Yelandur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Chamarajanagar district, Karnataka

Yelandur Taluka of Chamarajanagar district has total population of 82,069 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 41,179 are males while 40,890 are females. In 2011 there were total 18,895 families residing in Yelandur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Yelandur Taluka is 993.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.7% people lives in Urban areas while 89.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.5% while that in the rural areas is 60%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Yelandur Taluka is 999 while that of Rural areas is 992.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Yelandur Taluka is 7998 which is 10% of the total population. There are 4112 male children and 3886 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Yelandur Taluka is 945 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 993 ) of Yelandur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Yelandur Taluka is 61.76%. The male literacy rate is 60.66% and the female literacy rate is 50.78% in Yelandur Taluka.

Population
82,069
Literacy
61.76%
Sex Ratio
993

To facilitate the administration, Yelandur Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 28 villages.

Yelandur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 7,998 4,112 3,886
Literacy 61.76% 60.66% 50.78%
Scheduled Caste 29,052 14,755 14,297
Scheduled Tribe 14,532 7,196 7,336
Illiterate 36,324 16,198 20,126

Caste-wise Population - Yelandur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.7% of total population in Yelandur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 29,052 14,755 14,297
Schedule Tribe 14,532 7,196 7,336

Religion-wise Population - Yelandur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 78,788 (96%) 39,510 39,278
Muslim 2,554 (3.11%) 1,299 1,255
Christian 70 (0.09%) 34 36
Sikh 25 (0.03%) 15 10
Buddhist 33 (0.04%) 17 16
Jain 4 (0%) 2 2
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 593 (0.72%) 301 292

Literacy Rate - Yelandur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Yelandur Taluka in 2011 were 61.76% in which, male and female literacy were 67.39% and 56.11% respectively. Total literate in Yelandur Taluka were 45,745 of which male and female were 24,981 and 20,764 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Yelandur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Yelandur Taluka is 993 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 993 females in Yelandur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 945 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 993 ) of Yelandur Taluka.


Child Population - Yelandur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 7,998 children between age 0 to 6 years in Yelandur Taluka. Out of which 7,998 were male while 7,998 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Yelandur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,055 families under Yelandur Taluka living in urban areas while 2,055 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10.7% of total population of Yelandur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 89.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 806 while that in rural region is 7,192.

Total Urban Rural
Population 82,069 8,779 73,290
Children (0 - 6 years) 7,998 806 7,192
Schedule Caste 29,052 2,114 26,938
Schedule Tribe 14,532 3,363 11,169
Literacy 61.76% 76.48% 59.98%
Sex Ratio 993 999 992

Working Population - Yelandur Taluka

In Yelandur Taluka out of total population, 35,301 were engaged in work activities. 69.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 35,301 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,721 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10,404 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 24,663 18,903 5,760
Cultivators 4,721 4,389 332
Agriculture Labourer 10,404 7,397 3,007
Household Industries 782 464 318
Other Workers 8,756 6,653 2,103
Marginal Workers 10,638 6,486 4,152
Non Working 46,768 15,790 30,978

Yelandur Taluka Map


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