Dhaka Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Purba Champaran district, Bihar

Dhaka Block of Purba Champaran district has a total population of 318,144 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 166,842 are males while 151,302 are females. In 2011 there were a total 63,681 families residing in Dhaka Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Dhaka Block is 907.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 13.2% people live in Urban areas while 86.8% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 55.8% while that in rural areas is 55.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dhaka Block is 911 while that of Rural areas is 906.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhaka Block is 65417 which is 21% of the total population. There are 33779 male children and 31638 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhaka Block is 937 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 907 ) of Dhaka Block.

The total literacy rate of Dhaka Block is 55.66%. The male literacy rate is 51.45% and the female literacy rate is 36.24% in Dhaka Block.

Population
318,144
Literacy
55.66%
Sex Ratio
907

To facilitate the administration, Dhaka Block is further divided into 1 town and 61 villages.

Dhaka Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 65,417 33,779 31,638
Literacy 55.66% 51.45% 36.24%
Scheduled Caste 30,305 15,902 14,403
Scheduled Tribe 297 150 147
Illiterate 177,465 81,000 96,465

Caste-wise Population - Dhaka Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Dhaka Block of Bihar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 30,305 15,902 14,403
Schedule Tribe 297 150 147

Religion-wise Population - Dhaka Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 176,744 (55.55%) 93,666 83,078
Muslim 140,269 (44.09%) 72,545 67,724
Christian 325 (0.1%) 172 153
Sikh 96 (0.03%) 50 46
Buddhist 33 (0.01%) 14 19
Jain 42 (0.01%) 25 17
Other Religion 7 (0%) 5 2
No Religion Specified 628 (0.2%) 365 263

Literacy Rate - Dhaka Block

Average literacy rate of Dhaka Block in 2011 were 55.66% in which, male and female literacy were 64.51% and 45.83% respectively. Total literate in Dhaka Block were 140,679 of which male and female were 85,842 and 54,837 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Dhaka Block

The Sex Ratio of Dhaka Block is 907 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 907 females in Dhaka Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 937 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 907 ) of Dhaka Block.


Child Population - Dhaka Block

According to Census 2011, there were 65,417 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dhaka Block. Out of which 65,417 were male while 65,417 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Dhaka Block

As per Census 2011, there are a total 7,271 families under Dhaka Block living in urban areas while 7,271 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 13.2% of total population of Dhaka Block lives in Urban areas while 86.8% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 9,023 while that in rural regions is 56,394.

Total Urban Rural
Population 318,144 42,063 276,081
Children (0 - 6 years) 65,417 9,023 56,394
Schedule Caste 30,305 3,450 26,855
Schedule Tribe 297 0 297
Literacy 55.66% 55.79% 55.65%
Sex Ratio 907 911 906

Working Population - Dhaka Block

In Dhaka Block out of total population, 97,329 were engaged in work activities. 67.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97,329 workers engaged in Main Work, 15,595 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34,434 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 65,685 56,579 9,106
Cultivators 15,595 14,508 1,087
Agriculture Labourer 34,434 29,554 4,880
Household Industries 2,031 1,156 875
Other Workers 13,625 11,361 2,264
Marginal Workers 31,644 20,536 11,108
Non Working 220,815 89,727 131,088

Nearby Blocks from Dhaka Block

Below is the list of Blocks near Dhaka Block in Purba Champaran district.


Dhaka Block Map


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