Unjha Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Mahesana, Gujarat - Census 2011

Unjha is a Municipality city situated in Unjha taluka of Mahesana district. The Unjha city is divided into 12 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 12,174 families residing in the Unjha city. The total population of Unjha is 57,108 out of which 29,767 are males and 27,341 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Unjha is 919.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Unjha city is 5637 which is 10% of the total population. There are 3237 male children and 2400 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Unjha is 741 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (919).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Unjha is 90.8%. Thus Unjha has higher literacy rate compared to 83.6% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 94.68% and the female literacy rate is 86.57% in Unjha.

Population
57,108
Literacy
90.8%
Sex Ratio
919

Unjha Municipality has total administration over 12,174 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Unjha Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Unjha Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 5,637 3,237 2,400
Literacy 90.8% 84.4% 79%
Scheduled Caste 4,283 2,205 2,078
Scheduled Tribe 525 276 249
Illiterate 10,399 4,649 5,750

Caste-wise Population - Unjha

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.9% of total population in Unjha.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 4,283 2,205 2,078
Schedule Tribe 525 276 249

Religion-wise Population - Unjha

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Unjha is 55,689 which is 97.52% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Unjha is 48 which is 0.08% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Unjha as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 55,689 (97.52%) 29,035 26,654
Muslim 48 (0.08%) 25 23
Christian 31 (0.05%) 15 16
Sikh 55 (0.1%) 24 31
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 1,259 (2.2%) 656 603
Other Religion 9 (0.02%) 3 6
No Religion Specified 17 (0.03%) 9 8

Literacy Rate - Unjha

The total literacy rate of Unjha was 90.75% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 46,709 literates, males were 25,118 while females were 21,591. Also the male literacy rate was 94.68% and the female literacy rate was 86.57% in Unjha.

  Unjha Gujarat
Female 86.57% 69.68%
Male 94.68% 85.75%
Total 90.75% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Unjha

The Sex Ratio of Unjha is 919. Thus per every 1000 men there were 919 females in Unjha. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 741 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 919 ) of Unjha.


Child Population - Unjha

According to Census 2011, there were 5,637 children between age 0 to 6 years in Unjha. Out of which 3,237 were male while 2,400 were female.


Working Population - Unjha

In Unjha Municipality out of total population, 19,129 were engaged in work activities. 93.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 19,129 workers engaged in Main Work, 820 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 735 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 17,817 15,996 1,821
Cultivators 820 565 255
Agriculture Labourer 735 577 158
Household Industries 177 145 32
Other Workers 16,085 14,709 1,376
Marginal Workers 1,312 836 476
Non Working 37,979 12,935 25,044

Unjha Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Unjha is further divided into 12 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 6,947 82% 874
2 Ward No - 2 5,672 83.1% 901
3 Ward No - 3 3,700 81% 895
4 Ward No - 4 4,926 78.9% 908
5 Ward No - 5 5,834 82.5% 945
6 Ward No - 6 2,796 83.7% 897
7 Ward No - 7 3,980 83.6% 915
8 Ward No - 8 4,668 87.9% 1,142
9 Ward No - 9 4,026 83.1% 867
10 Ward No - 10 3,719 82.6% 924
11 Ward No - 11 4,263 81% 879
12 Ward No - 12 6,577 75.4% 905

Map of Unjha, Mahesana, Gujarat


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