Saraikela Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Saraikela-Kharsawan district, Jharkhand

Saraikela Block of Saraikela-Kharsawan district has total population of 93,759 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 47,439 are males while 46,320 are females. In 2011 there were total 19,147 families residing in Saraikela Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Saraikela Block is 976.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22% people lives in Urban areas while 78% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84% while that in the rural areas is 62.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Saraikela Block is 912 while that of Rural areas is 995.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Saraikela Block is 13854 which is 15% of the total population. There are 7105 male children and 6749 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Saraikela Block is 950 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 976 ) of Saraikela Block.

The total literacy rate of Saraikela Block is 67.63%. The male literacy rate is 67.28% and the female literacy rate is 47.76% in Saraikela Block.

Population
93,759
Literacy
67.63%
Sex Ratio
976

To facilitate the administration, Saraikela Block is further divided into 2 towns and 173 villages.

Saraikela Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 13,854 7,105 6,749
Literacy 67.63% 67.28% 47.76%
Scheduled Caste 6,479 3,182 3,297
Scheduled Tribe 40,264 20,011 20,253
Illiterate 39,718 15,520 24,198

Caste-wise Population - Saraikela Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 42.9% of total population in Saraikela Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 6,479 3,182 3,297
Schedule Tribe 40,264 20,011 20,253

Religion-wise Population - Saraikela Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 60,126 (64.13%) 30,800 29,326
Muslim 3,581 (3.82%) 1,850 1,731
Christian 762 (0.81%) 375 387
Sikh 57 (0.06%) 23 34
Buddhist 22 (0.02%) 15 7
Jain 8 (0.01%) 2 6
Other Religion 29,024 (30.96%) 14,279 14,745
No Religion Specified 179 (0.19%) 95 84

Literacy Rate - Saraikela Block

Average literacy rate of Saraikela Block in 2011 were 67.63% in which, male and female literacy were 79.14% and 55.9% respectively. Total literate in Saraikela Block were 54,041 of which male and female were 31,919 and 22,122 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Saraikela Block

The Sex Ratio of Saraikela Block is 976 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 976 females in Saraikela Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 950 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 976 ) of Saraikela Block.


Child Population - Saraikela Block

According to Census 2011, there were 13,854 children between age 0 to 6 years in Saraikela Block. Out of which 13,854 were male while 13,854 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Saraikela Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,422 families under Saraikela Block living in urban areas while 4,422 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 22% of total population of Saraikela Block lives in Urban areas while 78% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,399 while that in rural region is 11,455.

Total Urban Rural
Population 93,759 20,634 73,125
Children (0 - 6 years) 13,854 2,399 11,455
Schedule Caste 6,479 1,849 4,630
Schedule Tribe 40,264 2,585 37,679
Literacy 67.63% 84.02% 62.79%
Sex Ratio 976 912 995

Working Population - Saraikela Block

In Saraikela Block out of total population, 36,953 were engaged in work activities. 52.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 36,953 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,195 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,342 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 19,463 15,089 4,374
Cultivators 5,195 3,910 1,285
Agriculture Labourer 3,342 1,941 1,401
Household Industries 503 323 180
Other Workers 10,423 8,915 1,508
Marginal Workers 17,490 9,394 8,096
Non Working 56,806 22,956 33,850

Saraikela Block Map


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