Savner Tahsil, with population of about 2.3 lakh is Nagpur district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Nagpur district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 123 villages in the sub district, among them Patansavangi is the most populous village with population of 9838 and Jakhewada is the least populous village with population of 3. Nanda Gomukh is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 12 km2 and Bidachichghat is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 7 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Savner and Khapa Municipal Councils Chicholi, Chandkapur, Walani, Waghoda and Sillewada Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (48%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Savner tahsil is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 51 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 56% (about 1.3 lakh) live in Savner Sub District rural part and 44% (about 1 lakh) population live in the Savner Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Savner

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 229,450 162,543 44,215 22,692 23,534
Male 118,645 84,171 22,768 11,706 12,281
Female 110,805 78,372 21,447 10,986 11,253

Most populated Villages and Cities in Savner

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Patansavangi 9838 Savner 32498
Kelwad 7277 Chicholi 18469
Bhanegaon 6728 Khapa 14659
Dahegaon(Rangari) 5193 Chandkapur 12077
Nanda Gomukh 4027 Walani 9393
Pipla (da-B) 4009 Waghoda 7628
Wakodi 3291 Sillewada 7290
Badegaon 2783
Umari (Bharatpur) 2483
Malegaon 2190

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 12% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 5% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 934 in Buddhists are 949 and in Muslims are 894.

Religion wise population 2011 - Savner

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 229,450 189,295 10,972 542 245 27,541 367 211 277
Male 118,645 97,897 5,793 269 124 14,134 191 111 126
Female 110,805 91,398 5,179 273 121 13,407 176 100 151

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.4% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 2.3%. General caste population has increased by 5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -13.3% and child population has decreased by -22.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Savner

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.8% 5% 4.7% -13.3% -22.1%
Male 2.3% 4.4% 4% -13.4% -21.3%
Female 3.4% 5.7% 5.5% -13.3% -23.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 931, in schedule caste is 942 and in schedule tribe is 938. There are 916 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Savner

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 11 13 1 -22
2011 934 931 942 938 916
2001 924 920 929 937 938

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Savner

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Pipla (Rithi) 1714 Khapa 968
Bhondetal 1321 Savner 961
Maharkund 1150 Chicholi 944
Champa 1120 Waghoda 903
Sonpur 1090 Walani 902
Kodadongri 1083 Chandkapur 890
Khairi (Panjabrao) 1076 Sillewada 885
Pandharakhedi 1054
Chorkhairi 1053
Umari jambhalpani 1046

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 96 thousand are male and about 79 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Savner is 85%. 91% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Savner

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 2.1% 6.1%
2011 85.2% 90.5% 79.6%
2001 81.2% 88.4% 73.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Savner

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Rajana (Halad) 100 Chicholi 90
Ranala 92 Chandkapur 90
Ajani 91 Savner 90
Bidkawadas 91 Waghoda 88
Belori Kh. 90 Walani 87
Sawali 89 Khapa 85
Umari 89 Sillewada 84
Sherdi 89
Patakakhedi 89
Takali 89

Workers profile

Savner has 43% (about 98 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 28% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Savner

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42.8% 37% 5.8% 57.2%
Male 56.5% 50.8% 5.7% 43.5%
Female 28.2% 22.2% 5.9% 71.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Savner

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Nanda Gomukh 11.9 Chandkapur 5.2
Khubala 11.3 Walani 5.1
Joga 10.7 Sillewada 5.1
Patansavangi 10.4 Chicholi 3.3
Badegaon 10.2 Savner 3.2
Umari (Bharatpur) 9.9 Khapa 3.1
Raibasa 9.4 Waghoda 2.1
Jalalkheda 9.1
Wakodi 8.9
Tembhurdoh 8.9