Sheikhpura District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Sheikhpura, 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 Sheikhpura District of Bihar.

In 2011, Sheikhpura had population of 636,342 of which male and female were 329,743 and 306,599 respectively. In 2001 census, Sheikhpura had a population of 525,502 of which males were 273,992 and remaining 251,510 were females. Sheikhpura District population constituted 0.61 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Sheikhpura District was at 0.63 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 21.09 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Sheikhpura District recorded increase of 24.96 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Sheikhpura Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 636,342 525,502
Male 329,743 273,992
Female 306,599 251,510
Population Growth 21.09% 24.96%
Area Sq. Km 689 689
Density/km2 924 763
Proportion to Bihar Population 0.61% 0.63%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 930 918
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 940 955
Average Literacy 63.86 48.60
Male Literacy 73.56 61.94
Female Literacy 53.40 33.92
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 121,647 109,782
Male Population (0-6 Age) 62,710 56,164
Female Population (0-6 Age) 58,937 53,618
Literates 328,676 202,035
Male Literates 196,431 134,917
Female Literates 132,245 67,118
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.12% 20.89%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.02% 20.50%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.22% 21.32%

Sheikhpura District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Sheikhpura district for 2011 is 924 people per sq. km. In 2001, Sheikhpura district density was at 763 people per sq. km. Sheikhpura district administers 689 square kilometers of areas.

Sheikhpura Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Sheikhpura in 2011 were 63.86 compared to 48.60 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 73.56 and 53.40 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 61.94 and 33.92 in Sheikhpura District. Total literate in Sheikhpura District were 328,676 of which male and female were 196,431 and 132,245 respectively. In 2001, Sheikhpura District had 202,035 in its district.

Sheikhpura Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Sheikhpura, it stood at 930 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 918. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 940 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 955 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Sheikhpura Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Sheikhpura. There were total 121,647 children under age of 0-6 against 109,782 of 2001 census. Of total 121,647 male and female were 62,710 and 58,937 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 940 compared to 955 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 19.12 percent of Sheikhpura District compared to 20.89 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.77 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Sheikhpura Houseless Census

In 2011, total 64 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Sheikhpura district of Bihar. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 295. This approx 0.05% of total population of Sheikhpura district.

Sheikhpura Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 596,102 93.68 %
Muslims 37,653 5.92 %
Christian 313 0.05 %
Sikh 75 0.01 %
Buddhist 41 0.01 %
Jain 43 0.01 %
Others 31 0.00 %
Not Stated 2,084 0.33 %

Sheikhpura Population 2015

What is the population of Sheikhpura in 2015? The fact is, last census for Sheikhpura district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Sheikhpura district situated in Bihar. As per 2011, Sheikhpura population is 636,342

Sheikhpura District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Sheikhpura population for 2011 census, 17.13 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 109,002 people lives in urban areas of which males are 57,383 and females are 51,619. Sex Ratio in urban region of Sheikhpura district is 900 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Sheikhpura district was 910 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 18,597 of which males and females were 9,735 and 8,862. This child population figure of Sheikhpura district is 16.96 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Sheikhpura district as per census 2011 is 70.99 % of which males and females are 78.30 % and 62.85 % literates respectively. In actual number 64,181 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 37,307 and 26,874 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 82.87 % population of Sheikhpura districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Sheikhpura district population living in rural areas is 527,340 of which males and females are 272,360 and 254,980 respectively. In rural areas of Sheikhpura district, sex ratio is 936 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Sheikhpura district is considered, figure is 945 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 103,050 in rural areas of which males were 52,975 and females were 50,075. The child population comprises 19.45 % of total rural population of Sheikhpura district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Sheikhpura district is 62.34 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 72.53 and 51.42 percent respectively. In total, 264,495 people were literate of which males and females were 159,124 and 105,371 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 82.87 % 17.13 %
Total Population 527,340 109,002
Male Population 272,360 57,383
Female Population 254,980 51,619
Sex Ratio 936 900
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 945 910
Child Population (0-6) 103,050 18,597
Male Child(0-6) 52,975 9,735
Female Child(0-6) 50,075 8,862
Child Percentage (0-6) 19.54 % 17.06 %
Male Child Percentage 19.45 % 16.96 %
Female Child Percentage 19.64 % 17.17 %
Literates 264,495 64,181
Male Literates 159,124 37,307
Female Literates 105,371 26,874
Average Literacy 62.34 % 70.99 %
Male Literacy 72.53 % 78.30 %
Female Literacy 51.42 % 62.85 %

City/Metros in Sheikhpura District

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

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