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As per the census of 2011 the population of the district is 14,45,166 (7,60,355 males and 6,84,811 females) spread over an area of 5,048.00 sq. km. The population of the district forms only 1.98 percent of the state population. The density of the population is 286 persons per sq. km. And sex ratio 901. The rural-urban proportion is 82.7:17.3. the following table shows the blockwise area population of the district.

S.No.

Name Of Block

Area In Sq. Km.

Population (Rural)

 Male

Female

Total

1 Niwari

570.93

 90706

81636

172342

2 Jatara

913.92

135327

121321

256648

3 Tikamgarh

822.65

106652

96265

202917

4 Prithvipur

520.58

81096

72151

153247

5 Baldeogarh

821.28

112808

101284

214092

6 Palera 751.33 102888 93159 196047

                                                         [Census 2011]                    

Sex Ratio

The ratio of females per thousand males in the district was 877 in the year 1971. It was nearly same 876 in the rural areas best remarkably higher in the Urban areas 898. The table given below shows the changes in the proportion of sexes during the period 1961-2011, both in the rural and urban areas.

  2011 2001

1991

1981

1971

1961

Total 901 886

872

883

877

906

Rural 899 883

868

883

876

906

Urban 909 899

885

886

898

949

                                                         [Census 2011]                    

Density

According to the Census 2011, the density of population in the district is 286 persons. The rural areas it recorded to 247 persons per sq. Km. Where as in the urban areas the density is 1176 persons per sq. Km.

                                                         [Census 2011]                    

Rural Urban Classification

Nearly 17.3 percent of the population lived in its 13 towns and rest 82.7 in the rural areas. The rural area extending over 4,659.19 sq. Km. Contained 963 villages and sustained population of 11,95,293 while Urban area has population of 2,49,873. The table given below shows the rural-urban composition of the population of the district blockwise.

S.No.

Block Name

No. OF Villages

No. of Towns

Total

Total

Rural

Urban

1 Niwari

139

3

215251

172342

42909

2 Jatara

196

2

287121

256648

30473

3 Tikamgarh

174

3

301714

202917

98797

4 Prithvipur

142

2

189556

153247

36309

5 Baldeogarh

162

2

237984

214092

23892

6 Palera 150 1 213540 196047 17493
District Total

963

13

1445166

1195293

249873

                                                         [Census 2011]                    

Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

The Table given below shows the number of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in the district, living both in the rural and urban areas of the District.

S.No. District Name

Scheduled Castes

Scheduled Tribes

 

Total

Rural

Urban

Total

Rural

Urban

1 Tikamgarh

361604

308062

53542

67857

61540

6317

                                                         [Census 2011]                    

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