Jabalpur Tahsil, with population of about 13.7 lakh is Jabalpur district's the most populous sub district, located in Jabalpur district of the state Madhya Pradesh in India. There are 188 villages in the sub district, among them Mohaniya is the most populous village with population of 5124 and Ghutiya is the least populous village with population of 6. Saliwada is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Kuda is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 10 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Jabalpur Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; Jabalpur Municipal Corporation; Jabalpur Cantt Cantonment Board; Barela and Bhedaghat Nagar Panchayats Manegaon, Ordnance Factory Khamaria, GCF Jabalpur, Harduli and Bargi Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 13.7 lakh people, among them about 7.1 lakh (52%) are male and about 6.6 lakh (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jabalpur tahsil is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.9 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 88% (about 12.1 lakh) live in Jabalpur Sub District urban part and 12% (about 1.6 lakh) population live in the Jabalpur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jabalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,370,673 1,072,353 192,968 105,352 148,191
Male 714,601 560,837 99,653 54,111 77,604
Female 656,072 511,516 93,315 51,241 70,587

Most populated Villages and Cities in Jabalpur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Mohaniya 5124 Jabalpur 1069292
Saliwada 3866 Jabalpur 1055525
Tewar 3468 Jabalpur Cantt 72261
Mankedi 2652 Barela 12620
Padwar 2529 Manegaon 12599
Dungariya 2474 Ordnance Factory Khamaria 9839
Mahgaon 2163 GCF Jabalpur 9285
Partala 2049 Harduli 7682
Deori 1967 Bargi 6916
Hinotiya 1928 Bhedaghat 6657

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 911 in Muslims are 944 and in Jains are 957

Religion wise population 2011 - Jabalpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,370,673 1,127,666 174,602 20,928 12,598 3,976 26,083 1,055 3,765
Male 714,601 590,215 89,826 10,299 6,602 2,013 13,331 517 1,798
Female 656,072 537,451 84,776 10,629 5,996 1,963 12,752 538 1,967

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -2.7% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of -5.1%. General caste population has decreased by -3.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -19.3% and child population has decreased by -19.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jabalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4% -3.8% 6.3% -19.3% -19.8%
Male -5.1% -5% 5.2% -20.3% -19.5%
Female -2.7% -2.5% 7.5% -18.4% -20.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 947. There are 910 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jabalpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 24 20 22 -7
2011 918 912 936 947 910
2001 895 888 916 925 917

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Jabalpur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mohaniya 1615 Jabalpur 935
Kuda 1184 Jabalpur 935
Nayagaon 1160 Manegaon 925
Chanderi 1155 Bargi 910
Samnapur 1154 GCF Jabalpur 910
Ghaghra 1131 Harduli 909
Siluwa 1125 Barela 893
Gajna 1114 Bhedaghat 884
Khamhariya 1110 Ordnance Factory Khamaria 860
Tuniya 1107 Jabalpur Cantt 713

Literacy

Total about 10.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 5.7 lakh are male and about 4.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jabalpur is 86%. 90% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jabalpur

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 1.7% 7.4%
2011 85.7% 89.9% 81.2%
2001 81.4% 88.2% 73.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Jabalpur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Neem Kheda 90 Jabalpur Cantt 92
Pidrai 89 GCF Jabalpur 91
Pipariya Kalan 89 Ordnance Factory Khamaria 90
Tighra 89 Manegaon 89
Kalgodi 88 Jabalpur 87
Salaiya 88 Jabalpur 87
Padwar 85 Barela 85
Chhitapar 84 Harduli 80
Bilgada 84 Bargi 80
Mahgawan 83 Bhedaghat 76

Workers profile

Jabalpur has 38% (about 5.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 19% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jabalpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.5% 30.9% 6.6% 62.5%
Male 54.3% 46.5% 7.9% 45.7%
Female 19.2% 13.9% 5.3% 80.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jabalpur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Saliwada 12.9 Jabalpur 152.5
Mahgaon 12.8 Jabalpur 152.5
Tewar 11 Jabalpur Cantt 28.5
Hulki 9.3 Ordnance Factory Khamaria 19.9
Rengajhori 8.7 Bhedaghat 16.1
Saliwara 8.2 Barela 9.9
Medki 8 GCF Jabalpur 7.7
Dungariya 7.8 Harduli 3
Hinotiya 7.5 Bargi 2
Umariya 7.1 Manegaon 1.9