Giridih Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Giridih district, Jharkhand
Giridih Block of Giridih district has a total population of 372,570 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 193,311 are males while 179,259 are females. In 2011 there were a total 63,426 families residing in Giridih Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Giridih Block is 927.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 44.1% people live in Urban areas while 55.9% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.5% while that in rural areas is 62.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Giridih Block is 918 while that of Rural areas is 935.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Giridih Block is 65235 which is 18% of the total population. There are 33745 male children and 31490 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Giridih Block is 933 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 927 ) of Giridih Block.
The total literacy rate of Giridih Block is 70.12%. The male literacy rate is 65.31% and the female literacy rate is 49.79% in Giridih Block.
To facilitate the administration, Giridih Block is further divided into 8 towns and 222 villages.
Giridih Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Giridih Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||65,235||33,745||31,490|
Caste-wise Population - Giridih Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.7% of total population in Giridih Block of Jharkhand.
Religion-wise Population - Giridih Block
|No Religion Specified||348||(0.09%)||184||164|
Literacy Rate - Giridih Block
Average literacy rate of Giridih Block in 2011 were 70.12% in which, male and female literacy were 79.12% and 60.41% respectively. Total literate in Giridih Block were 215,515 of which male and female were 126,255 and 89,260 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Giridih Block
The Sex Ratio of Giridih Block is 927 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 927 females in Giridih Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 933 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 927 ) of Giridih Block.
Child Population - Giridih Block
According to Census 2011, there were 65,235 children between age 0 to 6 years in Giridih Block. Out of which 65,235 were male while 65,235 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Giridih Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 28,140 families under Giridih Block living in urban areas while 28,140 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 44.1% of total population of Giridih Block lives in Urban areas while 55.9% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 25,153 while that in rural regions is 40,082.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||65,235||25,153||40,082|
Working Population - Giridih Block
In Giridih Block out of total population, 115,176 were engaged in work activities. 64.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 115,176 workers engaged in Main Work, 6,064 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,947 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Giridih Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Giridih Block in Giridih district.
|Gande Block population||175,087|
|Birni Block population||169,451|
|Bagodar Block population||158,094|
|Bengabad Block population||153,198|
|Jamua Block population||271,563|
|Sariya Block population||149,068|
|Dhanwar Block population||267,352|
|Dumri Block population||226,006|
|Deori Block population||182,527|
|Pirtanr Block population||109,515|