Mauda Tahsil, with population of about 1.4 lakh is Nagpur district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Nagpur district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 118 villages in the sub district, among them Tarsa is the most populous village with population of 4678 and Bhamawada is the least populous village with population of 25. Chacher is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Wadhana is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Mouda Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.4 lakh people, among them about 72 thousand (52%) are male and about 68 thousand (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mauda tahsil is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 32 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 90% (about 1.3 lakh) live in Mauda Sub District rural part and 10% (about 15 thousand) population live in the Mauda Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mauda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 139,776 111,719 18,019 10,038 15,580
Male 72,219 57,774 9,221 5,224 8,001
Female 67,557 53,945 8,798 4,814 7,579

Most populated Villages and Cities in Mauda

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Tarsa 4678 Mouda 14606
Aroli 4522
Chacher 4469
Khat 4280
Dhanla 4214
Kodamendhi 3819
Nimkheda 3611
Rewaral 3243
Mathani 3025
Chirwha 2797

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 8% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 936 in Buddhists are 950 and in Muslims are 824.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mauda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 139,776 125,719 1,744 349 58 11,313 31 122 440
Male 72,219 64,943 956 202 38 5,802 17 55 206
Female 67,557 60,776 788 147 20 5,511 14 67 234

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 2% which is -2.1% lower than male population growth rate of 4.1%. General caste population has increased by 6.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -18.6% and child population has decreased by -22.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mauda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.1% 6.9% -4% -18.6% -22.2%
Male 4.1% 7.8% -3.8% -15.9% -22.6%
Female 2% 5.9% -4.2% -21.5% -21.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 922. There are 947 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mauda

Total General SC ST Child
Change -20 -16 -5 -65 10
2011 935 934 954 922 947
2001 955 950 959 987 937

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Mauda

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Khidki 1176 Mouda 931
Khaparkheda (Kirad) 1141
Tarodi 1112
Pardikala 1104
Ijani 1093
Singori 1066
Ashti 1045
Bori (ghiwari) 1044
Ajangaon 1040
Mangli (Chande) 1033

Literacy

Total about 1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 57 thousand are male and about 46 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mauda is 82%. 88% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mauda

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 4.5% 10.2%
2011 82.5% 88.3% 76.2%
2001 75.1% 83.8% 66%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Mauda

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bhamawada 91 Mouda 90
Rahadi 91
Khaparkheda (Gadi Patil Teli) 90
Chehadi 90
Aisamba 90
Ashti 89
Shiwani 89
Hiwara 88
Panjara 87
Sirsoli 87

Workers profile

Mauda has 52% (about 73 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 43% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mauda

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.1% 42.5% 9.5% 47.9%
Male 60.7% 52.8% 8% 39.3%
Female 42.8% 31.6% 11.2% 57.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mauda

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chacher 18 Mouda 13.1
Dhanla 17.8
Tarsa 17.1
Chirwha 14.4
Rewaral 11.6
Adegaon 11.6
Nisatkheda 10.7
Ajangaon 10.4
Morgaon 9.5
Dahegaon 9.3