Tirodi Census Town, with population of 8451 is Tirodi sub district's only census town located in Tirodi sub district of Balaghat district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tirodi census town is 9 km2. Population density of the census town is 959 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Tirodi Ward No 01 and the population of Tirodi Ward No 01 is 8451.

Nearest railway station is Tirodi which is within the census town. Tirodi is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Balaghat which is 61 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the census town and is 480 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1087 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8451 people, among them 4154 (49%) are male and 4297 (51%) are female. 56% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 26% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tirodi census town is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2078 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tirodi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,451 4,725 1,504 2,222 875
Male 4,154 2,387 733 1,034 460
Female 4,297 2,338 771 1,188 415

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 6% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1030 in Muslims are 1042 and in Buddhists are 1147

Religion wise population 2011 - Tirodi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,451 6,666 1,029 65 24 466 18 179 4
Male 4,154 3,284 504 30 15 217 10 91 3
Female 4,297 3,382 525 35 9 249 8 88 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -4.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8849. Female population growth rate of the census town is -4% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of -5%. General caste population has decreased by -5.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -34.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tirodi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4.5% -5.4% -7.8% 0% -34.6%
Male -5% -5.3% -8.7% -1.6% -35%
Female -4% -5.6% -6.9% 1.5% -34.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1034 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 979, in schedule caste is 1052 and in schedule tribe is 1149. There are 902 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tirodi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 -4 21 35 12
2011 1034 979 1052 1149 902
2001 1023 983 1031 1114 890

Literacy

Total 6008 people in the census town are literate, among them 3275 are male and 2733 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tirodi is 79%. 89% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tirodi

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 1.0% 6.9%
2011 79.3% 88.7% 70.4%
2001 75.3% 87.7% 63.5%

Workers profile

Tirodi has 35% (2976) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 20% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tirodi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35.2% 21.7% 13.5% 64.8%
Male 51.4% 35.6% 15.8% 48.6%
Female 19.5% 8.4% 11.2% 80.5%