Goalpokhar - II Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Uttar Dinajpur district, West Bengal

Goalpokhar - II Block of Uttar Dinajpur district has total population of 291,252 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 150,125 are males while 141,127 are females. In 2011 there were total 55,535 families residing in Goalpokhar - II Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Goalpokhar - II Block is 940.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Goalpokhar - II Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 46.1% and the sex ratio of Goalpokhar - II Block is 940.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Goalpokhar - II Block is 55345 which is 19% of the total population. There are 28272 male children and 27073 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Goalpokhar - II Block is 958 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Goalpokhar - II Block.

The total literacy rate of Goalpokhar - II Block is 46.07%. The male literacy rate is 42.58% and the female literacy rate is 31.71% in Goalpokhar - II Block.

Population
291,252
Literacy
46.07%
Sex Ratio
940

To facilitate the administration, Goalpokhar - II Block is further divided into 170 villages.

Goalpokhar - II Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 55,345 28,272 27,073
Literacy 46.07% 42.58% 31.71%
Scheduled Caste 64,877 33,812 31,065
Scheduled Tribe 17,647 8,966 8,681
Illiterate 182,577 86,205 96,372

Caste-wise Population - Goalpokhar - II Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.1% of total population in Goalpokhar - II Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 64,877 33,812 31,065
Schedule Tribe 17,647 8,966 8,681

Religion-wise Population - Goalpokhar - II Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 100,546 (34.52%) 52,347 48,199
Muslim 186,818 (64.14%) 95,837 90,981
Christian 3,348 (1.15%) 1,659 1,689
Sikh 23 (0.01%) 11 12
Buddhist 10 (0%) 5 5
Jain 239 (0.08%) 129 110
Other Religion 14 (0%) 7 7
No Religion Specified 254 (0.09%) 130 124

Literacy Rate - Goalpokhar - II Block

Average literacy rate of Goalpokhar - II Block in 2011 were 46.07% in which, male and female literacy were 52.46% and 39.24% respectively. Total literate in Goalpokhar - II Block were 108,675 of which male and female were 63,920 and 44,755 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Goalpokhar - II Block

The Sex Ratio of Goalpokhar - II Block is 940 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 940 females in Goalpokhar - II Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 958 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Goalpokhar - II Block.


Child Population - Goalpokhar - II Block

According to Census 2011, there were 55,345 children between age 0 to 6 years in Goalpokhar - II Block. Out of which 55,345 were male while 55,345 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Goalpokhar - II Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Goalpokhar - II Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Goalpokhar - II 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 55,345.

Total Urban Rural
Population 291,252 0 291,252
Children (0 - 6 years) 55,345 0 55,345
Schedule Caste 64,877 0 64,877
Schedule Tribe 17,647 0 17,647
Literacy 46.07% - 46.07%
Sex Ratio 940 - 940

Working Population - Goalpokhar - II Block

In Goalpokhar - II Block out of total population, 91,427 were engaged in work activities. 72.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 91,427 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,978 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 35,190 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 66,240 58,253 7,987
Cultivators 17,978 17,117 861
Agriculture Labourer 35,190 30,942 4,248
Household Industries 1,609 764 845
Other Workers 11,463 9,430 2,033
Marginal Workers 25,187 13,995 11,192
Non Working 199,825 77,877 121,948

Goalpokhar - II Block Map


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