Rajganj Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal
Rajganj Block of Jalpaiguri district has a total population of 373,776 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 193,185 are males while 180,591 are females. In 2011 there were a total 82,038 families residing in Rajganj Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Rajganj Block is 935.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 49% people live in Urban areas while 51% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 71.5% while that in rural areas is 72.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Rajganj Block is 947 while that of Rural areas is 923.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rajganj Block is 48038 which is 13% of the total population. There are 24637 male children and 23401 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rajganj Block is 950 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Rajganj Block.
The total literacy rate of Rajganj Block is 72.08%. The male literacy rate is 68.51% and the female literacy rate is 56.73% in Rajganj Block.
To facilitate the administration, Rajganj Block is further divided into 3 towns and 26 villages.
Rajganj Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Rajganj Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||48,038||24,637||23,401|
Caste-wise Population - Rajganj Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.1% of total population in Rajganj Block of West Bengal.
Religion-wise Population - Rajganj Block
|No Religion Specified||511||(0.14%)||262||249|
Literacy Rate - Rajganj Block
Average literacy rate of Rajganj Block in 2011 were 72.08% in which, male and female literacy were 78.52% and 65.18% respectively. Total literate in Rajganj Block were 234,799 of which male and female were 132,348 and 102,451 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Rajganj Block
The Sex Ratio of Rajganj Block is 935 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 935 females in Rajganj Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 950 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Rajganj Block.
Child Population - Rajganj Block
According to Census 2011, there were 48,038 children between age 0 to 6 years in Rajganj Block. Out of which 48,038 were male while 48,038 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Rajganj Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 40,894 families under Rajganj Block living in urban areas while 40,894 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 49% of total population of Rajganj Block lives in Urban areas while 51% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 23,833 while that in rural regions is 24,205.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||48,038||23,833||24,205|
Working Population - Rajganj Block
In Rajganj Block out of total population, 140,212 were engaged in work activities. 79.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 140,212 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,037 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13,041 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Rajganj Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Rajganj Block in Jalpaiguri district.
|Mal Block population||299,556|
|Matiali Block population||117,540|
|Nagrakata Block population||127,397|
|Madarihat Block population||202,026|
|Kalchini Block population||298,458|
|Kumargram Block population||199,609|
|Alipurduar - I Block population||216,931|
|Alipurduar - II Block population||218,272|
|Falakata Block population||290,722|
|Dhupguri Block population||414,854|
Rajganj Block Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Rajganj, West Bengal - Wikipedia