Jagdishpur Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Bhojpur district, Bihar

Jagdishpur Block of Bhojpur district has total population of 263,959 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 138,255 are males while 125,704 are females. In 2011 there were total 40,958 families residing in Jagdishpur Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Jagdishpur Block is 909.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12.3% people lives in Urban areas while 87.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 68.5% while that in the rural areas is 67.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jagdishpur Block is 905 while that of Rural areas is 910.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jagdishpur Block is 44970 which is 17% of the total population. There are 23577 male children and 21393 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jagdishpur Block is 907 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 909 ) of Jagdishpur Block.

The total literacy rate of Jagdishpur Block is 67.8%. The male literacy rate is 65.75% and the female literacy rate is 45.81% in Jagdishpur Block.

Population
263,959
Literacy
67.8%
Sex Ratio
909

To facilitate the administration, Jagdishpur Block is further divided into 1 town and 91 villages.

Jagdishpur Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 44,970 23,577 21,393
Literacy 67.8% 65.75% 45.81%
Scheduled Caste 36,744 19,266 17,478
Scheduled Tribe 746 396 350
Illiterate 115,474 47,357 68,117

Caste-wise Population - Jagdishpur Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Jagdishpur Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 36,744 19,266 17,478
Schedule Tribe 746 396 350

Religion-wise Population - Jagdishpur Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 244,790 (92.74%) 128,244 116,546
Muslim 17,929 (6.79%) 9,337 8,592
Christian 244 (0.09%) 130 114
Sikh 39 (0.01%) 22 17
Buddhist 326 (0.12%) 168 158
Jain 53 (0.02%) 26 27
Other Religion 7 (0%) 4 3
No Religion Specified 571 (0.22%) 324 247

Literacy Rate - Jagdishpur Block

Average literacy rate of Jagdishpur Block in 2011 were 67.8% in which, male and female literacy were 79.26% and 55.21% respectively. Total literate in Jagdishpur Block were 148,485 of which male and female were 90,898 and 57,587 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jagdishpur Block

The Sex Ratio of Jagdishpur Block is 909 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 909 females in Jagdishpur Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 907 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 909 ) of Jagdishpur Block.


Child Population - Jagdishpur Block

According to Census 2011, there were 44,970 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jagdishpur Block. Out of which 44,970 were male while 44,970 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jagdishpur Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 5,295 families under Jagdishpur Block living in urban areas while 5,295 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 12.3% of total population of Jagdishpur Block lives in Urban areas while 87.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,076 while that in rural region is 39,894.

Total Urban Rural
Population 263,959 32,447 231,512
Children (0 - 6 years) 44,970 5,076 39,894
Schedule Caste 36,744 2,527 34,217
Schedule Tribe 746 209 537
Literacy 67.8% 68.51% 67.7%
Sex Ratio 909 905 910

Working Population - Jagdishpur Block

In Jagdishpur Block out of total population, 88,236 were engaged in work activities. 60.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 88,236 workers engaged in Main Work, 19,046 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19,892 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 53,619 44,629 8,990
Cultivators 19,046 17,261 1,785
Agriculture Labourer 19,892 16,469 3,423
Household Industries 3,069 1,776 1,293
Other Workers 11,612 9,123 2,489
Marginal Workers 34,617 21,607 13,010
Non Working 175,723 72,019 103,704

Jagdishpur Block Map


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