Paradip Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jagatsinghapur district, Odisha

Paradip Block of Jagatsinghapur district has total population of 71,637 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 39,029 are males while 32,608 are females. In 2011 there were total 18,345 families residing in Paradip Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Paradip Block is 835.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 95.7% people lives in Urban areas while 4.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.9% while that in the rural areas is 88.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Paradip Block is 839 while that of Rural areas is 765.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paradip Block is 7833 which is 11% of the total population. There are 4208 male children and 3625 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paradip Block is 861 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 835 ) of Paradip Block.

The total literacy rate of Paradip Block is 86.05%. The male literacy rate is 80.64% and the female literacy rate is 71.84% in Paradip Block.

Population
71,637
Literacy
86.05%
Sex Ratio
835

To facilitate the administration, Paradip Block is further divided into 1 town and 6 villages.

Paradip Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 7,833 4,208 3,625
Literacy 86.05% 80.64% 71.84%
Scheduled Caste 7,353 3,989 3,364
Scheduled Tribe 2,951 1,574 1,377
Illiterate 16,736 7,555 9,181

Caste-wise Population - Paradip Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.1% of total population in Paradip Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 7,353 3,989 3,364
Schedule Tribe 2,951 1,574 1,377

Religion-wise Population - Paradip Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 68,632 (95.81%) 37,258 31,374
Muslim 1,214 (1.69%) 662 552
Christian 1,135 (1.58%) 554 581
Sikh 80 (0.11%) 51 29
Buddhist 11 (0.02%) 6 5
Jain 6 (0.01%) 4 2
Other Religion 49 (0.07%) 25 24
No Religion Specified 510 (0.71%) 469 41

Literacy Rate - Paradip Block

Average literacy rate of Paradip Block in 2011 were 86.05% in which, male and female literacy were 90.39% and 80.83% respectively. Total literate in Paradip Block were 54,901 of which male and female were 31,474 and 23,427 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Paradip Block

The Sex Ratio of Paradip Block is 835 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 835 females in Paradip Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 861 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 835 ) of Paradip Block.


Child Population - Paradip Block

According to Census 2011, there were 7,833 children between age 0 to 6 years in Paradip Block. Out of which 7,833 were male while 7,833 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Paradip Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 17,485 families under Paradip Block living in urban areas while 17,485 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 95.7% of total population of Paradip Block lives in Urban areas while 4.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,403 while that in rural region is 430.

Total Urban Rural
Population 71,637 68,585 3,052
Children (0 - 6 years) 7,833 7,403 430
Schedule Caste 7,353 7,167 186
Schedule Tribe 2,951 2,924 27
Literacy 86.05% 85.93% 88.71%
Sex Ratio 835 839 765

Working Population - Paradip Block

In Paradip Block out of total population, 25,385 were engaged in work activities. 92.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 25,385 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 108 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,414 21,212 2,202
Cultivators 78 66 12
Agriculture Labourer 108 94 14
Household Industries 431 406 25
Other Workers 22,797 20,646 2,151
Marginal Workers 1,971 1,267 704
Non Working 46,252 16,550 29,702

Paradip Block Map


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