Thakurganj Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kishanganj district, Bihar

Thakurganj Block of Kishanganj district has a total population of 291,671 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 150,180 are males while 141,491 are females. In 2011 there were a total 57,914 families residing in Thakurganj Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Thakurganj Block is 942.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 6.3% people live in Urban areas while 93.7% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.1% while that in rural areas is 49.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Thakurganj Block is 905 while that of Rural areas is 945.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thakurganj Block is 60328 which is 21% of the total population. There are 30551 male children and 29777 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thakurganj Block is 975 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Thakurganj Block.

The total literacy rate of Thakurganj Block is 51.59%. The male literacy rate is 47.63% and the female literacy rate is 33.8% in Thakurganj Block.

Population
291,671
Literacy
51.59%
Sex Ratio
942

To facilitate the administration, Thakurganj Block is further divided into 1 town and 133 villages.

Thakurganj Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 60,328 30,551 29,777
Literacy 51.59% 47.63% 33.8%
Scheduled Caste 15,106 7,797 7,309
Scheduled Tribe 15,773 7,935 7,838
Illiterate 172,321 78,647 93,674

Caste-wise Population - Thakurganj Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.4% of total population in Thakurganj Block of Bihar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 15,106 7,797 7,309
Schedule Tribe 15,773 7,935 7,838

Religion-wise Population - Thakurganj Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 102,621 (35.18%) 53,398 49,223
Muslim 186,819 (64.05%) 95,657 91,162
Christian 1,467 (0.5%) 746 721
Sikh 26 (0.01%) 19 7
Buddhist 11 (0%) 9 2
Jain 183 (0.06%) 88 95
Other Religion 8 (0%) 2 6
No Religion Specified 536 (0.18%) 261 275

Literacy Rate - Thakurganj Block

Average literacy rate of Thakurganj Block in 2011 were 51.59% in which, male and female literacy were 59.8% and 42.8% respectively. Total literate in Thakurganj Block were 119,350 of which male and female were 71,533 and 47,817 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Thakurganj Block

The Sex Ratio of Thakurganj Block is 942 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 942 females in Thakurganj Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 975 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Thakurganj Block.


Child Population - Thakurganj Block

According to Census 2011, there were 60,328 children between age 0 to 6 years in Thakurganj Block. Out of which 60,328 were male while 60,328 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Thakurganj Block

As per Census 2011, there are a total 3,767 families under Thakurganj Block living in urban areas while 3,767 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 6.3% of total population of Thakurganj Block lives in Urban areas while 93.7% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 2,935 while that in rural regions is 57,393.

Total Urban Rural
Population 291,671 18,348 273,323
Children (0 - 6 years) 60,328 2,935 57,393
Schedule Caste 15,106 1,443 13,663
Schedule Tribe 15,773 1,103 14,670
Literacy 51.59% 76.09% 49.84%
Sex Ratio 942 905 945

Working Population - Thakurganj Block

In Thakurganj Block out of total population, 101,498 were engaged in work activities. 75.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 101,498 workers engaged in Main Work, 18,686 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 46,900 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 76,337 62,952 13,385
Cultivators 18,686 16,609 2,077
Agriculture Labourer 46,900 37,644 9,256
Household Industries 1,036 646 390
Other Workers 9,715 8,053 1,662
Marginal Workers 25,161 11,098 14,063
Non Working 190,173 76,130 114,043

Nearby Blocks from Thakurganj Block

Below is the list of Blocks near Thakurganj Block in Kishanganj district.


Thakurganj Block Map


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