Siwan Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Siwan district, Bihar

Siwan Block of Siwan district has total population of 340,983 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 175,778 are males while 165,205 are females. In 2011 there were total 52,594 families residing in Siwan Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Siwan Block is 940.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 39.6% people lives in Urban areas while 60.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.6% while that in the rural areas is 71%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Siwan Block is 909 while that of Rural areas is 961.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Siwan Block is 53195 which is 16% of the total population. There are 27553 male children and 25642 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Siwan Block is 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Siwan Block.

The total literacy rate of Siwan Block is 74.48%. The male literacy rate is 70.36% and the female literacy rate is 54.89% in Siwan Block.

Population
340,983
Literacy
74.48%
Sex Ratio
940

To facilitate the administration, Siwan Block is further divided into 1 town and 81 villages.

Siwan Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 53,195 27,553 25,642
Literacy 74.48% 70.36% 54.89%
Scheduled Caste 33,682 17,238 16,444
Scheduled Tribe 7,149 3,664 3,485
Illiterate 126,632 52,105 74,527

Caste-wise Population - Siwan Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.1% of total population in Siwan Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 33,682 17,238 16,444
Schedule Tribe 7,149 3,664 3,485

Religion-wise Population - Siwan Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 248,387 (72.84%) 128,527 119,860
Muslim 90,770 (26.62%) 46,320 44,450
Christian 328 (0.1%) 152 176
Sikh 118 (0.03%) 67 51
Buddhist 105 (0.03%) 57 48
Jain 109 (0.03%) 62 47
Other Religion 2 (0%) 1 1
No Religion Specified 1,164 (0.34%) 592 572

Literacy Rate - Siwan Block

Average literacy rate of Siwan Block in 2011 were 74.48% in which, male and female literacy were 83.44% and 64.97% respectively. Total literate in Siwan Block were 214,351 of which male and female were 123,673 and 90,678 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Siwan Block

The Sex Ratio of Siwan Block is 940 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 940 females in Siwan Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Siwan Block.


Child Population - Siwan Block

According to Census 2011, there were 53,195 children between age 0 to 6 years in Siwan Block. Out of which 53,195 were male while 53,195 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Siwan Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 21,223 families under Siwan Block living in urban areas while 21,223 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 39.6% of total population of Siwan Block lives in Urban areas while 60.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 18,282 while that in rural region is 34,913.

Total Urban Rural
Population 340,983 135,066 205,917
Children (0 - 6 years) 53,195 18,282 34,913
Schedule Caste 33,682 8,244 25,438
Schedule Tribe 7,149 1,514 5,635
Literacy 74.48% 79.61% 70.98%
Sex Ratio 940 909 961

Working Population - Siwan Block

In Siwan Block out of total population, 101,865 were engaged in work activities. 60.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 101,865 workers engaged in Main Work, 14,246 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8,932 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 61,222 52,708 8,514
Cultivators 14,246 12,128 2,118
Agriculture Labourer 8,932 7,092 1,840
Household Industries 2,251 1,716 535
Other Workers 35,793 31,772 4,021
Marginal Workers 40,643 26,115 14,528
Non Working 239,118 96,955 142,163

Siwan Block Map


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