Murarai - I Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Birbhum district, West Bengal

Murarai - I Block of Birbhum district has total population of 190,802 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 97,510 are males while 93,292 are females. In 2011 there were total 41,601 families residing in Murarai - I Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Murarai - I Block is 957.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12% people lives in Urban areas while 88% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 57.5% while that in the rural areas is 55.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Murarai - I Block is 959 while that of Rural areas is 956.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Murarai - I Block is 30514 which is 16% of the total population. There are 15446 male children and 15068 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Murarai - I Block is 976 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 957 ) of Murarai - I Block.

The total literacy rate of Murarai - I Block is 55.67%. The male literacy rate is 50.89% and the female literacy rate is 42.47% in Murarai - I Block.

Population
190,802
Literacy
55.67%
Sex Ratio
957

To facilitate the administration, Murarai - I Block is further divided into 3 towns and 80 villages.

Murarai - I Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,514 15,446 15,068
Literacy 55.67% 50.89% 42.47%
Scheduled Caste 46,932 24,204 22,728
Scheduled Tribe 8,708 4,333 4,375
Illiterate 101,564 47,890 53,674

Caste-wise Population - Murarai - I Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.6% of total population in Murarai - I Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 46,932 24,204 22,728
Schedule Tribe 8,708 4,333 4,375

Religion-wise Population - Murarai - I Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 77,428 (40.58%) 39,735 37,693
Muslim 112,429 (58.92%) 57,294 55,135
Christian 485 (0.25%) 239 246
Sikh 83 (0.04%) 48 35
Buddhist 48 (0.03%) 26 22
Jain 84 (0.04%) 42 42
Other Religion 106 (0.06%) 55 51
No Religion Specified 139 (0.07%) 71 68

Literacy Rate - Murarai - I Block

Average literacy rate of Murarai - I Block in 2011 were 55.67% in which, male and female literacy were 60.47% and 50.65% respectively. Total literate in Murarai - I Block were 89,238 of which male and female were 49,620 and 39,618 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Murarai - I Block

The Sex Ratio of Murarai - I Block is 957 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 957 females in Murarai - I Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 976 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 957 ) of Murarai - I Block.


Child Population - Murarai - I Block

According to Census 2011, there were 30,514 children between age 0 to 6 years in Murarai - I Block. Out of which 30,514 were male while 30,514 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Murarai - I Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,726 families under Murarai - I Block living in urban areas while 4,726 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 12% of total population of Murarai - I Block lives in Urban areas while 88% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 3,644 while that in rural region is 26,870.

Total Urban Rural
Population 190,802 22,861 167,941
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,514 3,644 26,870
Schedule Caste 46,932 3,149 43,783
Schedule Tribe 8,708 2,423 6,285
Literacy 55.67% 57.5% 55.43%
Sex Ratio 957 959 956

Working Population - Murarai - I Block

In Murarai - I Block out of total population, 66,023 were engaged in work activities. 75.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 66,023 workers engaged in Main Work, 7,059 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19,867 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 50,134 43,473 6,661
Cultivators 7,059 6,833 226
Agriculture Labourer 19,867 18,721 1,146
Household Industries 3,506 836 2,670
Other Workers 19,702 17,083 2,619
Marginal Workers 15,889 8,488 7,401
Non Working 124,779 45,549 79,230

Murarai - I Block Map


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