Latehar Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Latehar district, Jharkhand

Latehar Block of Latehar district has total population of 144,495 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 73,433 are males while 71,062 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,057 families residing in Latehar Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Latehar Block is 968.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18.7% people lives in Urban areas while 81.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.9% while that in the rural areas is 57.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Latehar Block is 907 while that of Rural areas is 982.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Latehar Block is 26355 which is 18% of the total population. There are 13469 male children and 12886 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Latehar Block is 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 968 ) of Latehar Block.

The total literacy rate of Latehar Block is 61.8%. The male literacy rate is 59.03% and the female literacy rate is 41.74% in Latehar Block.

Population
144,495
Literacy
61.8%
Sex Ratio
968

To facilitate the administration, Latehar Block is further divided into 1 town and 166 villages.

Latehar Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 26,355 13,469 12,886
Literacy 61.8% 59.03% 41.74%
Scheduled Caste 24,241 12,270 11,971
Scheduled Tribe 61,872 30,885 30,987
Illiterate 71,489 30,088 41,401

Caste-wise Population - Latehar Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 42.8% of total population in Latehar Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 24,241 12,270 11,971
Schedule Tribe 61,872 30,885 30,987

Religion-wise Population - Latehar Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 90,675 (62.75%) 46,401 44,274
Muslim 18,576 (12.86%) 9,503 9,073
Christian 2,745 (1.9%) 1,360 1,385
Sikh 12 (0.01%) 8 4
Buddhist 76 (0.05%) 41 35
Jain 2 (0%) 1 1
Other Religion 31,485 (21.79%) 15,676 15,809
No Religion Specified 924 (0.64%) 443 481

Literacy Rate - Latehar Block

Average literacy rate of Latehar Block in 2011 were 61.8% in which, male and female literacy were 72.29% and 50.98% respectively. Total literate in Latehar Block were 73,006 of which male and female were 43,345 and 29,661 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Latehar Block

The Sex Ratio of Latehar Block is 968 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 968 females in Latehar Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 968 ) of Latehar Block.


Child Population - Latehar Block

According to Census 2011, there were 26,355 children between age 0 to 6 years in Latehar Block. Out of which 26,355 were male while 26,355 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Latehar Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 5,315 families under Latehar Block living in urban areas while 5,315 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 18.7% of total population of Latehar Block lives in Urban areas while 81.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,017 while that in rural region is 22,338.

Total Urban Rural
Population 144,495 26,981 117,514
Children (0 - 6 years) 26,355 4,017 22,338
Schedule Caste 24,241 5,168 19,073
Schedule Tribe 61,872 2,825 59,047
Literacy 61.8% 77.85% 57.92%
Sex Ratio 968 907 982

Working Population - Latehar Block

In Latehar Block out of total population, 59,532 were engaged in work activities. 38.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 59,532 workers engaged in Main Work, 6,323 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,907 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,099 16,561 6,538
Cultivators 6,323 4,217 2,106
Agriculture Labourer 5,907 3,650 2,257
Household Industries 729 513 216
Other Workers 10,140 8,181 1,959
Marginal Workers 36,433 18,777 17,656
Non Working 84,963 38,095 46,868

Latehar Block Map


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