Karle Census Town, with population of 4382 is Ratnagiri sub district's the least populous census town located in Ratnagiri sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Karle census town is 1 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3913 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Karle Ward No 01 and the population of Karle Ward No 01 is 4382.

Nearest railway station is Mirjole which is 4 km far from here. Ratnagiri is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 4 km. District head quarter of the census town is Ratnagiri which is 4 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 385 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 2347.8 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 35.5°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17.5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 4382 people, among them 1904 (43%) are male and 2478 (57%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karle census town is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 883 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,382 4,382 0 0 509
Male 1,904 1,904 0 0 267
Female 2,478 2,478 0 0 242

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1323 in Hindus are 971.

Religion wise population 2011 - Karle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,382 207 4,160 11 0 3 0 0 1
Male 1,904 105 1,791 5 0 3 0 0 0
Female 2,478 102 2,369 6 0 0 0 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1301 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1301,. There are 906 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 3619 people in the census town are literate, among them 1592 are male and 2027 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karle is 93%. 97% of male and 91% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Karle has 22% (950) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 9% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 21.7% 17.3% 4.4% 78.3%
Male 38.1% 30.4% 7.7% 61.9%
Female 9% 7.1% 1.9% 91%