Pakur District Population, Jharkhand - Census India 2011

Pakur is one of district of Jharkhand in India. There are 6 Taluks, 1,247 villages and 4 towns in Pakur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Pakur district has 1,82,317 households, population of 9,00,422 of which 4,52,661 are males and 4,47,761 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,77,623 which is 19.73% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Pakur district is around 989 compared to 948 which is average of Jharkhand state. The literacy rate of Pakur district is 39.19% out of which 45.73% males are literate and 32.58% females are literate. The total area of Pakur is 1,811 sq.km with population density of 497 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 92.5% of population lives in Urban area and 7.5% lives in Rural area. There are 3.16% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 42.1% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Pakur district.

Pakur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total9,00,422100%
Hindu4,10,12745.55%
Muslim3,22,96335.87%
Other religions and persuasions88,7609.86%
Christian75,8658.43%
Religion not stated1,8460.21%
Sikh3560.04%
Buddhist2830.03%
Jain2220.02%

Pakur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)18.591,792.41
Number of households13,4111,68,906
Total Population67,5128,32,910
Population (%)50.97%49.78%
Male Population34,4104,18,251
Female Population33,1024,14,659
Sex Ratio962991
Literacy (%)55.29%37.89%

List of Taluks in Pakur

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Pakur district, Jharkhand
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Pakaur3,27,915225.041457985
Maheshpur2,08,862444.61470989
Pakuria1,08,576284.433821004
Litipara1,05,701414.192551000
Hiranpur84,079173.77484978
Amrapara65,289268.96243983

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Pakur Population Facts

Number of Households1,82,317
Population9,00,422
Male Population4,52,661 (50.27%)
Female Population4,47,761 (49.73%)
Children Population1,77,623
Area1,811 km2
Population density/km2497
Sex-ratio989
Literacy39.19%
Male Literacy45.73%
Female Literacy32.58%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %42.1%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %3.16%

Map of Pakur, Jharkhand