Parner Tahsil, with population of about 2.7 lakh is Ahmadnagar district's the 5th least populous sub district, located in Ahmadnagar district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 131 villages in the sub district, among them Parner is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Sheri Koldara is the least populous village with population of 140. Dhavalpuri is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 104 km2 and Bahirobawadi is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.7 lakh people, among them about 1.4 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.3 lakh (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Parner tahsil is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 56 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Parner tahsil live in the Parner Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Parner

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 274,167 237,997 19,116 17,054 30,517
Male 140,267 122,114 9,597 8,556 16,549
Female 133,900 115,883 9,519 8,498 13,968

Most populated Villages in Parner

Villages
Name Population
Parner 13119
Nighoj 10385
Dhavalpuri 7873
Takali Dhokeshwar 6596
Supa 6167
Jawala 6097
Palashi 5740
Kanhoor 5638
Bhalawani 5384
Alkuti 4614

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 955 in Muslims are 948 and in Buddhists are 959.

Religion wise population 2011 - Parner

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 274,167 261,278 8,443 266 98 2,785 1,082 17 198
Male 140,267 133,645 4,335 153 51 1,422 552 8 101
Female 133,900 127,633 4,108 113 47 1,363 530 9 97

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 993. There are 844 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Parner

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Akkalwadi 1158
Garkhindi 1136
Koregaon 1127
Nandur Pathar 1108
Pimpri Pathar 1104
Wesdare 1060
Wiroli 1057
Bhondre 1046
Sherikasari 1039
Narayan Gavhan 1034

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 80 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Parner is 76%. 84% of male and 67% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Parner

Workers profile

Parner has 55% (about 1.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 53% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Parner

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.8% 51.9% 3% 45.2%
Male 56.8% 54.4% 2.4% 43.2%
Female 52.7% 49.2% 3.6% 47.3%

Biggest Villages in Parner

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Dhavalpuri 103.6
Pokhari 76.1
Venkute 58.9
Parner 55.2
Wasunde 45.7
Palashi 45.5
Gajadipur 37.7
Ranjangaon 36.7
Waranwadi 36.4
Khadakwadi 34.4