Population Rural & Urban

Definition – Rural & Urban Areas

Urban Unit (or Town):

All places with a municipality, corporation, cantonment board or notified town area committee, etc. (known as Statutory Town) All other places which satisfied the following criteria (known as Census Town):

-A minimum population of 5,000.

-At least 75 per cent of the male main workers engaged in non-agricultural pursuits.

-A density of population of at least 400 per sq. km.

Rural Areas :

All areas which are not categorized as Urban area are considered as Rural Area

*Source:- Census of India 2011

 

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 54.03 % 45.97 %
Total Population 649,866 552,945
Male Population 349,674 296,650
Female Population 300,192 256,295
Sex Ratio 858 864
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 823 846
Child Population (0-6) 92,905 71,873
Male Child(0-6) 50,951 38,930
Female Child(0-6) 41,954 32,943
Child Percentage (0-6) 14.30 % 13.00 %
Male Child Percentage 14.57 % 13.12 %
Female Literacy Child Percentage 13.98 % 12.85 %
Literates 412,631 391,425
Male Literates 250,016 225,443
Female Literates 162,615 165,982
Average Literacy 74.09 % 81.37 %
Male Literates 83.69 % 87.48 %
Female Literates 62.97 % 74.31 %