Chaugain Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Buxar district, Bihar

Chaugain Block of Buxar district has total population of 48,743 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 25,021 are males while 23,722 are females. In 2011 there were total 7,929 families residing in Chaugain Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Chaugain Block is 948.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Chaugain Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 69.4% and the sex ratio of Chaugain Block is 948.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chaugain Block is 8567 which is 18% of the total population. There are 4418 male children and 4149 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chaugain Block is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Chaugain Block.

The total literacy rate of Chaugain Block is 69.43%. The male literacy rate is 66.6% and the female literacy rate is 47.34% in Chaugain Block.

Population
48,743
Literacy
69.43%
Sex Ratio
948

To facilitate the administration, Chaugain Block is further divided into 23 villages.

Chaugain Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 8,567 4,418 4,149
Literacy 69.43% 66.6% 47.34%
Scheduled Caste 7,811 4,014 3,797
Scheduled Tribe 297 162 135
Illiterate 20,849 8,356 12,493

Caste-wise Population - Chaugain Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Chaugain Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 7,811 4,014 3,797
Schedule Tribe 297 162 135

Religion-wise Population - Chaugain Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 46,681 (95.77%) 23,909 22,772
Muslim 1,820 (3.73%) 984 836
Christian 24 (0.05%) 6 18
Sikh 8 (0.02%) 6 2
Buddhist 28 (0.06%) 10 18
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 1 (0%) 0 1
No Religion Specified 181 (0.37%) 106 75

Literacy Rate - Chaugain Block

Average literacy rate of Chaugain Block in 2011 were 69.43% in which, male and female literacy were 80.89% and 57.37% respectively. Total literate in Chaugain Block were 27,894 of which male and female were 16,665 and 11,229 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chaugain Block

The Sex Ratio of Chaugain Block is 948 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 948 females in Chaugain Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Chaugain Block.


Child Population - Chaugain Block

According to Census 2011, there were 8,567 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chaugain Block. Out of which 8,567 were male while 8,567 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chaugain Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Chaugain Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Chaugain 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 8,567.

Total Urban Rural
Population 48,743 0 48,743
Children (0 - 6 years) 8,567 0 8,567
Schedule Caste 7,811 0 7,811
Schedule Tribe 297 0 297
Literacy 69.43% - 69.43%
Sex Ratio 948 - 948

Working Population - Chaugain Block

In Chaugain Block out of total population, 18,905 were engaged in work activities. 53.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 18,905 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,516 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,579 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 10,125 8,043 2,082
Cultivators 4,516 3,957 559
Agriculture Labourer 3,579 2,644 935
Household Industries 282 189 93
Other Workers 1,748 1,253 495
Marginal Workers 8,780 4,362 4,418
Non Working 29,838 12,616 17,222

Chaugain Block Map


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