Dehri Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Rohtas, Bihar - Census 2011

Dehri is a Nagar Parishad city situated in Dehri block of Rohtas district. The Dehri city is divided into 39 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 23,234 families residing in the Dehri city. The total population of Dehri is 137,231 out of which 72,372 are males and 64,859 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dehri is 896.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dehri city is 19010 which is 14% of the total population. There are 9886 male children and 9124 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dehri is 923 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (896).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dehri is 81.2%. Thus Dehri has higher literacy rate compared to 73.4% of Rohtas district. The male literacy rate is 87.54% and the female literacy rate is 74.08% in Dehri.

Population
137,231
Literacy
81.2%
Sex Ratio
896

Dehri Nagar Parishad has total administration over 23,234 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Parishad limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Dehri Nagar Parishad

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dehri Nagar Parishad.

Total Male Female
Children 19,010 9,886 9,124
Literacy 81.2% 75.6% 63.7%
Scheduled Caste 13,046 6,854 6,192
Scheduled Tribe 381 188 193
Illiterate 41,241 17,671 23,570

Caste-wise Population - Dehri

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Dehri.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 13,046 6,854 6,192
Schedule Tribe 381 188 193

Religion-wise Population - Dehri

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Dehri is 114,754 which is 83.62% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Dehri is 21,554 which is 15.71% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Dehri as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 114,754 (83.62%) 60,723 54,031
Muslim 21,554 (15.71%) 11,169 10,385
Christian 293 (0.21%) 142 151
Sikh 359 (0.26%) 195 164
Buddhist 5 (0%) 4 1
Jain 34 (0.02%) 17 17
Other Religion 9 (0.01%) 5 4
No Religion Specified 223 (0.16%) 117 106

Literacy Rate - Dehri

The total literacy rate of Dehri was 81.2% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 61.8% of Bihar. Population-wise, out of total 95,990 literates, males were 54,701 while females were 41,289. Also the male literacy rate was 87.54% and the female literacy rate was 74.08% in Dehri.

  Dehri Bihar
Female 74.08% 51.5%
Male 87.54% 71.2%
Total 81.2% 61.8%

Sex Ratio - Dehri

The Sex Ratio of Dehri is 896. Thus per every 1000 men there were 896 females in Dehri. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 923 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 896 ) of Dehri.


Child Population - Dehri

According to Census 2011, there were 19,010 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dehri. Out of which 9,886 were male while 9,124 were female.


Working Population - Dehri

In Dehri Nagar Parishad out of total population, 34,919 were engaged in work activities. 82.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 34,919 workers engaged in Main Work, 654 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,328 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 28,676 25,984 2,692
Cultivators 654 579 75
Agriculture Labourer 1,328 1,215 113
Household Industries 2,023 1,675 348
Other Workers 24,671 22,515 2,156
Marginal Workers 6,243 4,984 1,259
Non Working 102,312 41,404 60,908

Dehri Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Dehri is further divided into 39 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,067 58.6% 866
2 Ward No - 2 4,027 78.3% 835
3 Ward No - 3 2,444 68% 887
4 Ward No - 4 3,000 73.7% 886
5 Ward No - 5 3,582 65% 869
6 Ward No - 6 2,971 84% 848
7 Ward No - 7 3,295 69.2% 917
8 Ward No - 8 3,318 62% 871
9 Ward No - 9 2,702 73.5% 904
10 Ward No - 10 2,962 63.2% 893
11 Ward No - 11 3,755 69.2% 848
12 Ward No - 12 4,085 61.1% 906
13 Ward No - 13 1,971 72.5% 847
14 Ward No - 14 5,386 73.5% 877
15 Ward No - 15 3,416 74.5% 851
16 Ward No - 16 3,963 79.2% 890
17 Ward No - 17 5,550 71.1% 936
18 Ward No - 18 2,651 78.8% 936
19 Ward No - 19 3,163 50% 911
20 Ward No - 20 4,637 64.5% 925
21 Ward No - 21 3,784 78.5% 930
22 Ward No - 22 2,450 65.9% 917
23 Ward No - 23 4,763 67.6% 971
24 Ward No - 24 2,753 76.8% 1,008
25 Ward No - 25 3,443 80.1% 890
26 Ward No - 26 3,269 76.7% 885
27 Ward No - 27 4,390 73.7% 896
28 Ward No - 28 3,103 75% 840
29 Ward No - 29 4,794 67.4% 902
30 Ward No - 30 2,626 75.5% 931
31 Ward No - 31 2,806 69% 888
32 Ward No - 32 2,152 76.2% 913
33 Ward No - 33 3,116 75.8% 899
34 Ward No - 34 2,593 73.4% 865
35 Ward No - 35 5,363 56.8% 897
36 Ward No - 36 5,019 67.1% 938
37 Ward No - 37 3,413 68.4% 861
38 Ward No - 38 4,391 65.7% 911
39 Ward No - 39 4,058 62.5% 865

Map of Dehri, Rohtas, Bihar


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