Debitola is a Block located in Kokrajhar district in Assam. Located in rural part of Assam, it is one among the 11 blocks of Kokrajhar district. As per the government register, the block code of Debitola is 8. The block has 143 villages and there are total 10795 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Debitola's population is 52321. Out of this, 26534 are males whereas the females count 25787 here. This block has 8982 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 4564 are boys and 4418 are girls.
Literacy rate in Debitola block is 48%. 25321 out of total 52321 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 52% as 13880 males out of total 26534 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 44% as 11441 out of total 25787 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Debitola block is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 27000 out of total 52321 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 12654 males out of total 26534 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 55% and 14346 out of total 25787 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Debitola block is 23104 however 29217 are non-working. And out of 23104 employed individual 10773 individuals are totally dependent on agriculture.