Chakradharpur Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand

Chakradharpur Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district has total population of 197,953 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 99,085 are males while 98,868 are females. In 2011 there were total 41,410 families residing in Chakradharpur Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Chakradharpur Block is 998.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 28.6% people lives in Urban areas while 71.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.8% while that in the rural areas is 59.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chakradharpur Block is 954 while that of Rural areas is 1,016.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chakradharpur Block is 30487 which is 15% of the total population. There are 15506 male children and 14981 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chakradharpur Block is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 998 ) of Chakradharpur Block.

The total literacy rate of Chakradharpur Block is 67.29%. The male literacy rate is 67.6% and the female literacy rate is 46.24% in Chakradharpur Block.

Population
197,953
Literacy
67.29%
Sex Ratio
998

To facilitate the administration, Chakradharpur Block is further divided into 1 town and 181 villages.

Chakradharpur Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,487 15,506 14,981
Literacy 67.29% 67.6% 46.24%
Scheduled Caste 12,355 6,072 6,283
Scheduled Tribe 96,764 47,632 49,132
Illiterate 85,258 32,102 53,156

Caste-wise Population - Chakradharpur Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 48.9% of total population in Chakradharpur Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 12,355 6,072 6,283
Schedule Tribe 96,764 47,632 49,132

Religion-wise Population - Chakradharpur Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 78,683 (39.75%) 39,903 38,780
Muslim 13,597 (6.87%) 7,100 6,497
Christian 4,712 (2.38%) 2,270 2,442
Sikh 259 (0.13%) 135 124
Buddhist 35 (0.02%) 15 20
Jain 22 (0.01%) 10 12
Other Religion 100,332 (50.68%) 49,492 50,840
No Religion Specified 313 (0.16%) 160 153

Literacy Rate - Chakradharpur Block

Average literacy rate of Chakradharpur Block in 2011 were 67.29% in which, male and female literacy were 80.14% and 54.49% respectively. Total literate in Chakradharpur Block were 112,695 of which male and female were 66,983 and 45,712 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chakradharpur Block

The Sex Ratio of Chakradharpur Block is 998 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 998 females in Chakradharpur Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 998 ) of Chakradharpur Block.


Child Population - Chakradharpur Block

According to Census 2011, there were 30,487 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chakradharpur Block. Out of which 30,487 were male while 30,487 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chakradharpur Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 11,472 families under Chakradharpur Block living in urban areas while 11,472 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 28.6% of total population of Chakradharpur Block lives in Urban areas while 71.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 6,467 while that in rural region is 24,020.

Total Urban Rural
Population 197,953 56,531 141,422
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,487 6,467 24,020
Schedule Caste 12,355 4,972 7,383
Schedule Tribe 96,764 8,648 88,116
Literacy 67.29% 85.77% 59.42%
Sex Ratio 998 954 1,016

Working Population - Chakradharpur Block

In Chakradharpur Block out of total population, 85,380 were engaged in work activities. 53.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 85,380 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,104 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,944 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 45,402 34,147 11,255
Cultivators 11,104 8,514 2,590
Agriculture Labourer 5,944 3,506 2,438
Household Industries 3,780 2,153 1,627
Other Workers 24,574 19,974 4,600
Marginal Workers 39,978 17,009 22,969
Non Working 112,573 47,929 64,644

Chakradharpur Block Map


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