Burla Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sambalpur district, Odisha

Burla Block of Sambalpur district has total population of 85,814 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 43,600 are males while 42,214 are females. In 2011 there were total 19,612 families residing in Burla Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Burla Block is 968.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 54.4% people lives in Urban areas while 45.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.7% while that in the rural areas is 72.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Burla Block is 973 while that of Rural areas is 963.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Burla Block is 9173 which is 11% of the total population. There are 4685 male children and 4488 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Burla Block is 958 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 968 ) of Burla Block.

The total literacy rate of Burla Block is 79.86%. The male literacy rate is 77.48% and the female literacy rate is 64.95% in Burla Block.

Population
85,814
Literacy
79.86%
Sex Ratio
968

To facilitate the administration, Burla Block is further divided into 1 town and 36 villages.

Burla Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 9,173 4,685 4,488
Literacy 79.86% 77.48% 64.95%
Scheduled Caste 26,299 13,148 13,151
Scheduled Tribe 13,304 6,745 6,559
Illiterate 24,612 9,817 14,795

Caste-wise Population - Burla Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.5% of total population in Burla Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 26,299 13,148 13,151
Schedule Tribe 13,304 6,745 6,559

Religion-wise Population - Burla Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 82,854 (96.55%) 42,068 40,786
Muslim 1,058 (1.23%) 584 474
Christian 1,258 (1.47%) 614 644
Sikh 426 (0.5%) 218 208
Buddhist 34 (0.04%) 14 20
Jain 7 (0.01%) 1 6
Other Religion 13 (0.02%) 9 4
No Religion Specified 164 (0.19%) 92 72

Literacy Rate - Burla Block

Average literacy rate of Burla Block in 2011 were 79.86% in which, male and female literacy were 86.81% and 72.68% respectively. Total literate in Burla Block were 61,202 of which male and female were 33,783 and 27,419 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Burla Block

The Sex Ratio of Burla Block is 968 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 968 females in Burla Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 958 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 968 ) of Burla Block.


Child Population - Burla Block

According to Census 2011, there were 9,173 children between age 0 to 6 years in Burla Block. Out of which 9,173 were male while 9,173 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Burla Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 10,419 families under Burla Block living in urban areas while 10,419 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 54.4% of total population of Burla Block lives in Urban areas while 45.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,837 while that in rural region is 4,336.

Total Urban Rural
Population 85,814 46,698 39,116
Children (0 - 6 years) 9,173 4,837 4,336
Schedule Caste 26,299 12,960 13,339
Schedule Tribe 13,304 4,719 8,585
Literacy 79.86% 85.68% 72.84%
Sex Ratio 968 973 963

Working Population - Burla Block

In Burla Block out of total population, 34,016 were engaged in work activities. 77.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 34,016 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,813 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4,346 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 26,444 21,139 5,305
Cultivators 2,813 2,563 250
Agriculture Labourer 4,346 2,942 1,404
Household Industries 840 600 240
Other Workers 18,445 15,034 3,411
Marginal Workers 7,572 3,426 4,146
Non Working 51,798 19,035 32,763

Burla Block Map


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