Manteswar Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Barddhaman district, West Bengal

Manteswar Block of Barddhaman district has total population of 237,398 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 120,940 are males while 116,458 are females. In 2011 there were total 54,082 families residing in Manteswar Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Manteswar Block is 963.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Manteswar Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 73.1% and the sex ratio of Manteswar Block is 963.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Manteswar Block is 26815 which is 11% of the total population. There are 13625 male children and 13190 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Manteswar Block is 968 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 963 ) of Manteswar Block.

The total literacy rate of Manteswar Block is 73.08%. The male literacy rate is 69.25% and the female literacy rate is 60.23% in Manteswar Block.

Population
237,398
Literacy
73.08%
Sex Ratio
963

To facilitate the administration, Manteswar Block is further divided into 144 villages.

Manteswar Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 26,815 13,625 13,190
Literacy 73.08% 69.25% 60.23%
Scheduled Caste 56,862 28,724 28,138
Scheduled Tribe 6,958 3,363 3,595
Illiterate 83,506 37,192 46,314

Caste-wise Population - Manteswar Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.9% of total population in Manteswar Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 56,862 28,724 28,138
Schedule Tribe 6,958 3,363 3,595

Religion-wise Population - Manteswar Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 136,953 (57.69%) 69,503 67,450
Muslim 99,161 (41.77%) 50,801 48,360
Christian 492 (0.21%) 236 256
Sikh 18 (0.01%) 10 8
Buddhist 14 (0.01%) 8 6
Jain 12 (0.01%) 4 8
Other Religion 597 (0.25%) 302 295
No Religion Specified 151 (0.06%) 76 75

Literacy Rate - Manteswar Block

Average literacy rate of Manteswar Block in 2011 were 73.08% in which, male and female literacy were 78.04% and 67.92% respectively. Total literate in Manteswar Block were 153,892 of which male and female were 83,748 and 70,144 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Manteswar Block

The Sex Ratio of Manteswar Block is 963 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 963 females in Manteswar Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 968 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 963 ) of Manteswar Block.


Child Population - Manteswar Block

According to Census 2011, there were 26,815 children between age 0 to 6 years in Manteswar Block. Out of which 26,815 were male while 26,815 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Manteswar Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Manteswar Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Manteswar 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 26,815.

Total Urban Rural
Population 237,398 0 237,398
Children (0 - 6 years) 26,815 0 26,815
Schedule Caste 56,862 0 56,862
Schedule Tribe 6,958 0 6,958
Literacy 73.08% - 73.08%
Sex Ratio 963 - 963

Working Population - Manteswar Block

In Manteswar Block out of total population, 86,093 were engaged in work activities. 78.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 86,093 workers engaged in Main Work, 15,983 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32,182 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 67,816 59,336 8,480
Cultivators 15,983 15,528 455
Agriculture Labourer 32,182 28,250 3,932
Household Industries 2,260 865 1,395
Other Workers 17,391 14,693 2,698
Marginal Workers 18,277 12,760 5,517
Non Working 151,305 48,844 102,461

Manteswar Block Map


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