Waraseoni Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 27 thousand is Waraseoni sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Waraseoni sub district of Balaghat district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Waraseoni municipality and out growth is 19 km2. Population density of the city is 1425 persons per km2. There are 17 wards in the city, among them Waraseoni Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 2784 and Wara (og) Ward No 16 (rural Mdds Code:497399) is the least populous ward with population of 1066.

Nearest railway station is Waraseoni which is within the city. Waraseoni is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Balaghat which is 16 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 489 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1087 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 37°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (50%) are male and about 14 thousand (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Waraseoni municipality and out growth is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 6077 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Waraseoni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,494 21,908 3,523 2,063 2,863
Male 13,668 10,945 1,729 994 1,453
Female 13,826 10,963 1,794 1,069 1,410

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 7% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1016 in Muslims are 990 and in Buddhists are 1031

Religion wise population 2011 - Waraseoni

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 27,494 22,250 2,131 71 27 2,045 849 78 43
Male 13,668 11,034 1,071 33 16 1,007 441 40 26
Female 13,826 11,216 1,060 38 11 1,038 408 38 17

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 19.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 21.8% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 17.6%. General caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 27.7% and child population has increased by 3.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Waraseoni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.7% 16.4% 39.2% 27.7% 3.2%
Male 17.6% 14.1% 40.3% 24.9% 1%
Female 21.8% 18.8% 38.1% 30.4% 5.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1012 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 1038 and in schedule tribe is 1075. There are 970 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Waraseoni

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 40 -16 45 42
2011 1012 1002 1038 1075 970
2001 977 962 1054 1030 928

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Waraseoni is 88%. 93% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Waraseoni

Total Male Female
Change 2.3% 0.3% 4.7%
2011 87.9% 93.1% 82.9%
2001 85.6% 92.8% 78.2%

Workers profile

Waraseoni has 37% (about 10 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 20% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Waraseoni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.6% 30.2% 6.4% 63.4%
Male 53.4% 47.5% 5.9% 46.6%
Female 20% 13.2% 6.8% 80%