Nihalprasad Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhenkanal district, Odisha

Nihalprasad Block of Dhenkanal district has total population of 53,452 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 27,270 are males while 26,182 are females. In 2011 there were total 12,345 families residing in Nihalprasad Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Nihalprasad Block is 960.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Nihalprasad Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 77.2% and the sex ratio of Nihalprasad Block is 960.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nihalprasad Block is 6733 which is 13% of the total population. There are 3591 male children and 3142 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nihalprasad Block is 875 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 960 ) of Nihalprasad Block.

The total literacy rate of Nihalprasad Block is 77.2%. The male literacy rate is 73.77% and the female literacy rate is 60.92% in Nihalprasad Block.

Population
53,452
Literacy
77.2%
Sex Ratio
960

To facilitate the administration, Nihalprasad Block is further divided into 60 villages.

Nihalprasad Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 6,733 3,591 3,142
Literacy 77.2% 73.77% 60.92%
Scheduled Caste 11,036 5,695 5,341
Scheduled Tribe 7,001 3,536 3,465
Illiterate 17,385 7,154 10,231

Caste-wise Population - Nihalprasad Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.1% of total population in Nihalprasad Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 11,036 5,695 5,341
Schedule Tribe 7,001 3,536 3,465

Religion-wise Population - Nihalprasad Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 53,407 (99.92%) 27,243 26,164
Muslim 14 (0.03%) 7 7
Christian 6 (0.01%) 3 3
Sikh 4 (0.01%) 2 2
Buddhist 1 (0%) 1 0
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 19 (0.04%) 13 6

Literacy Rate - Nihalprasad Block

Average literacy rate of Nihalprasad Block in 2011 were 77.2% in which, male and female literacy were 84.95% and 69.23% respectively. Total literate in Nihalprasad Block were 36,067 of which male and female were 20,116 and 15,951 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nihalprasad Block

The Sex Ratio of Nihalprasad Block is 960 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 960 females in Nihalprasad Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 875 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 960 ) of Nihalprasad Block.


Child Population - Nihalprasad Block

According to Census 2011, there were 6,733 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nihalprasad Block. Out of which 6,733 were male while 6,733 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nihalprasad Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Nihalprasad Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Nihalprasad 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 6,733.

Total Urban Rural
Population 53,452 0 53,452
Children (0 - 6 years) 6,733 0 6,733
Schedule Caste 11,036 0 11,036
Schedule Tribe 7,001 0 7,001
Literacy 77.2% - 77.2%
Sex Ratio 960 - 960

Working Population - Nihalprasad Block

In Nihalprasad Block out of total population, 18,666 were engaged in work activities. 61.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 18,666 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,254 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,915 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 11,471 10,308 1,163
Cultivators 3,254 3,187 67
Agriculture Labourer 3,915 3,326 589
Household Industries 201 189 12
Other Workers 4,101 3,606 495
Marginal Workers 7,195 4,749 2,446
Non Working 34,786 12,213 22,573

Nihalprasad Block Map


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