Ghansaur Census Town, with population of 7120 is Ghansaur sub district's only census town located in Ghansaur sub district of Seoni district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ghansaur census town is 5 km2. Population density of the census town is 1380 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Ghansaur Ward No 01 and the population of Ghansaur Ward No 01 is 7120.

Nearest railway station is Ghansaour which is within the census town. Ghansaur is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Seoni which is 100 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the census town and is 345 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 952 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7120 people, among them 3529 (50%) are male and 3591 (50%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghansaur census town is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1653 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghansaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,120 5,271 883 966 759
Male 3,529 2,730 441 358 401
Female 3,591 2,541 442 608 358

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Jains which contribute 6% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1032 in Jains are 873 and in Muslims are 899

Religion wise population 2011 - Ghansaur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,120 6,318 188 20 5 44 459 11 75
Male 3,529 3,110 99 7 3 25 245 7 33
Female 3,591 3,208 89 13 2 19 214 4 42

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 16.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6131. Female population growth rate of the census town is 23.6% which is 14.2% higher than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 13.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.9% and child population has decreased by -19.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ghansaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.1% 13.8% 14.2% 32.9% -19.9%
Male 9.4% 13.7% 7.8% -13.7% -19.6%
Female 23.6% 13.9% 21.4% 94.9% -20.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 931, in schedule caste is 1002 and in schedule tribe is 1698. There are 893 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 117 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghansaur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 117 2 112 946 -7
2011 1018 931 1002 1698 893
2001 901 929 890 752 900

Literacy

Total 5535 people in the census town are literate, among them 2828 are male and 2707 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghansaur is 87%. 90% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ghansaur

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 1.4% 8.6%
2011 87% 90.4% 83.7%
2001 82.4% 89% 75.1%

Workers profile

Ghansaur has 38% (2693) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 21% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghansaur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.8% 29.6% 8.2% 62.2%
Male 55.2% 46.2% 9% 44.8%
Female 20.7% 13.3% 7.4% 79.3%