Barhara Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Purnia district, Bihar

Barhara Block of Purnia district has total population of 209,000 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 109,302 are males while 99,698 are females. In 2011 there were total 41,159 families residing in Barhara Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Barhara Block is 912.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Barhara Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 55.3% and the sex ratio of Barhara Block is 912.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barhara Block is 41758 which is 20% of the total population. There are 21370 male children and 20388 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barhara Block is 954 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 912 ) of Barhara Block.

The total literacy rate of Barhara Block is 55.33%. The male literacy rate is 51.26% and the female literacy rate is 36.61% in Barhara Block.

Population
209,000
Literacy
55.33%
Sex Ratio
912

To facilitate the administration, Barhara Block is further divided into 62 villages.

Barhara Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 41,758 21,370 20,388
Literacy 55.33% 51.26% 36.61%
Scheduled Caste 41,162 21,372 19,790
Scheduled Tribe 16,253 8,429 7,824
Illiterate 116,467 53,272 63,195

Caste-wise Population - Barhara Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.8% of total population in Barhara Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 41,162 21,372 19,790
Schedule Tribe 16,253 8,429 7,824

Religion-wise Population - Barhara Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 188,870 (90.37%) 98,867 90,003
Muslim 19,030 (9.11%) 9,842 9,188
Christian 671 (0.32%) 366 305
Sikh 25 (0.01%) 15 10
Buddhist 7 (0%) 6 1
Jain 14 (0.01%) 8 6
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 382 (0.18%) 197 185

Literacy Rate - Barhara Block

Average literacy rate of Barhara Block in 2011 were 55.33% in which, male and female literacy were 63.72% and 46.03% respectively. Total literate in Barhara Block were 92,533 of which male and female were 56,030 and 36,503 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Barhara Block

The Sex Ratio of Barhara Block is 912 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 912 females in Barhara Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 954 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 912 ) of Barhara Block.


Child Population - Barhara Block

According to Census 2011, there were 41,758 children between age 0 to 6 years in Barhara Block. Out of which 41,758 were male while 41,758 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Barhara Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Barhara Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Barhara Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 41,758.

Total Urban Rural
Population 209,000 0 209,000
Children (0 - 6 years) 41,758 0 41,758
Schedule Caste 41,162 0 41,162
Schedule Tribe 16,253 0 16,253
Literacy 55.33% - 55.33%
Sex Ratio 912 - 912

Working Population - Barhara Block

In Barhara Block out of total population, 85,362 were engaged in work activities. 51.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 85,362 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,809 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27,044 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 44,288 32,451 11,837
Cultivators 11,809 10,119 1,690
Agriculture Labourer 27,044 18,657 8,387
Household Industries 922 470 452
Other Workers 4,513 3,205 1,308
Marginal Workers 41,074 20,022 21,052
Non Working 123,638 56,829 66,809

Barhara Block Map


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