District-Profile

DISTRICT AT A GLANCE

Hazaribagh, Jharkhand

DISTRICT INFORMATION   Source
Total Area (Sq.Km) 4302 Census 2011
No. of Sub-Division 2  
Number of CD Blocks 16  
Number of Gram Panchayat 257  
Total villages 1336 Official Website
Inhabited villages 2001 1231 Official Website
Uninhabited villages 2001 105 Official Website
Total Household 238929 Census 2001
Total Rural HH 207367 - Do-
Total Urban HH 31562 - Do-

 

POPULATION No Percentage Source
Total population 1734005   Census 2011
Proportion to Jharkhand Population 5.26%   -Do-
Male Population 891179 51.39 -Do-
Female Population 842826 48.61 -Do-
Population of Scheduled Caste 247986 17.4 Census 2001
 Population of Scheduled Tribe 97946 6.8 -Do-
Population - Others 1082061 75.8 -Do-
Density of population (per sq.Km) 403   Census 2011
Decadal growth rate (2001-2011) 25.75   -Do-
Sex Ratio 946   -Do-
Child Sex Ratio (0-6yrs) 924   -Do-
No of Assembly Segments 4 (Barkatha, Barhi, Barkagaon, Hazaribagh)

 

Workers Male Female Total Source
Total workers 327652 193638 521290 Census 2001
Main workers 262792 66080 328872    -Do-
Marginal Workers 64860 127558 192418    -Do-
Cultivators 142119 123264 265383    -Do-
Agricultural Workers 45520 49440 94960    -Do-
Child Popualtion (0-6yrs) 142,129 131,298 273,427 Census 2011
BPL Population     161751 Census 2001

 

EDUCATION No Source
Total Literate 1,029,415 Census 2011
Male 607,854    -Do-
Female 421,580    -Do-
Literacy Rate Persons 70.48    -Do-
Literacy rate (M) 81.15    -Do-
Literacy rate (F) 59.25    -Do-
Literacy rate (Rural) (M) 55.34 Census 2001
Literacy rate (Rural) (F) 35.46 Census 2001


 

RESOURCES
Forest land (Sq.Km) 2088(34.81%)
Cultivable Land (Acres) 283710
Irrigated Area (Acres) 13368
Non – Agriculture use Land (Acres) 50250
Major Crops Wheat, Paddy, Maize, Gram, Arhar, Sarso


 

HOUSE HOLD STATUS No Percentage
Villages with Electricity 541 85.87  
Household with Piped Water Supply 13594 7%
Surface Road in Km 997  



 

GEOGRAPHICAL POSITION
North Latitude 23.5 North to 24.4 North
East Longitude 85.1 East to 85.9 East


 

 ANIMAL HUSBANDRY
Veterinary Hospitals 1- Veterinary Hospital
Veterinary Dispensaries 27- Class 1 veterinary dispensary
No. of AI Center 7



 

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION
No of Police Stations 18
Annual  Rain Fall 1262.6mm
No of Railway Stations Nil
No of Post Offices 117
No of News Papers Prabhat Khabar, Hindustan, Dainik Jagaran,  (Hindi) Hindustan Times and Telegraph (English)
No. of Banks 120 (Commercial-90, Kshetruya-17,  Central Cooperative- 10, Land Development -3)