Tufanganj - II Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Koch Bihar district, West Bengal

Tufanganj - II Block of Koch Bihar district has total population of 186,726 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 96,222 are males while 90,504 are females. In 2011 there were total 44,727 families residing in Tufanganj - II Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Tufanganj - II Block is 941.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 2.9% people lives in Urban areas while 97.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.1% while that in the rural areas is 75.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tufanganj - II Block is 963 while that of Rural areas is 940.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tufanganj - II Block is 21429 which is 11% of the total population. There are 10931 male children and 10498 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tufanganj - II Block is 960 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 941 ) of Tufanganj - II Block.

The total literacy rate of Tufanganj - II Block is 75.75%. The male literacy rate is 72.79% and the female literacy rate is 60.95% in Tufanganj - II Block.

Population
186,726
Literacy
75.75%
Sex Ratio
941

To facilitate the administration, Tufanganj - II Block is further divided into 1 town and 53 villages.

Tufanganj - II Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 21,429 10,931 10,498
Literacy 75.75% 72.79% 60.95%
Scheduled Caste 100,378 51,659 48,719
Scheduled Tribe 3,966 1,994 1,972
Illiterate 61,519 26,181 35,338

Caste-wise Population - Tufanganj - II Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 53.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.1% of total population in Tufanganj - II Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 100,378 51,659 48,719
Schedule Tribe 3,966 1,994 1,972

Religion-wise Population - Tufanganj - II Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 159,830 (85.6%) 82,402 77,428
Muslim 26,416 (14.15%) 13,569 12,847
Christian 194 (0.1%) 91 103
Sikh 18 (0.01%) 14 4
Buddhist 6 (0%) 4 2
Jain 58 (0.03%) 27 31
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 203 (0.11%) 114 89

Literacy Rate - Tufanganj - II Block

Average literacy rate of Tufanganj - II Block in 2011 were 75.75% in which, male and female literacy were 82.12% and 68.95% respectively. Total literate in Tufanganj - II Block were 125,207 of which male and female were 70,041 and 55,166 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Tufanganj - II Block

The Sex Ratio of Tufanganj - II Block is 941 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 941 females in Tufanganj - II Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 960 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 941 ) of Tufanganj - II Block.


Child Population - Tufanganj - II Block

According to Census 2011, there were 21,429 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tufanganj - II Block. Out of which 21,429 were male while 21,429 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Tufanganj - II Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,297 families under Tufanganj - II Block living in urban areas while 1,297 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 2.9% of total population of Tufanganj - II Block lives in Urban areas while 97.1% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 622 while that in rural region is 20,807.

Total Urban Rural
Population 186,726 5,480 181,246
Children (0 - 6 years) 21,429 622 20,807
Schedule Caste 100,378 1,113 99,265
Schedule Tribe 3,966 10 3,956
Literacy 75.75% 82.05% 75.56%
Sex Ratio 941 963 940

Working Population - Tufanganj - II Block

In Tufanganj - II Block out of total population, 74,255 were engaged in work activities. 74.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 74,255 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,968 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,368 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 55,088 47,965 7,123
Cultivators 17,968 16,650 1,318
Agriculture Labourer 16,368 13,266 3,102
Household Industries 2,460 1,820 640
Other Workers 18,292 16,229 2,063
Marginal Workers 19,167 8,265 10,902
Non Working 112,471 39,992 72,479

Tufanganj - II Block Map


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