Bargarh Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bargarh district, Odisha

Bargarh Block of Bargarh district has total population of 164,131 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 84,475 are males while 79,656 are females. In 2011 there were total 38,108 families residing in Bargarh Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Bargarh Block is 943.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 56.6% people lives in Urban areas while 43.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.4% while that in the rural areas is 75.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Bargarh Block is 953 while that of Rural areas is 930.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bargarh Block is 17841 which is 11% of the total population. There are 9147 male children and 8694 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bargarh Block is 950 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 943 ) of Bargarh Block.

The total literacy rate of Bargarh Block is 82.09%. The male literacy rate is 78.7% and the female literacy rate is 67.3% in Bargarh Block.

Population
164,131
Literacy
82.09%
Sex Ratio
943

To facilitate the administration, Bargarh Block is further divided into 3 towns and 20 villages.

Bargarh Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 17,841 9,147 8,694
Literacy 82.09% 78.7% 67.3%
Scheduled Caste 37,498 19,026 18,472
Scheduled Tribe 13,198 6,578 6,620
Illiterate 44,046 17,996 26,050

Caste-wise Population - Bargarh Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8% of total population in Bargarh Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 37,498 19,026 18,472
Schedule Tribe 13,198 6,578 6,620

Religion-wise Population - Bargarh Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 156,844 (95.56%) 80,765 76,079
Muslim 2,873 (1.75%) 1,518 1,355
Christian 3,476 (2.12%) 1,725 1,751
Sikh 461 (0.28%) 242 219
Buddhist 42 (0.03%) 20 22
Jain 42 (0.03%) 21 21
Other Religion 12 (0.01%) 7 5
No Religion Specified 381 (0.23%) 177 204

Literacy Rate - Bargarh Block

Average literacy rate of Bargarh Block in 2011 were 82.09% in which, male and female literacy were 88.25% and 75.54% respectively. Total literate in Bargarh Block were 120,085 of which male and female were 66,479 and 53,606 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Bargarh Block

The Sex Ratio of Bargarh Block is 943 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 943 females in Bargarh Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 950 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 943 ) of Bargarh Block.


Child Population - Bargarh Block

According to Census 2011, there were 17,841 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bargarh Block. Out of which 17,841 were male while 17,841 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Bargarh Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 21,116 families under Bargarh Block living in urban areas while 21,116 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 56.6% of total population of Bargarh Block lives in Urban areas while 43.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 10,502 while that in rural region is 7,339.

Total Urban Rural
Population 164,131 92,931 71,200
Children (0 - 6 years) 17,841 10,502 7,339
Schedule Caste 37,498 18,245 19,253
Schedule Tribe 13,198 5,870 7,328
Literacy 82.09% 87.42% 75.2%
Sex Ratio 943 953 930

Working Population - Bargarh Block

In Bargarh Block out of total population, 66,536 were engaged in work activities. 83.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 66,536 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,332 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,149 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 55,660 44,733 10,927
Cultivators 8,332 7,417 915
Agriculture Labourer 9,149 5,858 3,291
Household Industries 3,845 2,603 1,242
Other Workers 34,334 28,855 5,479
Marginal Workers 10,876 4,980 5,896
Non Working 97,595 34,762 62,833

Bargarh Block Map


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