Barauni Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Begusarai district, Bihar

Barauni Block of Begusarai district has total population of 273,414 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 144,697 are males while 128,717 are females. In 2011 there were total 52,069 families residing in Barauni Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Barauni Block is 890.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 32% people lives in Urban areas while 68% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 73.7% while that in the rural areas is 65.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Barauni Block is 890 while that of Rural areas is 889.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barauni Block is 48788 which is 18% of the total population. There are 25493 male children and 23295 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barauni Block is 914 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 890 ) of Barauni Block.

The total literacy rate of Barauni Block is 67.9%. The male literacy rate is 62.06% and the female literacy rate is 48.72% in Barauni Block.

Population
273,414
Literacy
67.9%
Sex Ratio
890

To facilitate the administration, Barauni Block is further divided into 3 towns and 86 villages.

Barauni Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 48,788 25,493 23,295
Literacy 67.9% 62.06% 48.72%
Scheduled Caste 33,872 18,004 15,868
Scheduled Tribe 435 227 208
Illiterate 120,898 54,892 66,006

Caste-wise Population - Barauni Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Barauni Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 33,872 18,004 15,868
Schedule Tribe 435 227 208

Religion-wise Population - Barauni Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 214,565 (78.48%) 114,103 100,462
Muslim 57,582 (21.06%) 29,903 27,679
Christian 289 (0.11%) 151 138
Sikh 46 (0.02%) 23 23
Buddhist 32 (0.01%) 16 16
Jain 36 (0.01%) 17 19
Other Religion 26 (0.01%) 14 12
No Religion Specified 838 (0.31%) 470 368

Literacy Rate - Barauni Block

Average literacy rate of Barauni Block in 2011 were 67.9% in which, male and female literacy were 75.34% and 59.49% respectively. Total literate in Barauni Block were 152,516 of which male and female were 89,805 and 62,711 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Barauni Block

The Sex Ratio of Barauni Block is 890 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 890 females in Barauni Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 914 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 890 ) of Barauni Block.


Child Population - Barauni Block

According to Census 2011, there were 48,788 children between age 0 to 6 years in Barauni Block. Out of which 48,788 were male while 48,788 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Barauni Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 16,633 families under Barauni Block living in urban areas while 16,633 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 32% of total population of Barauni Block lives in Urban areas while 68% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 14,274 while that in rural region is 34,514.

Total Urban Rural
Population 273,414 87,593 185,821
Children (0 - 6 years) 48,788 14,274 34,514
Schedule Caste 33,872 9,406 24,466
Schedule Tribe 435 277 158
Literacy 67.9% 73.72% 65.08%
Sex Ratio 890 890 889

Working Population - Barauni Block

In Barauni Block out of total population, 76,024 were engaged in work activities. 65.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 76,024 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,806 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13,247 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 49,556 43,232 6,324
Cultivators 5,806 5,276 530
Agriculture Labourer 13,247 11,392 1,855
Household Industries 2,222 1,439 783
Other Workers 28,281 25,125 3,156
Marginal Workers 26,468 19,467 7,001
Non Working 197,390 81,998 115,392

Barauni Block Map


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