Rafiganj Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Aurangabad district, Bihar

Rafiganj Block of Aurangabad district has total population of 312,367 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 162,732 are males while 149,635 are females. In 2011 there were total 46,192 families residing in Rafiganj Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Rafiganj Block is 920.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.4% people lives in Urban areas while 88.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 80.2% while that in the rural areas is 66.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Rafiganj Block is 905 while that of Rural areas is 921.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rafiganj Block is 57856 which is 19% of the total population. There are 29486 male children and 28370 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rafiganj Block is 962 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 920 ) of Rafiganj Block.

The total literacy rate of Rafiganj Block is 68.01%. The male literacy rate is 63.88% and the female literacy rate is 46.21% in Rafiganj Block.

Population
312,367
Literacy
68.01%
Sex Ratio
920

To facilitate the administration, Rafiganj Block is further divided into 1 town and 216 villages.

Rafiganj Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 57,856 29,486 28,370
Literacy 68.01% 63.88% 46.21%
Scheduled Caste 65,731 34,159 31,572
Scheduled Tribe 153 70 83
Illiterate 139,263 58,772 80,491

Caste-wise Population - Rafiganj Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Rafiganj Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 65,731 34,159 31,572
Schedule Tribe 153 70 83

Religion-wise Population - Rafiganj Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 256,372 (82.07%) 133,849 122,523
Muslim 53,667 (17.18%) 27,709 25,958
Christian 242 (0.08%) 131 111
Sikh 21 (0.01%) 12 9
Buddhist 53 (0.02%) 26 27
Jain 442 (0.14%) 214 228
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 1,570 (0.5%) 791 779

Literacy Rate - Rafiganj Block

Average literacy rate of Rafiganj Block in 2011 were 68.01% in which, male and female literacy were 78.02% and 57.02% respectively. Total literate in Rafiganj Block were 173,104 of which male and female were 103,960 and 69,144 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Rafiganj Block

The Sex Ratio of Rafiganj Block is 920 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 920 females in Rafiganj Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 962 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 920 ) of Rafiganj Block.


Child Population - Rafiganj Block

According to Census 2011, there were 57,856 children between age 0 to 6 years in Rafiganj Block. Out of which 57,856 were male while 57,856 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Rafiganj Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 5,389 families under Rafiganj Block living in urban areas while 5,389 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11.4% of total population of Rafiganj Block lives in Urban areas while 88.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,929 while that in rural region is 51,927.

Total Urban Rural
Population 312,367 35,536 276,831
Children (0 - 6 years) 57,856 5,929 51,927
Schedule Caste 65,731 3,998 61,733
Schedule Tribe 153 24 129
Literacy 68.01% 80.17% 66.41%
Sex Ratio 920 905 921

Working Population - Rafiganj Block

In Rafiganj Block out of total population, 109,707 were engaged in work activities. 58.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 109,707 workers engaged in Main Work, 14,977 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28,223 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 64,653 48,295 16,358
Cultivators 14,977 12,128 2,849
Agriculture Labourer 28,223 20,393 7,830
Household Industries 4,064 2,302 1,762
Other Workers 17,389 13,472 3,917
Marginal Workers 45,054 25,963 19,091
Non Working 202,660 88,474 114,186

Rafiganj Block Map


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