Ulhasnagar Tahsil, with population of about 5.1 lakh is Thane district's the 7th most populous sub district, located in Thane district of the state Maharashtra in India.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 5.1 lakh people, among them about 2.7 lakh (53%) are male and about 2.4 lakh (47%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ulhasnagar tahsil is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 1.1 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Ulhasnagar tahsil live in the Ulhasnagar Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ulhasnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 506,098 412,842 86,680 6,576 51,267
Male 269,048 220,951 44,584 3,513 26,904
Female 237,050 191,891 42,096 3,063 24,363

Most populated Cities in Ulhasnagar

Cities
Name Population
Ulhasnagar 506098

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 8% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 6% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 885 in Buddhists are 982 and in Muslims are 688

Religion wise population 2011 - Ulhasnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 506,098 417,438 32,055 6,118 8,734 39,224 467 318 1,744
Male 269,048 221,424 18,992 3,001 4,542 19,794 251 168 876
Female 237,050 196,014 13,063 3,117 4,192 19,430 216 150 868

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6.9% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 6.8%. General caste population has decreased by -0.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 62.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 86.1% and child population has decreased by -15.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ulhasnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.8% -0.9% 62.3% 86.1% -15.6%
Male 6.8% -0.6% 60.2% 90.2% -16.3%
Female 6.9% -1.4% 64.7% 81.7% -14.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 868, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 872. There are 906 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 decreased by 0 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 - Ulhasnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -8 26 -41 16
2011 881 868 944 872 906
2001 881 876 918 913 890

Cities with highest sex ratio in Ulhasnagar

Cities
Name Sex Ratio
Ulhasnagar 881

Literacy

Total about 4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.2 lakh are male and about 1.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ulhasnagar is 87%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ulhasnagar

Total Male Female
Change 2.1% 0.5% 3.8%
2011 87.5% 91.1% 83.4%
2001 85.4% 90.6% 79.6%

Cities with highest literacy rate in Ulhasnagar

Cities
Name Literacy Rate %
Ulhasnagar 87

Workers profile

Ulhasnagar has 38% (about 1.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 15% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ulhasnagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.3% 34.7% 3.7% 61.7%
Male 58.8% 54.3% 4.4% 41.2%
Female 15.2% 12.3% 2.8% 84.8%

Biggest Cities in Ulhasnagar

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Ulhasnagar 13