Basanti Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - South Twenty Four Parganas district, West Bengal
Basanti Block of South Twenty Four Parganas district has a total population of 336,717 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 171,279 are males while 165,438 are females. In 2011 there were a total 70,818 families residing in Basanti Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Basanti Block is 966.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 2% people live in Urban areas while 98% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 80.2% while that in rural areas is 68.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Basanti Block is 922 while that of Rural areas is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Basanti Block is 50770 which is 15% of the total population. There are 25767 male children and 25003 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Basanti Block is 970 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 966 ) of Basanti Block.
The total literacy rate of Basanti Block is 68.32%. The male literacy rate is 64.36% and the female literacy rate is 51.46% in Basanti Block.
To facilitate the administration, Basanti Block is further divided into 1 town and 66 villages.
Basanti Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Basanti Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||50,770||25,767||25,003|
Caste-wise Population - Basanti Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6% of total population in Basanti Block of West Bengal.
Religion-wise Population - Basanti Block
|No Religion Specified||740||(0.22%)||363||377|
Literacy Rate - Basanti Block
Average literacy rate of Basanti Block in 2011 were 68.32% in which, male and female literacy were 75.75% and 60.62% respectively. Total literate in Basanti Block were 195,366 of which male and female were 110,229 and 85,137 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Basanti Block
The Sex Ratio of Basanti Block is 966 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 966 females in Basanti Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 970 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 966 ) of Basanti Block.
Child Population - Basanti Block
According to Census 2011, there were 50,770 children between age 0 to 6 years in Basanti Block. Out of which 50,770 were male while 50,770 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Basanti Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 1,523 families under Basanti Block living in urban areas while 1,523 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 2% of total population of Basanti Block lives in Urban areas while 98% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 728 while that in rural regions is 50,042.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||50,770||728||50,042|
Working Population - Basanti Block
In Basanti Block out of total population, 132,044 were engaged in work activities. 53% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 132,044 workers engaged in Main Work, 18,586 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27,453 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Basanti Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Basanti Block in South Twenty Four Parganas district.
|Gosaba Block population||246,598|
|Kultali Block population||229,053|
|Jaynagar - II Block population||252,164|
|Mathurapur - II Block population||220,839|
|Kakdwip Block population||281,963|
|Jaynagar - I Block population||263,151|
|Sagar Block population||212,037|
|Mathurapur - I Block population||195,104|
|Mandirbazar Block population||214,050|
|Namkhana Block population||182,830|
Basanti Block Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Basanti, West Bengal - Wikipedia