Umarsara Census Town, with population of about 22 thousand is Yavatmal sub district's the 4th least populous census town located in Yavatmal sub district of Yavatmal district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Umarsara census town is 3 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 6592 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Umarsara Ward No 01 and the population of Umarsara Ward No 01 is about 22 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Yavatmal which is 2 km far from here. Yavatmal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 2 km. District head quarter of the census town is Yavatmal which is 2 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 852 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1070 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.7°C and minimum temperature goes down to 10.4°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (51%) are male and about 11 thousand (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Umarsara census town is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 5292 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Umarsara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,752 15,524 3,986 2,242 1,941
Male 11,138 7,974 2,026 1,138 1,038
Female 10,614 7,550 1,960 1,104 903

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Buddhists which contribute 16% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 948 in Buddhists are 969 and in Not Stateds are 1093

Religion wise population 2011 - Umarsara

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 21,752 17,699 142 38 12 3,547 79 9 226
Male 11,138 9,085 72 20 8 1,801 40 4 108
Female 10,614 8,614 70 18 4 1,746 39 5 118

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 17.5% which is 7.5% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 11.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 9% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Umarsara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.5% 11.6% 24.8% 9% -11.5%
Male 10% 8.3% 22.1% 3.2% -13.1%
Female 17.5% 15.4% 27.7% 15.8% -9.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 947, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 970. There are 870 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 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 36 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Umarsara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 61 59 42 106 36
2011 953 947 967 970 870
2001 892 888 925 864 834

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 9843 are male and 8964 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Umarsara is 95%. 97% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Umarsara

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 1.4% 5.7%
2011 94.9% 97.5% 92.3%
2001 91.6% 96.1% 86.6%

Workers profile

Umarsara has 35% (7637) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 17% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Umarsara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35.1% 29.1% 6% 64.9%
Male 52.3% 44.7% 7.7% 47.7%
Female 17% 12.8% 4.2% 83%