Nagrakata Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal

Nagrakata Block of Jalpaiguri district has total population of 127,397 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 64,133 are males while 63,264 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,274 families residing in Nagrakata Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Nagrakata Block is 986.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Nagrakata Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 61.3% and the sex ratio of Nagrakata Block is 986.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nagrakata Block is 16991 which is 13% of the total population. There are 8624 male children and 8367 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nagrakata Block is 970 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Nagrakata Block.

The total literacy rate of Nagrakata Block is 61.27%. The male literacy rate is 61.03% and the female literacy rate is 45.06% in Nagrakata Block.

Population
127,397
Literacy
61.27%
Sex Ratio
986

To facilitate the administration, Nagrakata Block is further divided into 34 villages.

Nagrakata Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 16,991 8,624 8,367
Literacy 61.27% 61.03% 45.06%
Scheduled Caste 17,626 8,984 8,642
Scheduled Tribe 62,624 31,107 31,517
Illiterate 59,751 24,995 34,756

Caste-wise Population - Nagrakata Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 49.2% of total population in Nagrakata Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 17,626 8,984 8,642
Schedule Tribe 62,624 31,107 31,517

Religion-wise Population - Nagrakata Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 101,798 (79.91%) 51,304 50,494
Muslim 9,901 (7.77%) 5,083 4,818
Christian 9,391 (7.37%) 4,613 4,778
Sikh 37 (0.03%) 21 16
Buddhist 2,763 (2.17%) 1,360 1,403
Jain 15 (0.01%) 7 8
Other Religion 3,307 (2.6%) 1,642 1,665
No Religion Specified 185 (0.15%) 103 82

Literacy Rate - Nagrakata Block

Average literacy rate of Nagrakata Block in 2011 were 61.27% in which, male and female literacy were 70.51% and 51.93% respectively. Total literate in Nagrakata Block were 67,646 of which male and female were 39,138 and 28,508 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nagrakata Block

The Sex Ratio of Nagrakata Block is 986 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 986 females in Nagrakata Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 970 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 986 ) of Nagrakata Block.


Child Population - Nagrakata Block

According to Census 2011, there were 16,991 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nagrakata Block. Out of which 16,991 were male while 16,991 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nagrakata Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Nagrakata Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Nagrakata Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 16,991.

Total Urban Rural
Population 127,397 0 127,397
Children (0 - 6 years) 16,991 0 16,991
Schedule Caste 17,626 0 17,626
Schedule Tribe 62,624 0 62,624
Literacy 61.27% - 61.27%
Sex Ratio 986 - 986

Working Population - Nagrakata Block

In Nagrakata Block out of total population, 48,565 were engaged in work activities. 71.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 48,565 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,380 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,883 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 34,509 22,799 11,710
Cultivators 3,380 2,907 473
Agriculture Labourer 3,883 3,094 789
Household Industries 296 227 69
Other Workers 26,950 16,571 10,379
Marginal Workers 14,056 7,385 6,671
Non Working 78,832 33,949 44,883

Nagrakata Block Map


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