Dehri Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rohtas district, Bihar

Dehri Block of Rohtas district has total population of 275,014 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 143,965 are males while 131,049 are females. In 2011 there were total 45,101 families residing in Dehri Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Dehri Block is 910.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 49.9% people lives in Urban areas while 50.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.2% while that in the rural areas is 74.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dehri Block is 896 while that of Rural areas is 925.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dehri Block is 42203 which is 15% of the total population. There are 21804 male children and 20399 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dehri Block is 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 910 ) of Dehri Block.

The total literacy rate of Dehri Block is 77.7%. The male literacy rate is 73.07% and the female literacy rate is 57.76% in Dehri Block.

Population
275,014
Literacy
77.7%
Sex Ratio
910

To facilitate the administration, Dehri Block is further divided into 1 town and 58 villages.

Dehri Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 42,203 21,804 20,399
Literacy 77.7% 73.07% 57.76%
Scheduled Caste 38,885 20,385 18,500
Scheduled Tribe 636 327 309
Illiterate 94,121 38,769 55,352

Caste-wise Population - Dehri Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Dehri Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 38,885 20,385 18,500
Schedule Tribe 636 327 309

Religion-wise Population - Dehri Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 242,482 (88.17%) 127,169 115,313
Muslim 31,151 (11.33%) 16,095 15,056
Christian 670 (0.24%) 318 352
Sikh 368 (0.13%) 200 168
Buddhist 16 (0.01%) 9 7
Jain 40 (0.01%) 20 20
Other Religion 11 (0%) 6 5
No Religion Specified 276 (0.1%) 148 128

Literacy Rate - Dehri Block

Average literacy rate of Dehri Block in 2011 were 77.7% in which, male and female literacy were 86.11% and 68.41% respectively. Total literate in Dehri Block were 180,893 of which male and female were 105,196 and 75,697 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dehri Block

The Sex Ratio of Dehri Block is 910 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 910 females in Dehri Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 910 ) of Dehri Block.


Child Population - Dehri Block

According to Census 2011, there were 42,203 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dehri Block. Out of which 42,203 were male while 42,203 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dehri Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 23,234 families under Dehri Block living in urban areas while 23,234 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 49.9% of total population of Dehri Block lives in Urban areas while 50.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 19,010 while that in rural region is 23,193.

Total Urban Rural
Population 275,014 137,231 137,783
Children (0 - 6 years) 42,203 19,010 23,193
Schedule Caste 38,885 13,046 25,839
Schedule Tribe 636 381 255
Literacy 77.7% 81.2% 74.09%
Sex Ratio 910 896 925

Working Population - Dehri Block

In Dehri Block out of total population, 77,267 were engaged in work activities. 66.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 77,267 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,505 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7,471 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 51,187 46,610 4,577
Cultivators 8,505 7,983 522
Agriculture Labourer 7,471 6,658 813
Household Industries 2,485 2,087 398
Other Workers 32,726 29,882 2,844
Marginal Workers 26,080 18,384 7,696
Non Working 197,747 78,971 118,776

Dehri Block Map


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