Raighar Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Nabarangapur district, Odisha

Raighar Block of Nabarangapur district has total population of 133,537 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 66,842 are males while 66,695 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,260 families residing in Raighar Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Raighar Block is 998.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 4.4% people lives in Urban areas while 95.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.9% while that in the rural areas is 48.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Raighar Block is 910 while that of Rural areas is 1,002.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Raighar Block is 22767 which is 17% of the total population. There are 11402 male children and 11365 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Raighar Block is 997 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 998 ) of Raighar Block.

The total literacy rate of Raighar Block is 49.98%. The male literacy rate is 50.89% and the female literacy rate is 32.01% in Raighar Block.

Population
133,537
Literacy
49.98%
Sex Ratio
998

To facilitate the administration, Raighar Block is further divided into 1 town and 74 villages.

Raighar Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 22,767 11,402 11,365
Literacy 49.98% 50.89% 32.01%
Scheduled Caste 22,686 11,618 11,068
Scheduled Tribe 86,248 42,770 43,478
Illiterate 78,174 32,827 45,347

Caste-wise Population - Raighar Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 64.6% of total population in Raighar Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 22,686 11,618 11,068
Schedule Tribe 86,248 42,770 43,478

Religion-wise Population - Raighar Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 132,244 (99.03%) 66,218 66,026
Muslim 410 (0.31%) 218 192
Christian 193 (0.14%) 96 97
Sikh 7 (0.01%) 4 3
Buddhist 6 (0%) 1 5
Jain 2 (0%) 2 0
Other Religion 6 (0%) 2 4
No Religion Specified 669 (0.5%) 301 368

Literacy Rate - Raighar Block

Average literacy rate of Raighar Block in 2011 were 49.98% in which, male and female literacy were 61.35% and 38.58% respectively. Total literate in Raighar Block were 55,363 of which male and female were 34,015 and 21,348 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Raighar Block

The Sex Ratio of Raighar Block is 998 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 998 females in Raighar Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 997 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 998 ) of Raighar Block.


Child Population - Raighar Block

According to Census 2011, there were 22,767 children between age 0 to 6 years in Raighar Block. Out of which 22,767 were male while 22,767 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Raighar Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,364 families under Raighar Block living in urban areas while 1,364 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 4.4% of total population of Raighar Block lives in Urban areas while 95.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 761 while that in rural region is 22,006.

Total Urban Rural
Population 133,537 5,936 127,601
Children (0 - 6 years) 22,767 761 22,006
Schedule Caste 22,686 1,811 20,875
Schedule Tribe 86,248 776 85,472
Literacy 49.98% 77.89% 48.61%
Sex Ratio 998 910 1,002

Working Population - Raighar Block

In Raighar Block out of total population, 67,188 were engaged in work activities. 46.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 67,188 workers engaged in Main Work, 21,835 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,235 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 31,107 25,822 5,285
Cultivators 21,835 19,487 2,348
Agriculture Labourer 5,235 3,079 2,156
Household Industries 544 457 87
Other Workers 3,493 2,799 694
Marginal Workers 36,081 11,481 24,600
Non Working 66,349 29,539 36,810

Raighar Block Map


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