Moyna Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal

Moyna Block of Purba Medinipur district has total population of 226,927 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 117,989 are males while 108,938 are females. In 2011 there were total 53,356 families residing in Moyna Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Moyna Block is 923.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 2.9% people lives in Urban areas while 97.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.4% while that in the rural areas is 86.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Moyna Block is 919 while that of Rural areas is 923.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Moyna Block is 26488 which is 12% of the total population. There are 13644 male children and 12844 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Moyna Block is 941 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 923 ) of Moyna Block.

The total literacy rate of Moyna Block is 86.33%. The male literacy rate is 81.31% and the female literacy rate is 70.78% in Moyna Block.

Population
226,927
Literacy
86.33%
Sex Ratio
923

To facilitate the administration, Moyna Block is further divided into 1 town and 85 villages.

Moyna Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 26,488 13,644 12,844
Literacy 86.33% 81.31% 70.78%
Scheduled Caste 56,820 29,689 27,131
Scheduled Tribe 316 177 139
Illiterate 53,884 22,048 31,836

Caste-wise Population - Moyna Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Moyna Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 56,820 29,689 27,131
Schedule Tribe 316 177 139

Religion-wise Population - Moyna Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 205,710 (90.65%) 106,997 98,713
Muslim 21,033 (9.27%) 10,875 10,158
Christian 37 (0.02%) 23 14
Sikh 20 (0.01%) 10 10
Buddhist 6 (0%) 5 1
Jain 3 (0%) 2 1
Other Religion 24 (0.01%) 24 0
No Religion Specified 94 (0.04%) 53 41

Literacy Rate - Moyna Block

Average literacy rate of Moyna Block in 2011 were 86.33% in which, male and female literacy were 91.95% and 80.24% respectively. Total literate in Moyna Block were 173,043 of which male and female were 95,941 and 77,102 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Moyna Block

The Sex Ratio of Moyna Block is 923 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 923 females in Moyna Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 941 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 923 ) of Moyna Block.


Child Population - Moyna Block

According to Census 2011, there were 26,488 children between age 0 to 6 years in Moyna Block. Out of which 26,488 were male while 26,488 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Moyna Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,418 families under Moyna Block living in urban areas while 1,418 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 2.9% of total population of Moyna Block lives in Urban areas while 97.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 821 while that in rural region is 25,667.

Total Urban Rural
Population 226,927 6,597 220,330
Children (0 - 6 years) 26,488 821 25,667
Schedule Caste 56,820 436 56,384
Schedule Tribe 316 1 315
Literacy 86.33% 83.43% 86.42%
Sex Ratio 923 919 923

Working Population - Moyna Block

In Moyna Block out of total population, 86,813 were engaged in work activities. 50.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 86,813 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,500 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14,317 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 44,085 39,336 4,749
Cultivators 12,500 11,808 692
Agriculture Labourer 14,317 12,754 1,563
Household Industries 1,404 1,088 316
Other Workers 15,864 13,686 2,178
Marginal Workers 42,728 27,269 15,459
Non Working 140,114 51,384 88,730

Moyna Block Map


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