Kargahar Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rohtas district, Bihar

Kargahar Block of Rohtas district has total population of 225,082 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 117,949 are males while 107,133 are females. In 2011 there were total 31,528 families residing in Kargahar Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Kargahar Block is 908.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Kargahar Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 75.9% and the sex ratio of Kargahar Block is 908.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kargahar Block is 39330 which is 17% of the total population. There are 20504 male children and 18826 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kargahar Block is 918 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 908 ) of Kargahar Block.

The total literacy rate of Kargahar Block is 75.92%. The male literacy rate is 70.07% and the female literacy rate is 54.49% in Kargahar Block.

Population
225,082
Literacy
75.92%
Sex Ratio
908

To facilitate the administration, Kargahar Block is further divided into 257 villages.

Kargahar Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 39,330 20,504 18,826
Literacy 75.92% 70.07% 54.49%
Scheduled Caste 47,305 24,855 22,450
Scheduled Tribe 595 318 277
Illiterate 84,053 35,298 48,755

Caste-wise Population - Kargahar Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Kargahar Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 47,305 24,855 22,450
Schedule Tribe 595 318 277

Religion-wise Population - Kargahar Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 209,227 (92.96%) 109,671 99,556
Muslim 14,972 (6.65%) 7,780 7,192
Christian 208 (0.09%) 108 100
Sikh 20 (0.01%) 10 10
Buddhist 46 (0.02%) 23 23
Jain 25 (0.01%) 10 15
Other Religion 8 (0%) 6 2
No Religion Specified 576 (0.26%) 341 235

Literacy Rate - Kargahar Block

Average literacy rate of Kargahar Block in 2011 were 75.92% in which, male and female literacy were 84.82% and 66.11% respectively. Total literate in Kargahar Block were 141,029 of which male and female were 82,651 and 58,378 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kargahar Block

The Sex Ratio of Kargahar Block is 908 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 908 females in Kargahar Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 918 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 908 ) of Kargahar Block.


Child Population - Kargahar Block

According to Census 2011, there were 39,330 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kargahar Block. Out of which 39,330 were male while 39,330 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kargahar Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Kargahar Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Kargahar 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 39,330.

Total Urban Rural
Population 225,082 0 225,082
Children (0 - 6 years) 39,330 0 39,330
Schedule Caste 47,305 0 47,305
Schedule Tribe 595 0 595
Literacy 75.92% - 75.92%
Sex Ratio 908 - 908

Working Population - Kargahar Block

In Kargahar Block out of total population, 71,202 were engaged in work activities. 58.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 71,202 workers engaged in Main Work, 16,785 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,495 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 41,671 34,065 7,606
Cultivators 16,785 14,852 1,933
Agriculture Labourer 14,495 12,186 2,309
Household Industries 2,658 1,303 1,355
Other Workers 7,733 5,724 2,009
Marginal Workers 29,531 18,758 10,773
Non Working 153,880 65,126 88,754

Kargahar Block Map


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