Cooch Behar - II Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Koch Bihar district, West Bengal

Cooch Behar - II Block of Koch Bihar district has total population of 343,901 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 179,591 are males while 164,310 are females. In 2011 there were total 80,438 families residing in Cooch Behar - II Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Cooch Behar - II Block is 915.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 15.7% people lives in Urban areas while 84.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.2% while that in the rural areas is 80.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Cooch Behar - II Block is 953 while that of Rural areas is 908.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Cooch Behar - II Block is 38828 which is 11% of the total population. There are 19817 male children and 19011 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Cooch Behar - II Block is 959 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 915 ) of Cooch Behar - II Block.

The total literacy rate of Cooch Behar - II Block is 81.39%. The male literacy rate is 76.9% and the female literacy rate is 67.08% in Cooch Behar - II Block.

Population
343,901
Literacy
81.39%
Sex Ratio
915

To facilitate the administration, Cooch Behar - II Block is further divided into 5 towns and 111 villages.

Cooch Behar - II Block Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Cooch Behar - II Block.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 38,828 19,817 19,011
Literacy 81.39% 76.9% 67.08%
Scheduled Caste 154,656 80,176 74,480
Scheduled Tribe 3,429 1,930 1,499
Illiterate 95,590 41,494 54,096

Caste-wise Population - Cooch Behar - II Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1% of total population in Cooch Behar - II Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 154,656 80,176 74,480
Schedule Tribe 3,429 1,930 1,499

Religion-wise Population - Cooch Behar - II Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 281,472 (81.85%) 146,950 134,522
Muslim 60,658 (17.64%) 31,723 28,935
Christian 608 (0.18%) 345 263
Sikh 123 (0.04%) 89 34
Buddhist 35 (0.01%) 24 11
Jain 17 (0%) 9 8
Other Religion 43 (0.01%) 26 17
No Religion Specified 945 (0.27%) 425 520

Literacy Rate - Cooch Behar - II Block

Average literacy rate of Cooch Behar - II Block in 2011 were 81.39% in which, male and female literacy were 86.43% and 75.85% respectively. Total literate in Cooch Behar - II Block were 248,311 of which male and female were 138,097 and 110,214 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Cooch Behar - II Block

The Sex Ratio of Cooch Behar - II Block is 915 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 915 females in Cooch Behar - II Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 959 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 915 ) of Cooch Behar - II Block.


Child Population - Cooch Behar - II Block

According to Census 2011, there were 38,828 children between age 0 to 6 years in Cooch Behar - II Block. Out of which 38,828 were male while 38,828 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Cooch Behar - II Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 12,942 families under Cooch Behar - II Block living in urban areas while 12,942 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 15.7% of total population of Cooch Behar - II Block lives in Urban areas while 84.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,228 while that in rural region is 33,600.

Total Urban Rural
Population 343,901 53,984 289,917
Children (0 - 6 years) 38,828 5,228 33,600
Schedule Caste 154,656 15,215 139,441
Schedule Tribe 3,429 213 3,216
Literacy 81.39% 86.22% 80.48%
Sex Ratio 915 953 908

Working Population - Cooch Behar - II Block

In Cooch Behar - II Block out of total population, 128,323 were engaged in work activities. 82.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 128,323 workers engaged in Main Work, 24,744 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 31,271 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 106,098 92,795 13,303
Cultivators 24,744 23,293 1,451
Agriculture Labourer 31,271 25,753 5,518
Household Industries 2,942 2,007 935
Other Workers 47,141 41,742 5,399
Marginal Workers 22,225 11,145 11,080
Non Working 215,578 75,651 139,927

Cooch Behar - II Block Map


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