The Dangs (Dang) District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of The Dangs (Dang), 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 The Dangs District of Gujarat.

In 2011, The Dangs had population of 228,291 of which male and female were 113,821 and 114,470 respectively. In 2001 census, The Dangs had a population of 186,729 of which males were 93,974 and remaining 92,755 were females. The Dangs District population constituted 0.38 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for The Dangs District was at 0.37 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 22.26 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, The Dangs District recorded increase of 29.59 percent to its population compared to 1991.

The Dangs Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 228,291 186,729
Male 113,821 93,974
Female 114,470 92,755
Population Growth 22.26% 29.59%
Area Sq. Km 1,766 1,766
Density/km2 129 106
Proportion to Gujarat Population 0.38% 0.37%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1006 987
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 964 974
Average Literacy 75.16 59.65
Male Literacy 83.06 70.68
Female Literacy 67.38 48.51
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 40,743 36,547
Male Population (0-6 Age) 20,743 18,510
Female Population (0-6 Age) 20,000 18,037
Literates 140,968 89,586
Male Literates 77,314 53,339
Female Literates 63,654 36,247
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 17.85% 19.57%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.22% 19.70%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 17.47% 19.45%

The Dangs District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of The Dangs district for 2011 is 129 people per sq. km. In 2001, The Dangs district density was at 106 people per sq. km. The Dangs district administers 1,766 square kilometers of areas.

The Dangs Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of The Dangs in 2011 were 75.16 compared to 59.65 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 83.06 and 67.38 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 70.68 and 48.51 in The Dangs District. Total literate in The Dangs District were 140,968 of which male and female were 77,314 and 63,654 respectively. In 2001, The Dangs District had 89,586 in its district.

The Dangs Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in The Dangs, it stood at 1006 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 987. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 964 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 974 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

The Dangs Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including The Dangs. There were total 40,743 children under age of 0-6 against 36,547 of 2001 census. Of total 40,743 male and female were 20,743 and 20,000 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 964 compared to 974 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 17.85 percent of The Dangs District compared to 19.57 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.72 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

The Dangs Houseless Census

In 2011, total 77 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in The Dangs district of Gujarat. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 346. This approx 0.15% of total population of The Dangs district.

The Dangs Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 203,545 89.16 %
Muslims 3,593 1.57 %
Christian 20,029 8.77 %
Sikh 69 0.03 %
Buddhist 32 0.01 %
Jain 39 0.02 %
Others 560 0.25 %
Not Stated 424 0.19 %

The Dangs Population 2015

What is the population of The Dangs in 2015? The fact is, last census for The Dangs district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of The Dangs district situated in Gujarat. As per 2011, The Dangs population is 228,291

The Dangs District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total The Dangs population for 2011 census, 10.81 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 24,687 people lives in urban areas of which males are 12,111 and females are 12,576. Sex Ratio in urban region of The Dangs district is 1038 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in The Dangs district was 931 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 2,755 of which males and females were 1,427 and 1,328. This child population figure of The Dangs district is 11.78 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in The Dangs district as per census 2011 is 88.32 % of which males and females are 92.79 % and 84.08 % literates respectively. In actual number 19,371 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 9,914 and 9,457 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 89.19 % population of The Dangs districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total The Dangs district population living in rural areas is 203,604 of which males and females are 101,710 and 101,894 respectively. In rural areas of The Dangs district, sex ratio is 1002 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of The Dangs district is considered, figure is 967 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 37,988 in rural areas of which males were 19,316 and females were 18,672. The child population comprises 18.99 % of total rural population of The Dangs district. Literacy rate in rural areas of The Dangs district is 73.42 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 81.80 and 65.12 percent respectively. In total, 121,597 people were literate of which males and females were 67,400 and 54,197 respectively.

All details regarding Dang District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of The Dangs District.

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 89.19 % 10.81 %
Total Population 203,604 24,687
Male Population 101,710 12,111
Female Population 101,894 12,576
Sex Ratio 1002 1038
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 967 931
Child Population (0-6) 37,988 2,755
Male Child(0-6) 19,316 1,427
Female Child(0-6) 18,672 1,328
Child Percentage (0-6) 18.66 % 11.16 %
Male Child Percentage 18.99 % 11.78 %
Female Child Percentage 18.32 % 10.56 %
Literates 121,597 19,371
Male Literates 67,400 9,914
Female Literates 54,197 9,457
Average Literacy 73.42 % 88.32 %
Male Literacy 81.80 % 92.79 %
Female Literacy 65.12 % 84.08 %

City/Metros in The Dangs District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside The Dangs District
Cities inside The Dangs District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside The Dangs District

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