Talipady Census Town, with population of 7237 is Mangalore sub district's the 10th most populous census town located in Mangalore sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Talipady census town is 12 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 606 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Talipady Ward No 01 and the population of Talipady Ward No 01 is 7237.

Nearest railway station is Mulki which is 6 km far from here. Mangalore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 25 km. District head quarter of the census town is Mangalore which is 25 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 364 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 2841.3 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 37°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7237 people, among them 3345 (46%) are male and 3892 (54%) 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 Talipady census town is 8%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 1746 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Talipady

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,237 6,449 603 185 581
Male 3,345 2,959 298 88 325
Female 3,892 3,490 305 97 256

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 64% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 24% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 12% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1109 in Christians are 1434 and in Muslims are 988.

Religion wise population 2011 - Talipady

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,237 4,624 859 1,750 0 0 1 0 3
Male 3,345 2,192 432 719 0 0 0 0 2
Female 3,892 2,432 427 1,031 0 0 1 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 11.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6498. Female population growth rate of the census town is 9% which is -5.3% lower than male population growth rate of 14.3%. General caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 37% and child population has decreased by -17.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Talipady

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.4% 11.5% 4.3% 37% -17.9%
Male 14.3% 15.8% -3.6% 41.9% -9.7%
Female 9% 8.1% 13.4% 32.9% -26.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1164 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1179, in schedule caste is 1023 and in schedule tribe is 1102. There are 788 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 179 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Talipady

Total General SC ST Child
Change -56 -84 152 -75 -179
2011 1164 1179 1023 1102 788
2001 1220 1263 871 1177 967

Literacy

Total 6116 people in the census town are literate, among them 2881 are male and 3235 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Talipady is 92%. 95% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Talipady

Total Male Female
Change 6.2% 3.6% 8.2%
2011 91.9% 95.4% 89%
2001 85.7% 91.8% 80.8%

Workers profile

Talipady has 41% (2989) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 28% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Talipady

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41.3% 36.9% 4.4% 58.7%
Male 56.7% 52.6% 4.1% 43.3%
Female 28.1% 23.5% 4.7% 71.9%