Dumra Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sitamarhi district, Bihar

Dumra Block of Sitamarhi district has total population of 438,240 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 232,865 are males while 205,375 are females. In 2011 there were total 88,115 families residing in Dumra Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Dumra Block is 882.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 25.5% people lives in Urban areas while 74.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.2% while that in the rural areas is 50.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dumra Block is 871 while that of Rural areas is 886.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dumra Block is 81977 which is 19% of the total population. There are 42735 male children and 39242 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dumra Block is 918 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 882 ) of Dumra Block.

The total literacy rate of Dumra Block is 57.63%. The male literacy rate is 53.55% and the female literacy rate is 39.26% in Dumra Block.

Population
438,240
Literacy
57.63%
Sex Ratio
882

To facilitate the administration, Dumra Block is further divided into 5 towns and 73 villages.

Dumra Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 81,977 42,735 39,242
Literacy 57.63% 53.55% 39.26%
Scheduled Caste 45,555 24,266 21,289
Scheduled Tribe 149 84 65
Illiterate 232,922 108,174 124,748

Caste-wise Population - Dumra Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dumra Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 45,555 24,266 21,289
Schedule Tribe 149 84 65

Religion-wise Population - Dumra Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 349,195 (79.68%) 186,518 162,677
Muslim 87,523 (19.97%) 45,549 41,974
Christian 374 (0.09%) 196 178
Sikh 31 (0.01%) 18 13
Buddhist 35 (0.01%) 21 14
Jain 34 (0.01%) 19 15
Other Religion 3 (0%) 2 1
No Religion Specified 1,045 (0.24%) 542 503

Literacy Rate - Dumra Block

Average literacy rate of Dumra Block in 2011 were 57.63% in which, male and female literacy were 65.58% and 48.53% respectively. Total literate in Dumra Block were 205,318 of which male and female were 124,691 and 80,627 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dumra Block

The Sex Ratio of Dumra Block is 882 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 882 females in Dumra Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 918 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 882 ) of Dumra Block.


Child Population - Dumra Block

According to Census 2011, there were 81,977 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dumra Block. Out of which 81,977 were male while 81,977 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dumra Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 21,212 families under Dumra Block living in urban areas while 21,212 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 25.5% of total population of Dumra Block lives in Urban areas while 74.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 17,013 while that in rural region is 64,964.

Total Urban Rural
Population 438,240 111,908 326,332
Children (0 - 6 years) 81,977 17,013 64,964
Schedule Caste 45,555 8,565 36,990
Schedule Tribe 149 86 63
Literacy 57.63% 76.19% 50.89%
Sex Ratio 882 871 886

Working Population - Dumra Block

In Dumra Block out of total population, 139,256 were engaged in work activities. 73.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 139,256 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,305 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 38,163 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 101,897 87,332 14,565
Cultivators 17,305 15,275 2,030
Agriculture Labourer 38,163 33,062 5,101
Household Industries 4,419 2,779 1,640
Other Workers 42,010 36,216 5,794
Marginal Workers 37,359 23,485 13,874
Non Working 298,984 122,048 176,936

Dumra Block Map


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