Dhupguri Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal
Dhupguri Block of Jalpaiguri district has a total population of 414,854 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 210,571 are males while 204,283 are females. In 2011 there were a total 91,329 families residing in Dhupguri Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Dhupguri Block is 970.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 8.4% people live in Urban areas while 91.6% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 73.3% while that in rural areas is 69.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Dhupguri Block is 987 while that of Rural areas is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhupguri Block is 52834 which is 13% of the total population. There are 26935 male children and 25899 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhupguri Block is 962 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 970 ) of Dhupguri Block.
The total literacy rate of Dhupguri Block is 69.57%. The male literacy rate is 67.64% and the female literacy rate is 53.58% in Dhupguri Block.
To facilitate the administration, Dhupguri Block is further divided into 3 towns and 102 villages.
Dhupguri Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dhupguri Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||52,834||26,935||25,899|
Caste-wise Population - Dhupguri Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21% of total population in Dhupguri Block of West Bengal.
Religion-wise Population - Dhupguri Block
|No Religion Specified||208||(0.05%)||103||105|
Literacy Rate - Dhupguri Block
Average literacy rate of Dhupguri Block in 2011 were 69.57% in which, male and female literacy were 77.56% and 61.36% respectively. Total literate in Dhupguri Block were 251,875 of which male and female were 142,427 and 109,448 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Dhupguri Block
The Sex Ratio of Dhupguri Block is 970 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 970 females in Dhupguri Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 962 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 970 ) of Dhupguri Block.
Child Population - Dhupguri Block
According to Census 2011, there were 52,834 children between age 0 to 6 years in Dhupguri Block. Out of which 52,834 were male while 52,834 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Dhupguri Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 7,677 families under Dhupguri Block living in urban areas while 7,677 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 8.4% of total population of Dhupguri Block lives in Urban areas while 91.6% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 3,906 while that in rural regions is 48,928.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||52,834||3,906||48,928|
Working Population - Dhupguri Block
In Dhupguri Block out of total population, 168,302 were engaged in work activities. 71.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 168,302 workers engaged in Main Work, 24,300 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34,030 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Dhupguri Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Dhupguri Block in Jalpaiguri district.
|Maynaguri Block population||329,032|
|Falakata Block population||290,722|
|Jalpaiguri Block population||323,445|
|Alipurduar - II Block population||218,272|
|Alipurduar - I Block population||216,931|
|Kumargram Block population||199,609|
|Kalchini Block population||298,458|
|Madarihat Block population||202,026|
|Nagrakata Block population||127,397|
|Matiali Block population||117,540|