Sherghati Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Gaya district, Bihar
Sherghati Block of Gaya district has a total population of 155,425 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 80,310 are males while 75,115 are females. In 2011 there were a total 24,942 families residing in Sherghati Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Sherghati Block is 935.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 26.2% people live in Urban areas while 73.8% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 74.3% while that in rural areas is 59.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sherghati Block is 921 while that of Rural areas is 941.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sherghati Block is 28164 which is 18% of the total population. There are 14212 male children and 13952 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sherghati Block is 982 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Sherghati Block.
The total literacy rate of Sherghati Block is 63.77%. The male literacy rate is 58.44% and the female literacy rate is 45.56% in Sherghati Block.
To facilitate the administration, Sherghati Block is further divided into 1 town and 86 villages.
Sherghati Block Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sherghati Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||28,164||14,212||13,952|
Caste-wise Population - Sherghati Block
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sherghati Block of Bihar.
Religion-wise Population - Sherghati Block
|No Religion Specified||266||(0.17%)||137||129|
Literacy Rate - Sherghati Block
Average literacy rate of Sherghati Block in 2011 were 63.77% in which, male and female literacy were 71.01% and 55.95% respectively. Total literate in Sherghati Block were 81,156 of which male and female were 46,934 and 34,222 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Sherghati Block
The Sex Ratio of Sherghati Block is 935 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 935 females in Sherghati Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 982 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 935 ) of Sherghati Block.
Child Population - Sherghati Block
According to Census 2011, there were 28,164 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sherghati Block. Out of which 28,164 were male while 28,164 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Sherghati Block
As per Census 2011, there are a total 6,113 families under Sherghati Block living in urban areas while 6,113 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 26.2% of total population of Sherghati Block lives in Urban areas while 73.8% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 6,514 while that in rural regions is 21,650.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||28,164||6,514||21,650|
Working Population - Sherghati Block
In Sherghati Block out of total population, 56,507 were engaged in work activities. 55% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 56,507 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,782 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11,975 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Blocks from Sherghati Block
Below is the list of Blocks near Sherghati Block in Gaya district.
|Dobhi Block population||155,413|
|Dumaria Block population||128,699|
|Bodh Gaya Block population||236,243|
|Imamganj Block population||192,812|
|Banke Bazar Block population||129,624|
|Tan Kuppa Block population||124,940|
|Wazirganj Block population||221,731|
|Amas Block population||105,027|
|Fatehpur Block population||235,612|
|Gurua Block population||184,286|