Kumargram Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal
Kumargram Block of Jalpaiguri district has a total population of 199,609 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 102,592 are males while 97,017 are females. In 2011 there were a total 44,997 families residing in Kumargram Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Kumargram Block is 946.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12.8% people live in Urban areas while 87.2% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.7% while that in rural areas is 69.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kumargram Block is 945 while that of Rural areas is 946.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kumargram Block is 23771 which is 12% of the total population. There are 12184 male children and 11587 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kumargram Block is 951 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 946 ) of Kumargram Block.
The total literacy rate of Kumargram Block is 72.42%. The male literacy rate is 69.4% and the female literacy rate is 57.86% in Kumargram Block.
To facilitate the administration, Kumargram Block is further divided into 3 towns and 53 villages.
Kumargram Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kumargram Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||23,771||12,184||11,587|
Caste-wise Population - Kumargram Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 30% of total population in Kumargram Block of West Bengal.
Religion-wise Population - Kumargram Block
|No Religion Specified||410||(0.21%)||254||156|
Literacy Rate - Kumargram Block
Average literacy rate of Kumargram Block in 2011 were 72.42% in which, male and female literacy were 78.76% and 65.71% respectively. Total literate in Kumargram Block were 127,335 of which male and female were 71,202 and 56,133 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Kumargram Block
The Sex Ratio of Kumargram Block is 946 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 946 females in Kumargram Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 951 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 946 ) of Kumargram Block.
Child Population - Kumargram Block
According to Census 2011, there were 23,771 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kumargram Block. Out of which 23,771 were male while 23,771 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Kumargram Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 5,997 families under Kumargram Block living in urban areas while 5,997 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 12.8% of total population of Kumargram Block lives in Urban areas while 87.2% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 2,385 while that in rural regions is 21,386.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||23,771||2,385||21,386|
Working Population - Kumargram Block
In Kumargram Block out of total population, 79,099 were engaged in work activities. 68.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 79,099 workers engaged in Main Work, 10,113 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12,136 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Kumargram Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Kumargram Block in Jalpaiguri district.
|Kalchini Block population||298,458|
|Alipurduar - I Block population||216,931|
|Alipurduar - II Block population||218,272|
|Madarihat Block population||202,026|
|Falakata Block population||290,722|
|Nagrakata Block population||127,397|
|Dhupguri Block population||414,854|
|Matiali Block population||117,540|
|Maynaguri Block population||329,032|
|Mal Block population||299,556|
Kumargram Block Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Kumargram, West Bengal - Wikipedia