Umsning Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Ribhoi district, Meghalaya

Umsning Block of Ribhoi district has total population of 140,900 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 72,603 are males while 68,297 are females. In 2011 there were total 25,162 families residing in Umsning Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Umsning Block is 941.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 5.8% people lives in Urban areas while 94.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 91.2% while that in the rural areas is 73%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Umsning Block is 550 while that of Rural areas is 971.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Umsning Block is 30641 which is 22% of the total population. There are 15605 male children and 15036 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Umsning Block is 964 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 941 ) of Umsning Block.

The total literacy rate of Umsning Block is 74.21%. The male literacy rate is 57.95% and the female literacy rate is 58.2% in Umsning Block.

Population
140,900
Literacy
74.21%
Sex Ratio
941

To facilitate the administration, Umsning Block is further divided into 1 town and 305 villages.

Umsning Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,641 15,605 15,036
Literacy 74.21% 57.95% 58.2%
Scheduled Caste 356 199 157
Scheduled Tribe 124,443 62,688 61,755
Illiterate 59,082 30,532 28,550

Caste-wise Population - Umsning Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 88.3% of total population in Umsning Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 356 199 157
Schedule Tribe 124,443 62,688 61,755

Religion-wise Population - Umsning Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 12,292 (8.72%) 7,455 4,837
Muslim 788 (0.56%) 456 332
Christian 124,939 (88.67%) 63,173 61,766
Sikh 143 (0.1%) 74 69
Buddhist 175 (0.12%) 104 71
Jain 9 (0.01%) 6 3
Other Religion 2,258 (1.6%) 1,173 1,085
No Religion Specified 296 (0.21%) 162 134

Literacy Rate - Umsning Block

Average literacy rate of Umsning Block in 2011 were 74.21% in which, male and female literacy were 73.81% and 74.63% respectively. Total literate in Umsning Block were 81,818 of which male and female were 42,071 and 39,747 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Umsning Block

The Sex Ratio of Umsning Block is 941 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 941 females in Umsning Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 964 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 941 ) of Umsning Block.


Child Population - Umsning Block

According to Census 2011, there were 30,641 children between age 0 to 6 years in Umsning Block. Out of which 30,641 were male while 30,641 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Umsning Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 1,300 families under Umsning Block living in urban areas while 1,300 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 5.8% of total population of Umsning Block lives in Urban areas while 94.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 1,142 while that in rural region is 29,499.

Total Urban Rural
Population 140,900 8,198 132,702
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,641 1,142 29,499
Schedule Caste 356 56 300
Schedule Tribe 124,443 3,550 120,893
Literacy 74.21% 91.16% 73.05%
Sex Ratio 941 550 971

Working Population - Umsning Block

In Umsning Block out of total population, 59,830 were engaged in work activities. 82.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 59,830 workers engaged in Main Work, 26,928 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8,865 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 49,617 31,557 18,060
Cultivators 26,928 16,155 10,773
Agriculture Labourer 8,865 5,475 3,390
Household Industries 640 287 353
Other Workers 13,184 9,640 3,544
Marginal Workers 10,213 4,618 5,595
Non Working 81,070 36,428 44,642

Umsning Block Map


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