Galpadar Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Kachchh, Gujarat - Census 2011

Galpadar is a Census Town city situated in Gandhidham taluka of Kachchh district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,652 families residing in the Galpadar city. The total population of Galpadar is 13,155 out of which 7,483 are males and 5,672 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Galpadar is 758.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Galpadar city is 1875 which is 14% of the total population. There are 1011 male children and 864 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Galpadar is 855 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (758).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Galpadar is 81.9%. Thus Galpadar has higher literacy rate compared to 70.6% of Kachchh district. The male literacy rate is 89.59% and the female literacy rate is 71.57% in Galpadar.

Population
13,155
Literacy
81.9%
Sex Ratio
758

Galpadar Census Town has total administration over 2,652 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Galpadar Census Town

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Galpadar Census Town.

Total Male Female
Children 1,875 1,011 864
Literacy 81.9% 77.5% 60.7%
Scheduled Caste 1,251 732 519
Scheduled Tribe 395 246 149
Illiterate 3,916 1,685 2,231

Caste-wise Population - Galpadar

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3% of total population in Galpadar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,251 732 519
Schedule Tribe 395 246 149

Religion-wise Population - Galpadar

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Galpadar is 11,788 which is 89.61% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Galpadar is 1,062 which is 8.07% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Galpadar as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 11,788 (89.61%) 6,695 5,093
Muslim 1,062 (8.07%) 597 465
Christian 116 (0.88%) 74 42
Sikh 146 (1.11%) 90 56
Buddhist 8 (0.06%) 4 4
Jain 19 (0.14%) 11 8
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 16 (0.12%) 12 4

Literacy Rate - Galpadar

The total literacy rate of Galpadar was 81.91% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 9,239 literates, males were 5,798 while females were 3,441. Also the male literacy rate was 89.59% and the female literacy rate was 71.57% in Galpadar.

  Galpadar Gujarat
Female 71.57% 69.68%
Male 89.59% 85.75%
Total 81.91% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Galpadar

The Sex Ratio of Galpadar is 758. Thus per every 1000 men there were 758 females in Galpadar. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 855 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 758 ) of Galpadar.


Child Population - Galpadar

According to Census 2011, there were 1,875 children between age 0 to 6 years in Galpadar. Out of which 1,011 were male while 864 were female.


Working Population - Galpadar

In Galpadar Census Town out of total population, 4,962 were engaged in work activities. 95.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,962 workers engaged in Main Work, 54 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 52 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 4,724 4,490 234
Cultivators 54 54 0
Agriculture Labourer 52 45 7
Household Industries 24 18 6
Other Workers 4,594 4,373 221
Marginal Workers 238 156 82
Non Working 8,193 2,837 5,356

Galpadar Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Galpadar is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 13,155 70.2% 758

Map of Galpadar, Kachchh, Gujarat


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