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

Seskhal Block of Rayagada district has total population of 47,586 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 22,574 are males while 25,012 are females. In 2011 there were total 10,793 families residing in Seskhal Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Seskhal Block is 1,108.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Seskhal Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 37.8% and the sex ratio of Seskhal Block is 1,108.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Seskhal Block is 7009 which is 15% of the total population. There are 3591 male children and 3418 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Seskhal Block is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,108 ) of Seskhal Block.

The total literacy rate of Seskhal Block is 37.75%. The male literacy rate is 41.41% and the female literacy rate is 23.86% in Seskhal Block.

Population
47,586
Literacy
37.75%
Sex Ratio
1,108

To facilitate the administration, Seskhal Block is further divided into 147 villages.

Seskhal Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 7,009 3,591 3,418
Literacy 37.75% 41.41% 23.86%
Scheduled Caste 3,424 1,655 1,769
Scheduled Tribe 38,501 18,182 20,319
Illiterate 32,268 13,225 19,043

Caste-wise Population - Seskhal Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 80.9% of total population in Seskhal Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 3,424 1,655 1,769
Schedule Tribe 38,501 18,182 20,319

Religion-wise Population - Seskhal Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 46,225 (97.14%) 21,951 24,274
Muslim 121 (0.25%) 54 67
Christian 1,140 (2.4%) 524 616
Sikh 6 (0.01%) 4 2
Buddhist 4 (0.01%) 0 4
Jain 4 (0.01%) 1 3
Other Religion 1 (0%) 0 1
No Religion Specified 85 (0.18%) 40 45

Literacy Rate - Seskhal Block

Average literacy rate of Seskhal Block in 2011 were 37.75% in which, male and female literacy were 49.25% and 27.64% respectively. Total literate in Seskhal Block were 15,318 of which male and female were 9,349 and 5,969 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Seskhal Block

The Sex Ratio of Seskhal Block is 1,108 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,108 females in Seskhal Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,108 ) of Seskhal Block.


Child Population - Seskhal Block

According to Census 2011, there were 7,009 children between age 0 to 6 years in Seskhal Block. Out of which 7,009 were male while 7,009 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Seskhal Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Seskhal Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Seskhal Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 7,009.

Total Urban Rural
Population 47,586 0 47,586
Children (0 - 6 years) 7,009 0 7,009
Schedule Caste 3,424 0 3,424
Schedule Tribe 38,501 0 38,501
Literacy 37.75% - 37.75%
Sex Ratio 1,108 - 1,108

Working Population - Seskhal Block

In Seskhal Block out of total population, 25,881 were engaged in work activities. 50.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 25,881 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,340 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,696 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 13,003 8,194 4,809
Cultivators 5,340 4,035 1,305
Agriculture Labourer 5,696 2,835 2,861
Household Industries 79 58 21
Other Workers 1,888 1,266 622
Marginal Workers 12,878 4,523 8,355
Non Working 21,705 9,857 11,848

Seskhal Block Map


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