Jangipara Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Hugli district, West Bengal

Jangipara Block of Hugli district has total population of 221,578 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 112,317 are males while 109,261 are females. In 2011 there were total 48,900 families residing in Jangipara Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Jangipara Block is 973.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 7.4% people lives in Urban areas while 92.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.2% while that in the rural areas is 79.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jangipara Block is 961 while that of Rural areas is 974.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jangipara Block is 23150 which is 10% of the total population. There are 11858 male children and 11292 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jangipara Block is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 973 ) of Jangipara Block.

The total literacy rate of Jangipara Block is 79.62%. The male literacy rate is 76.45% and the female literacy rate is 66.02% in Jangipara Block.

Population
221,578
Literacy
79.62%
Sex Ratio
973

To facilitate the administration, Jangipara Block is further divided into 1 town and 128 villages.

Jangipara Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 23,150 11,858 11,292
Literacy 79.62% 76.45% 66.02%
Scheduled Caste 68,395 34,574 33,821
Scheduled Tribe 10,220 5,091 5,129
Illiterate 63,585 26,456 37,129

Caste-wise Population - Jangipara Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.6% of total population in Jangipara Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 68,395 34,574 33,821
Schedule Tribe 10,220 5,091 5,129

Religion-wise Population - Jangipara Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 169,308 (76.41%) 86,097 83,211
Muslim 51,295 (23.15%) 25,741 25,554
Christian 62 (0.03%) 34 28
Sikh 21 (0.01%) 10 11
Buddhist 13 (0.01%) 6 7
Jain 14 (0.01%) 8 6
Other Religion 540 (0.24%) 260 280
No Religion Specified 325 (0.15%) 161 164

Literacy Rate - Jangipara Block

Average literacy rate of Jangipara Block in 2011 were 79.62% in which, male and female literacy were 85.47% and 73.63% respectively. Total literate in Jangipara Block were 157,993 of which male and female were 85,861 and 72,132 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jangipara Block

The Sex Ratio of Jangipara Block is 973 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 973 females in Jangipara Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 973 ) of Jangipara Block.


Child Population - Jangipara Block

According to Census 2011, there were 23,150 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jangipara Block. Out of which 23,150 were male while 23,150 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jangipara Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,804 families under Jangipara Block living in urban areas while 3,804 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 7.4% of total population of Jangipara Block lives in Urban areas while 92.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,419 while that in rural region is 21,731.

Total Urban Rural
Population 221,578 16,479 205,099
Children (0 - 6 years) 23,150 1,419 21,731
Schedule Caste 68,395 3,447 64,948
Schedule Tribe 10,220 43 10,177
Literacy 79.62% 83.2% 79.33%
Sex Ratio 973 961 974

Working Population - Jangipara Block

In Jangipara Block out of total population, 92,809 were engaged in work activities. 77.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 92,809 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,817 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,080 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 71,768 59,816 11,952
Cultivators 11,817 11,324 493
Agriculture Labourer 23,080 18,200 4,880
Household Industries 9,367 6,301 3,066
Other Workers 27,504 23,991 3,513
Marginal Workers 21,041 10,870 10,171
Non Working 128,769 41,631 87,138

Jangipara Block Map


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