Kalimpong - II Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Darjiling district, West Bengal

Kalimpong - II Block of Darjiling district has total population of 66,830 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 34,546 are males while 32,284 are females. In 2011 there were total 13,172 families residing in Kalimpong - II Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Kalimpong - II Block is 935.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Kalimpong - II Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 79.7% and the sex ratio of Kalimpong - II Block is 935.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kalimpong - II Block is 7193 which is 11% of the total population. There are 3720 male children and 3473 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kalimpong - II Block is 934 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Kalimpong - II Block.

The total literacy rate of Kalimpong - II Block is 79.68%. The male literacy rate is 76.36% and the female literacy rate is 65.48% in Kalimpong - II Block.

Population
66,830
Literacy
79.68%
Sex Ratio
935

To facilitate the administration, Kalimpong - II Block is further divided into 39 villages.

Kalimpong - II Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 7,193 3,720 3,473
Literacy 79.68% 76.36% 65.48%
Scheduled Caste 1,961 963 998
Scheduled Tribe 24,773 12,679 12,094
Illiterate 19,310 8,166 11,144

Caste-wise Population - Kalimpong - II Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 37.1% of total population in Kalimpong - II Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,961 963 998
Schedule Tribe 24,773 12,679 12,094

Religion-wise Population - Kalimpong - II Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 35,989 (53.85%) 18,824 17,165
Muslim 715 (1.07%) 396 319
Christian 11,034 (16.51%) 5,598 5,436
Sikh 11 (0.02%) 6 5
Buddhist 17,660 (26.43%) 9,022 8,638
Jain 75 (0.11%) 44 31
Other Religion 1,243 (1.86%) 612 631
No Religion Specified 103 (0.15%) 44 59

Literacy Rate - Kalimpong - II Block

Average literacy rate of Kalimpong - II Block in 2011 were 79.68% in which, male and female literacy were 85.58% and 73.37% respectively. Total literate in Kalimpong - II Block were 47,520 of which male and female were 26,380 and 21,140 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kalimpong - II Block

The Sex Ratio of Kalimpong - II Block is 935 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 935 females in Kalimpong - II Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 934 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Kalimpong - II Block.


Child Population - Kalimpong - II Block

According to Census 2011, there were 7,193 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kalimpong - II Block. Out of which 7,193 were male while 7,193 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kalimpong - II Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Kalimpong - II Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Kalimpong - II Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 7,193.

Total Urban Rural
Population 66,830 0 66,830
Children (0 - 6 years) 7,193 0 7,193
Schedule Caste 1,961 0 1,961
Schedule Tribe 24,773 0 24,773
Literacy 79.68% - 79.68%
Sex Ratio 935 - 935

Working Population - Kalimpong - II Block

In Kalimpong - II Block out of total population, 25,229 were engaged in work activities. 57.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 25,229 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,913 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,121 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 14,580 11,572 3,008
Cultivators 5,913 4,824 1,089
Agriculture Labourer 1,121 821 300
Household Industries 184 143 41
Other Workers 7,362 5,784 1,578
Marginal Workers 10,649 6,217 4,432
Non Working 41,601 16,757 24,844

Kalimpong - II Block Map


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