Barasat - II Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - North Twenty Four Parganas district, West Bengal

Barasat - II Block of North Twenty Four Parganas district has total population of 200,918 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 104,253 are males while 96,665 are females. In 2011 there were total 41,939 families residing in Barasat - II Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Barasat - II Block is 927.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 6% people lives in Urban areas while 94% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 70.8% while that in the rural areas is 78.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Barasat - II Block is 993 while that of Rural areas is 923.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barasat - II Block is 26305 which is 13% of the total population. There are 13445 male children and 12860 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barasat - II Block is 956 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 927 ) of Barasat - II Block.

The total literacy rate of Barasat - II Block is 77.71%. The male literacy rate is 70.99% and the female literacy rate is 63.81% in Barasat - II Block.

Population
200,918
Literacy
77.71%
Sex Ratio
927

To facilitate the administration, Barasat - II Block is further divided into 1 town and 77 villages.

Barasat - II Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 26,305 13,445 12,860
Literacy 77.71% 70.99% 63.81%
Scheduled Caste 21,029 10,864 10,165
Scheduled Tribe 2,556 1,367 1,189
Illiterate 65,223 30,242 34,981

Caste-wise Population - Barasat - II Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.3% of total population in Barasat - II Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 21,029 10,864 10,165
Schedule Tribe 2,556 1,367 1,189

Religion-wise Population - Barasat - II Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 52,105 (25.93%) 27,177 24,928
Muslim 148,296 (73.81%) 76,820 71,476
Christian 220 (0.11%) 124 96
Sikh 5 (0%) 3 2
Buddhist 9 (0%) 4 5
Jain 7 (0%) 3 4
Other Religion 34 (0.02%) 18 16
No Religion Specified 242 (0.12%) 104 138

Literacy Rate - Barasat - II Block

Average literacy rate of Barasat - II Block in 2011 were 77.71% in which, male and female literacy were 81.5% and 73.6% respectively. Total literate in Barasat - II Block were 135,695 of which male and female were 74,011 and 61,684 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Barasat - II Block

The Sex Ratio of Barasat - II Block is 927 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 927 females in Barasat - II Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 956 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 927 ) of Barasat - II Block.


Child Population - Barasat - II Block

According to Census 2011, there were 26,305 children between age 0 to 6 years in Barasat - II Block. Out of which 26,305 were male while 26,305 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Barasat - II Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,464 families under Barasat - II Block living in urban areas while 2,464 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 6% of total population of Barasat - II Block lives in Urban areas while 94% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,716 while that in rural region is 24,589.

Total Urban Rural
Population 200,918 11,994 188,924
Children (0 - 6 years) 26,305 1,716 24,589
Schedule Caste 21,029 624 20,405
Schedule Tribe 2,556 9 2,547
Literacy 77.71% 70.77% 78.15%
Sex Ratio 927 993 923

Working Population - Barasat - II Block

In Barasat - II Block out of total population, 66,139 were engaged in work activities. 85.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 66,139 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,588 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,414 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 56,412 52,333 4,079
Cultivators 8,588 8,423 165
Agriculture Labourer 14,414 13,990 424
Household Industries 1,664 1,297 367
Other Workers 31,746 28,623 3,123
Marginal Workers 9,727 6,883 2,844
Non Working 134,779 45,037 89,742

Barasat - II Block Map


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