Rayagada Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rayagada district, Odisha

Rayagada Block of Rayagada district has total population of 222,518 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 109,316 are males while 113,202 are females. In 2011 there were total 50,909 families residing in Rayagada Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Rayagada Block is 1,036.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 40.3% people lives in Urban areas while 59.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 78.2% while that in the rural areas is 47.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Rayagada Block is 973 while that of Rural areas is 1,080.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rayagada Block is 28596 which is 13% of the total population. There are 14562 male children and 14034 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rayagada Block is 964 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,036 ) of Rayagada Block.

The total literacy rate of Rayagada Block is 59.9%. The male literacy rate is 60.83% and the female literacy rate is 43.88% in Rayagada Block.

Population
222,518
Literacy
59.9%
Sex Ratio
1,036

To facilitate the administration, Rayagada Block is further divided into 2 towns and 334 villages.

Rayagada Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,596 14,562 14,034
Literacy 59.9% 60.83% 43.88%
Scheduled Caste 26,235 12,898 13,337
Scheduled Tribe 104,576 49,433 55,143
Illiterate 106,352 42,821 63,531

Caste-wise Population - Rayagada Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 47% of total population in Rayagada Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 26,235 12,898 13,337
Schedule Tribe 104,576 49,433 55,143

Religion-wise Population - Rayagada Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 214,284 (96.3%) 105,282 109,002
Muslim 2,614 (1.17%) 1,340 1,274
Christian 4,739 (2.13%) 2,249 2,490
Sikh 113 (0.05%) 67 46
Buddhist 47 (0.02%) 25 22
Jain 25 (0.01%) 14 11
Other Religion 24 (0.01%) 13 11
No Religion Specified 672 (0.3%) 326 346

Literacy Rate - Rayagada Block

Average literacy rate of Rayagada Block in 2011 were 59.9% in which, male and female literacy were 70.18% and 50.09% respectively. Total literate in Rayagada Block were 116,166 of which male and female were 66,495 and 49,671 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Rayagada Block

The Sex Ratio of Rayagada Block is 1,036 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,036 females in Rayagada Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 964 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,036 ) of Rayagada Block.


Child Population - Rayagada Block

According to Census 2011, there were 28,596 children between age 0 to 6 years in Rayagada Block. Out of which 28,596 were male while 28,596 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Rayagada Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 20,953 families under Rayagada Block living in urban areas while 20,953 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 40.3% of total population of Rayagada Block lives in Urban areas while 59.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 9,665 while that in rural region is 18,931.

Total Urban Rural
Population 222,518 89,760 132,758
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,596 9,665 18,931
Schedule Caste 26,235 12,098 14,137
Schedule Tribe 104,576 12,847 91,729
Literacy 59.9% 78.16% 47.06%
Sex Ratio 1,036 973 1,080

Working Population - Rayagada Block

In Rayagada Block out of total population, 95,407 were engaged in work activities. 61.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 95,407 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,992 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,658 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 58,453 44,180 14,273
Cultivators 11,992 9,340 2,652
Agriculture Labourer 9,658 5,188 4,470
Household Industries 1,856 1,460 396
Other Workers 34,947 28,192 6,755
Marginal Workers 36,954 14,712 22,242
Non Working 127,111 50,424 76,687

Rayagada Block Map


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