Talegaon Dabhade Municipal Council, with population of about 56 thousand is Mawal sub district's the least populous municipal council located in Mawal sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Talegaon Dabhade municipal council is 10 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 5644 persons per km2. There are 23 wards in the city, among them Talegaon Dabhade Ward No 06 is the most populous ward with population of 4244 and Talegaon Dabhade Ward No 22 is the least populous ward with population of 1469.

Nearest railway station is Talegaon Dabhade which is within the city. Wadagaon is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 8 km. District head quarter of the city is Pune which is 35 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 127 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 56 thousand people, among them about 29 thousand (51%) are male and about 27 thousand (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Talegaon Dabhade municipal council is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Talegaon Dabhade

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56,435 50,121 4,619 1,695 6,232
Male 29,033 25,829 2,343 861 3,336
Female 27,402 24,292 2,276 834 2,896

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Buddhists which contribute 6% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 937 in Buddhists are 989 and in Muslims are 896

Religion wise population 2011 - Talegaon Dabhade

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 56,435 48,484 2,135 732 69 3,632 1,250 58 75
Male 29,033 25,028 1,126 336 31 1,826 617 30 39
Female 27,402 23,456 1,009 396 38 1,806 633 28 36

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 32.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 43 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 36.7% which is 7.9% higher than male population growth rate of 28.8%. General caste population has increased by 29.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 59.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 68% and child population has increased by 23.6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Talegaon Dabhade

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32.5% 29.6% 59.7% 68% 23.6%
Male 28.8% 25.8% 59.7% 59.7% 24.2%
Female 36.7% 33.8% 59.7% 77.4% 22.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 940, in schedule caste is 971 and in schedule tribe is 969. There are 868 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Talegaon Dabhade

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 56 0 97 -9
2011 944 940 971 969 868
2001 890 884 971 872 877

Literacy

Total about 46 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Talegaon Dabhade is 91%. 94% of male and 89% 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 - Talegaon Dabhade

Total Male Female
Change 2.2% 0.1% 4.8%
2011 91.5% 94.3% 88.6%
2001 89.3% 94.2% 83.8%

Workers profile

Talegaon Dabhade has 36% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 17% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Talegaon Dabhade

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.4% 33.7% 2.7% 63.6%
Male 54.2% 50.9% 3.3% 45.8%
Female 17.5% 15.3% 2.2% 82.5%