Tala Tahsil, with population of about 41 thousand is Raigarh district's the least populous sub district, located in Raigarh district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 63 villages in the sub district, among them Tala is the most populous village with population of 5734 and Kista Ketke is the least populous village with population of 39. Rowala is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Tambadi is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 41 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (47%) are male and about 21 thousand (53%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 11% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tala tahsil is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9844 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Tala tahsil live in the Tala Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,619 32,680 3,348 4,591 4,225
Male 19,244 15,371 1,607 2,266 2,176
Female 21,375 17,309 1,741 2,325 2,049

Most populated Villages in Tala

Villages
Name Population
Tala 5734
Rahatad 1967
Mandad 1726
Rowala 1393
Pitsai 1238
Majgaon 1168
Washi Haveli 1040
Borghar Haveli 975
Charai Kh. 975
Mahagaon 955

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 11% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 6% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1110 in Buddhists are 1103 and in Muslims are 1111.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tala

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 40,619 33,731 2,392 37 12 4,368 14 0 65
Male 19,244 15,983 1,133 16 3 2,077 6 0 26
Female 21,375 17,748 1,259 21 9 2,291 8 0 39

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1111 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1126, in schedule caste is 1083 and in schedule tribe is 1026. There are 942 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Tala

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Gaulwadi 1550
Bhanang Kond 1530
Borichamal 1503
Tambadi 1478
Waral 1449
Kista Ketke 1438
Kondthare 1433
Belghar 1414
Kasekhol 1410
Maluk 1376

Literacy

Total about 28 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tala is 76%. 85% of male and 68% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Tala

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Majgaon 88
Wave Mandraj 86
Tala 86
Washi Haveli 86
Usar Kh. 85
Kude 85
Kalsambade 84
Bamanghar 84
Talegaon Tarf Tale 83
Waral 83

Workers profile

Tala has 49% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 45% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49.3% 39.7% 9.6% 50.7%
Male 54.3% 46% 8.3% 45.7%
Female 44.8% 33.9% 10.9% 55.2%

Biggest Villages in Tala

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Rowala 12.8
Rahatad 9.5
Pitsai 9.3
Mandad 8.8
Washi Haveli 8.3
Nigudshet 7.4
Tala 7.1
Maluk 6.5
Panheli 6.4
Phalshet Karnala 6.3