Sikti Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Araria district, Bihar

Sikti Block of Araria district has total population of 158,543 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 81,644 are males while 76,899 are females. In 2011 there were total 31,513 families residing in Sikti Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Sikti Block is 942.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Sikti Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 56.8% and the sex ratio of Sikti Block is 942.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sikti Block is 31578 which is 20% of the total population. There are 16010 male children and 15568 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikti Block is 972 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Sikti Block.

The total literacy rate of Sikti Block is 56.79%. The male literacy rate is 53.48% and the female literacy rate is 36.99% in Sikti Block.

Population
158,543
Literacy
56.79%
Sex Ratio
942

To facilitate the administration, Sikti Block is further divided into 57 villages.

Sikti Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 31,578 16,010 15,568
Literacy 56.79% 53.48% 36.99%
Scheduled Caste 25,586 13,225 12,361
Scheduled Tribe 454 250 204
Illiterate 86,436 37,980 48,456

Caste-wise Population - Sikti Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Sikti Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 25,586 13,225 12,361
Schedule Tribe 454 250 204

Religion-wise Population - Sikti Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 103,198 (65.09%) 53,370 49,828
Muslim 55,055 (34.73%) 28,122 26,933
Christian 105 (0.07%) 68 37
Sikh 6 (0%) 5 1
Buddhist 17 (0.01%) 10 7
Jain 6 (0%) 2 4
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 154 (0.1%) 66 88

Literacy Rate - Sikti Block

Average literacy rate of Sikti Block in 2011 were 56.79% in which, male and female literacy were 66.53% and 46.38% respectively. Total literate in Sikti Block were 72,107 of which male and female were 43,664 and 28,443 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Sikti Block

The Sex Ratio of Sikti Block is 942 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 942 females in Sikti Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 972 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Sikti Block.


Child Population - Sikti Block

According to Census 2011, there were 31,578 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sikti Block. Out of which 31,578 were male while 31,578 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Sikti Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Sikti Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Sikti 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 31,578.

Total Urban Rural
Population 158,543 0 158,543
Children (0 - 6 years) 31,578 0 31,578
Schedule Caste 25,586 0 25,586
Schedule Tribe 454 0 454
Literacy 56.79% - 56.79%
Sex Ratio 942 - 942

Working Population - Sikti Block

In Sikti Block out of total population, 57,538 were engaged in work activities. 71.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 57,538 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,097 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25,939 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 41,384 33,127 8,257
Cultivators 12,097 10,949 1,148
Agriculture Labourer 25,939 19,964 5,975
Household Industries 737 486 251
Other Workers 2,611 1,728 883
Marginal Workers 16,154 6,466 9,688
Non Working 101,005 42,051 58,954

Sikti Block Map


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