Kamptee Cantonment Board, with population of about 12 thousand is Kamptee sub district's only cantonment board located in Kamptee sub district of Nagpur district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kamptee cantonment board is 15 km2. Population density of the city is 825 persons per km2. There are 7 wards in the city, among them Kamptee Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of 7641 and Kamptee Ward No 03 is the least populous ward with population of 391.

Nearest railway station is Kamptee which is 2 km far from here. Kamptee is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 2 km. District head quarter of the city is Nagpur which is 16 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 900 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1095.8 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45.1°C and minimum temperature goes down to 10.2°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 8039 (65%) are male and 4418 (35%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kamptee cantonment board is 10%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 2276 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kamptee

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,457 10,699 1,588 170 1,259
Male 8,039 7,110 832 97 711
Female 4,418 3,589 756 73 548

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Buddhists which contribute 7% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 6% population all other religious communities contribute 6% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 499 in Buddhists are 1011 and in Muslims are 699

Religion wise population 2011 - Kamptee

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 12,457 10,094 695 389 376 877 18 0 8
Male 8,039 6,735 409 201 242 436 9 0 7
Female 4,418 3,359 286 188 134 441 9 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is -7.8% which is -4.3% lower than male population growth rate of -3.5%. General caste population has decreased by -2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -62.7% and child population has decreased by -11.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kamptee

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -5.1% -2% -9.4% -62.7% -11.2%
Male -3.5% -1.2% -7.6% -58.9% -4.6%
Female -7.8% -3.5% -11.3% -66.8% -18.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 550 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 505, in schedule caste is 909 and in schedule tribe is 753. There are 771 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 131 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kamptee

Total General SC ST Child
Change -25 -12 -38 -179 -131
2011 550 505 909 753 771
2001 575 517 947 932 902

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 7055 are male and 3524 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kamptee is 94%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kamptee

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 0.7% 8.1%
2011 94.5% 96.3% 91.1%
2001 91.2% 95.6% 83%

Workers profile

Kamptee has 50% (6272) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 16% female population are working population. 66% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kamptee

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50.3% 47% 3.4% 49.7%
Male 69.5% 66.3% 3.2% 30.5%
Female 15.5% 11.9% 3.6% 84.5%