Kalna - I Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Barddhaman district, West Bengal

Kalna - I Block of Barddhaman district has total population of 206,945 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 105,696 are males while 101,249 are females. In 2011 there were total 49,302 families residing in Kalna - I Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Kalna - I Block is 958.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.1% people lives in Urban areas while 89.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.4% while that in the rural areas is 74.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kalna - I Block is 932 while that of Rural areas is 961.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kalna - I Block is 20853 which is 10% of the total population. There are 10546 male children and 10307 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kalna - I Block is 977 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 958 ) of Kalna - I Block.

The total literacy rate of Kalna - I Block is 75.81%. The male literacy rate is 73.95% and the female literacy rate is 62.13% in Kalna - I Block.

Population
206,945
Literacy
75.81%
Sex Ratio
958

To facilitate the administration, Kalna - I Block is further divided into 3 towns and 99 villages.

Kalna - I Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 20,853 10,546 10,307
Literacy 75.81% 73.95% 62.13%
Scheduled Caste 59,242 30,393 28,849
Scheduled Tribe 20,962 10,404 10,558
Illiterate 65,876 27,532 38,344

Caste-wise Population - Kalna - I Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.1% of total population in Kalna - I Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 59,242 30,393 28,849
Schedule Tribe 20,962 10,404 10,558

Religion-wise Population - Kalna - I Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 141,970 (68.6%) 72,646 69,324
Muslim 60,006 (29%) 30,614 29,392
Christian 255 (0.12%) 128 127
Sikh 14 (0.01%) 8 6
Buddhist 15 (0.01%) 8 7
Jain 6 (0%) 2 4
Other Religion 4,115 (1.99%) 2,005 2,110
No Religion Specified 564 (0.27%) 285 279

Literacy Rate - Kalna - I Block

Average literacy rate of Kalna - I Block in 2011 were 75.81% in which, male and female literacy were 82.15% and 69.17% respectively. Total literate in Kalna - I Block were 141,069 of which male and female were 78,164 and 62,905 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kalna - I Block

The Sex Ratio of Kalna - I Block is 958 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 958 females in Kalna - I Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 977 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 958 ) of Kalna - I Block.


Child Population - Kalna - I Block

According to Census 2011, there were 20,853 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kalna - I Block. Out of which 20,853 were male while 20,853 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kalna - I Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,885 families under Kalna - I Block living in urban areas while 4,885 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 10.1% of total population of Kalna - I Block lives in Urban areas while 89.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,829 while that in rural region is 19,024.

Total Urban Rural
Population 206,945 20,807 186,138
Children (0 - 6 years) 20,853 1,829 19,024
Schedule Caste 59,242 5,533 53,709
Schedule Tribe 20,962 435 20,527
Literacy 75.81% 83.4% 74.94%
Sex Ratio 958 932 961

Working Population - Kalna - I Block

In Kalna - I Block out of total population, 85,672 were engaged in work activities. 74.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 85,672 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,806 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26,515 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 63,653 52,399 11,254
Cultivators 11,806 11,334 472
Agriculture Labourer 26,515 21,075 5,440
Household Industries 5,730 3,714 2,016
Other Workers 19,602 16,276 3,326
Marginal Workers 22,019 12,623 9,396
Non Working 121,273 40,674 80,599

Kalna - I Block Map


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