Kursakatta is a Block placed in Araria district in Bihar. Placed in rural part of Bihar, it is one among the 9 blocks of Araria district. According to the administration register, the block number of Kursakatta is 105. The block has 67 villages and there are total 29238 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kursakatta's population is 149231. Out of this, 78008 are males while the females count 71223 here. This block has 29436 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 15082 are boys and 14354 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kursakatta block is 45%. 68172 out of total 149231 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 54% as 42212 males out of total 78008 are literate however female literacy rate is 36% as 25960 out of total 71223 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Kursakatta block is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 81059 out of total 149231 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 45% as 35796 males out of total 78008 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 63% and 45263 out of total 71223 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Kursakatta block is 61587 however 87644 are non-working. And out of 61587 employed individual 9312 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.