Barabani Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Barddhaman district, West Bengal

Barabani Block of Barddhaman district has total population of 123,598 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 63,950 are males while 59,648 are females. In 2011 there were total 25,120 families residing in Barabani Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Barabani Block is 933.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35.9% people lives in Urban areas while 64.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 73.2% while that in the rural areas is 68%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Barabani Block is 936 while that of Rural areas is 931.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barabani Block is 16192 which is 13% of the total population. There are 8361 male children and 7831 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barabani Block is 937 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 933 ) of Barabani Block.

The total literacy rate of Barabani Block is 69.86%. The male literacy rate is 69.18% and the female literacy rate is 51.63% in Barabani Block.

Population
123,598
Literacy
69.86%
Sex Ratio
933

To facilitate the administration, Barabani Block is further divided into 5 towns and 46 villages.

Barabani Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 16,192 8,361 7,831
Literacy 69.86% 69.18% 51.63%
Scheduled Caste 35,629 18,270 17,359
Scheduled Tribe 17,574 8,671 8,903
Illiterate 48,559 19,708 28,851

Caste-wise Population - Barabani Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 14.2% of total population in Barabani Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 35,629 18,270 17,359
Schedule Tribe 17,574 8,671 8,903

Religion-wise Population - Barabani Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 108,710 (87.95%) 56,197 52,513
Muslim 13,686 (11.07%) 7,151 6,535
Christian 67 (0.05%) 39 28
Sikh 84 (0.07%) 43 41
Buddhist 12 (0.01%) 4 8
Jain 246 (0.2%) 125 121
Other Religion 452 (0.37%) 212 240
No Religion Specified 341 (0.28%) 179 162

Literacy Rate - Barabani Block

Average literacy rate of Barabani Block in 2011 were 69.86% in which, male and female literacy were 79.59% and 59.43% respectively. Total literate in Barabani Block were 75,039 of which male and female were 44,242 and 30,797 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Barabani Block

The Sex Ratio of Barabani Block is 933 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 933 females in Barabani Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 937 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 933 ) of Barabani Block.


Child Population - Barabani Block

According to Census 2011, there were 16,192 children between age 0 to 6 years in Barabani Block. Out of which 16,192 were male while 16,192 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Barabani Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 9,029 families under Barabani Block living in urban areas while 9,029 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35.9% of total population of Barabani Block lives in Urban areas while 64.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,690 while that in rural region is 10,502.

Total Urban Rural
Population 123,598 44,343 79,255
Children (0 - 6 years) 16,192 5,690 10,502
Schedule Caste 35,629 11,740 23,889
Schedule Tribe 17,574 3,800 13,774
Literacy 69.86% 73.16% 68.01%
Sex Ratio 933 936 931

Working Population - Barabani Block

In Barabani Block out of total population, 41,506 were engaged in work activities. 67.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 41,506 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,837 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,783 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 27,867 24,531 3,336
Cultivators 2,837 2,685 152
Agriculture Labourer 3,783 3,083 700
Household Industries 430 366 64
Other Workers 20,817 18,397 2,420
Marginal Workers 13,639 9,756 3,883
Non Working 82,092 29,663 52,429

Barabani Block Map


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