Banaskantha District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Banaskantha, a district of Gujarat has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Gujarat. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Banaskantha District of Gujarat.

In 2011, Banaskantha had population of 3,120,506 of which male and female were 1,610,379 and 1,510,127 respectively. In 2001 census, Banaskantha had a population of 2,504,244 of which males were 1,297,404 and remaining 1,206,840 were females. Banaskantha District population constituted 5.16 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Banaskantha District was at 4.94 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 24.61 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Banaskantha District recorded increase of 26.38 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Banaskantha Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 3,120,506 2,504,244
Male 1,610,379 1,297,404
Female 1,510,127 1,206,840
Population Growth 24.61% 26.38%
Area Sq. Km 10,743 10,743
Density/km2 290 233
Proportion to Gujarat Population 5.16% 4.94%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 938 930
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 898 907
Average Literacy 65.32 50.97
Male Literacy 78.15 66.47
Female Literacy 51.75 34.40
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 510,310 468,394
Male Population (0-6 Age) 268,858 245,654
Female Population (0-6 Age) 241,452 222,740
Literates 1,704,923 1,037,619
Male Literates 1,048,402 699,080
Female Literates 656,521 338,539
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.35% 18.70%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.70% 18.93%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.99% 18.46%

Banaskantha District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Banaskantha district for 2011 is 290 people per sq. km. In 2001, Banaskantha district density was at 233 people per sq. km. Banaskantha district administers 10,743 square kilometers of areas.

Banaskantha Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Banaskantha in 2011 were 65.32 compared to 50.97 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 78.15 and 51.75 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 66.47 and 34.40 in Banaskantha District. Total literate in Banaskantha District were 1,704,923 of which male and female were 1,048,402 and 656,521 respectively. In 2001, Banaskantha District had 1,037,619 in its district.

Banaskantha Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Banaskantha, it stood at 938 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 930. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 898 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 907 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Banaskantha Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Banaskantha. There were total 510,310 children under age of 0-6 against 468,394 of 2001 census. Of total 510,310 male and female were 268,858 and 241,452 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 898 compared to 907 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 16.35 percent of Banaskantha District compared to 18.70 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.35 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Banaskantha Houseless Census

In 2011, total 710 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Banaskantha district of Gujarat. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 3,555. This approx 0.11% of total population of Banaskantha district.

Banaskantha Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 2,890,305 92.62 %
Muslims 213,505 6.84 %
Christian 1,686 0.05 %
Sikh 486 0.02 %
Buddhist 281 0.01 %
Jain 12,659 0.41 %
Others 83 0.00 %
Not Stated 1,501 0.05 %

Banaskantha Population 2015

What is the population of Banaskantha in 2015? The fact is, last census for Banaskantha district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Banaskantha district situated in Gujarat. As per 2011, Banaskantha population is 3,120,506

Banaskantha District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Banaskantha population for 2011 census, 13.30 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 414,915 people lives in urban areas of which males are 216,638 and females are 198,277. Sex Ratio in urban region of Banaskantha district is 915 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Banaskantha district was 857 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 54,904 of which males and females were 29,573 and 25,331. This child population figure of Banaskantha district is 13.65 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Banaskantha district as per census 2011 is 80.38 % of which males and females are 89.15 % and 70.89 % literates respectively. In actual number 289,359 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 166,763 and 122,596 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 86.70 % population of Banaskantha districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Banaskantha district population living in rural areas is 2,705,591 of which males and females are 1,393,741 and 1,311,850 respectively. In rural areas of Banaskantha district, sex ratio is 941 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Banaskantha district is considered, figure is 903 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 455,406 in rural areas of which males were 239,285 and females were 216,121. The child population comprises 17.17 % of total rural population of Banaskantha district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Banaskantha district is 62.91 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 76.37 and 48.73 percent respectively. In total, 1,415,564 people were literate of which males and females were 881,639 and 533,925 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 86.70 % 13.30 %
Total Population 2,705,591 414,915
Male Population 1,393,741 216,638
Female Population 1,311,850 198,277
Sex Ratio 941 915
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 903 857
Child Population (0-6) 455,406 54,904
Male Child(0-6) 239,285 29,573
Female Child(0-6) 216,121 25,331
Child Percentage (0-6) 16.83 % 13.23 %
Male Child Percentage 17.17 % 13.65 %
Female Child Percentage 16.47 % 12.78 %
Literates 1,415,564 289,359
Male Literates 881,639 166,763
Female Literates 533,925 122,596
Average Literacy 62.91 % 80.38 %
Male Literacy 76.37 % 89.15 %
Female Literacy 48.73 % 70.89 %

City/Metros in Banaskantha District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
Palanpur (Urban Agglomeration) 141,592 74,088 67,504
Cities inside Banaskantha District Population Male Female
Palanpur (Municipality) 122,344 63,974 58,370
Deesa (Municipality) 111,160 58,657 52,503

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