Ambejogai Municipal Council, with population of about 74 thousand is Ambejogai sub district's only municipal council located in Ambejogai sub district of Bid district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Ambejogai municipal council is 10 km2. Population density of the city is 7267 persons per km2. There are 28 wards in the city, among them Ambejogai Ward No 14 is the most populous ward with population of 3910 and Ambejogai Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 1810.

Nearest railway station is Parli which is 25 km far from here. Ambejogai is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Bid which is 95 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 445 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 771.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 7.7°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 74 thousand people, among them about 38 thousand (51%) are male and about 36 thousand (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambejogai municipal council is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambejogai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 73,975 61,159 11,959 857 9,373
Male 38,026 31,520 6,044 462 4,996
Female 35,949 29,639 5,915 395 4,377

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 61% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 31% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 5% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 931 in Muslims are 949 and in Buddhists are 1022

Religion wise population 2011 - Ambejogai

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 73,975 44,817 22,825 122 32 3,343 512 34 2,290
Male 38,026 23,210 11,710 61 15 1,653 267 19 1,091
Female 35,949 21,607 11,115 61 17 1,690 245 15 1,199

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 6.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 69 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 8.8% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of 4.4%. General caste population has increased by 6.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -6.3% and child population has decreased by -1.4% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ambejogai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.5% 6.5% 7.4% -6.3% -1.4%
Male 4.4% 4.5% 4.2% -2.1% 0.2%
Female 8.8% 8.7% 10.9% -10.8% -3.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 940, in schedule caste is 979 and in schedule tribe is 855. There are 876 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ambejogai

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 35 60 -84 -31
2011 945 940 979 855 876
2001 907 905 919 939 907

Literacy

Total about 56 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 30 thousand are male and about 26 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambejogai is 87%. 92% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ambejogai

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 2.4% 9.7%
2011 86.8% 91.9% 81.5%
2001 81.1% 89.5% 71.8%

Workers profile

Ambejogai has 33% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 17% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambejogai

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.5% 28.4% 4.1% 67.5%
Male 47.3% 42.8% 4.6% 52.7%
Female 16.8% 13.2% 3.6% 83.2%