Surgana Census Town, with population of 6263 is Surgana sub district's only census town located in Surgana sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Surgana census town is 4 km2. Population density of the census town is 1774 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Surgana Ward No 01 and the population of Surgana Ward No 01 is 6263.

Nearest railway station is Nashik Road which is 97 km far from here. Surgana is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Nashik which is 95 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 280 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 684.1 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6.4°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6263 people, among them 3195 (51%) are male and 3068 (49%) are female. 44% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 52% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Surgana census town is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1218 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Surgana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,263 2,733 255 3,275 835
Male 3,195 1,439 122 1,634 436
Female 3,068 1,294 133 1,641 399

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 962 in Muslims are 991.

Religion wise population 2011 - Surgana

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,263 5,528 661 4 4 12 51 3 0
Male 3,195 2,818 332 4 4 7 27 3 0
Female 3,068 2,710 329 0 0 5 24 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 1.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6147. Female population growth rate of the census town is 7.6% which is 10.7% higher than male population growth rate of -3.1%. General caste population has increased by 3.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -24.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3.6% and child population has decreased by -3.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Surgana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.9% 3.2% -24.3% 3.6% -3.4%
Male -3.1% -0.7% -29.1% -2.5% -5.6%
Female 7.6% 7.9% -19.4% 10.4% -0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 1090 and in schedule tribe is 1004. There are 915 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 96 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Surgana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 96 72 131 117 45
2011 960 899 1090 1004 915
2001 864 827 959 887 870

Literacy

Total 4687 people in the census town are literate, among them 2508 are male and 2179 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Surgana is 86%. 91% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Surgana

Total Male Female
Change 7.1% 5.4% 9.8%
2011 86.3% 90.9% 81.6%
2001 79.2% 85.5% 71.8%

Workers profile

Surgana has 37% (2307) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 28% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Surgana

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.8% 27.9% 8.9% 63.2%
Male 45.2% 36.5% 8.7% 54.8%
Female 28.1% 19% 9.1% 71.9%