Wardha District : Census 2011 data

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

In 2011, Wardha had population of 1,300,774 of which male and female were 668,385 and 632,389 respectively. In 2001 census, Wardha had a population of 1,236,736 of which males were 638,990 and remaining 597,746 were females. Wardha District population constituted 1.16 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Wardha District was at 1.28 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 5.18 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Wardha District recorded increase of 15.87 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Wardha Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 1,300,774 1,236,736
Male 668,385 638,990
Female 632,389 597,746
Population Growth 5.18% 15.87%
Area Sq. Km 6,309 6,309
Density/km2 206 196
Proportion to Maharashtra Population 1.16% 1.28%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 946 935
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 919 928
Average Literacy 86.99 80.06
Male Literacy 91.92 87.18
Female Literacy 81.81 72.45
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 128,901 155,612
Male Population (0-6 Age) 67,187 80,704
Female Population (0-6 Age) 61,714 74,908
Literates 1,019,458 865,556
Male Literates 552,617 486,736
Female Literates 466,841 378,820
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.91% 12.58%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.05% 12.63%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.76% 12.53%

Wardha District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Wardha district for 2011 is 206 people per sq. km. In 2001, Wardha district density was at 196 people per sq. km. Wardha district administers 6,309 square kilometers of areas.

Wardha Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Wardha in 2011 were 86.99 compared to 80.06 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 91.92 and 81.81 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 87.18 and 72.45 in Wardha District. Total literate in Wardha District were 1,019,458 of which male and female were 552,617 and 466,841 respectively. In 2001, Wardha District had 865,556 in its district.

Wardha Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Wardha, it stood at 946 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 935. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 919 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 928 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Wardha Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Wardha. There were total 128,901 children under age of 0-6 against 155,612 of 2001 census. Of total 128,901 male and female were 67,187 and 61,714 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 919 compared to 928 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.91 percent of Wardha District compared to 12.58 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.67 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Wardha Houseless Census

In 2011, total 1,189 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Wardha district of Maharashtra. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 4,071. This approx 0.31% of total population of Wardha district.

Wardha Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,057,096 81.27 %
Muslims 53,854 4.14 %
Christian 2,696 0.21 %
Sikh 2,147 0.17 %
Buddhist 175,417 13.49 %
Jain 5,663 0.44 %
Others 2,254 0.17 %
Not Stated 1,647 0.13 %

Wardha Population 2015

What is the population of Wardha in 2015? The fact is, last census for Wardha district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Wardha district situated in Maharashtra. As per 2011, Wardha population is 1,300,774

Wardha District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Wardha population for 2011 census, 32.54 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 423,300 people lives in urban areas of which males are 216,511 and females are 206,789. Sex Ratio in urban region of Wardha district is 955 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Wardha district was 902 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 40,677 of which males and females were 21,389 and 19,288. This child population figure of Wardha district is 9.88 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Wardha district as per census 2011 is 92.62 % of which males and females are 96.05 % and 89.04 % literates respectively. In actual number 354,376 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 187,419 and 166,957 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 67.46 % population of Wardha districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Wardha district population living in rural areas is 877,474 of which males and females are 451,874 and 425,600 respectively. In rural areas of Wardha district, sex ratio is 942 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Wardha district is considered, figure is 926 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 88,224 in rural areas of which males were 45,798 and females were 42,426. The child population comprises 10.14 % of total rural population of Wardha district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Wardha district is 84.27 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 89.93 and 78.26 percent respectively. In total, 665,082 people were literate of which males and females were 365,198 and 299,884 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 67.46 % 32.54 %
Total Population 877,474 423,300
Male Population 451,874 216,511
Female Population 425,600 206,789
Sex Ratio 942 955
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 926 902
Child Population (0-6) 88,224 40,677
Male Child(0-6) 45,798 21,389
Female Child(0-6) 42,426 19,288
Child Percentage (0-6) 10.05 % 9.61 %
Male Child Percentage 10.14 % 9.88 %
Female Child Percentage 9.97 % 9.33 %
Literates 665,082 354,376
Male Literates 365,198 187,419
Female Literates 299,884 166,957
Average Literacy 84.27 % 92.62 %
Male Literacy 89.93 % 96.05 %
Female Literacy 78.26 % 89.04 %

City/Metros in Wardha District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Wardha District
Cities inside Wardha District Population Male Female
Wardha (Municipal Council) 106,444 53,697 52,747
Hinganghat (Municipal Council) 101,805 52,577 49,228

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