Ketar* Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Garhwa district, Jharkhand

Ketar* Block of Garhwa district has a total population of 50,821 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 26,518 are males while 24,303 are females. In 2011 there were a total 9,939 families residing in Ketar* Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Ketar* Block is 916.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Ketar* Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 61.3% and the sex ratio of Ketar* Block is 916.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ketar* Block is 8745 which is 17% of the total population. There are 4482 male children and 4263 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ketar* Block is 951 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 916 ) of Ketar* Block.

The total literacy rate of Ketar* Block is 61.29%. The male literacy rate is 62.72% and the female literacy rate is 37.67% in Ketar* Block.

Population
50,821
Literacy
61.29%
Sex Ratio
916

To facilitate the administration, Ketar* Block is further divided into 31 villages.

Ketar* Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 8,745 4,482 4,263
Literacy 61.29% 62.72% 37.67%
Scheduled Caste 12,075 6,297 5,778
Scheduled Tribe 6,653 3,448 3,205
Illiterate 25,033 9,885 15,148

Caste-wise Population - Ketar* Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.1% of total population in Ketar* Block of Jharkhand.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 12,075 6,297 5,778
Schedule Tribe 6,653 3,448 3,205

Religion-wise Population - Ketar* Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 48,953 (96.32%) 25,554 23,399
Muslim 1,839 (3.62%) 945 894
Christian 1 (0%) 1 0
Sikh 3 (0.01%) 2 1
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 25 (0.05%) 16 9

Literacy Rate - Ketar* Block

Average literacy rate of Ketar* Block in 2011 were 61.29% in which, male and female literacy were 75.48% and 45.68% respectively. Total literate in Ketar* Block were 25,788 of which male and female were 16,633 and 9,155 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Ketar* Block

The Sex Ratio of Ketar* Block is 916 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 916 females in Ketar* Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 951 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 916 ) of Ketar* Block.


Child Population - Ketar* Block

According to Census 2011, there were 8,745 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ketar* Block. Out of which 8,745 were male while 8,745 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Ketar* Block

As per Census 2011, there are a total 0 families under Ketar* Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Ketar* Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 0 while that in rural regions is 8,745.

Total Urban Rural
Population 50,821 0 50,821
Children (0 - 6 years) 8,745 0 8,745
Schedule Caste 12,075 0 12,075
Schedule Tribe 6,653 0 6,653
Literacy 61.29% - 61.29%
Sex Ratio 916 - 916

Working Population - Ketar* Block

In Ketar* Block out of total population, 20,910 were engaged in work activities. 27.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 20,910 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,397 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,059 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 5,754 4,003 1,751
Cultivators 2,397 1,673 724
Agriculture Labourer 2,059 1,215 844
Household Industries 78 69 9
Other Workers 1,220 1,046 174
Marginal Workers 15,156 8,728 6,428
Non Working 29,911 13,787 16,124

Nearby Blocks from Ketar* Block

Below is the list of Blocks near Ketar* Block in Garhwa district.


Ketar* Block Map


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