Bagmundi Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Puruliya district, West Bengal

Bagmundi Block of Puruliya district has total population of 135,579 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 69,520 are males while 66,059 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,508 families residing in Bagmundi Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Bagmundi Block is 950.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Bagmundi Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 57.2% and the sex ratio of Bagmundi Block is 950.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bagmundi Block is 21992 which is 16% of the total population. There are 11273 male children and 10719 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bagmundi Block is 951 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 950 ) of Bagmundi Block.

The total literacy rate of Bagmundi Block is 57.17%. The male literacy rate is 60.44% and the female literacy rate is 34.7% in Bagmundi Block.

Population
135,579
Literacy
57.17%
Sex Ratio
950

To facilitate the administration, Bagmundi Block is further divided into 142 villages.

Bagmundi Block Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bagmundi Block.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 21,992 11,273 10,719
Literacy 57.17% 60.44% 34.7%
Scheduled Caste 14,042 7,167 6,875
Scheduled Tribe 34,038 17,270 16,768
Illiterate 70,640 27,501 43,139

Caste-wise Population - Bagmundi Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 25.1% of total population in Bagmundi Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 14,042 7,167 6,875
Schedule Tribe 34,038 17,270 16,768

Religion-wise Population - Bagmundi Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 115,630 (85.29%) 59,379 56,251
Muslim 3,882 (2.86%) 2,016 1,866
Christian 766 (0.56%) 505 261
Sikh 9 (0.01%) 5 4
Buddhist 6 (0%) 2 4
Jain 3 (0%) 1 2
Other Religion 15,015 (11.07%) 7,470 7,545
No Religion Specified 268 (0.2%) 142 126

Literacy Rate - Bagmundi Block

Average literacy rate of Bagmundi Block in 2011 were 57.17% in which, male and female literacy were 72.14% and 41.42% respectively. Total literate in Bagmundi Block were 64,939 of which male and female were 42,019 and 22,920 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bagmundi Block

The Sex Ratio of Bagmundi Block is 950 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 950 females in Bagmundi Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 951 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 950 ) of Bagmundi Block.


Child Population - Bagmundi Block

According to Census 2011, there were 21,992 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bagmundi Block. Out of which 21,992 were male while 21,992 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bagmundi Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Bagmundi Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Bagmundi Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 21,992.

Total Urban Rural
Population 135,579 0 135,579
Children (0 - 6 years) 21,992 0 21,992
Schedule Caste 14,042 0 14,042
Schedule Tribe 34,038 0 34,038
Literacy 57.17% - 57.17%
Sex Ratio 950 - 950

Working Population - Bagmundi Block

In Bagmundi Block out of total population, 63,235 were engaged in work activities. 42.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 63,235 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,159 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7,469 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 27,137 22,156 4,981
Cultivators 11,159 9,665 1,494
Agriculture Labourer 7,469 5,247 2,222
Household Industries 703 606 97
Other Workers 7,806 6,638 1,168
Marginal Workers 36,098 16,288 19,810
Non Working 72,344 31,076 41,268

Bagmundi Block Map


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