Madhapar Census Town, with population of about 32 thousand is Bhuj sub district's the most populous census town located in Bhuj sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Madhapar census town is 28 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1136 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Madhapar Ward No 01 and the population of Madhapar Ward No 01 is about 32 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Bhuj which is 5 km far from here. Bhuj is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Bhuj which is 5 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 375 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 670 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (50%) are male and about 16 thousand (50%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Madhapar census town is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 7630 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Madhapar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32,293 29,597 2,513 183 3,818
Male 16,276 14,901 1,279 96 1,963
Female 16,017 14,696 1,234 87 1,855

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 4% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 984 in Muslims are 999 and in Jains are 945.

Religion wise population 2011 - Madhapar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 32,293 27,843 3,047 58 44 9 1,268 0 24
Male 16,276 14,035 1,524 27 24 5 652 0 9
Female 16,017 13,808 1,523 31 20 4 616 0 15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 986, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 906. There are 945 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Madhapar is 86%. 90% of male and 80% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Madhapar has 35% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 13% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Madhapar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.8% 33.1% 1.6% 65.2%
Male 56.1% 54.9% 1.2% 43.9%
Female 13.1% 11% 2.1% 86.9%