Vaishali District

Vaishali is one of the 38 districts in Bihar. The district is also known as Hajipur. It is one of the 6 districts of Tirhut division. The head quarter of the district is Hajipur . It has 16 blocks. The total population of the district is 2,718,421 and the area is 2,036 sqkm. Banana, Paddy, Wheat, Maize and Lentils are the main agricultural crops. Sugar Factory is the main industry. Ganga and Gandak are the main river. The literacy rate is 50.49% . The female literacy rate is 36.58% . The male literacy rate is 63.23% .
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- Vaishali District Block List



- Vaishali District Demography Details - Census 2001


The number of households in Vaishali is 412,669. Out of which rural household is 385,923 and the urban household is 26,746.
Female to male ratio of Vaishali is 92.03%. 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 88.91% compared to rural female to male ratio of 92.27%.

Urban Rural Household

Gender Distribution

Rural Gender Distribution

Urban Gender Distribution


- VaishaliDistrict Literacy Details - Census 2001


The literacy rate of the district is 50.49% 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 36.58% compared to male literacy rate of 63.23%. The rural literacy rate is 49.34% compared to urban literacy rate of 65.64%. The rural female literacy rate is 35.21% compared to urban female literacy rate of 55.09%. The rural male literacy rate is 62.32% compared to urban male literacy rate of 74.94%.

Literatcy

Literacy Comparision


- VaishaliDistrict Working Population Details - Census 2001


The total working population is 35.98% of the total population. 56.43% of the men are working population . 13.66% of the women are working population. The main working population is 28.71% of the total population. 48.82% of the men are main working population . 6.76% of the women are main working population. While the marginal working population is 7.28% of the total population. 7.62% of the men are marginal working population. 6.9% of the women are marginal working population. The total non working population is 64.02% of the total population. 43.57% of the men are non working population. 86.34% of the women are non working population.

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