Shrirampur Tahsil, with population of about 2.9 lakh is Ahmadnagar district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Ahmadnagar district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 55 villages in the sub district, among them Nipani Wadgaon is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Kadit Kh. is the least populous village with population of 530. Takalibhan is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 28 km2 and Kadit Kh. is the smallest with 2 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Shrirampur Municipal Council.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.9 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shrirampur tahsil is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 59 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 69% (about 2 lakh) live in Shrirampur Sub District rural part and 31% (about 89 thousand) population live in the Shrirampur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shrirampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 287,500 212,482 55,462 19,556 36,271
Male 146,510 108,995 27,734 9,781 19,453
Female 140,990 103,487 27,728 9,775 16,818

Most populated Villages and Cities in Shrirampur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Nipani Wadgaon 14361 Shrirampur 89282
Takalibhan 9963
Belapur Bk. 9006
Ainatpur 8892
Shirasgaon 8216
Dattanagar (N.V.) 8018
Undirgaon 7868
Padhegaon 7407
Bhokar 6592
Wadala Mahadeo 6126

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 958 in Muslims are 976 and in Buddhists are 1008

Religion wise population 2011 - Shrirampur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 287,500 237,863 37,199 2,756 1,480 3,712 3,645 209 636
Male 146,510 121,502 18,828 1,290 741 1,849 1,868 101 331
Female 140,990 116,361 18,371 1,466 739 1,863 1,777 108 305

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.9% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 11.3%. General caste population has increased by 9.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.5% and child population has increased by 0.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shrirampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.1% 9.7% 13.9% 39.5% 0.9%
Male 11.3% 9.3% 12.1% 37.7% 1.6%
Female 12.9% 10.1% 15.7% 41.4% 0.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 999. There are 865 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 increased by 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shrirampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 7 32 26 -12
2011 962 949 1000 999 865
2001 949 942 968 973 877

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Shrirampur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Malunje Bk. 1113 Shrirampur 991
Undirgaon 1007
Haregaon 1007
Galnimb 1007
Malwadgaon 993
Dighi 989
Khandala 983
Shirasgaon 982
Dattanagar (N.V.) 982
Bhairavnathnagar (N.V.) 982

Literacy

Total about 2.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.1 lakh are male and about 93 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shrirampur is 82%. 89% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shrirampur

Total Male Female
Change 4.1% 1.6% 7.0%
2011 82.1% 89.3% 74.8%
2001 78% 87.7% 67.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Shrirampur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Shirasgaon 88 Shrirampur 86
Belapur Kh. 86
Wadala Mahadeo 86
Dattanagar (N.V.) 85
Narsari 85
Nimgaon Khairi 85
Fatyabad 83
Muthewadgaon 83
Kamalpur 83
Matapur 83

Workers profile

Shrirampur has 43% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 31% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shrirampur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.1% 37.8% 5.4% 56.9%
Male 55.1% 50.2% 4.9% 44.9%
Female 30.8% 24.8% 5.9% 69.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Shrirampur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Takalibhan 28.2 Shrirampur 9
Bhokar 20.8
Ukkalgaon 20.8
Karegaon 20.5
Nimgaon Khairi 18.4
Mahankal Wadgaon 16.3
Dattanagar (N.V.) 16.3
Khandala 16.3
Wadala Mahadeo 16.2
Bherdapur 16.1