Nagpur (Rural) Tahsil, with population of about 3 lakh is Nagpur district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Nagpur district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 138 villages in the sub district, among them Kharabi is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Kavdimet is the least populous village with population of 1. Sawanga is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 11 km2 and Amgaon is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 8 census towns in the sub district, those are - Wadi, Hudkeshwar bk., Narsala, Davlameti and Borkhedi Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3 lakh people, among them about 1.6 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.5 lakh (48%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nagpur (Rural) tahsil is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 71 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 51% (about 1.5 lakh) live in Nagpur (Rural) Sub District urban part and 49% (about 1.5 lakh) population live in the Nagpur (Rural) Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagpur (Rural)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 302,195 217,721 58,781 25,693 36,250
Male 156,483 113,133 30,152 13,198 18,580
Female 145,712 104,588 28,629 12,495 17,670

Most populated Villages and Cities in Nagpur (Rural)

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kharabi 10145 Wadi 54048
Godhani (Railway) 9804 Hudkeshwar bk. 24499
Rengapar 8976 Narsala 17330
Lava 6113 Davlameti 14545
Gonhi 5096 Borkhedi 13294
Besa 4554 Bori 12072
Beltarodi 3599 Sonegaon (Nipani) 9387
Khapari 3595 Bhokara 8602
Bajargaon 3233
Bahadura 3172

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 16% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 925 in Buddhists are 948 and in Muslims are 980

Religion wise population 2011 - Nagpur (Rural)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 302,195 238,756 9,327 1,891 774 49,012 480 285 1,670
Male 156,483 124,054 4,711 936 395 25,154 260 148 825
Female 145,712 114,702 4,616 955 379 23,858 220 137 845

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 51.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 55.4% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of 48.1%. General caste population has increased by 58.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 47.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.1% and child population has increased by 26.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nagpur (Rural)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 51.6% 58.1% 47.2% 18.1% 26.7%
Male 48.1% 54.4% 44% 15.4% 25.7%
Female 55.4% 62.3% 50.7% 21.1% 27.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 949 and in schedule tribe is 947. There are 951 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nagpur (Rural)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 45 42 44 16
2011 931 924 949 947 951
2001 887 879 907 903 935

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Nagpur (Rural)

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mohgaon kh 1150 Narsala 957
Tamaswadi 1145 Hudkeshwar bk. 953
Chichkotha 1143 Davlameti 932
Dhawalpeth 1134 Wadi 920
Padri khapa 1115 Bori 914
Gotal pajri 1097 Sonegaon (Nipani) 901
Khandala 1096 Borkhedi 897
Vathoda 1089 Bhokara 888
Mangli 1069
Mohgaon bk. 1067

Literacy

Total about 2.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagpur (Rural) is 89%. 93% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nagpur (Rural)

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 3.3% 9.1%
2011 89.3% 92.8% 85.5%
2001 83.4% 89.5% 76.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Nagpur (Rural)

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kavdimet 100 Hudkeshwar bk. 94
Dhaga 100 Wadi 93
Besa 95 Davlameti 92
Gonhi 94 Borkhedi 91
Tembhari 94 Bori 91
Pilkapar 93 Bhokara 91
Gonhi 92 Narsala 91
Rengapar 92 Sonegaon (Nipani) 91
Vihirgaon 92
Panjari farm 91

Workers profile

Nagpur (Rural) has 39% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 20% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nagpur (Rural)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.2% 33.4% 5.8% 60.8%
Male 56.8% 50.4% 6.4% 43.2%
Female 20.2% 15% 5.1% 79.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Nagpur (Rural)

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Sawanga 10.5 Bori 8.4
Mahurzari 10.5 Sonegaon (Nipani) 7.6
Rama 9 Wadi 7.3
Jamtha 8.6 Bhokara 6.1
Nawarmari 8.4 Borkhedi 5.9
Mangrul 7.4 Narsala 5.1
Sonegaon (mahar) 7.3 Hudkeshwar bk. 4.6
Salai gadhani 7.3 Davlameti 4.3
Kinhalmakadi 6.9
Walani 6.7