Sangameshwar Tahsil, with population of about 2 lakh is Ratnagiri district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Ratnagiri district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 197 villages in the sub district, among them Kadvai is the most populous village with population of 5008 and Ambet is the least populous village with population of 2. Bamnoli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 26 km2 and Pethwadi is the smallest with 0 km2.
There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Devrukh Census Town.
The sub district is home to about 2 lakh people, among them about 93 thousand (47%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (53%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sangameshwar tahsil is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 50 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.
|Total||General||Schedule Caste||Schedule Tribe||Child|
|Dhamapur Tarf Sangameshwar||4628|
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 9% 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 1132 in Buddhists are 1166 and in Muslims are 1182.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1138 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1139, in schedule caste is 1125 and in schedule tribe is 762. There are 953 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.
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Total about 1.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 75 thousand are male and about 68 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sangameshwar is 79%. 89% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.
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Sangameshwar has 50% (about 100 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 46% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.
|Worker||Main Worker||Marginal Worker||Non Worker|