Begusarai District

Begusarai is one of the 38 districts in Bihar. It is one of the 6 districts of Munger division. The head quarter of the district is Begusarai . It has 18 blocks. The total population of the district is 2,349,366 and the area is 1,918 sqkm. Wheat, Maize, Chili and Peppe are the main agricultural crops. Fertilizer Factory, Thermal Power Station and Petro-Chemicals are the main industry. Ganga and Kamla are the main river. The literacy rate is 47.98% . The female literacy rate is 35.64% . The male literacy rate is 59.13% .
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- Begusarai District Block List

- Begusarai District Demography Details - Census 2001

The number of households in Begusarai is 404,656. Out of which rural household is 387,729 and the urban household is 16,927.
Female to male ratio of Begusarai is 91.18%. 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 87.04% compared to rural female to male ratio of 91.38%.

Urban Rural Household

Gender Distribution

Rural Gender Distribution

Urban Gender Distribution

- BegusaraiDistrict Literacy Details - Census 2001

The literacy rate of the district is 47.98% 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 35.64% compared to male literacy rate of 59.13%. The rural literacy rate is 46.46% compared to urban literacy rate of 77.73%. The rural female literacy rate is 33.96% compared to urban female literacy rate of 69.39%. The rural male literacy rate is 57.79% compared to urban male literacy rate of 84.93%.


Literacy Comparision

- BegusaraiDistrict Working Population Details - Census 2001

The total working population is 39.93% of the total population. 57.82% of the men are working population . 20.13% of the women are working population. The main working population is 30.59% of the total population. 48.74% of the men are main working population . 10.5% of the women are main working population. While the marginal working population is 9.34% of the total population. 9.08% of the men are marginal working population. 9.63% of the women are marginal working population. The total non working population is 60.07% of the total population. 42.18% of the men are non working population. 79.87% of the women are non working population.

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