Biswanathpur Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kalahandi district, Odisha

Biswanathpur Block of Kalahandi district has total population of 23,395 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 11,365 are males while 12,030 are females. In 2011 there were total 5,409 families residing in Biswanathpur Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Biswanathpur Block is 1,059.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Biswanathpur Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 45.2% and the sex ratio of Biswanathpur Block is 1,059.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Biswanathpur Block is 4215 which is 18% of the total population. There are 2134 male children and 2081 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Biswanathpur Block is 975 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,059 ) of Biswanathpur Block.

The total literacy rate of Biswanathpur Block is 45.19%. The male literacy rate is 48.76% and the female literacy rate is 25.99% in Biswanathpur Block.

Population
23,395
Literacy
45.19%
Sex Ratio
1,059

To facilitate the administration, Biswanathpur Block is further divided into 133 villages.

Biswanathpur Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 4,215 2,134 2,081
Literacy 45.19% 48.76% 25.99%
Scheduled Caste 6,649 3,152 3,497
Scheduled Tribe 9,156 4,466 4,690
Illiterate 14,727 5,823 8,904

Caste-wise Population - Biswanathpur Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 39.1% of total population in Biswanathpur Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 6,649 3,152 3,497
Schedule Tribe 9,156 4,466 4,690

Religion-wise Population - Biswanathpur Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 23,165 (99.02%) 11,253 11,912
Muslim 26 (0.11%) 14 12
Christian 153 (0.65%) 71 82
Sikh 2 (0.01%) 1 1
Buddhist 2 (0.01%) 0 2
Jain 10 (0.04%) 6 4
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 37 (0.16%) 20 17

Literacy Rate - Biswanathpur Block

Average literacy rate of Biswanathpur Block in 2011 were 45.19% in which, male and female literacy were 60.04% and 31.42% respectively. Total literate in Biswanathpur Block were 8,668 of which male and female were 5,542 and 3,126 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Biswanathpur Block

The Sex Ratio of Biswanathpur Block is 1,059 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,059 females in Biswanathpur Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 975 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,059 ) of Biswanathpur Block.


Child Population - Biswanathpur Block

According to Census 2011, there were 4,215 children between age 0 to 6 years in Biswanathpur Block. Out of which 4,215 were male while 4,215 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Biswanathpur Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Biswanathpur Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Biswanathpur 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 4,215.

Total Urban Rural
Population 23,395 0 23,395
Children (0 - 6 years) 4,215 0 4,215
Schedule Caste 6,649 0 6,649
Schedule Tribe 9,156 0 9,156
Literacy 45.19% - 45.19%
Sex Ratio 1,059 - 1,059

Working Population - Biswanathpur Block

In Biswanathpur Block out of total population, 11,643 were engaged in work activities. 41.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 11,643 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,770 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,817 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 4,819 3,586 1,233
Cultivators 1,770 1,415 355
Agriculture Labourer 1,817 1,218 599
Household Industries 55 42 13
Other Workers 1,177 911 266
Marginal Workers 6,824 2,335 4,489
Non Working 11,752 5,444 6,308

Biswanathpur Block Map


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