(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
In the vast continent of India one can easily come across multitudes of cities and towns that have developed over the years. In Maharashtra also, numerous towns and cities have flourished. Karanje Turf Satara is one such significant town. It is an example of a census town, which is located in the district of Satara of the maharashtra, India.
In order to know the salient characteristics of a town it is necessary on the part of the person to gather more and more information about the demographical situation of the particular town. Towards achieving such motive, quite a number of demographers have been employed in Karanje Turf Satara for conducting surveys and thus prepare reports accordingly. As a result, numerous reports have been brought out thereby highlighting certain aspects of demography of Karanje Turf Satara.
A special mentioning may be made of Census report of a particular year. Being issued forth in the year 2001, it is vital document, which emphasizes relevant data like population status, literacy rate etc. According to this report, the total population of Karanje Turf Satara has been measured to be 21,503. Just like other places of India, in Karanje Turf Satara also, number of males is more than females. This has been cited in the population rates of males and female. Thus as per this report, male populace constitutes of 53 percent. However female population of Karanje Turf Satara is less constituting only 47 percent. Information about children Karanje Turf Satara, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
From the report, information about literacy situation of Karanje Turf Satara too can be deciphered. Whether a city has developed or not can also be inferred after analyzing the literacy rate of Karanje Turf Satara. Thus the average literacy rate of Karanje Turf Satara constitutes of 77 percent. Thus it is higher than that of India, which has been measured to be 59.5. On individual basis, rates of male and female literacy are high as well. In other words, male literacy constitutes of 81 percent, while female literacy rate constitutes of 74 percent.