Tonse East Census Town, with population of 7911 is Udupi sub district's the 5th most populous census town located in Udupi sub district of Udupi district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Tonse East census town is 8 km2 and it is the 6th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1037 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Tonse East Ward No 01 and the population of Tonse East Ward No 01 is 7911.

Nearest railway station is Udupi which is 32 km far from here. Udupi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 32 km. District head quarter of the census town is Udupi which is 32 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 410 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 3620.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7911 people, among them 3758 (48%) are male and 4153 (52%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tonse East census town is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1869 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tonse East

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,911 7,338 478 95 635
Male 3,758 3,484 230 44 331
Female 4,153 3,854 248 51 304

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 17% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 8% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1074 in Christians are 1307 and in Muslims are 1015.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tonse East

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,911 5,892 655 1,361 1 0 0 0 2
Male 3,758 2,841 325 590 0 0 0 0 2
Female 4,153 3,051 330 771 1 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 5.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7497. Female population growth rate of the census town is 2.3% which is -7.1% lower than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -20.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -7.8% and child population has increased by 1.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tonse East

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.5% 8% -20.1% -7.8% 1.9%
Male 9.4% 12.9% -22.8% -15.4% 2.5%
Female 2.3% 3.9% -17.3% 0% 1.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1105 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1106, in schedule caste is 1078 and in schedule tribe is 1159. There are 918 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 decreased by 77 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tonse East

Total General SC ST Child
Change -77 -96 71 178 -11
2011 1105 1106 1078 1159 918
2001 1182 1202 1007 981 929

Literacy

Total 6696 people in the census town are literate, among them 3259 are male and 3437 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tonse East is 92%. 95% of male and 89% 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 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tonse East

Total Male Female
Change 2.7% 0.9% 4.1%
2011 92% 95.1% 89.3%
2001 89.3% 94.2% 85.2%

Workers profile

Tonse East has 36% (2871) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 20% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tonse East

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.3% 34.5% 1.8% 63.7%
Male 54.5% 51.3% 3.1% 45.5%
Female 19.8% 19.2% 0.7% 80.2%