Karandighi Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Uttar Dinajpur district, West Bengal

Karandighi Block of Uttar Dinajpur district has total population of 368,332 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 188,572 are males while 179,760 are females. In 2011 there were total 69,894 families residing in Karandighi Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Karandighi Block is 953.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Karandighi Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 53.4% and the sex ratio of Karandighi Block is 953.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karandighi Block is 66984 which is 18% of the total population. There are 34473 male children and 32511 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karandighi Block is 943 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 953 ) of Karandighi Block.

The total literacy rate of Karandighi Block is 53.42%. The male literacy rate is 49.38% and the female literacy rate is 37.75% in Karandighi Block.

Population
368,332
Literacy
53.42%
Sex Ratio
953

To facilitate the administration, Karandighi Block is further divided into 203 villages.

Karandighi Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 66,984 34,473 32,511
Literacy 53.42% 49.38% 37.75%
Scheduled Caste 107,936 55,946 51,990
Scheduled Tribe 28,773 14,490 14,283
Illiterate 207,359 95,457 111,902

Caste-wise Population - Karandighi Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.8% of total population in Karandighi Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 107,936 55,946 51,990
Schedule Tribe 28,773 14,490 14,283

Religion-wise Population - Karandighi Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 168,462 (45.74%) 86,958 81,504
Muslim 197,832 (53.71%) 100,642 97,190
Christian 1,460 (0.4%) 690 770
Sikh 31 (0.01%) 13 18
Buddhist 22 (0.01%) 9 13
Jain 9 (0%) 4 5
Other Religion 299 (0.08%) 142 157
No Religion Specified 217 (0.06%) 114 103

Literacy Rate - Karandighi Block

Average literacy rate of Karandighi Block in 2011 were 53.42% in which, male and female literacy were 60.43% and 46.08% respectively. Total literate in Karandighi Block were 160,973 of which male and female were 93,115 and 67,858 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Karandighi Block

The Sex Ratio of Karandighi Block is 953 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 953 females in Karandighi Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 943 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 953 ) of Karandighi Block.


Child Population - Karandighi Block

According to Census 2011, there were 66,984 children between age 0 to 6 years in Karandighi Block. Out of which 66,984 were male while 66,984 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Karandighi Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Karandighi Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Karandighi 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 66,984.

Total Urban Rural
Population 368,332 0 368,332
Children (0 - 6 years) 66,984 0 66,984
Schedule Caste 107,936 0 107,936
Schedule Tribe 28,773 0 28,773
Literacy 53.42% - 53.42%
Sex Ratio 953 - 953

Working Population - Karandighi Block

In Karandighi Block out of total population, 149,304 were engaged in work activities. 72% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 149,304 workers engaged in Main Work, 27,072 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 43,300 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 107,518 78,362 29,156
Cultivators 27,072 25,277 1,795
Agriculture Labourer 43,300 34,539 8,761
Household Industries 7,710 1,543 6,167
Other Workers 29,436 17,003 12,433
Marginal Workers 41,786 15,437 26,349
Non Working 219,028 94,773 124,255

Karandighi Block Map


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