Majhiaon Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Garhwa district, Jharkhand

Majhiaon Block of Garhwa district has total population of 70,935 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 36,911 are males while 34,024 are females. In 2011 there were total 13,157 families residing in Majhiaon Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Majhiaon Block is 922.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 25.9% people lives in Urban areas while 74.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 70.9% while that in the rural areas is 62%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Majhiaon Block is 935 while that of Rural areas is 917.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Majhiaon Block is 12021 which is 17% of the total population. There are 6209 male children and 5812 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Majhiaon Block is 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Majhiaon Block.

The total literacy rate of Majhiaon Block is 64.33%. The male literacy rate is 63.58% and the female literacy rate is 42.42% in Majhiaon Block.

Population
70,935
Literacy
64.33%
Sex Ratio
922

To facilitate the administration, Majhiaon Block is further divided into 1 town and 47 villages.

Majhiaon Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 12,021 6,209 5,812
Literacy 64.33% 63.58% 42.42%
Scheduled Caste 20,698 10,853 9,845
Scheduled Tribe 2,659 1,385 1,274
Illiterate 33,035 13,443 19,592

Caste-wise Population - Majhiaon Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.7% of total population in Majhiaon Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 20,698 10,853 9,845
Schedule Tribe 2,659 1,385 1,274

Religion-wise Population - Majhiaon Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 58,851 (82.96%) 30,684 28,167
Muslim 11,800 (16.63%) 6,076 5,724
Christian 201 (0.28%) 104 97
Sikh 7 (0.01%) 3 4
Buddhist 19 (0.03%) 9 10
Jain 1 (0%) 0 1
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 56 (0.08%) 35 21

Literacy Rate - Majhiaon Block

Average literacy rate of Majhiaon Block in 2011 were 64.33% in which, male and female literacy were 76.44% and 51.16% respectively. Total literate in Majhiaon Block were 37,900 of which male and female were 23,468 and 14,432 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Majhiaon Block

The Sex Ratio of Majhiaon Block is 922 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 922 females in Majhiaon Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Majhiaon Block.


Child Population - Majhiaon Block

According to Census 2011, there were 12,021 children between age 0 to 6 years in Majhiaon Block. Out of which 12,021 were male while 12,021 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Majhiaon Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,536 families under Majhiaon Block living in urban areas while 3,536 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 25.9% of total population of Majhiaon Block lives in Urban areas while 74.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,088 while that in rural region is 8,933.

Total Urban Rural
Population 70,935 18,349 52,586
Children (0 - 6 years) 12,021 3,088 8,933
Schedule Caste 20,698 4,193 16,505
Schedule Tribe 2,659 17 2,642
Literacy 64.33% 70.92% 62.03%
Sex Ratio 922 935 917

Working Population - Majhiaon Block

In Majhiaon Block out of total population, 29,786 were engaged in work activities. 22.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 77.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 29,786 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,291 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,067 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 6,760 5,474 1,286
Cultivators 1,291 1,108 183
Agriculture Labourer 2,067 1,349 718
Household Industries 168 118 50
Other Workers 3,234 2,899 335
Marginal Workers 23,026 12,124 10,902
Non Working 41,149 19,313 21,836

Majhiaon Block Map


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