Seoni Municipality, with population of about 1 lakh is Seoni sub district's only municipality located in Seoni sub district of Seoni district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Seoni municipality is 16 km2. Population density of the city is 6416 persons per km2. There are 24 wards in the city, among them Seoni Ward No 23 is the most populous ward with population of 7793 and Seoni Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 2183.

Nearest railway station is Seoni which is within the city. Seoni is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Seoni. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 344 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1210.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1 lakh people, among them about 52 thousand (51%) are male and about 50 thousand (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Seoni municipality is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 22 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Seoni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102,343 84,530 10,690 7,123 10,742
Male 52,352 43,311 5,481 3,560 5,645
Female 49,991 41,219 5,209 3,563 5,097

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 76% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 21% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 953 in Muslims are 951 and in Jains are 1000.

Religion wise population 2011 - Seoni

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 102,343 77,489 21,355 558 187 584 2,010 110 50
Male 52,352 39,676 10,944 272 96 280 1,005 59 20
Female 49,991 37,813 10,411 286 91 304 1,005 51 30

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 14% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 90 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 14.9% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 13%. General caste population has increased by 14%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.3% and child population has decreased by -6.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Seoni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14% 14% 9.4% 21.3% -6.1%
Male 13% 12.8% 9.8% 21.6% -7%
Female 14.9% 15.2% 9.1% 21.1% -5.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 950 and in schedule tribe is 1001. There are 903 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Seoni

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 20 -6 -4 18
2011 955 952 950 1001 903
2001 939 932 956 1005 885

Literacy

Total about 83 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 44 thousand are male and about 39 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Seoni is 90%. 95% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Seoni

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 1.5% 5.6%
2011 90.5% 94.7% 86%
2001 87% 93.2% 80.4%

Workers profile

Seoni has 33% (about 34 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 14% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Seoni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.4% 30.2% 3.2% 66.6%
Male 51.8% 47.8% 4% 48.2%
Female 14.1% 11.8% 2.3% 85.9%