Junagarh Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kalahandi district, Odisha

Junagarh Block of Kalahandi district has total population of 181,649 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 90,699 are males while 90,950 are females. In 2011 there were total 45,315 families residing in Junagarh Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Junagarh Block is 1,003.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.8% people lives in Urban areas while 89.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 74.3% while that in the rural areas is 56.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Junagarh Block is 999 while that of Rural areas is 1,003.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Junagarh Block is 25177 which is 14% of the total population. There are 12902 male children and 12275 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Junagarh Block is 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,003 ) of Junagarh Block.

The total literacy rate of Junagarh Block is 58.08%. The male literacy rate is 60.85% and the female literacy rate is 39.24% in Junagarh Block.

Population
181,649
Literacy
58.08%
Sex Ratio
1,003

To facilitate the administration, Junagarh Block is further divided into 1 town and 167 villages.

Junagarh Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 25,177 12,902 12,275
Literacy 58.08% 60.85% 39.24%
Scheduled Caste 29,193 14,540 14,653
Scheduled Tribe 28,947 14,273 14,674
Illiterate 90,763 35,506 55,257

Caste-wise Population - Junagarh Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.9% of total population in Junagarh Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 29,193 14,540 14,653
Schedule Tribe 28,947 14,273 14,674

Religion-wise Population - Junagarh Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 180,604 (99.42%) 90,164 90,440
Muslim 553 (0.3%) 277 276
Christian 192 (0.11%) 97 95
Sikh 25 (0.01%) 16 9
Buddhist 22 (0.01%) 13 9
Jain 17 (0.01%) 8 9
Other Religion 1 (0%) 0 1
No Religion Specified 235 (0.13%) 124 111

Literacy Rate - Junagarh Block

Average literacy rate of Junagarh Block in 2011 were 58.08% in which, male and female literacy were 70.94% and 45.37% respectively. Total literate in Junagarh Block were 90,886 of which male and female were 55,193 and 35,693 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Junagarh Block

The Sex Ratio of Junagarh Block is 1,003 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,003 females in Junagarh Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,003 ) of Junagarh Block.


Child Population - Junagarh Block

According to Census 2011, there were 25,177 children between age 0 to 6 years in Junagarh Block. Out of which 25,177 were male while 25,177 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Junagarh Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,541 families under Junagarh Block living in urban areas while 4,541 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10.8% of total population of Junagarh Block lives in Urban areas while 89.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,506 while that in rural region is 22,671.

Total Urban Rural
Population 181,649 19,656 161,993
Children (0 - 6 years) 25,177 2,506 22,671
Schedule Caste 29,193 2,835 26,358
Schedule Tribe 28,947 1,091 27,856
Literacy 58.08% 74.27% 56.09%
Sex Ratio 1,003 999 1,003

Working Population - Junagarh Block

In Junagarh Block out of total population, 85,422 were engaged in work activities. 54.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 85,422 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,909 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20,527 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 46,773 36,728 10,045
Cultivators 12,909 11,666 1,243
Agriculture Labourer 20,527 14,047 6,480
Household Industries 986 784 202
Other Workers 12,351 10,231 2,120
Marginal Workers 38,649 15,168 23,481
Non Working 96,227 38,803 57,424

Junagarh Block Map


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