Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur Census Town, with population of 8087 is Panagar sub district's the 3rd least populous census town located in Panagar sub district of Jabalpur district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur census town is 4 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1826 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur Ward No 01 and the population of Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur Ward No 01 is 8087.

Nearest railway station is Jabalpur which is 8 km far from here. Panagar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 15 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jabalpur which is 10 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the census town and is 337 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1288.9 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 12°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8087 people, among them 4202 (52%) are male and 3885 (48%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 16% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur census town is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1958 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,087 5,527 1,255 1,305 827
Male 4,202 2,874 654 674 447
Female 3,885 2,653 601 631 380

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 4% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 919 in Christians are 1031 and in Muslims are 976

Religion wise population 2011 - Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,087 7,462 166 323 64 34 17 10 11
Male 4,202 3,888 84 159 35 18 9 5 4
Female 3,885 3,574 82 164 29 16 8 5 7

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -32.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is -32.3% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of -32.4%. General caste population has decreased by -42%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -1.8% and child population has increased by 19.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -32.4% -42% 13.5% -1.8% 19.5%
Male -32.4% -41.6% 8.6% -3.6% 17.3%
Female -32.3% -42.4% 19.2% 0.2% 22.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 919 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 850 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 -13 82 35 34
2011 925 923 919 936 850
2001 923 936 837 901 816

Literacy

Total 6782 people in the census town are literate, among them 3649 are male and 3133 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur is 93%. 97% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur

Total Male Female
Change 1.5% 1.0% 2.2%
2011 93.4% 97.2% 89.4%
2001 91.9% 96.2% 87.2%

Workers profile

Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur has 30% (2416) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 9% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vehicle Factory Area Jabalpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.9% 28.6% 1.3% 70.1%
Male 49.4% 47.6% 1.8% 50.6%
Female 8.8% 8% 0.8% 91.2%