Buxar District

Buxar is one of the 38 districts in Bihar. It is one of the 6 districts of Patna division. The head quarter of the district is Buxar . It has 11 blocks. The total population of the district is 1,402,396 and the area is 1,624 sqkm. Rich Paddy Fields, Wheat, Maize and Sugar Cane are the main agricultural crops. Rice and Oil Mills is the main industry. Ganga and Karmnasha are the main river. The literacy rate is 56.8% . The female literacy rate is 39.88% . The male literacy rate is 71.92% .
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- Buxar District Block List

- Buxar District Demography Details - Census 2001

The number of households in Buxar is 192,426. Out of which rural household is 174,274 and the urban household is 18,152.
Female to male ratio of Buxar is 89.94%. 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 87.07% compared to rural female to male ratio of 90.23%.

Urban Rural Household

Gender Distribution

Rural Gender Distribution

Urban Gender Distribution

- BuxarDistrict Literacy Details - Census 2001

The literacy rate of the district is 56.8% 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 39.88% compared to male literacy rate of 71.92%. The rural literacy rate is 55.04% compared to urban literacy rate of 73.64%. The rural female literacy rate is 37.53% compared to urban female literacy rate of 62.9%. The rural male literacy rate is 70.74% compared to urban male literacy rate of 82.86%.


Literacy Comparision

- BuxarDistrict Working Population Details - Census 2001

The total working population is 36.11% of the total population. 55.13% of the men are working population . 14.8% of the women are working population. The main working population is 27.01% of the total population. 45.78% of the men are main working population . 6.01% of the women are main working population. While the marginal working population is 9.09% of the total population. 9.36% of the men are marginal working population. 8.8% of the women are marginal working population. The total non working population is 63.89% of the total population. 44.87% of the men are non working population. 85.2% of the women are non working population.

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