Garu Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Latehar district, Jharkhand

Garu Block of Latehar district has total population of 30,274 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 15,227 are males while 15,047 are females. In 2011 there were total 5,905 families residing in Garu Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Garu Block is 988.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Garu Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 57.6% and the sex ratio of Garu Block is 988.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Garu Block is 6302 which is 21% of the total population. There are 3179 male children and 3123 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garu Block is 982 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 988 ) of Garu Block.

The total literacy rate of Garu Block is 57.6%. The male literacy rate is 55.65% and the female literacy rate is 35.46% in Garu Block.

Population
30,274
Literacy
57.6%
Sex Ratio
988

To facilitate the administration, Garu Block is further divided into 74 villages.

Garu Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 6,302 3,179 3,123
Literacy 57.6% 55.65% 35.46%
Scheduled Caste 1,475 761 714
Scheduled Tribe 24,199 12,048 12,151
Illiterate 16,465 6,753 9,712

Caste-wise Population - Garu Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 79.9% of total population in Garu Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,475 761 714
Schedule Tribe 24,199 12,048 12,151

Religion-wise Population - Garu Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 13,852 (45.76%) 7,091 6,761
Muslim 1,200 (3.96%) 611 589
Christian 2,623 (8.66%) 1,309 1,314
Sikh 1 (0%) 1 0
Buddhist 5 (0.02%) 2 3
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 12,476 (41.21%) 6,161 6,315
No Religion Specified 117 (0.39%) 52 65

Literacy Rate - Garu Block

Average literacy rate of Garu Block in 2011 were 57.6% in which, male and female literacy were 70.34% and 44.74% respectively. Total literate in Garu Block were 13,809 of which male and female were 8,474 and 5,335 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Garu Block

The Sex Ratio of Garu Block is 988 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 988 females in Garu Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 982 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 988 ) of Garu Block.


Child Population - Garu Block

According to Census 2011, there were 6,302 children between age 0 to 6 years in Garu Block. Out of which 6,302 were male while 6,302 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Garu Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Garu Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Garu 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 6,302.

Total Urban Rural
Population 30,274 0 30,274
Children (0 - 6 years) 6,302 0 6,302
Schedule Caste 1,475 0 1,475
Schedule Tribe 24,199 0 24,199
Literacy 57.6% - 57.6%
Sex Ratio 988 - 988

Working Population - Garu Block

In Garu Block out of total population, 13,709 were engaged in work activities. 65.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 13,709 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,251 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,146 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 8,941 5,124 3,817
Cultivators 4,251 2,377 1,874
Agriculture Labourer 3,146 1,727 1,419
Household Industries 174 67 107
Other Workers 1,370 953 417
Marginal Workers 4,768 1,952 2,816
Non Working 16,565 8,151 8,414

Garu Block Map


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