Barkatha Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Hazaribagh district, Jharkhand

Barkatha Block of Hazaribagh district has total population of 122,269 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 62,849 are males while 59,420 are females. In 2011 there were total 20,203 families residing in Barkatha Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Barkatha Block is 945.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Barkatha Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 61.4% and the sex ratio of Barkatha Block is 945.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barkatha Block is 22324 which is 18% of the total population. There are 11483 male children and 10841 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barkatha Block is 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 945 ) of Barkatha Block.

The total literacy rate of Barkatha Block is 61.44%. The male literacy rate is 62.38% and the female literacy rate is 37.36% in Barkatha Block.

Population
122,269
Literacy
61.44%
Sex Ratio
945

To facilitate the administration, Barkatha Block is further divided into 83 villages.

Barkatha Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 22,324 11,483 10,841
Literacy 61.44% 62.38% 37.36%
Scheduled Caste 15,761 8,064 7,697
Scheduled Tribe 7,451 3,704 3,747
Illiterate 60,864 23,642 37,222

Caste-wise Population - Barkatha Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.1% of total population in Barkatha Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 15,761 8,064 7,697
Schedule Tribe 7,451 3,704 3,747

Religion-wise Population - Barkatha Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 105,021 (85.89%) 54,069 50,952
Muslim 15,610 (12.77%) 7,972 7,638
Christian 193 (0.16%) 96 97
Sikh 16 (0.01%) 8 8
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 1 (0%) 0 1
Other Religion 1,233 (1.01%) 602 631
No Religion Specified 195 (0.16%) 102 93

Literacy Rate - Barkatha Block

Average literacy rate of Barkatha Block in 2011 were 61.44% in which, male and female literacy were 76.33% and 45.69% respectively. Total literate in Barkatha Block were 61,405 of which male and female were 39,207 and 22,198 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Barkatha Block

The Sex Ratio of Barkatha Block is 945 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 945 females in Barkatha Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 945 ) of Barkatha Block.


Child Population - Barkatha Block

According to Census 2011, there were 22,324 children between age 0 to 6 years in Barkatha Block. Out of which 22,324 were male while 22,324 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Barkatha Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Barkatha Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Barkatha 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 22,324.

Total Urban Rural
Population 122,269 0 122,269
Children (0 - 6 years) 22,324 0 22,324
Schedule Caste 15,761 0 15,761
Schedule Tribe 7,451 0 7,451
Literacy 61.44% - 61.44%
Sex Ratio 945 - 945

Working Population - Barkatha Block

In Barkatha Block out of total population, 47,122 were engaged in work activities. 52.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 47,122 workers engaged in Main Work, 14,389 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,564 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 24,677 17,793 6,884
Cultivators 14,389 10,491 3,898
Agriculture Labourer 3,564 2,127 1,437
Household Industries 519 376 143
Other Workers 6,205 4,799 1,406
Marginal Workers 22,445 11,850 10,595
Non Working 75,147 33,206 41,941

Barkatha Block Map


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