Tuljapur Municipal Council, with population of about 34 thousand is Tuljapur sub district's the most populous municipal council located in Tuljapur sub district of Osmanabad district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Tuljapur municipal council is 4 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 8176 persons per km2. There are 19 wards in the city, among them Tuljapur Ward No 14 is the most populous ward with population of 3326 and Tuljapur Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 670.

Nearest railway station is Solapur which is 45 km far from here. Tuljapur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Osmanabad which is 22 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 448 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 755.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.3°C and minimum temperature goes down to 11.3°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 34 thousand people, among them about 18 thousand (52%) are male and about 16 thousand (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tuljapur municipal council is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 6563 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tuljapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34,011 28,306 5,205 500 4,170
Male 17,580 14,583 2,689 308 2,257
Female 16,431 13,723 2,516 192 1,913

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 933 in Muslims are 943 and in Buddhists are 994.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tuljapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 34,011 30,679 2,573 52 11 359 135 5 197
Male 17,580 15,868 1,324 25 7 180 75 2 99
Female 16,431 14,811 1,249 27 4 179 60 3 98

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 7.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 7.8% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 6.8%. General caste population has increased by 5.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40.8% and child population has decreased by -10.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tuljapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.3% 5.7% 14.1% 40.8% -10.2%
Male 6.8% 4.4% 16.9% 60.4% -8.5%
Female 7.8% 7.1% 11.2% 17.8% -12.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 623. There are 848 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tuljapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 23 -48 -226 -34
2011 935 941 936 623 848
2001 926 918 984 849 882

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tuljapur is 87%. 93% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tuljapur

Total Male Female
Change 8.1% 4.3% 12.1%
2011 87.2% 92.7% 81.3%
2001 79.1% 88.4% 69.2%

Workers profile

Tuljapur has 34% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 19% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tuljapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.1% 26.9% 7.2% 65.9%
Male 48.1% 40% 8.1% 51.9%
Female 19.1% 12.8% 6.2% 80.9%