Kharagpur - I Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Paschim Medinipur district, West Bengal
Kharagpur - I Block of Paschim Medinipur district has a total population of 258,040 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 131,073 are males while 126,967 are females. In 2011 there were a total 58,335 families residing in Kharagpur - I Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Kharagpur - I Block is 969.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 35.7% people live in Urban areas while 64.3% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82% while that in rural areas is 74.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kharagpur - I Block is 977 while that of Rural areas is 964.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kharagpur - I Block is 28677 which is 11% of the total population. There are 14585 male children and 14092 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kharagpur - I Block is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 969 ) of Kharagpur - I Block.
The total literacy rate of Kharagpur - I Block is 77.06%. The male literacy rate is 74.91% and the female literacy rate is 61.87% in Kharagpur - I Block.
To facilitate the administration, Kharagpur - I Block is further divided into 2 towns and 268 villages.
Kharagpur - I Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kharagpur - I Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||28,677||14,585||14,092|
Caste-wise Population - Kharagpur - I Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.5% of total population in Kharagpur - I Block of West Bengal.
Religion-wise Population - Kharagpur - I Block
|No Religion Specified||1,259||(0.49%)||587||672|
Literacy Rate - Kharagpur - I Block
Average literacy rate of Kharagpur - I Block in 2011 were 77.06% in which, male and female literacy were 84.29% and 69.6% respectively. Total literate in Kharagpur - I Block were 176,744 of which male and female were 98,187 and 78,557 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Kharagpur - I Block
The Sex Ratio of Kharagpur - I Block is 969 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 969 females in Kharagpur - I Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 969 ) of Kharagpur - I Block.
Child Population - Kharagpur - I Block
According to Census 2011, there were 28,677 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kharagpur - I Block. Out of which 28,677 were male while 28,677 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Kharagpur - I Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 21,047 families under Kharagpur - I Block living in urban areas while 21,047 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 35.7% of total population of Kharagpur - I Block lives in Urban areas while 64.3% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 8,458 while that in rural regions is 20,219.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||28,677||8,458||20,219|
Working Population - Kharagpur - I Block
In Kharagpur - I Block out of total population, 97,883 were engaged in work activities. 75.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97,883 workers engaged in Main Work, 6,975 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,659 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Kharagpur - I Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Kharagpur - I Block in Paschim Medinipur district.
|Kharagpur - II Block population||183,440|
|Sankrail Block population||115,418|
|Debra Block population||288,619|
|Nayagram Block population||142,199|
|Pingla Block population||194,809|
|Gopiballavpur - I Block population||108,254|
|Sabang Block population||270,492|
|Gopiballavpur - II Block population||104,996|
|Narayangarh Block population||302,620|
|Jamboni Block population||113,197|
Kharagpur - I Block Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Kharagpur - I, West Bengal - Wikipedia