Kamptee Tahsil, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Nagpur district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in Nagpur district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 73 villages in the sub district, among them Wadoda is the most populous village with population of 5708 and Nerala is the least populous village with population of 50. Wadoda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Bidbina is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Kamptee Municipal Council; Mahadula, Yerkheda and Koradi Census Towns and Kamptee Cantonment Board.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kamptee tahsil is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 50 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 60% (about 1.4 lakh) live in Kamptee Sub District urban part and 40% (about 96 thousand) population live in the Kamptee Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kamptee

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 238,870 176,514 52,733 9,623 27,238
Male 123,798 92,208 26,560 5,030 14,113
Female 115,072 84,306 26,173 4,593 13,125

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kamptee

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Wadoda 5708 Kamptee 86793
Bhilgaon 5030 Mahadula 21481
Ranala 4899 Yerkheda 15727
Bidgaon. 4812 Kamptee 12457
Bhugaon 4045 Koradi 6321
Mhasala 3714
Bina 3209
Gumthala 3209
Ajani 2651
Mahalgaon 2446

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 63% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 19% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 17% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 898 in Muslims are 991 and in Buddhists are 988.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kamptee

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 238,870 149,607 45,736 1,246 781 40,660 359 51 430
Male 123,798 78,832 22,968 620 439 20,450 193 26 270
Female 115,072 70,775 22,768 626 342 20,210 166 25 160

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 14.8% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 13.8%. General caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.8% and child population has decreased by -1.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kamptee

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.3% 14.7% 14% 8.8% -1.6%
Male 13.8% 14.1% 13.2% 11.7% -0.6%
Female 14.8% 15.3% 14.9% 5.8% -2.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 914, in schedule caste is 985 and in schedule tribe is 913. There are 930 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kamptee

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 9 14 -51 -19
2011 930 914 985 913 930
2001 921 905 971 964 949

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kamptee

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Tandulwani 1049 Kamptee 997
Asalwada 1017 Yerkheda 965
Garla 1014 Koradi 936
Bhamewada 1003 Mahadula 927
Bidbina 1000 Kamptee 550
Bhugaon 992
Pandhurna 987
Ambadi 981
Parsodi 981
Bhilgaon 980

Literacy

Total about 1.9 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 85 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kamptee is 88%. 91% 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 down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kamptee

Total Male Female
Change 3.2% 0.7% 5.8%
2011 87.6% 91.3% 83.5%
2001 84.4% 90.6% 77.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kamptee

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Panjara 95 Kamptee 94
Khasala 93 Yerkheda 92
Zharap 92 Koradi 90
Ranala 92 Kamptee 90
Gumthi 91 Mahadula 87
Kawtha 91
Khaparkheda 90
Kapsi bk 90
Adaka 89
Ajani 89

Workers profile

Kamptee has 41% (about 97 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 23% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kamptee

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40.6% 35.7% 4.9% 59.4%
Male 56.9% 51.5% 5.3% 43.1%
Female 23.2% 18.7% 4.5% 76.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kamptee

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Wadoda 16.2 Kamptee 15.1
Gada 12.9 Koradi 9.2
Gumthala 11.5 Yerkheda 5.1
Dighori bk. 9.4 Kamptee 4.3
Sonegaon 8.6 Mahadula 3.5
Palsad 8.5
Bhugaon 8.1
Jakhegaon 7.8
Mahalgaon 7.5
Bina 7.1