Baliapur Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhanbad district, Jharkhand

Baliapur Block of Dhanbad district has total population of 140,908 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 73,278 are males while 67,630 are females. In 2011 there were total 26,387 families residing in Baliapur Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Baliapur Block is 923.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 13.8% people lives in Urban areas while 86.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 74.6% while that in the rural areas is 69.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Baliapur Block is 918 while that of Rural areas is 924.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Baliapur Block is 20055 which is 14% of the total population. There are 10454 male children and 9601 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Baliapur Block is 918 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 923 ) of Baliapur Block.

The total literacy rate of Baliapur Block is 70.32%. The male literacy rate is 70.02% and the female literacy rate is 49.79% in Baliapur Block.

Population
140,908
Literacy
70.32%
Sex Ratio
923

To facilitate the administration, Baliapur Block is further divided into 3 towns and 64 villages.

Baliapur Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 20,055 10,454 9,601
Literacy 70.32% 70.02% 49.79%
Scheduled Caste 19,623 10,158 9,465
Scheduled Tribe 18,798 9,497 9,301
Illiterate 55,925 21,969 33,956

Caste-wise Population - Baliapur Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.3% of total population in Baliapur Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 19,623 10,158 9,465
Schedule Tribe 18,798 9,497 9,301

Religion-wise Population - Baliapur Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 109,616 (77.79%) 57,078 52,538
Muslim 10,496 (7.45%) 5,546 4,950
Christian 171 (0.12%) 90 81
Sikh 24 (0.02%) 12 12
Buddhist 4 (0%) 3 1
Jain 8 (0.01%) 4 4
Other Religion 20,459 (14.52%) 10,472 9,987
No Religion Specified 130 (0.09%) 73 57

Literacy Rate - Baliapur Block

Average literacy rate of Baliapur Block in 2011 were 70.32% in which, male and female literacy were 81.67% and 58.03% respectively. Total literate in Baliapur Block were 84,983 of which male and female were 51,309 and 33,674 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Baliapur Block

The Sex Ratio of Baliapur Block is 923 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 923 females in Baliapur Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 918 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 923 ) of Baliapur Block.


Child Population - Baliapur Block

According to Census 2011, there were 20,055 children between age 0 to 6 years in Baliapur Block. Out of which 20,055 were male while 20,055 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Baliapur Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,645 families under Baliapur Block living in urban areas while 3,645 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 13.8% of total population of Baliapur Block lives in Urban areas while 86.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,780 while that in rural region is 17,275.

Total Urban Rural
Population 140,908 19,414 121,494
Children (0 - 6 years) 20,055 2,780 17,275
Schedule Caste 19,623 4,414 15,209
Schedule Tribe 18,798 567 18,231
Literacy 70.32% 74.57% 69.64%
Sex Ratio 923 918 924

Working Population - Baliapur Block

In Baliapur Block out of total population, 47,231 were engaged in work activities. 50.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 47,231 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,887 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,710 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,928 20,153 3,775
Cultivators 3,887 3,138 749
Agriculture Labourer 1,710 1,288 422
Household Industries 726 485 241
Other Workers 17,605 15,242 2,363
Marginal Workers 23,303 15,053 8,250
Non Working 93,677 38,072 55,605

Baliapur Block Map


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