Rajpur Community Development Block, with population of about 75 thousand is Rohtas district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Rohtas district of the state Bihar in India. There are 36 villages in the sub district, among them Rajpur is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Patkhaulia is the least populous village with population of 165. Sianwak is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 8 km2 and Harbanspur is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 75 thousand people, among them about 39 thousand (52%) are male and about 36 thousand (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajpur community development block is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

100% population of Rajpur community development block live in the Rajpur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 75,213 62,232 12,964 17 12,993
Male 39,280 32,445 6,822 13 6,759
Female 35,933 29,787 6,142 4 6,234

Most populated Villages in Rajpur

Villages
Name Population
Rajpur 11780
Sianwak 8189
Tarawan 3891
Barana 3031
Pararia 2824
Rajandih 2761
Rutawan 2758
Sakhara 2515
Pakari 2408
Mangraulia 2111

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 908 in Muslims are 967.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 75,213 67,783 6,859 38 4 1 1 0 527
Male 39,280 35,518 3,487 20 4 0 1 0 250
Female 35,933 32,265 3,372 18 0 1 0 0 277

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 918, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 308. There are 922 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Rajpur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Patkhaulia 1089
Mangraulia 1005
Harbanspur 1000
Bhaluahi 988
Chhanha 979
Baraicha 970
Suara 958
Rajandih 957
Misraulia 955
Amarpur 954

Literacy

Total about 47 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 28 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajpur is 76%. 86% of male and 65% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Rajpur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Bhaluahi 90
Nawadih 89
Gurdihin 87
Baranw 85
Nachania 82
Amarhi 81
Mahuari 81
Rajpur 80
Patkhaulia 80
Mangraulia 79

Workers profile

Rajpur has 31% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 15% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.5% 16.5% 14.9% 68.5%
Male 46.2% 26.6% 19.7% 53.8%
Female 15.3% 5.5% 9.8% 84.7%

Biggest Villages in Rajpur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Sianwak 7.8
Rajpur 7.1
Barana 3.7
Tarawan 3.1
Suara 2.7
Kujhi 2.7
Amarpur 2.4
Mangraulia 2.3
Dhobdiha 2.3
Sakhara 2.3