Topchanchi Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Dhanbad district, Jharkhand

Topchanchi Block of Dhanbad district has total population of 163,342 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 84,974 are males while 78,368 are females. In 2011 there were total 31,207 families residing in Topchanchi Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Topchanchi Block is 922.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 31.4% people lives in Urban areas while 68.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81% while that in the rural areas is 70.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Topchanchi Block is 919 while that of Rural areas is 924.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Topchanchi Block is 23939 which is 15% of the total population. There are 12553 male children and 11386 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Topchanchi Block is 907 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Topchanchi Block.

The total literacy rate of Topchanchi Block is 74.1%. The male literacy rate is 72.55% and the female literacy rate is 53.15% in Topchanchi Block.

Population
163,342
Literacy
74.1%
Sex Ratio
922

To facilitate the administration, Topchanchi Block is further divided into 4 towns and 113 villages.

Topchanchi Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 23,939 12,553 11,386
Literacy 74.1% 72.55% 53.15%
Scheduled Caste 19,346 9,949 9,397
Scheduled Tribe 10,465 5,355 5,110
Illiterate 60,041 23,323 36,718

Caste-wise Population - Topchanchi Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.4% of total population in Topchanchi Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 19,346 9,949 9,397
Schedule Tribe 10,465 5,355 5,110

Religion-wise Population - Topchanchi Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 124,805 (76.41%) 64,976 59,829
Muslim 33,900 (20.75%) 17,606 16,294
Christian 742 (0.45%) 367 375
Sikh 380 (0.23%) 204 176
Buddhist 7 (0%) 4 3
Jain 5 (0%) 3 2
Other Religion 3,367 (2.06%) 1,741 1,626
No Religion Specified 136 (0.08%) 73 63

Literacy Rate - Topchanchi Block

Average literacy rate of Topchanchi Block in 2011 were 74.1% in which, male and female literacy were 85.13% and 62.18% respectively. Total literate in Topchanchi Block were 103,301 of which male and female were 61,651 and 41,650 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Topchanchi Block

The Sex Ratio of Topchanchi Block is 922 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 922 females in Topchanchi Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 907 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Topchanchi Block.


Child Population - Topchanchi Block

According to Census 2011, there were 23,939 children between age 0 to 6 years in Topchanchi Block. Out of which 23,939 were male while 23,939 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Topchanchi Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 10,015 families under Topchanchi Block living in urban areas while 10,015 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 31.4% of total population of Topchanchi Block lives in Urban areas while 68.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,010 while that in rural region is 16,929.

Total Urban Rural
Population 163,342 51,360 111,982
Children (0 - 6 years) 23,939 7,010 16,929
Schedule Caste 19,346 6,183 13,163
Schedule Tribe 10,465 1,322 9,143
Literacy 74.1% 80.99% 70.89%
Sex Ratio 922 919 924

Working Population - Topchanchi Block

In Topchanchi Block out of total population, 54,855 were engaged in work activities. 50.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 54,855 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,062 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,606 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 27,676 23,646 4,030
Cultivators 3,062 2,161 901
Agriculture Labourer 2,606 1,988 618
Household Industries 1,086 769 317
Other Workers 20,922 18,728 2,194
Marginal Workers 27,179 16,350 10,829
Non Working 108,487 44,978 63,509

Topchanchi Block Map


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