Madhepura Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Madhepura district, Bihar

Madhepura Block of Madhepura district has total population of 245,847 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 129,272 are males while 116,575 are females. In 2011 there were total 49,397 families residing in Madhepura Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Madhepura Block is 902.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22.2% people lives in Urban areas while 77.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.6% while that in the rural areas is 51.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Madhepura Block is 880 while that of Rural areas is 908.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Madhepura Block is 46660 which is 19% of the total population. There are 24311 male children and 22349 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Madhepura Block is 919 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 902 ) of Madhepura Block.

The total literacy rate of Madhepura Block is 57.27%. The male literacy rate is 54.37% and the female literacy rate is 37.56% in Madhepura Block.

Population
245,847
Literacy
57.27%
Sex Ratio
902

To facilitate the administration, Madhepura Block is further divided into 1 town and 45 villages.

Madhepura Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 46,660 24,311 22,349
Literacy 57.27% 54.37% 37.56%
Scheduled Caste 43,075 22,319 20,756
Scheduled Tribe 298 161 137
Illiterate 131,767 58,982 72,785

Caste-wise Population - Madhepura Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Madhepura Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 43,075 22,319 20,756
Schedule Tribe 298 161 137

Religion-wise Population - Madhepura Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 215,704 (87.74%) 113,843 101,861
Muslim 28,790 (11.71%) 14,774 14,016
Christian 344 (0.14%) 179 165
Sikh 48 (0.02%) 24 24
Buddhist 5 (0%) 4 1
Jain 24 (0.01%) 14 10
Other Religion 7 (0%) 3 4
No Religion Specified 925 (0.38%) 431 494

Literacy Rate - Madhepura Block

Average literacy rate of Madhepura Block in 2011 were 57.27% in which, male and female literacy were 66.97% and 46.47% respectively. Total literate in Madhepura Block were 114,080 of which male and female were 70,290 and 43,790 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Madhepura Block

The Sex Ratio of Madhepura Block is 902 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 902 females in Madhepura Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 919 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 902 ) of Madhepura Block.


Child Population - Madhepura Block

According to Census 2011, there were 46,660 children between age 0 to 6 years in Madhepura Block. Out of which 46,660 were male while 46,660 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Madhepura Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 10,577 families under Madhepura Block living in urban areas while 10,577 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 22.2% of total population of Madhepura Block lives in Urban areas while 77.8% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 8,491 while that in rural region is 38,169.

Total Urban Rural
Population 245,847 54,472 191,375
Children (0 - 6 years) 46,660 8,491 38,169
Schedule Caste 43,075 5,489 37,586
Schedule Tribe 298 204 94
Literacy 57.27% 76.65% 51.46%
Sex Ratio 902 880 908

Working Population - Madhepura Block

In Madhepura Block out of total population, 93,845 were engaged in work activities. 61.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 93,845 workers engaged in Main Work, 16,526 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23,697 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 57,537 43,942 13,595
Cultivators 16,526 14,031 2,495
Agriculture Labourer 23,697 16,011 7,686
Household Industries 1,484 893 591
Other Workers 15,830 13,007 2,823
Marginal Workers 36,308 16,906 19,402
Non Working 152,002 68,424 83,578

Madhepura Block Map


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