Jehanabad Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jehanabad district, Bihar

Jehanabad Block of Jehanabad district has total population of 254,753 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 133,737 are males while 121,016 are females. In 2011 there were total 41,597 families residing in Jehanabad Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Jehanabad Block is 905.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 40.5% people lives in Urban areas while 59.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 78.5% while that in the rural areas is 65.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jehanabad Block is 886 while that of Rural areas is 918.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jehanabad Block is 42666 which is 17% of the total population. There are 22200 male children and 20466 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jehanabad Block is 922 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 905 ) of Jehanabad Block.

The total literacy rate of Jehanabad Block is 70.69%. The male literacy rate is 66.76% and the female literacy rate is 50.1% in Jehanabad Block.

Population
254,753
Literacy
70.69%
Sex Ratio
905

To facilitate the administration, Jehanabad Block is further divided into 1 town and 114 villages.

Jehanabad Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 42,666 22,200 20,466
Literacy 70.69% 66.76% 50.1%
Scheduled Caste 46,901 24,421 22,480
Scheduled Tribe 223 111 112
Illiterate 104,838 44,454 60,384

Caste-wise Population - Jehanabad Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Jehanabad Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 46,901 24,421 22,480
Schedule Tribe 223 111 112

Religion-wise Population - Jehanabad Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 225,318 (88.45%) 118,399 106,919
Muslim 28,602 (11.23%) 14,910 13,692
Christian 220 (0.09%) 112 108
Sikh 18 (0.01%) 9 9
Buddhist 9 (0%) 6 3
Jain 8 (0%) 5 3
Other Religion 6 (0%) 4 2
No Religion Specified 572 (0.22%) 292 280

Literacy Rate - Jehanabad Block

Average literacy rate of Jehanabad Block in 2011 were 70.69% in which, male and female literacy were 80.05% and 60.3% respectively. Total literate in Jehanabad Block were 149,915 of which male and female were 89,283 and 60,632 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jehanabad Block

The Sex Ratio of Jehanabad Block is 905 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 905 females in Jehanabad Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 922 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 905 ) of Jehanabad Block.


Child Population - Jehanabad Block

According to Census 2011, there were 42,666 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jehanabad Block. Out of which 42,666 were male while 42,666 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jehanabad Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 16,802 families under Jehanabad Block living in urban areas while 16,802 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 40.5% of total population of Jehanabad Block lives in Urban areas while 59.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 15,119 while that in rural region is 27,547.

Total Urban Rural
Population 254,753 103,202 151,551
Children (0 - 6 years) 42,666 15,119 27,547
Schedule Caste 46,901 12,388 34,513
Schedule Tribe 223 126 97
Literacy 70.69% 78.5% 65.13%
Sex Ratio 905 886 918

Working Population - Jehanabad Block

In Jehanabad Block out of total population, 79,693 were engaged in work activities. 68.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 79,693 workers engaged in Main Work, 14,314 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,350 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 54,278 45,054 9,224
Cultivators 14,314 12,447 1,867
Agriculture Labourer 16,350 12,306 4,044
Household Industries 1,378 1,028 350
Other Workers 22,236 19,273 2,963
Marginal Workers 25,415 14,622 10,793
Non Working 175,060 74,061 100,999

Jehanabad Block Map


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