Golakganj is a Block placed in Kokrajhar district in Assam. Placed in rural part of Assam, it is one of the 11 blocks of Kokrajhar district. According to the government register, the block code of Golakganj is 6. The block has 8 villages and there are total 723 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Golakganj's population is 3318. Out of this, 1690 are males while the females count 1628 here. This block has 597 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 298 are boys and 299 are girls.
Literacy rate in Golakganj block is 47%. 1588 out of total 3318 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 52% as 894 males out of total 1690 are literate however female literacy rate is 42% as 694 out of total 1628 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Golakganj block is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 1730 out of total 3318 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 796 males out of total 1690 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 934 out of total 1628 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Golakganj block is 1018 still 2300 are un-employed. And out of 1018 employed person 717 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.