule Tribe 1,559 843 716

Religion-wise Population - Suratgarh Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 267,119 (83.22%) 143,000 124,119
Muslim 20,301 (6.32%) 10,486 9,815
Christian 397 (0.12%) 254 143
Sikh 32,017 (9.97%) 16,777 15,240
Buddhist 93 (0.03%) 51 42
Jain 559 (0.17%) 296 263
Other Religion 11 (0%) 7 4
No Religion Specified 484 (0.15%) 441 43

Literacy Rate - Suratgarh Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Suratgarh Tehsil in 2011 were 66.9% in which, male and female literacy were 76.04% and 56.46% respectively. Total literate in Suratgarh Tehsil were 183,450 of which male and female were 111,184 and 72,266 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Suratgarh Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Suratgarh Tehsil is 874 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 874 females in Suratgarh Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 874 ) of Suratgarh Tehsil.


Child Population - Suratgarh Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 46,767 children between age 0 to 6 years in Suratgarh Tehsil. Out of which 46,767 were male while 46,767 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Suratgarh Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 13,860 families under Suratgarh Tehsil living in urban areas while 13,860 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 22% of total population of Suratgarh Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 78% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 9,037 while that in rural region is 37,730.

Total Urban Rural
Population 320,981 70,536 250,445
Children (0 - 6 years) 46,767 9,037 37,730
Schedule Caste 94,811 14,480 80,331
Schedule Tribe 1,559 949 610
Literacy 66.9% 75.68% 64.36%
Sex Ratio 874 900 866

Working Population - Suratgarh Tehsil

In Suratgarh Tehsil out of total population, 157,319 were engaged in work activities. 72.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 157,319 workers engaged in Main Work, 45,850 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,525 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 113,573 86,690 26,883
Cultivators 45,850 35,624 10,226
Agriculture Labourer 16,525 11,677 4,848
Household Industries 1,055 675 380
Other Workers 50,143 38,714 11,429
Marginal Workers 43,746 12,205 31,541
Non Working 163,662 72,417 91,245

Suratgarh Tehsil Map


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