Jalpaiguri Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal
Jalpaiguri Block of Jalpaiguri district has a total population of 323,445 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 166,036 are males while 157,409 are females. In 2011 there were a total 73,981 families residing in Jalpaiguri Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Jalpaiguri Block is 948.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.1% people live in Urban areas while 80.9% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.1% while that in rural areas is 72.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jalpaiguri Block is 957 while that of Rural areas is 946.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jalpaiguri Block is 38992 which is 12% of the total population. There are 19903 male children and 19089 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jalpaiguri Block is 959 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Jalpaiguri Block.
The total literacy rate of Jalpaiguri Block is 73.81%. The male literacy rate is 70.86% and the female literacy rate is 58.64% in Jalpaiguri Block.
To facilitate the administration, Jalpaiguri Block is further divided into 1 town and 28 villages.
Jalpaiguri Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jalpaiguri Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||38,992||19,903||19,089|
Caste-wise Population - Jalpaiguri Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 60.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.1% of total population in Jalpaiguri Block of West Bengal.
Religion-wise Population - Jalpaiguri Block
|No Religion Specified||111||(0.03%)||55||56|
Literacy Rate - Jalpaiguri Block
Average literacy rate of Jalpaiguri Block in 2011 were 73.81% in which, male and female literacy were 80.52% and 66.73% respectively. Total literate in Jalpaiguri Block were 209,966 of which male and female were 117,661 and 92,305 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Jalpaiguri Block
The Sex Ratio of Jalpaiguri Block is 948 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 948 females in Jalpaiguri Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 959 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 948 ) of Jalpaiguri Block.
Child Population - Jalpaiguri Block
According to Census 2011, there were 38,992 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jalpaiguri Block. Out of which 38,992 were male while 38,992 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Jalpaiguri Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 14,715 families under Jalpaiguri Block living in urban areas while 14,715 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 19.1% of total population of Jalpaiguri Block lives in Urban areas while 80.9% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 6,666 while that in rural regions is 32,326.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||38,992||6,666||32,326|
Working Population - Jalpaiguri Block
In Jalpaiguri Block out of total population, 136,454 were engaged in work activities. 74.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 136,454 workers engaged in Main Work, 23,198 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25,933 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Jalpaiguri Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Jalpaiguri Block in Jalpaiguri district.
|Maynaguri Block population||329,032|
|Dhupguri Block population||414,854|
|Falakata Block population||290,722|
|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|
Jalpaiguri Block Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Jalpaiguri, West Bengal - Wikipedia