Amarpur is a Block placed in Banka district in Bihar. Situated in rural area of Bihar, it is one among the 11 blocks of Banka district. According to the government register, the block code of Amarpur is 334. The block has 156 villages and there are total 38085 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Amarpur's population is 201351. Out of this, 105705 are males whereas the females count 95646 here. This block has 37791 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 19426 are boys and 18365 are girls.
Literacy rate in Amarpur block is 51%. 102901 out of total 201351 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 57% as 60406 males out of total 105705 are literate while female literacy rate is 44% as 42495 out of total 95646 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Amarpur block is 48%. Here 98450 out of total 201351 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 42% as 45299 males out of total 105705 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 55% and 53151 out of total 95646 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Amarpur block is 66990 whereas 134361 are non-working. And out of 66990 employed person 9226 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.