Bhojpur District

Bhojpur is one of the 38 districts in Bihar. The district is also known as Arrah and Ara. It is one of the 6 districts of Patna division. The head quarter of the district is Bhojpur . It has 14 blocks. The total population of the district is 2,243,144 and the area is 2,474 sqkm. Rich Paddy Fields, Wheat and Maize are the main agricultural crops. Rice and Oil Mills is the main industry. Ganga and Sone are the main river. The literacy rate is 58.96% . The female literacy rate is 41.8% . The male literacy rate is 74.29% .
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- Bhojpur District Block List



- Bhojpur District Demography Details - Census 2001


The number of households in Bhojpur is 321,192. Out of which rural household is 278,627 and the urban household is 42,565.
Female to male ratio of Bhojpur is 90.16%. Female to male ratio of the district is less than state's female to male ratio 91.93%. It is unsatisfactory and the people should drive some campaign to improve this. Urban female to male ratio of the district is 84.28% compared to rural female to male ratio of 91.15%.

Urban Rural Household

Gender Distribution

Rural Gender Distribution

Urban Gender Distribution


- BhojpurDistrict Literacy Details - Census 2001


The literacy rate of the district is 58.96% compared to the literacy rate of state 47%. The literacy rate of the district is better than state literacy rate. The rate of literacy is satisfactory. . The female literacy rate is 41.8% compared to male literacy rate of 74.29%. The rural literacy rate is 56.84% compared to urban literacy rate of 71.55%. The rural female literacy rate is 38.5% compared to urban female literacy rate of 62.36%. The rural male literacy rate is 73.43% compared to urban male literacy rate of 79.18%.

Literatcy

Literacy Comparision


- BhojpurDistrict Working Population Details - Census 2001


The total working population is 35.93% of the total population. 54.1% of the men are working population . 15.57% of the women are working population. The main working population is 27.03% of the total population. 45.13% of the men are main working population . 6.76% of the women are main working population. While the marginal working population is 8.9% of the total population. 8.97% of the men are marginal working population. 8.82% of the women are marginal working population. The total non working population is 64.07% of the total population. 45.9% of the men are non working population. 84.43% of the women are non working population.

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