Rahata taluka

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Rahata taluka
राहता तालुका
Tehsil
Location of Rahata  in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra
Location of Rahata in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Ahmednagar district
Headquarters Shrirampur
Area
 • Total 759.19 km2 (293.12 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 288,003
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Sex ratio 68.16

Rahata taluka (Marathi: राहता तालुका), is a taluka in Shrirampur subdivision of Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra State of India.[1]

Area[edit]

The table below shows area of the taluka by land type.[2]

Type of Land Area (km2)  % of Total Area
Agriculture 689.39 90.81
Forest 16.13 2.12
Other 53.67 7.07
Total 759.19 100

Villages[edit]

There are around 32 villages in Rahata taluka. For list of villages see Villages in Rahata taluka.

Population[edit]

The table below shows population of the taluka by sex. The data is as per 2001 census.[3]

Population  % of Total Population Number of Literate Literacy (% of Population)
Male 148642 51.61 112294 75.55
Female 139361 48.39 84002 60.28
Total 288003 100 196296 68.16

Rain Fall[edit]

The Table below details of rainfall from year 1981 to 2004.[4]

Year Rainfall (mm)
2000 525
2001 413
2002 385
2003 249
2004 490

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