Kandla is a Census Town city situated in Gandhidham taluka of Kachchh district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,574 families residing in the Kandla city. The total population of Kandla is 15,782 out of which 9,028 are males and 6,754 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kandla is 748.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kandla city is 2422 which is 15% of the total population. There are 1323 male children and 1099 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kandla is 831 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (748).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kandla is 51.5%. Thus Kandla has lower literacy rate compared to 70.6% of Kachchh district. The male literacy rate is 61.92% and the female literacy rate is 37.24% in Kandla.
Kandla Census Town has total administration over 3,574 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.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kandla Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.6% of total population in Kandla.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Kandla is 7,094 which is 44.95% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Kandla is 8,573 which is 54.32% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Kandla as per Census 2011.
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The total literacy rate of Kandla was 51.47% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 6,877 literates, males were 4,771 while females were 2,106. Also the male literacy rate was 61.92% and the female literacy rate was 37.24% in Kandla.
The Sex Ratio of Kandla is 748. Thus per every 1000 men there were 748 females in Kandla. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 831 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 748 ) of Kandla.
According to Census 2011, there were 2,422 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kandla. Out of which 1,323 were male while 1,099 were female.
In Kandla Census Town out of total population, 6,270 were engaged in work activities. 93.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6,270 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Kandla is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
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