Behea Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bhojpur district, Bihar

Behea Block of Bhojpur district has total population of 178,429 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 93,033 are males while 85,396 are females. In 2011 there were total 26,346 families residing in Behea Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Behea Block is 918.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 15% people lives in Urban areas while 85% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 78.2% while that in the rural areas is 69.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Behea Block is 920 while that of Rural areas is 917.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Behea Block is 29794 which is 17% of the total population. There are 15450 male children and 14344 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Behea Block is 928 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 918 ) of Behea Block.

The total literacy rate of Behea Block is 70.74%. The male literacy rate is 68.26% and the female literacy rate is 48.77% in Behea Block.

Population
178,429
Literacy
70.74%
Sex Ratio
918

To facilitate the administration, Behea Block is further divided into 1 town and 98 villages.

Behea Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 29,794 15,450 14,344
Literacy 70.74% 68.26% 48.77%
Scheduled Caste 27,690 14,497 13,193
Scheduled Tribe 2,961 1,551 1,410
Illiterate 73,278 29,533 43,745

Caste-wise Population - Behea Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.7% of total population in Behea Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 27,690 14,497 13,193
Schedule Tribe 2,961 1,551 1,410

Religion-wise Population - Behea Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 161,673 (90.61%) 84,478 77,195
Muslim 15,759 (8.83%) 8,063 7,696
Christian 148 (0.08%) 85 63
Sikh 12 (0.01%) 7 5
Buddhist 8 (0%) 5 3
Jain 9 (0.01%) 5 4
Other Religion 8 (0%) 2 6
No Religion Specified 812 (0.46%) 388 424

Literacy Rate - Behea Block

Average literacy rate of Behea Block in 2011 were 70.74% in which, male and female literacy were 81.85% and 58.62% respectively. Total literate in Behea Block were 105,151 of which male and female were 63,500 and 41,651 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Behea Block

The Sex Ratio of Behea Block is 918 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 918 females in Behea Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 928 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 918 ) of Behea Block.


Child Population - Behea Block

According to Census 2011, there were 29,794 children between age 0 to 6 years in Behea Block. Out of which 29,794 were male while 29,794 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Behea Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,202 families under Behea Block living in urban areas while 4,202 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 15% of total population of Behea Block lives in Urban areas while 85% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,297 while that in rural region is 25,497.

Total Urban Rural
Population 178,429 26,707 151,722
Children (0 - 6 years) 29,794 4,297 25,497
Schedule Caste 27,690 2,429 25,261
Schedule Tribe 2,961 858 2,103
Literacy 70.74% 78.21% 69.42%
Sex Ratio 918 920 917

Working Population - Behea Block

In Behea Block out of total population, 45,786 were engaged in work activities. 63.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 45,786 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,375 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8,254 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 29,156 26,388 2,768
Cultivators 9,375 8,790 585
Agriculture Labourer 8,254 7,409 845
Household Industries 1,355 1,049 306
Other Workers 10,172 9,140 1,032
Marginal Workers 16,630 12,118 4,512
Non Working 132,643 54,527 78,116

Behea Block Map


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