Sheohar District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Sheohar, a district of Bihar has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Bihar. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Sheohar District of Bihar.

In 2011, Sheohar had population of 656,246 of which male and female were 346,673 and 309,573 respectively. In 2001 census, Sheohar had a population of 515,961 of which males were 273,680 and remaining 242,281 were females. Sheohar District population constituted 0.63 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Sheohar District was at 0.62 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 27.19 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Sheohar District recorded increase of 36.16 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Sheohar Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 656,246 515,961
Male 346,673 273,680
Female 309,573 242,281
Population Growth 27.19% 36.16%
Area Sq. Km 349 349
Density/km2 1,880 1,478
Proportion to Bihar Population 0.63% 0.62%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 893 885
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 929 916
Average Literacy 53.78 35.27
Male Literacy 61.31 45.28
Female Literacy 45.26 23.86
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 128,698 106,442
Male Population (0-6 Age) 66,728 55,551
Female Population (0-6 Age) 61,970 50,891
Literates 283,698 144,444
Male Literates 171,645 98,775
Female Literates 112,053 45,669
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.61% 20.63%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.25% 20.30%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 20.02% 21.00%

Sheohar District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Sheohar district for 2011 is 1,880 people per sq. km. In 2001, Sheohar district density was at 1,478 people per sq. km. Sheohar district administers 349 square kilometers of areas.

Sheohar Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Sheohar in 2011 were 53.78 compared to 35.27 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 61.31 and 45.26 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 45.28 and 23.86 in Sheohar District. Total literate in Sheohar District were 283,698 of which male and female were 171,645 and 112,053 respectively. In 2001, Sheohar District had 144,444 in its district.

Sheohar Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Sheohar, it stood at 893 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 885. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 929 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 916 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Sheohar Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Sheohar. There were total 128,698 children under age of 0-6 against 106,442 of 2001 census. Of total 128,698 male and female were 66,728 and 61,970 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 929 compared to 916 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 19.61 percent of Sheohar District compared to 20.63 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.02 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Sheohar Houseless Census

In 2011, total 43 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Sheohar district of Bihar. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 179. This approx 0.03% of total population of Sheohar district.

Sheohar Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 552,492 84.19 %
Muslims 99,342 15.14 %
Christian 522 0.08 %
Sikh 216 0.03 %
Buddhist 73 0.01 %
Jain 52 0.01 %
Others 44 0.01 %
Not Stated 3,505 0.53 %

Sheohar Population 2015

What is the population of Sheohar in 2015? The fact is, last census for Sheohar district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Sheohar district situated in Bihar. As per 2011, Sheohar population is 656,246

Sheohar District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Sheohar population for 2011 census, 4.28 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 28,116 people lives in urban areas of which males are 14,881 and females are 13,235. Sex Ratio in urban region of Sheohar district is 889 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Sheohar district was 943 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 5,399 of which males and females were 2,778 and 2,621. This child population figure of Sheohar district is 18.67 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Sheohar district as per census 2011 is 61.96 % of which males and females are 70.10 % and 52.68 % literates respectively. In actual number 14,075 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 8,484 and 5,591 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 95.72 % population of Sheohar districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Sheohar district population living in rural areas is 628,130 of which males and females are 331,792 and 296,338 respectively. In rural areas of Sheohar district, sex ratio is 893 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Sheohar district is considered, figure is 928 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 123,299 in rural areas of which males were 63,950 and females were 59,349. The child population comprises 19.27 % of total rural population of Sheohar district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Sheohar district is 53.41 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 60.92 and 44.92 percent respectively. In total, 269,623 people were literate of which males and females were 163,161 and 106,462 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 95.72 % 4.28 %
Total Population 628,130 28,116
Male Population 331,792 14,881
Female Population 296,338 13,235
Sex Ratio 893 889
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 928 943
Child Population (0-6) 123,299 5,399
Male Child(0-6) 63,950 2,778
Female Child(0-6) 59,349 2,621
Child Percentage (0-6) 19.63 % 19.20 %
Male Child Percentage 19.27 % 18.67 %
Female Child Percentage 20.03 % 19.80 %
Literates 269,623 14,075
Male Literates 163,161 8,484
Female Literates 106,462 5,591
Average Literacy 53.41 % 61.96 %
Male Literacy 60.92 % 70.10 %
Female Literacy 44.92 % 52.68 %

City/Metros in Sheohar District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Sheohar District
Cities inside Sheohar District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Sheohar District

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