Jehanabad District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Bihar) - Census 2011

Jehanabad district of Bihar has total population of 1,125,313 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 585,582 are males while 539,731 are females. In 2011 there were total 181,740 families residing in Jehanabad district. The Average Sex Ratio of Jehanabad district is 922.

Jehanabad district, Bihar

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12% people lives in Urban areas while 88% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.3% while that in the rural areas is 65.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jehanabad district is 893 while that of Rural areas is 926.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jehanabad district is 198785 which is 18% of the total population. There are 103452 male children and 95333 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jehanabad is 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Jehanabad district.

The total literacy rate of Jehanabad district is 66.8%. The male literacy rate is 63.94% and the female literacy rate is 45.29% in Jehanabad district.

Population
1,125,313
Literacy
66.8%
Sex Ratio
922

To facilitate the administration, Jehanabad district is further divided into 7 Blocks (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Blocks consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Jehanabad Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jehanabad district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 198,785 103,452 95,333
Literacy 66.8% 63.94% 45.29%
Scheduled Caste 222,974 115,034 107,940
Scheduled Tribe 1,285 667 618
Illiterate 506,432 211,170 295,262

Caste-wise Population - Jehanabad district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Jehanabad district of Bihar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 222,974 115,034 107,940
Schedule Tribe 1,285 667 618

Religion-wise Population - Jehanabad district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,045,117 (92.87%) 543,981 501,136
Muslim 75,742 (6.73%) 39,305 36,437
Christian 691 (0.06%) 358 333
Sikh 148 (0.01%) 81 67
Buddhist 248 (0.02%) 134 114
Jain 60 (0.01%) 40 20
Other Religion 58 (0.01%) 33 25
No Religion Specified 3,249 (0.29%) 1,650 1,599

Literacy Rate - Jehanabad district

The total literacy rate of Jehanabad district was 66.8% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 61.8% of Bihar. Population-wise, out of total 618,881 literates, males were 374,412 while females were 244,469. Also the male literacy rate was 77.66% and the female literacy rate was 55.01% in Jehanabad district.

  Jehanabad district Bihar
Female 55.01% 51.5%
Male 77.66% 71.2%
Total 66.8% 61.8%

Sex Ratio - Jehanabad district

The Sex Ratio of Jehanabad district is 922 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 922 females in Jehanabad district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Jehanabad district.


Population Density - Jehanabad district

The total area of Jehanabad district is 931 km2. Thus the density of Jehanabad district is 1,209 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 41 sq. km. area is under urban region while 890 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Jehanabad district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Jehanabad, 12.01% people lived in urban regions while 87.99% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 135,196 out of which 71,428 were males while remaining 63,768 were females. In rural areas of Jehanabad, male population was 514,154 while female population was 475,963.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Jehanabad was 893 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Jehanabad was 901 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Jehanabad were 20,634 which is 15.26% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Jehanabad was 926 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Jehanabad was 924 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Jehanabad for urban regions was 76.33 percent in which males were 83% literate while female literacy stood at 68.84%. The total literate population of Jehanabad was 618,881. Similarly in rural areas of Jehanabad, the average literacy rate was 65.45 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 76.89% and 53.1% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Jehanabad were 531,441.

Rural Urban
Population % 87.99% 12.01%
Total population 990,117 135,196
Male population 514,154 71,428
Female population 475,963 63,768
Sex ratio 926 893
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 924 901
Child population 178,151 20,634
Literates 531,441 87,440
Average literacy 65.45% 76.33%
Male literacy 76.89% 83%
Female literacy 53.1% 68.84%

Child Population - Jehanabad district

According to Census 2011, there were 198,785 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jehanabad district. Out of which 103,452 were male while 95,333 were female.


Working Population - Jehanabad district

In Jehanabad district out of total population, 365,378 were engaged in work activities. 68.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 365,378 workers engaged in Main Work, 70,026 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 109,146 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 251,690 200,878 50,812
Cultivators 70,026 59,990 10,036
Agriculture Labourer 109,146 81,359 27,787
Household Industries 8,874 6,126 2,748
Other Workers 63,644 53,403 10,241
Marginal Workers 113,688 65,545 48,143
Non Working 759,935 319,159 440,776

Jehanabad district Map


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