Tarsadi Municipality, with population of about 29 thousand is Mangrol sub district's only municipality located in Mangrol sub district of Surat district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Tarsadi municipality is 7 km2. Population density of the city is 4460 persons per km2. There are 7 wards in the city, among them Tarsadi Ward No 07 is the most populous ward with population of 6406 and Tarsadi Ward No 05 is the least populous ward with population of 2880.

Nearest railway station is Kosamba which is 1 km far from here. Mangrol is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 24 km. District head quarter of the city is Surat which is 45 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 275 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1900 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 29 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (53%) are male and about 14 thousand (47%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tarsadi municipality is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 6378 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tarsadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29,305 22,799 2,829 3,677 3,551
Male 15,475 12,041 1,469 1,965 1,904
Female 13,830 10,758 1,360 1,712 1,647

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 17% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 890 in Muslims are 916.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tarsadi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 29,305 23,896 5,040 55 51 6 252 0 5
Male 15,475 12,641 2,631 30 29 4 137 0 3
Female 13,830 11,255 2,409 25 22 2 115 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 56.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 56.1% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 56.5%. General caste population has increased by 59.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40.6% and child population has increased by 39.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tarsadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56.3% 59.8% 51.4% 40.6% 39.2%
Male 56.5% 58.7% 51.6% 47.4% 43.1%
Female 56.1% 61.1% 51.1% 33.5% 35%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 871. There are 865 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tarsadi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 13 -3 -91 -52
2011 894 893 926 871 865
2001 896 880 929 962 917

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tarsadi is 88%. 92% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tarsadi

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 4.4% 9.8%
2011 87.9% 92.3% 83.1%
2001 81% 87.9% 73.3%

Workers profile

Tarsadi has 34% (about 10 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 11% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tarsadi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.1% 33% 1.1% 65.9%
Male 54.5% 53.2% 1.3% 45.5%
Female 11.3% 10.4% 0.9% 88.7%