Parajang Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhenkanal district, Odisha
Parajang Block of Dhenkanal district has a total population of 164,482 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 83,880 are males while 80,602 are females. In 2011 there were a total 38,920 families residing in Parajang Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Parajang Block is 961.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 3.9% people live in Urban areas while 96.1% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 92.1% while that in rural areas is 76.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Parajang Block is 798 while that of Rural areas is 968.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Parajang Block is 18273 which is 11% of the total population. There are 9789 male children and 8484 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Parajang Block is 867 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 961 ) of Parajang Block.
The total literacy rate of Parajang Block is 77.1%. The male literacy rate is 75.68% and the female literacy rate is 61.1% in Parajang Block.
To facilitate the administration, Parajang Block is further divided into 1 town and 132 villages.
Parajang Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Parajang Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||18,273||9,789||8,484|
Caste-wise Population - Parajang Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 12% of total population in Parajang Block of Odisha.
Religion-wise Population - Parajang Block
|No Religion Specified||142||(0.09%)||76||66|
Literacy Rate - Parajang Block
Average literacy rate of Parajang Block in 2011 were 77.1% in which, male and female literacy were 85.68% and 68.28% respectively. Total literate in Parajang Block were 112,728 of which male and female were 63,484 and 49,244 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Parajang Block
The Sex Ratio of Parajang Block is 961 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 961 females in Parajang Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 867 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 961 ) of Parajang Block.
Child Population - Parajang Block
According to Census 2011, there were 18,273 children between age 0 to 6 years in Parajang Block. Out of which 18,273 were male while 18,273 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Parajang Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 1,126 families under Parajang Block living in urban areas while 1,126 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 3.9% of total population of Parajang Block lives in Urban areas while 96.1% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 519 while that in rural regions is 17,754.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||18,273||519||17,754|
Working Population - Parajang Block
In Parajang Block out of total population, 61,925 were engaged in work activities. 54% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 61,925 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,895 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,139 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Parajang Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Parajang Block in Dhenkanal district.
|Kamakshyanagar Block population||117,096|
|Kankadahad Block population||61,222|
|Bhuban Block population||101,051|
|Gandia Block population||104,442|
|Nihalprasad Block population||53,452|
|Tumusingha Block population||53,802|
|Motunga Block population||62,014|
|Bhusan Steel Limited Block population||26,821|
|Balimi Block population||47,592|
|Hindol Block population||44,159|