Chandankiyari Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bokaro district, Jharkhand

Chandankiyari Block of Bokaro district has total population of 230,238 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 119,606 are males while 110,632 are females. In 2011 there were total 43,188 families residing in Chandankiyari Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Chandankiyari Block is 925.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 5.1% people lives in Urban areas while 94.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 75.2% while that in the rural areas is 63%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chandankiyari Block is 885 while that of Rural areas is 927.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chandankiyari Block is 36317 which is 16% of the total population. There are 18592 male children and 17725 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chandankiyari Block is 953 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 925 ) of Chandankiyari Block.

The total literacy rate of Chandankiyari Block is 63.65%. The male literacy rate is 65.41% and the female literacy rate is 40.84% in Chandankiyari Block.

Population
230,238
Literacy
63.65%
Sex Ratio
925

To facilitate the administration, Chandankiyari Block is further divided into 2 towns and 128 villages.

Chandankiyari Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 36,317 18,592 17,725
Literacy 63.65% 65.41% 40.84%
Scheduled Caste 58,208 29,830 28,378
Scheduled Tribe 18,971 9,667 9,304
Illiterate 106,816 41,367 65,449

Caste-wise Population - Chandankiyari Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.2% of total population in Chandankiyari Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 58,208 29,830 28,378
Schedule Tribe 18,971 9,667 9,304

Religion-wise Population - Chandankiyari Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 181,614 (78.88%) 94,105 87,509
Muslim 22,454 (9.75%) 11,655 10,799
Christian 251 (0.11%) 131 120
Sikh 80 (0.03%) 39 41
Buddhist 1,347 (0.59%) 1,266 81
Jain 734 (0.32%) 376 358
Other Religion 23,366 (10.15%) 11,836 11,530
No Religion Specified 392 (0.17%) 198 194

Literacy Rate - Chandankiyari Block

Average literacy rate of Chandankiyari Block in 2011 were 63.65% in which, male and female literacy were 77.45% and 48.63% respectively. Total literate in Chandankiyari Block were 123,422 of which male and female were 78,239 and 45,183 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chandankiyari Block

The Sex Ratio of Chandankiyari Block is 925 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 925 females in Chandankiyari Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 953 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 925 ) of Chandankiyari Block.


Child Population - Chandankiyari Block

According to Census 2011, there were 36,317 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chandankiyari Block. Out of which 36,317 were male while 36,317 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chandankiyari Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 2,338 families under Chandankiyari Block living in urban areas while 2,338 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 5.1% of total population of Chandankiyari Block lives in Urban areas while 94.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,401 while that in rural region is 34,916.

Total Urban Rural
Population 230,238 11,641 218,597
Children (0 - 6 years) 36,317 1,401 34,916
Schedule Caste 58,208 4,488 53,720
Schedule Tribe 18,971 170 18,801
Literacy 63.65% 75.21% 63%
Sex Ratio 925 885 927

Working Population - Chandankiyari Block

In Chandankiyari Block out of total population, 86,666 were engaged in work activities. 36.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 86,666 workers engaged in Main Work, 7,543 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4,084 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 31,852 27,000 4,852
Cultivators 7,543 6,516 1,027
Agriculture Labourer 4,084 3,060 1,024
Household Industries 1,197 688 509
Other Workers 19,028 16,736 2,292
Marginal Workers 54,814 33,720 21,094
Non Working 143,572 58,886 84,686

Chandankiyari Block Map


Reference