Matihani Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Begusarai district, Bihar

Matihani Block of Begusarai district has total population of 152,725 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 81,287 are males while 71,438 are females. In 2011 there were total 30,937 families residing in Matihani Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Matihani Block is 879.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Matihani Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 64.9% and the sex ratio of Matihani Block is 879.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Matihani Block is 27563 which is 18% of the total population. There are 14482 male children and 13081 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Matihani Block is 903 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 879 ) of Matihani Block.

The total literacy rate of Matihani Block is 64.93%. The male literacy rate is 59.41% and the female literacy rate is 46.16% in Matihani Block.

Population
152,725
Literacy
64.93%
Sex Ratio
879

To facilitate the administration, Matihani Block is further divided into 57 villages.

Matihani Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 27,563 14,482 13,081
Literacy 64.93% 59.41% 46.16%
Scheduled Caste 13,311 7,041 6,270
Scheduled Tribe 9 8 1
Illiterate 71,457 32,994 38,463

Caste-wise Population - Matihani Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Matihani Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 13,311 7,041 6,270
Schedule Tribe 9 8 1

Religion-wise Population - Matihani Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 138,979 (91%) 74,078 64,901
Muslim 13,277 (8.69%) 6,952 6,325
Christian 190 (0.12%) 96 94
Sikh 14 (0.01%) 8 6
Buddhist 11 (0.01%) 6 5
Jain 26 (0.02%) 13 13
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 228 (0.15%) 134 94

Literacy Rate - Matihani Block

Average literacy rate of Matihani Block in 2011 were 64.93% in which, male and female literacy were 72.29% and 56.51% respectively. Total literate in Matihani Block were 81,268 of which male and female were 48,293 and 32,975 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Matihani Block

The Sex Ratio of Matihani Block is 879 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 879 females in Matihani Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 903 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 879 ) of Matihani Block.


Child Population - Matihani Block

According to Census 2011, there were 27,563 children between age 0 to 6 years in Matihani Block. Out of which 27,563 were male while 27,563 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Matihani Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Matihani Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Matihani 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 27,563.

Total Urban Rural
Population 152,725 0 152,725
Children (0 - 6 years) 27,563 0 27,563
Schedule Caste 13,311 0 13,311
Schedule Tribe 9 0 9
Literacy 64.93% - 64.93%
Sex Ratio 879 - 879

Working Population - Matihani Block

In Matihani Block out of total population, 47,461 were engaged in work activities. 65.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 47,461 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,719 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12,456 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 30,999 26,985 4,014
Cultivators 8,719 7,977 742
Agriculture Labourer 12,456 10,692 1,764
Household Industries 976 726 250
Other Workers 8,848 7,590 1,258
Marginal Workers 16,462 11,457 5,005
Non Working 105,264 42,845 62,419

Matihani Block Map


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