Chinsurah - Magra Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Hugli district, West Bengal

Chinsurah - Magra Block of Hugli district has total population of 244,383 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 124,688 are males while 119,695 are females. In 2011 there were total 57,082 families residing in Chinsurah - Magra Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Chinsurah - Magra Block is 960.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 64.5% people lives in Urban areas while 35.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.4% while that in the rural areas is 82.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Chinsurah - Magra Block is 959 while that of Rural areas is 962.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chinsurah - Magra Block is 23335 which is 10% of the total population. There are 11789 male children and 11546 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chinsurah - Magra Block is 979 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 960 ) of Chinsurah - Magra Block.

The total literacy rate of Chinsurah - Magra Block is 82.97%. The male literacy rate is 79.86% and the female literacy rate is 70.03% in Chinsurah - Magra Block.

Population
244,383
Literacy
82.97%
Sex Ratio
960

To facilitate the administration, Chinsurah - Magra Block is further divided into 15 towns and 52 villages.

Chinsurah - Magra Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 23,335 11,789 11,546
Literacy 82.97% 79.86% 70.03%
Scheduled Caste 72,851 37,071 35,780
Scheduled Tribe 8,978 4,454 4,524
Illiterate 60,983 25,111 35,872

Caste-wise Population - Chinsurah - Magra Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.7% of total population in Chinsurah - Magra Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 72,851 37,071 35,780
Schedule Tribe 8,978 4,454 4,524

Religion-wise Population - Chinsurah - Magra Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 214,571 (87.8%) 109,385 105,186
Muslim 25,400 (10.39%) 13,124 12,276
Christian 386 (0.16%) 190 196
Sikh 676 (0.28%) 346 330
Buddhist 114 (0.05%) 52 62
Jain 382 (0.16%) 201 181
Other Religion 1,925 (0.79%) 952 973
No Religion Specified 929 (0.38%) 438 491

Literacy Rate - Chinsurah - Magra Block

Average literacy rate of Chinsurah - Magra Block in 2011 were 82.97% in which, male and female literacy were 88.2% and 77.51% respectively. Total literate in Chinsurah - Magra Block were 183,400 of which male and female were 99,577 and 83,823 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Chinsurah - Magra Block

The Sex Ratio of Chinsurah - Magra Block is 960 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 960 females in Chinsurah - Magra Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 979 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 960 ) of Chinsurah - Magra Block.


Child Population - Chinsurah - Magra Block

According to Census 2011, there were 23,335 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chinsurah - Magra Block. Out of which 23,335 were male while 23,335 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Chinsurah - Magra Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 36,503 families under Chinsurah - Magra Block living in urban areas while 36,503 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 64.5% of total population of Chinsurah - Magra Block lives in Urban areas while 35.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 15,112 while that in rural region is 8,223.

Total Urban Rural
Population 244,383 157,591 86,792
Children (0 - 6 years) 23,335 15,112 8,223
Schedule Caste 72,851 47,398 25,453
Schedule Tribe 8,978 2,997 5,981
Literacy 82.97% 83.44% 82.11%
Sex Ratio 960 959 962

Working Population - Chinsurah - Magra Block

In Chinsurah - Magra Block out of total population, 92,372 were engaged in work activities. 78.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 92,372 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,836 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,505 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 72,315 60,216 12,099
Cultivators 2,836 2,492 344
Agriculture Labourer 5,505 3,984 1,521
Household Industries 2,041 1,386 655
Other Workers 61,933 52,354 9,579
Marginal Workers 20,057 11,563 8,494
Non Working 152,011 52,909 99,102

Chinsurah - Magra Block Map


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