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

Lakhisarai district of Bihar has total population of 1,000,912 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 526,345 are males while 474,567 are females. In 2011 there were total 163,355 families residing in Lakhisarai district. The Average Sex Ratio of Lakhisarai district is 902.

Lakhisarai district, Bihar

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 14.3% people lives in Urban areas while 85.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 71.3% while that in the rural areas is 60.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Lakhisarai district is 895 while that of Rural areas is 903.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lakhisarai district is 188214 which is 19% of the total population. There are 98050 male children and 90164 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lakhisarai is 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (902) of Lakhisarai district.

The total literacy rate of Lakhisarai district is 62.42%. The male literacy rate is 57.98% and the female literacy rate is 42.58% in Lakhisarai district.

Population
1,000,912
Literacy
62.42%
Sex Ratio
902

To facilitate the administration, Lakhisarai 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.

Lakhisarai Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 188,214 98,050 90,164
Literacy 62.42% 57.98% 42.58%
Scheduled Caste 153,209 80,069 73,140
Scheduled Tribe 8,333 4,247 4,086
Illiterate 493,642 221,163 272,479

Caste-wise Population - Lakhisarai district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Lakhisarai district of Bihar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 153,209 80,069 73,140
Schedule Tribe 8,333 4,247 4,086

Religion-wise Population - Lakhisarai district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 956,396 (95.55%) 503,285 453,111
Muslim 40,886 (4.08%) 21,259 19,627
Christian 487 (0.05%) 254 233
Sikh 140 (0.01%) 74 66
Buddhist 52 (0.01%) 29 23
Jain 78 (0.01%) 56 22
Other Religion 52 (0.01%) 26 26
No Religion Specified 2,821 (0.28%) 1,362 1,459

Literacy Rate - Lakhisarai district

The total literacy rate of Lakhisarai district was 62.42% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 61.8% of Bihar. Population-wise, out of total 507,270 literates, males were 305,182 while females were 202,088. Also the male literacy rate was 71.26% and the female literacy rate was 52.57% in Lakhisarai district.

  Lakhisarai district Bihar
Female 52.57% 51.5%
Male 71.26% 71.2%
Total 62.42% 61.8%

Sex Ratio - Lakhisarai district

The Sex Ratio of Lakhisarai district is 902 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 902 females in Lakhisarai district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 902 ) of Lakhisarai district.


Population Density - Lakhisarai district

The total area of Lakhisarai district is 1,228 km2. Thus the density of Lakhisarai district is 815 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 51 sq. km. area is under urban region while 1,177 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Lakhisarai district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Lakhisarai, 14.29% people lived in urban regions while 85.71% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 143,011 out of which 75,482 were males while remaining 67,529 were females. In rural areas of Lakhisarai, male population was 450,863 while female population was 407,038.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Lakhisarai was 895 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Lakhisarai was 884 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Lakhisarai were 24,347 which is 17.02% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Lakhisarai was 903 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Lakhisarai was 925 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Lakhisarai for urban regions was 71.33 percent in which males were 78.39% literate while female literacy stood at 63.47%. The total literate population of Lakhisarai was 507,270. Similarly in rural areas of Lakhisarai, the average literacy rate was 60.89 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 70.03% and 50.71% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Lakhisarai were 422,622.

Rural Urban
Population % 85.71% 14.29%
Total population 857,901 143,011
Male population 450,863 75,482
Female population 407,038 67,529
Sex ratio 903 895
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 925 884
Child population 163,867 24,347
Literates 422,622 84,648
Average literacy 60.89% 71.33%
Male literacy 70.03% 78.39%
Female literacy 50.71% 63.47%

Child Population - Lakhisarai district

According to Census 2011, there were 188,214 children between age 0 to 6 years in Lakhisarai district. Out of which 98,050 were male while 90,164 were female.


Working Population - Lakhisarai district

In Lakhisarai district out of total population, 326,576 were engaged in work activities. 61.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 326,576 workers engaged in Main Work, 59,601 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 80,407 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 201,866 163,186 38,680
Cultivators 59,601 52,137 7,464
Agriculture Labourer 80,407 59,925 20,482
Household Industries 7,108 4,779 2,329
Other Workers 54,750 46,345 8,405
Marginal Workers 124,710 77,308 47,402
Non Working 674,336 285,851 388,485

Lakhisarai district Map


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