Rahuri Tahsil, with population of about 3.2 lakh is Ahmadnagar district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in Ahmadnagar district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 96 villages in the sub district, among them Vambori is the most populous village with population of about 19 thousand and Jambhulban is the least populous village with population of 51. Vambori is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 53 km2 and Rahuri New is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Rahuri and Deolali Pravara Municipal Councils.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.2 lakh people, among them about 1.7 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.6 lakh (48%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 11% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rahuri tahsil is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 65 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 78% (about 2.5 lakh) live in Rahuri Sub District rural part and 22% (about 70 thousand) population live in the Rahuri Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rahuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 322,823 245,168 43,619 34,036 41,564
Male 166,952 127,455 22,320 17,177 22,615
Female 155,871 117,713 21,299 16,859 18,949

Most populated Villages and Cities in Rahuri

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Vambori 19213 Rahuri 38813
Takalimiya 9762 Deolali Pravara 30997
Bramhani 9342
Baragaon Nandur 8704
Digras 7512
Rahuri Kh. 7217
Kolhar Kh 6986
Umbre 6944
Guha 5213
Manori 4795

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 930 in Muslims are 968.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rahuri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 322,823 295,820 22,039 1,549 136 1,052 1,751 99 377
Male 166,952 153,242 11,200 749 75 538 896 54 198
Female 155,871 142,578 10,839 800 61 514 855 45 179

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.4% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 9.5%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.9% and child population has decreased by -3.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rahuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.5% 7.8% 10.5% 21.9% -3.3%
Male 9.5% 8.1% 9.2% 21.6% -1.7%
Female 9.4% 7.4% 11.8% 22.3% -5.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 838 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rahuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -6 22 5 -31
2011 934 924 954 981 838
2001 934 930 932 976 869

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Rahuri

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Jambhulban 1125 Deolali Pravara 939
Chandegaon 1041 Rahuri 927
Rahuri New 1026
Daradgaon Thadi 1006
Lakh 996
Mahalgaon 989
Wabalewadi 986
Sade 984
Pimpri Valan 982
Kendal Bk. 981

Literacy

Total about 2.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 98 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rahuri is 80%. 87% of male and 72% 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 - Rahuri

Total Male Female
Change 4.1% 1.9% 6.5%
2011 79.7% 87.4% 71.6%
2001 75.6% 85.5% 65.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Rahuri

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Malharwadi 88 Rahuri 84
Amalner 87 Deolali Pravara 80
Khadambe Bk. 87
Deswandi 87
Dhanore 86
Kesapur 86
Songaon 85
Guha 85
Bramhangaon Bhand 85
Satral 85

Workers profile

Rahuri has 47% (about 1.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 38% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rahuri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.2% 43.2% 4% 52.8%
Male 55.9% 52.9% 3% 44.1%
Female 37.9% 32.8% 5.1% 62.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rahuri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Vambori 53.5 Deolali Pravara 43.7
Wawarath 38.8 Rahuri 42.4
Baragaon Nandur 37.1
Bramhani 28.2
Kangar Bk. 24
Jambhali 24
Chikhalthan 23.6
Taharabad 23.5
Katrad 23.3
Daradgaon Thadi 19.3