Sult Tahsil, with population of about 57 thousand is Almora district's the 5th least populous sub district, located in Almora district of the state Uttarakhand in India. There are 228 villages in the sub district, among them Jakh is the most populous village with population of 1399 and Ghate Section is the least populous village with population of 2. Taram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 61 km2 and Kalsir is the smallest with 0 km2.
The sub district is home to about 57 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (45%) are male and about 32 thousand (55%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sult tahsil is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.
100% population of Sult tahsil live in the Sult Sub District rural part.
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Religion wise distribution of population
Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1241.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1240 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1275, in schedule caste is 1109 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 932 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.
Total about 37 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sult is 75%. 90% of male and 64% of female population are literate here.
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Sult has 48% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 51% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.
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