Gaya District

Gaya is one of the 38 districts in Bihar. It is one of the 5 districts of Magadh division. The head quarter of the district is Gaya . It has 24 blocks. The total population of the district is 3,473,428 and the area is 4,976 sqkm. Paddy, Wheat, Potato and Lentils are the main agricultural crops. Oil Mills, Sugar Factory and Lac are the main industry. Phalgu is the main river. The literacy rate is 50.45% . The female literacy rate is 36.66% . The male literacy rate is 63.27% .
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- Gaya District Block List

- Gaya District Demography Details - Census 2001

The number of households in Gaya is 510,968. Out of which rural household is 444,220 and the urban household is 66,748.
Female to male ratio of Gaya is 93.81%. 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 87.84% compared to rural female to male ratio of 94.79%.

Urban Rural Household

Gender Distribution

Rural Gender Distribution

Urban Gender Distribution

- GayaDistrict Literacy Details - Census 2001

The literacy rate of the district is 50.45% 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 36.66% compared to male literacy rate of 63.27%. The rural literacy rate is 46.19% compared to urban literacy rate of 75.69%. The rural female literacy rate is 31.81% compared to urban female literacy rate of 66.75%. The rural male literacy rate is 59.74% compared to urban male literacy rate of 83.45%.


Literacy Comparision

- GayaDistrict Working Population Details - Census 2001

The total working population is 45.86% of the total population. 58.87% of the men are working population . 31.88% of the women are working population. The main working population is 35.69% of the total population. 51.46% of the men are main working population . 18.75% of the women are main working population. While the marginal working population is 10.16% of the total population. 7.41% of the men are marginal working population. 13.13% of the women are marginal working population. The total non working population is 54.14% of the total population. 41.13% of the men are non working population. 68.12% of the women are non working population.

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