Hingna Tahsil, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Nagpur district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Nagpur district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 126 villages in the sub district, among them Wagdara is the most populous village with population of 9437 and Dongargaon is the least populous village with population of 1. Kavdas is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Sawardhota is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 7 census towns in the sub district, those are - Digdoh, Wanadongri, Nildoh, Takalghat and Waddhamana Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.3 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (47%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hingna tahsil is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 59 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 50% (about 1.2 lakh) live in Hingna Sub District urban part and 50% (about 1.2 lakh) population live in the Hingna Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hingna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 242,198 173,960 38,455 29,783 30,188
Male 128,693 93,130 19,948 15,615 15,612
Female 113,505 80,830 18,507 14,168 14,576

Most populated Villages and Cities in Hingna

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Wagdara 9437 Digdoh 38157
Raipur 8653 Wanadongri 37667
Hingna 7668 Nildoh 20888
Satgaon (Vena Nagar) (N.V.) 7186 Takalghat 11363
Kanholibara 6844 Waddhamana 6148
Gumgaon 5250 Isasani 4366
Wagdara 3108 Nagalwadi 2562
Bid-ganeshpur 2399
Sawangi (Devali) 2138
Sirul 2078

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 13% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 876 in Buddhists are 937 and in Muslims are 832.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hingna

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 242,198 202,999 6,529 545 300 31,152 193 50 430
Male 128,693 108,188 3,564 282 164 16,082 113 29 271
Female 113,505 94,811 2,965 263 136 15,070 80 21 159

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 30.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 32.2% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 29.6%. General caste population has increased by 30%; Schedule caste population has increased by 48.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.4% and child population has increased by 8.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hingna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.8% 30% 48.1% 17.4% 8.7%
Male 29.6% 29% 46.1% 16.6% 9.3%
Female 32.2% 31.3% 50.4% 18.4% 8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 882 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 868, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 907. There are 934 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hingna

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 15 26 13 -11
2011 882 868 928 907 934
2001 865 853 902 894 945

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Hingna

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mathani 1385 Waddhamana 962
Chauki 1200 Isasani 934
Sukali 1120 Nagalwadi 905
Bibi 1119 Wanadongri 867
Dhanoli 1117 Digdoh 853
Dhokarda 1083 Takalghat 830
Gangapur 1080 Nildoh 806
Gidamgad 1074
Ajangaon 1063
Kirmati 1042

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 82 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hingna is 87%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hingna

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 2.0% 9.1%
2011 87.2% 91.1% 82.7%
2001 82% 89.1% 73.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Hingna

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Dongargaon 100 Digdoh 92
Khorikhapa 100 Nagalwadi 92
Tembhari 95 Nildoh 89
Sangam 94 Takalghat 89
Khapa 94 Wanadongri 89
Nildoh 93 Isasani 87
Ukhali 91 Waddhamana 87
Kinhi 91
Bhansoli 91
Junewani 90

Workers profile

Hingna has 42% (about 1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 22% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hingna

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41.5% 37.4% 4.1% 58.5%
Male 58.4% 54.1% 4.2% 41.6%
Female 22.5% 18.5% 4% 77.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Hingna

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kavdas 16.2 Wanadongri 8.3
Kanholibara 16.1 Waddhamana 7.6
Nawegaon 12.3 Nagalwadi 6.5
Adegaon 11.7 Nildoh 5.7
Sukali (kalar) 11.1 Isasani 5.2
Umari 10.3 Digdoh 4.4
Dhanoli 10.1 Takalghat 4.3
Ambazari 9.4
Pendhari 9
Sawangi (Devali) 8.5