Nawada is a Block positioned in Nawada district in Bihar. Placed in urban area of Bihar, it is one among the 14 blocks of Nawada district. According to the administration records, the block code of Nawada is 500. The block has 72 villages and there are total 34812 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nawada's population is 223462. Out of this, 115979 are males whereas the females count 107483 here. This block has 40105 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 20685 are boys and 19420 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nawada block is 49%. 110060 out of total 223462 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 57% as 66317 males out of total 115979 are educated however female literacy rate is 40% as 43743 out of total 107483 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Nawada block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 113402 out of total 223462 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 49662 males out of total 115979 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 59% and 63740 out of total 107483 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Nawada block is 80003 yet 143459 are non-working. And out of 80003 employed person 18350 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.