Udhampur Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Udhampur district, Jammu and Kashmir

Udhampur Tehsil of Udhampur district has total population of 275,559 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 151,318 are males while 124,241 are females. In 2011 there were total 50,555 families residing in Udhampur Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Udhampur Tehsil is 821.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35.5% people lives in Urban areas while 64.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 88.6% while that in the rural areas is 65.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Udhampur Tehsil is 676 while that of Rural areas is 912.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Udhampur Tehsil is 37702 which is 14% of the total population. There are 20095 male children and 17607 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Udhampur Tehsil is 876 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 821 ) of Udhampur Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Udhampur Tehsil is 74.28%. The male literacy rate is 71.7% and the female literacy rate is 54.88% in Udhampur Tehsil.

Population
275,559
Literacy
74.28%
Sex Ratio
821

To facilitate the administration, Udhampur Tehsil is further divided into 4 towns and 152 villages.

Udhampur Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 37,702 20,095 17,607
Literacy 74.28% 71.7% 54.88%
Scheduled Caste 55,903 29,155 26,748
Scheduled Tribe 22,674 11,766 10,908
Illiterate 98,871 42,816 56,055

Caste-wise Population - Udhampur Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.2% of total population in Udhampur Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 55,903 29,155 26,748
Schedule Tribe 22,674 11,766 10,908

Religion-wise Population - Udhampur Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 242,666 (88.06%) 133,705 108,961
Muslim 27,376 (9.93%) 14,428 12,948
Christian 1,709 (0.62%) 977 732
Sikh 3,258 (1.18%) 1,884 1,374
Buddhist 96 (0.03%) 65 31
Jain 37 (0.01%) 23 14
Other Religion 235 (0.09%) 119 116
No Religion Specified 182 (0.07%) 117 65

Literacy Rate - Udhampur Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Udhampur Tehsil in 2011 were 74.28% in which, male and female literacy were 82.69% and 63.94% respectively. Total literate in Udhampur Tehsil were 176,688 of which male and female were 108,502 and 68,186 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Udhampur Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Udhampur Tehsil is 821 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 821 females in Udhampur Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 876 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 821 ) of Udhampur Tehsil.


Child Population - Udhampur Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 37,702 children between age 0 to 6 years in Udhampur Tehsil. Out of which 37,702 were male while 37,702 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Udhampur Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 18,217 families under Udhampur Tehsil living in urban areas while 18,217 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35.5% of total population of Udhampur Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 64.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 9,833 while that in rural region is 27,869.

Total Urban Rural
Population 275,559 97,731 177,828
Children (0 - 6 years) 37,702 9,833 27,869
Schedule Caste 55,903 13,156 42,747
Schedule Tribe 22,674 2,381 20,293
Literacy 74.28% 88.59% 65.9%
Sex Ratio 821 676 912

Working Population - Udhampur Tehsil

In Udhampur Tehsil out of total population, 119,389 were engaged in work activities. 68.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 119,389 workers engaged in Main Work, 15,589 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,234 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 81,707 72,090 9,617
Cultivators 15,589 13,423 2,166
Agriculture Labourer 1,234 1,107 127
Household Industries 760 578 182
Other Workers 64,124 56,982 7,142
Marginal Workers 37,682 16,519 21,163
Non Working 156,170 62,709 93,461

Udhampur Tehsil Map


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