Nardiganj is a Block positioned in Nawada district in Bihar. Situated in rural region of Bihar, it is one of the 14 blocks of Nawada district. As per the government register, the block code of Nardiganj is 499. The block has 55 villages and there are total 18515 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nardiganj's population is 124716. Out of this, 64390 are males while the females count 60326 here. This block has 22520 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 11552 are boys and 10968 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Nardiganj block is 45%. 56336 out of total 124716 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 54% as 34971 males out of total 64390 are educated while female literacy rate is 35% as 21365 out of total 60326 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Nardiganj block is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 68380 out of total 124716 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 45% as 29419 males out of total 64390 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 64% and 38961 out of total 60326 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Nardiganj block is 51266 still 73450 are un-employed. And out of 51266 employed people 10162 persons are entirely dependent on farming.