Jarmundi Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dumka district, Jharkhand

Jarmundi Block of Dumka district has total population of 185,286 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 94,202 are males while 91,084 are females. In 2011 there were total 37,342 families residing in Jarmundi Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Jarmundi Block is 967.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 9.2% people lives in Urban areas while 90.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 68.4% while that in the rural areas is 58.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jarmundi Block is 932 while that of Rural areas is 970.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jarmundi Block is 32674 which is 18% of the total population. There are 16739 male children and 15935 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jarmundi Block is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 967 ) of Jarmundi Block.

The total literacy rate of Jarmundi Block is 59.04%. The male literacy rate is 60.1% and the female literacy rate is 36.76% in Jarmundi Block.

Population
185,286
Literacy
59.04%
Sex Ratio
967

To facilitate the administration, Jarmundi Block is further divided into 1 town and 512 villages.

Jarmundi Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 32,674 16,739 15,935
Literacy 59.04% 60.1% 36.76%
Scheduled Caste 13,337 6,894 6,443
Scheduled Tribe 46,519 22,960 23,559
Illiterate 95,187 37,586 57,601

Caste-wise Population - Jarmundi Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 25.1% of total population in Jarmundi Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 13,337 6,894 6,443
Schedule Tribe 46,519 22,960 23,559

Religion-wise Population - Jarmundi Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 173,954 (93.88%) 88,433 85,521
Muslim 8,741 (4.72%) 4,529 4,212
Christian 1,245 (0.67%) 590 655
Sikh 11 (0.01%) 4 7
Buddhist 23 (0.01%) 14 9
Jain 16 (0.01%) 6 10
Other Religion 1,075 (0.58%) 501 574
No Religion Specified 221 (0.12%) 125 96

Literacy Rate - Jarmundi Block

Average literacy rate of Jarmundi Block in 2011 were 59.04% in which, male and female literacy were 73.09% and 44.56% respectively. Total literate in Jarmundi Block were 90,099 of which male and female were 56,616 and 33,483 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jarmundi Block

The Sex Ratio of Jarmundi Block is 967 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 967 females in Jarmundi Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 967 ) of Jarmundi Block.


Child Population - Jarmundi Block

According to Census 2011, there were 32,674 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jarmundi Block. Out of which 32,674 were male while 32,674 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jarmundi Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,630 families under Jarmundi Block living in urban areas while 3,630 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 9.2% of total population of Jarmundi Block lives in Urban areas while 90.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,701 while that in rural region is 29,973.

Total Urban Rural
Population 185,286 17,123 168,163
Children (0 - 6 years) 32,674 2,701 29,973
Schedule Caste 13,337 1,649 11,688
Schedule Tribe 46,519 1,723 44,796
Literacy 59.04% 68.41% 58.06%
Sex Ratio 967 932 970

Working Population - Jarmundi Block

In Jarmundi Block out of total population, 89,609 were engaged in work activities. 44.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 89,609 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,551 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11,921 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 39,946 28,178 11,768
Cultivators 17,551 12,327 5,224
Agriculture Labourer 11,921 7,610 4,311
Household Industries 1,378 898 480
Other Workers 9,096 7,343 1,753
Marginal Workers 49,663 23,652 26,011
Non Working 95,677 42,372 53,305

Jarmundi Block Map


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