Ahmadabad City Taluka, with population of about 55.9 lakh is Ahmadabad district's the most populous sub district, located in Ahmadabad district of the state Gujarat in India.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Ahmadabad Municipal Corporation; and Ahmadabad Cantonment Cantonment Board.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 55.9 lakh people, among them about 29.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 26.4 lakh (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ahmadabad City taluka is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 11.8 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Ahmadabad City taluka live in the Ahmadabad City Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ahmadabad City

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,585,528 4,921,401 596,468 67,659 621,829
Male 2,942,922 2,593,390 313,630 35,902 336,468
Female 2,642,606 2,328,011 282,838 31,757 285,361

Most populated Cities in Ahmadabad City

Cities
Name Population
Ahmadabad 5577940
Ahmadabad Cantonment 7588

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 4% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 887 in Muslims are 942 and in Jains are 972.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ahmadabad City

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,585,528 4,546,338 761,565 47,701 13,660 4,257 203,538 1,980 6,489
Male 2,942,922 2,409,492 392,195 24,285 7,119 2,226 103,205 1,016 3,384
Female 2,642,606 2,136,846 369,370 23,416 6,541 2,031 100,333 964 3,105

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 32.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 33.4% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 31.5%. General caste population has increased by 32.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 70% and child population has increased by 18.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ahmadabad City

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32.4% 32.4% 29.1% 70% 18.9%
Male 31.5% 31.5% 28.3% 69% 17.4%
Female 33.4% 33.4% 30.1% 71.3% 20.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 885. There are 848 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ahmadabad City

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 13 13 12 23
2011 898 898 902 885 848
2001 885 885 889 873 825

Cities with highest sex ratio in Ahmadabad City

Cities
Name Sex Ratio
Ahmadabad Cantonment 927
Ahmadabad 898

Literacy

Total about 43.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 24.1 lakh are male and about 19.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ahmadabad City is 88%. 92% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ahmadabad City

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% 2.5% 6.6%
2011 88.3% 92.3% 83.9%
2001 83.9% 89.8% 77.3%

Cities with highest literacy rate in Ahmadabad City

Cities
Name Literacy Rate %
Ahmadabad Cantonment 89
Ahmadabad 88

Workers profile

Ahmadabad City has 35% (about 19.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ahmadabad City

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35% 32.4% 2.6% 65%
Male 55.9% 53.2% 2.8% 44.1%
Female 11.6% 9.2% 2.4% 88.4%

Biggest Cities in Ahmadabad City

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Ahmadabad 468.9
Ahmadabad Cantonment 5.6