Baruipur Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - South Twenty Four Parganas district, West Bengal

Baruipur Block of South Twenty Four Parganas district has total population of 433,119 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 221,200 are males while 211,919 are females. In 2011 there were total 97,855 families residing in Baruipur Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Baruipur Block is 958.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 27.1% people lives in Urban areas while 72.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.3% while that in the rural areas is 75.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Baruipur Block is 970 while that of Rural areas is 954.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Baruipur Block is 50049 which is 12% of the total population. There are 25624 male children and 24425 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Baruipur Block is 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 958 ) of Baruipur Block.

The total literacy rate of Baruipur Block is 76.46%. The male literacy rate is 72.65% and the female literacy rate is 62.38% in Baruipur Block.

Population
433,119
Literacy
76.46%
Sex Ratio
958

To facilitate the administration, Baruipur Block is further divided into 12 towns and 126 villages.

Baruipur Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 50,049 25,624 24,425
Literacy 76.46% 72.65% 62.38%
Scheduled Caste 165,537 85,122 80,415
Scheduled Tribe 1,145 627 518
Illiterate 140,214 60,490 79,724

Caste-wise Population - Baruipur Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Baruipur Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 165,537 85,122 80,415
Schedule Tribe 1,145 627 518

Religion-wise Population - Baruipur Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 263,627 (60.87%) 134,703 128,924
Muslim 160,073 (36.96%) 81,868 78,205
Christian 3,852 (0.89%) 1,885 1,967
Sikh 179 (0.04%) 86 93
Buddhist 146 (0.03%) 74 72
Jain 65 (0.02%) 30 35
Other Religion 59 (0.01%) 34 25
No Religion Specified 5,118 (1.18%) 2,520 2,598

Literacy Rate - Baruipur Block

Average literacy rate of Baruipur Block in 2011 were 76.46% in which, male and female literacy were 82.17% and 70.51% respectively. Total literate in Baruipur Block were 292,905 of which male and female were 160,710 and 132,195 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Baruipur Block

The Sex Ratio of Baruipur Block is 958 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 958 females in Baruipur Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 958 ) of Baruipur Block.


Child Population - Baruipur Block

According to Census 2011, there were 50,049 children between age 0 to 6 years in Baruipur Block. Out of which 50,049 were male while 50,049 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Baruipur Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 27,608 families under Baruipur Block living in urban areas while 27,608 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 27.1% of total population of Baruipur Block lives in Urban areas while 72.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 12,451 while that in rural region is 37,598.

Total Urban Rural
Population 433,119 117,312 315,807
Children (0 - 6 years) 50,049 12,451 37,598
Schedule Caste 165,537 27,540 137,997
Schedule Tribe 1,145 151 994
Literacy 76.46% 79.29% 75.4%
Sex Ratio 958 970 954

Working Population - Baruipur Block

In Baruipur Block out of total population, 154,596 were engaged in work activities. 73.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 154,596 workers engaged in Main Work, 13,313 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21,457 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 113,745 98,126 15,619
Cultivators 13,313 11,852 1,461
Agriculture Labourer 21,457 19,410 2,047
Household Industries 4,642 3,294 1,348
Other Workers 74,333 63,570 10,763
Marginal Workers 40,851 25,836 15,015
Non Working 278,523 97,238 181,285

Baruipur Block Map


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