Khambhat Taluka Urban Part, with population of about 99 thousand is Anand district's the 2nd most urban populous sub district, located in Anand district of the state Gujarat in India.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Khambhat Municipality and Out Growth; and Khambhat Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 99 thousand people, among them about 51 thousand (52%) are male and about 48 thousand (48%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khambhat taluka urban part is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 20 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khambhat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 99,164 90,525 7,067 1,572 10,348
Male 51,178 46,685 3,722 771 5,444
Female 47,986 43,840 3,345 801 4,904

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 73% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 925 in Muslims are 974 and in Jains are 971.

Religion wise population 2011 - Khambhat

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 99,164 72,270 23,670 471 69 38 2,477 18 151
Male 51,178 37,551 11,988 227 40 22 1,257 12 81
Female 47,986 34,719 11,682 244 29 16 1,220 6 70

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 93 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6.1% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 6.7%. General caste population has increased by 5.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 98.7% and child population has decreased by -5.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khambhat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.4% 5.5% 7.5% 98.7% -5.9%
Male 6.7% 5.9% 7.5% 90.4% -6.6%
Female 6.1% 5% 7.5% 107.5% -5.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 899 and in schedule tribe is 1039. There are 901 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khambhat

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -8 0 86 13
2011 938 939 899 1039 901
2001 943 947 899 953 888

Literacy

Total about 78 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 42 thousand are male and about 36 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khambhat is 88%. 92% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khambhat

Total Male Female
Change 7.9% 5.4% 10.5%
2011 87.9% 92.4% 83.1%
2001 80% 87% 72.6%

Workers profile

Khambhat has 37% (about 37 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 14% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khambhat

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37% 32% 5.1% 63%
Male 58.3% 53.2% 5.2% 41.7%
Female 14.3% 9.3% 5% 85.7%